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Chef John's Bakery & Cafe

) #4 of 56 Restaurants in Ludington ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Cafe, Soups
110 W Filer St, Ludington, MI 49431-2047
+1 231-843-3327
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (41 reviews)
“quiche” (12 reviews)
“soups” (29 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
110 W Filer St, Ludington, MI 49431-2047
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This delightful establishment bills itself as "European" but is about as eclectic in decor and menu as any American "melting pot" eatery. Virtually no two tables or chairs are the same and the walls are done in a cool hodgepodge. The menu - we had...More

Thank Hugh T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I know some days are better than others but we didn't get their best day. We were seated immediately but service was slow (40 min) to get our food. They appeared to be short-handed on help. Our waitress was very friendly and worked hard. Ultimately...More

Thank Pete V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recommended by our B&B owners and it did not disappoint. Wonderful sandwiches made on fresh bread baked right there. Fabulous soup - have the dill and havarti cheese soup. They have all kinds of baked goods. We stocked up and brought lots home. We went...More

Thank Debbie0722
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The feel of the restaurant is so delightful and homey. The food is much more like that of a gourmet restaurant, very classy dishes. Breakfast and lunch are amazing, and our waitress was very attentive. Even when we didn't need anything she would still give...More

Thank akgallat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Convenient location right in town, quaint decorating with mismatched chairs, tablecloths & cups & unusual breakfast offerings. We ordered a la carte for blueberry pancakes, sausage, eggs & american fries. Pancakes were huge & wonderful- husband's buttermilk & mine all-grain.

Thank 120Debra
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Chef Johns is not just your run of the mill egg, bacon, hash browns breakfast. He serves up some great variations and excellent quiche. The bake goods are a must have. Lunch is great too.

Thank CSchaner57
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Loved the vibe with mismatched chairs and tables, old table cloths like my great grandma used, tea cup saucers as side plates. So I was instantly charmed. But none of that would have mattered if the food was not great. OMG so good!! Had apple...More

Thank lighthousecau
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Super Delicious breakfast! Ordered more than we could eat! Be prepared to wait... a long time! Also had to sit at table with dirty dishes way too long! But food made up for everything

Thank shgonzales321
Reviewed 25 May 2017

love their chicken salad sandwich and they always have great soups. Their side dishes and desserts are really good too.

Thank _10jmccarthy
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I love eating here, the best home made soups and sandwichs around. The bakery is the best. warm and very friendly place to eat and relax

Thank theshamrocklady1
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16 August 2017|
Response from CSchaner57 | Reviewed this property |
Pastry, nested eggs, quiche, French toast.
Elizabeth S
15 August 2015|
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Response from Brian H | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about the Pizza, but it looks like you got some great advice from some Ludington residents. Enjoy this great Lake Michigan city.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 W Filer St, Ludington, MI 49431-2047
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ludington
  • Phone Number: +1 231-843-3327
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