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Full City Cafe

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7878 Oakland Dr, Portage, MI 49024-4936
+1 269-492-7515
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07:00 - 20:00
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Sun 08:00 - 15:00
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Fri - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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Kalamazoo
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Great little place for both breakfast and lunch servings. Menu always has specials especially quiches and sandwiches always have a little different flair to them. Service is always attentive and the coffee and water is always kept full. Its a mall location rather than stand alone but cute and friendly atmosphere.

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Thank Roger A B
Keith L, Owner at Full City Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you so much!! More 

South Haven, Michigan, United States
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221 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

In a simple plaza, one could easily overlook this wonderful restaurant. Fortunately, friends said let's eat there. Simple decor inside with comfortable seating. Nice spacing between tables. Here is a restaurant that uses local food and does not charge an arm and a leg. Food is not out of a can or frozen, but truly home cooked. Delicious. Three in... More 

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Thank Jeffrey D
Keith L, Owner at Full City Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you Jeffery! We are glad you enjoyed the meals. See you soon. More 

Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Full City never disappoints. Great hash offerings, my husband says the burgers are The Best in town. Sad that they are no longer open for dinner- food is always good quality and often very creative.

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Thank Laurie J
Keith L, Owner at Full City Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you Laurie, sorry I didn't respond sooner. Hope to see you again soon. More 

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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Unique selection and excellent quality. Service was efficient. We will definitely be back if we are in the area.

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Thank Scott L
Keith L, Owner at Full City Cafe, responded to this review

Thanks so much Scott! Hope you will be back again soon. More 

Kalamazoo, Michigan
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47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Full City has changed through out the years and it is at it's best right now. The food is so much better than it was two years ago. The menu is unique and also has some classic breakfast foods as well....I would highly recommend and it's not too expensive.

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Thank madmh321
Keith L, Owner at Full City Cafe, responded to this review

Thanks for noticing! Continuous improvement is what we strive for. See you soon. More 

Kalamazoo, Michigan
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

This is a fun place to go for breakfast/lunch/dinner with family, friends or for business. Always a fun and quaint atmosphere. Great menu specialty items to try! You can always stop in for coffee and a muffin too. Easy parking.

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Thank Laurie S
Keith L, Owner at Full City Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review. We appreciate it and we will see you soon! More 

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67 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

You gotta look for it but once you find it you'll be happy. Diverse menu and tasty food. Cassandra was attentative and food was nicely presented. Looked like a local's favorite but you need to try it.

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Thank lewmurray
Keith L, Owner at Full City Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. We appreciate it. More 

South Haven, Michigan
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I have eaten several times at the restaurant and on every visit I have never been disappointed. I get the pot brewed hot tea that is delicious. The food is great for breakfast, lunch or dinner. If you are a foodie I highly recommend this restaurant.

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Thank bhdavi1
Keith L, Owner at Full City Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking time to write a review. We appreciate the kindness. More 

Kalamazoo, Michigan
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I have eaten at this place several times over the years where the food is fresh, consistently well prepared and the service is good. I ordered an Iced Tea and the Salmon Citrus Salad and I was pleasantly surprised when the server asked how I would like the fish cooked (well done to rare), I chose medium rare. The tea... More 

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Thank MeanJean004
Keith L, Owner at Full City Cafe, responded to this review

We make no apologies for our prices. We buy only quality ingredients and we don't compromise. Thanks for noticing. More 

Michigan
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149 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed excellent service and a very good lunch. The Tuna Bahn Mi was ordered without the sandwich roll so wasn't too filling, but was very tasty. The tuna had a good flavor and accompanying arugula, cilantro and peppers were dressed with a pleasing sauce. I would recommend Full City at lunch (can't speak about other meals) for efficient friendly... More 

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Thank Foodstudy
Keith L, Owner at Full City Cafe, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed the meal. Thanks for the kind review More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 18
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Contemporary
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 15:00
Monday
07:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 20:00
Thursday
07:00 - 20:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7878 Oakland Dr, Portage, MI 49024-4936
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalamazoo County  >  Portage
  • Phone Number: +1 269-492-7515
Description
Made from scratch? You bet. For people who prefer quality food and excellent service when they eat out, our meals are made from scratch using fresh, wholesome ingredients. For people who dine in Kalamazoo and Portage restaurants who prefer fresh food and excellent service in a casual family restaurant atmosphere. Our eclectic American cuisine is scratch made, fresh, from quality ingredients. We employ highly trained, experienced people who care about the food they create to work in our kitchens. You will be treated like family by our professional and friendly wait staff.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?