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Morning Star Cafe

711 Washington Ave, Grand Haven, MI 49417-1458
+1 616-844-1131
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (24 reviews)
“cinnamon rolls” (41 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (24 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
711 Washington Ave, Grand Haven, MI 49417-1458
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great food. Server was very friendly. Great atmosphere. We were there for breakfast. Lots of choices in menu. We will try lunch next time. Be there early in summer if you want to get table. This place is always packed!

Thank Bidadaripertiwi
Reviewed 1 week ago

awesome breakfast very unique menu - everything is good. Highly recommend eating here. friendly staff and cool vibe

Thank 142leek
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great breakfast food. Was busy but not too much of a wait. They have a selection of coffees to choose from. It's a charming little restaurant to check out if you're in the area.

Thank Carrieandjames
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok... you’re looking for great food, different but not overpriced, great coffee ..... you’ll find it at Morning Star Cafe! The cinnamon rolls are warm, not too yeasty, very cinnamony, with a warm, soft and creamy frosting. To die for!!!!! Breakfasts are all unique and...More

1  Thank rkaybee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Super Friendly staff! Great coffee! Michael, the waiter with the awesome beard, took good care of us!

Thank darlandjan
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Best breakfast/brunch option around. Bring a book and be prepared to wait. The wait is worth it. Broad range to satisfy both the sweet and savory palates. Bacon is thick. Homemade sausages, when available, are a must. Desserts... definitely try the chocolate therapy cake or...More

1  Thank ThirdCoastGirl
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Any time we venture up north to Grand Haven coming to MorningStar for breakfast is a MUST! It’s always been busy when we’ve gone, so either be prepared to wait a bit or scope out a seat at the bar. They do their best to...More

1  Thank Heidi F
Reviewed 29 December 2017

I have been to Morning Star Cafe on a number of occasions. It never disappoints! You know when you see the people lined up to get in, that this is something special. The food is fresh and the menu varied. With new twists on old...More

1  Thank Kim L
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Morningstar is busy...because they are good. Staff is excellent, but busy because the restaurant is great. Biscuits and gravy, huevos, bacon and even the potatoes are special...sure there is a wait, and they are busy, but quality takes time.

1  Thank Jim B
Reviewed 26 December 2017

We go here a few times a year; it's always busy which tells you it's good! Lots of choices and not your run-of-the-mill cafe - I had a yogurt granola parfait with fruit; excellent. Coffee is outstanding (I only drink black coffee). Son had a...More

1  Thank Michelle C
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thomas s
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Response from Marty D | Reviewed this property |
On Washington at but closer to US 31 in the first blocks near Jackson
29 October 2015|
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Response from LakeMI1 | Reviewed this property |
I would say no Thanksgiving Day Buffet. Great Breakfast and Lunch though. Go there Friday morning post Thanksgiving, you wont regret it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 711 Washington Ave, Grand Haven, MI 49417-1458
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ottawa County  >  Grand Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 616-844-1131
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