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The Great Lakes Coffee Roasting Company

3965 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201-2009
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“beans” (3 reviews)
“sandwich” (3 reviews)
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07:00 - 23:00All hours
3965 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201-2009
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove out of our way several times throughout our time here in Detroit as the coffee was sensational. Quality shots and well steamed milk, and the fact that their sizes are small (3,5,8oz) shows hat they respect the bean!

Thank Ronni68
Reviewed 28 June 2017

I was first introduced to Great Lakes Coffee by my sister, who is a local. She brought it home for several relatives. We love it. While visiting her, we insisted on going here to get coffee. It has a wonderful atmosphere and really good service....More

Thank BeachLover1997
Reviewed 8 May 2017

I have a thing about visiting as many cafes as possible. I've been drinking coffee since I was about 5yrs old (don't judge, I'm Puerto Rican and it's normal LOL) So I'm super picky about coffee; espresso and lattes to be exact. I'm known to...More

Thank RosiMC
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Title basically states this place. The coffee drinks and full bar are always done really well plus they have some offsale. The food is hit and miss, depending upon what you're looking for. The Beefcake is the best sandwich on the menu, also the yogurt...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Great location, nice atmosphere, some pastries and food items, coffee AND beer on 8 taps, many more brewed or bottled too.

Thank ChiefPontiac
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Very nice coffee! Enough space, sometimes but crowded. Soup was very nice. Fair price, nice atmosphere

Thank Dominique V
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I go here on occasion to get coffee in the morning (probably 20-30 total visits). It is very close to my house so it's convienent proximity wise. It's a smaller locall business so I expect the prices to be higher but they truly push the...More

Thank Aws16161
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Chill hipster atmosphere with ample parking and inside space. The service is impeccable and the selection enticing.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Biggest tip I can give is there is free parking in the structure attached to Great Lakes. 30 minutes only. Bring parking tab. Great coffee fun place to visit. Will come again

Thank jocelynd102
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Delicious coffee in a lovely, welcoming space near the Wayne State Campus. I live in MN now, but in the early '90s I lived a couple of blocks from here -- up West Willis from Union Street tavern -- and it makes me so happy...More

Thank MplsSEM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3965 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201-2009
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
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