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Cafe Felix

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
French, American, Bar, Pub, Wine Bar
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204 S Main St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2106 (Washington St.)
+1 734-662-8650
10:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 15:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Saginaw, Michigan
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We recently had unseasonably warm weather in MI and this place took advantage of offering patio seating. I was very happ to enjoy a glass of wine in the nice weather and everyone that helped me were friendly. They have a nice wine list and cocktails. I did not order any food but they appeared to have some pretty awesome... More 

Thank Melvswild2015
Davie, Florida
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41 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was truly the worst service and food in Ann Arbor. They even ran out of coffee after 1 cup. We sat for over an hour and then food came out one dish at a time. Everything came wrong and then was bad to boot! Do not eat here!

2 Thank Pam0315
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

When my friend Yannick treats me to my birthday lunch, I often choose Cafe Felix. The food and service are very good, and I love its ambience, the wood on its interior, its spacious but cozy atmosphere, and its location on Main Street.

Thank lisa_birder
Michigan Center, Michigan
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59 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

I've been to Cafe Felix before and was looking forward to coming back. Sadly, today was the worst dining experience I've ever had at a restaurant. This was a Tuesday at about 1:00 pm. After seating our party of 3 and getting our orders, they started off by apologizing and letting us know they were short staffed. There was one... More 

1 Thank TravelingRN04
AnnArborMartini, General Manager at Cafe Felix, responded to this review

I apologize for your recent experience. Unfortunately, I wasn't there at that time to tell the workers to come back at a more appropriate time. You have every right to be upset about your long wait time and the cold. I appreciate your feedback as it will help us to improve and not make these mistakes again. As far as... More 

Ann Arbor, Michigan
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

We had a party of three for 5:45 p.m. on December 9, 2016. I loved the ambiance of the restaurant. It seemed very french to me. We were seated at a table that looked out onto the street and it was very nice to sit, talk and watch the world go by. The restaurant was not crowded nor was it... More 

Thank A2Native2016
Marquette, Michigan
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49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Still not impressed with long waits for drinks at the bar...sounds weird but still true, even longer if you are outside or at a table. Some of the servers seem happy and the others seem too rushed for good service.

1 Thank GreatNorthFood
Livonia, Michigan
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144 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

We had lunch reservations on a football Saturday - not too many AA restaurants accept them on those days, so that was a nice start. However, it quickly went downhill when after seeing no server after 15 minutes, we informed one of the staff. After another 5 minutes, we informed the host. Finally, after a total of 25 minutes, we... More 

1 Thank David C
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Level Contributor
4 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I came for a quiet dinner, needing to unwind after a rough day. About halfway through my meal, the manager held a staff meeting. It was so loud, I couldn't help but have it dominate my meal. It effectively ruined my dinner and my evening. The discussion during the meeting- about service, time off requests, and "pushing food and drinks"... More 

Thank becky f
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Ordered 3 burgers and a flatbread pizza and waited an hour. Asked them to make it to-go - by then we were freezing and tired and just wanted to go home. Took another 1/2 hour to pack up the to-go order. $60 later...

Thank Gail H
La Habra
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57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

A beautiful afternoon in Fall and the Croquet Monsieur did not disappoint. Service was friendly, béchamel sauce on this French sandwich one of the best ever. Great location on Main Street.

Thank Operagolf

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
French, American, Bar, Pub, Wine Bar
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 S Main St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2106
    (Washington St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: +1 734-662-8650
Felix landrum opened cafe felix with his brothers in 1997. After two years of operating as a european cafe, they acquired a liquor license and added a full menu of european bistro-inspired food. The felix menu offers delicious and versatile small plates, hearty main dishes, sweet and savory crepes, a variety of sandwiches and homemade soups, six different preparations of p.e.i. Mussels, and a scrumptious breakfast menu (served on saturday's and sunday's).

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