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Luisa's Cafe and Swedish Bakery

13689 Red Arrow Hwy, Harbert, MI 49115-5126
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“carrot cake” (14 reviews)
“waffles” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Swedish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13689 Red Arrow Hwy, Harbert, MI 49115-5126
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here is very fresh--and most of it is locally sourced. The carrot cake waffles are terrific--with genuine maple syrup. The corned beef hash, sausages, soups, and crustless quiches are very good. Luisa's is bustling and the weekend wait can be substantial for brunch/lunch....More

Thank JLindgren666
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Been meaning to get here for years. Bakery and cafe are attached, both were hopping on a snowy Saturday in December. Got a pastry to take home to my church choir in IL, as well as a danish and day old cinnamon rolls for me....More

Thank clvier1
Reviewed 18 October 2017

While spending the weekend in the St. Joseph/Benton Harbor area, we stumbled upon Luisa's for breakfast. The breakfast was delicious. I ordered the ham & cheese crepe that was served with a sunny side up egg on top. All the toast is homemade, so I...More

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 14 October 2017

I usually thoroughly look through posted reviews, but when I saw that Luisa was from Elgin, IL (we're from South Elgin), I thought that it would be nice to give our business to a home town girl. That was my first mistake. As my husband...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 11 October 2017

It's absolutely slammed on weekends, but it's worth the wait: best crab cakes yet, and excellent carrot cake waffles! The bakery line was more reasonable than the wait time for our second visit, so we grabbed some savory goods and turned it into a picnic...More

1  Thank ellewlw
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We've started coming to Luisa's couple of years ago, and this continues to be our favorite breakfast place. They are busy so be prepared to wait 30 min to an hour for a table but it's so worth it! Also, the Dutch apple pancake is...More

Thank BeeLittle
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I can say that this is the best food around here.pancakes to die for.you can by fesh pastries as well here.fast and friendly service.i would recomend to stop by and check out.

Thank Gintas R
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Such an eclectic menu and all so yummy. Don't miss the breads. A great little place for breakfast.worth waiting for a table or take a goodie to go.

Thank 362tamarae
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Such a hidden treasure! Love this place. Everything is freshly prepared and absolutely delicious. The long wait was definitely worth it!

Thank Julianna1942
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Went for breakfast on a Sunday. Restaurant is fairly small and well known in the area, so always busy. Breakfast is worth the wait....a lot of options you don't typically see in the area, including carrot waffles (delicious!), some egg options, and delicious pancakes. The...More

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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13689 Red Arrow Hwy, Harbert, MI 49115-5126
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Berrien County  >  Harbert
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