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L. A. Cafe

5815 Dixie Hwy, Waterford, MI 48329-1524
+1 248-623-1610
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“la cafe” (2 reviews)
“mill inn” (2 reviews)
“unique place” (2 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
5815 Dixie Hwy, Waterford, MI 48329-1524
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Reviewed June 23, 2018

We tried L A Cafe for a late breakfast. Service was lousy. Had to wait and wait for server to stop by. Had to ask for water, coffee refills, straws. Had to wait a LONG time for food to come out. The turkey sausage was...More

Thank MIMaryandSteve
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Local favorite for artistically designed meals. Excellent coffee bar. Local artists also sell things here.

Thank R M
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

I’ve literally been coming here for over 20 years and love it just as much as I did at 15. Great food, great service. The good mother is my favorite and the bread amazing. Worth it!

Thank Jessika W
Reviewed May 22, 2018

Went here for lunch and three of the five of us have particular diets/allergies that cause us to order uniquely. Not an issue here! They are very accommodating and made sure everything was just how we wanted it when the food was brought out. Only...More

Thank JenG1234
Reviewed February 11, 2018

This place is usually busy on weekends, it's small so they don't have alot of staff. Always a good idea to carry the it's all good vibe with you since the place resonates of this itself. The food is never a let down. Usually for...More

Thank steve w
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

You know, whenever we go here we always ask ourselves why we don’t come more often. The food is fresh, and very tasty. Great options for various dietary needs. Service is a bit slow, but that’s because they make it all to order. There are...More

Thank ajilly87
Reviewed October 18, 2017

LA Cafe is a great place to go for breakfast on the weekend. They offer generous portions and lots of healthy options as well as options for those with dietary restrictions. The decor is really fun and whimsical. Very much a coffee house vibe here....More

1  Thank Kristen S
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

This place is so good that we didn't bother trying another place for breakfast. Both days that we stayed at the Olde Mill Inn, we just walked over to this little restaurant and had delicious meals both days. I enjoyed The Garden scromlette both days....More

1  Thank Kelli S
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

Good food and friendly atmosphere! The memorabilia on the walls is great. They also have an outside seating for those nice days.

1  Thank John F
Reviewed August 5, 2017

Good food, good coffee and great hippie atmosphere! The staff was also very friendly and professional.

1  Thank Daydream806082
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Katleen C
August 14, 2016|
Response from QuiltGuppy | Reviewed this property |
They have a few vegan options such as hummus and a few salads; however, more of their dishes are vegetarian than vegan. You can find a link to their menu on their Facebook page. Just search for L.A. Cafe, and click the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5815 Dixie Hwy, Waterford, MI 48329-1524
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +1 248-623-1610
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