We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cafe American Restaurant

1525 Washington St, Midland, MI 48640-5745
+1 989-633-9665
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good45%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (18 reviews)
“halle berry” (6 reviews)
“crab bisque” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Soups
$$ - $$$
1525 Washington St, Midland, MI 48640-5745
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (44)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

I went there today for lunch. I ordered the Philadelphia sandwich with fries. I enjoyed the sandwich, although I thought the meet was a little dry. Overall the veggies we're great and fresh. I'd also recommend getting fries with your meal because they have very...More

Thank Dry61
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This place is neatly decorated and very busy at lunch time! It's a great place to meet friends for lunch, but get there early to avoid the rush! Or get your meal to go. They serve the best authentic Gyro in the area!

Thank roadrunner72_10
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Always good food! I've eaten here regularly for years. Everything is tasty; soups, salads, sandwiches.

Thank Peggy2317
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We recently used Café American for a catering job. This was the 3rd time we used them. Same menu each time...but this time they shrank the portions and we ran out of food! As caterers it is their job to inform the client if things...More

1  Thank Dianne P
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

We were in town for an event. We heard about Cafe American from locals. Crab bisque and spicy chicken wrap were fabulous for us.

Thank Carl L
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

This place is located in a strip mall off from Washington St. Not a high profile area. However word of mouth with plenty of repeat customers keeps this restaurant busy for good reasons. The food is fantastic, fresh, hot. Prices are very resonable. The must...More

1  Thank Troy D
Reviewed 7 February 2016

We stopped for soup and found excellent crab bisque and salads. Service was quick and the quality was good

Thank doug12345bb
Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

My wife and I recently ordered carryout from this restaurant. The food was great but they did not put any utensils in there for us to eat with, so unfortunately I had to run next door to the restaurant where my wife works to get...More

1  Thank Ronald V
Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

Love this restaurant. Owners are Greek. Great good. Great to eat there or take out. Large selection of sandwiches. Just off Saginaw road. Friendly staff. Customer service is as good as their food

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 26 October 2015

If you like good soups, salads and sandwiches, this is your place. I like that the lunch special where you can get a cup of soup and 1/2 a sandwich or 1/2 salad combo. It really hits the spot for lunch.

Thank dew-s02
Nearby Restaurants
Lasko's Restaurant
135 reviews
.14 km away
Pi's Chinese Restaurant
106 reviews
.40 km away
China Palace
63 reviews
.29 km away
Nearby Attractions
Dow Gardens
329 reviews
2.87 km away
Dow Diamond
244 reviews
2.93 km away
The Tridge
200 reviews
2.50 km away
Alden Dow Home and Studio
82 reviews
3.19 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cafe American Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1525 Washington St, Midland, MI 48640-5745
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Midland
  • Phone Number: +1 989-633-9665
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing