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Fly Trap

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22950 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, MI 48220-1737
+1 248-399-5150
Tue - Fri 08:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 17:00
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Detroit, Michigan
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192 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for a late breakfast on a weekend. Very busy but we quickly got a table for four. All the food was good. Get the muffins of the day. The service was excellent. We spent $52 before tip.

Thank Richard M
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

The food here was very tasty and the service was prompt and friendly. Prices were reasonable. Sunday breakfast was crowded, so expect to wait after 10 am, but it's worth it.

Thank MESMc_13
Detroit, Michigan
Level Contributor
106 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We had a wonderful brunch in this casual and pleasant restaurant. The service was very good, the food was great and the coffee was wonderful. The forager omelette was one of the best I had eaten. The filling of varried mushrooms, really caramelized onions and smoked cheese was very generous and delicious. The homemade condiments alone were worth the price... More 

Thank worldtraveler42139
Detroit, Michigan
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

So much to choose from, for meat eaters and veg-heads alike. I had the Forager, which is mushrooms, caramelized onions, smoked gouda and greens in an omelette shell.

Thank RMorand
Detroit, Michigan
Level Contributor
36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Fly trap is well known in the area for its innovative, offbeat, and delicious cuisine. Walking in, it has a diner vibe, but the service and food is fun and better than you have any reason to expect. If you come to Ferndale, and you really should, you must eat at the Fly Trap!

Thank jlockledge
Royal Oak, Michigan
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186 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

I was finally able to try Fly Trap. On previous visits, the line was too long. It was worth the wait. Obviously popular with those wanting to buzz in for some delicious good, Fly Trap isn't overly fancy but assuredly sports a friendly social atmosphere. The cuisine is creative and simple; pleasing comfort food. Our lunch was delicious. We tried... More 

Thank pasiphae
Level Contributor
5 reviews
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Met a friend for breakfast and went with high expectations. Nice, eclectic interior (Husky tool chests for servers stations). Sat for a bit, waiting for coffee. Placed my order for Red Flannel Hash and my friend ordered the B.L.A.T.+C. from All Things Eggs. Ran into someone else I knew, who raved about our impending experience. Eh. My "hash" was sliced... More 

Thank Jeri P
Birmingham, Michigan
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 December 2016

It's worth the wait, trust me during peak hours YOU WILL WAIT. I have never had a bad meal there. Fly trap has such an eclectic creative menu it appeals to all palates. I have been there 3 times in the last 6 months.. 1 time with a group of 4 ranging in age 39-65, the next time husband and... More 

Thank Whalen76
Royal Oak, Michigan
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Stopped in for breakfast to meet some family. Had a terrific omelet! Have to say the potatoes could have been hotter (lukewarm at best) but the toast was warm a rarity these days. There were a number of "different" omelets on the menu and would definitely go back to try them out. A bit pricey for breakfast though.

Thank OctoberChar
Troy, Michigan
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We sat at the bar for dinner where we were quickly greeted and served. We were informed of the specials and everyone was very pleasant. We had the crab cakes and a pasta dish(can't remember name) and the dragon fire chicken. All the food was very fresh and tasty. A lot of the food items have some heat which we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22950 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, MI 48220-1737
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ferndale
  • Phone Number: +1 248-399-5150

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?