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Avalon International Breads

422 W Willis St, Detroit, MI 48201-1702
+1 313-832-0281
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“bread” (26 reviews)
“quiche” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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422 W Willis St, Detroit, MI 48201-1702
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been coming here for years both their midtown location and downtown. Some of the best bread around.

Thank Wizbang237
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Lots of vegetarian and vegan options here but nothing that wowed me. Good split pea soup; tasty quiche but with a cold interior; solid vegetable sandwich. Was disappointed by the dry and mushy date bar and bland chocolate chip cookie. The staff wasn't that cherry.

Thank NYCleveland
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

This is my go to place for coffee/breakfast. They have really good homemade pastries and baked goods. I also have had lunch there on occasion and really like their pizza slices. They open bright and early so I can make a stop before work and...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Sunday morning 2 people serving customers, 1 at the register the other frantically trying to serve everyone. Long wait, chaotic atmosphere, above average food.

Thank mariatafoni
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Avalon bakery is hands down one of the best bakeries I have ever been to. They have something for everyone. Pop in for breakfast, lunch, a snack, or grab something to take home. They offer an amazing variety of breads, sweets, salads, coffees and teas....More

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We found ourselves here during the week for happy hour. We had excellent sandwiches and beer that was half-price. Their focus on Michigan product is very nice to see and is excellent. I wouldn't hesitate going back

Thank bugsy554
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Excellent pastries and breads using organic and locally sourced ingredients. Bread here is always served fresh. Whenever I have people coming over I always get my bread here beforehand.

Thank Bennyjenkins79
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

As a Detroit visitor, I learned that you won't find an abundance of restaurants or retail in the downtown area. I was fortunate to stumble across Avalon for breakfast. I had the egg, bacon avocado sandwich the first day. It was superb - fresh, yummy,...More

Thank AliToronto_Canada
Reviewed 29 March 2017

This place was recommended and so glad checked it out - have been there now on a few occasions when in Detroit. Great salads and amazing breads and bakery items - good coffee and juice selection too.

1  Thank jac_knight
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Good coffee and pastries for a quick breakfast on the go. There are some tables if you want to sit awhile but it is not a large place. It has a nice local feel.

Thank bowtrob
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 422 W Willis St, Detroit, MI 48201-1702
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: +1 313-832-0281
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