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“Quirky but good ”
Review of O.w.l.

O.w.l.
Ranked #13 of 218 Restaurants in Royal Oak
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

I think it’s a fun quirky place. The tacos were outstanding and made right in front of you. It’s a diner so everything is a little smaller and tighter in terms of seating etc

Thank bugsy554
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

A friend recommended the O.W.L. (still not sure what that stands for) and we went there on a late Sunday afternoon. Great dinner menu with a fun mix of Mexican dishes and traditional diner-type items. Place was packed and also nearly impossible to find via Goggle or my car's nav system. It would help to put in the actual street address if you're trying to find it for the first time. Great food, but I was a bit surprised that no one behind the counter seemed to know what huevos rancheros were.

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1  Thank Larry W
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

O.W.L. Probably stands for something. To me it’s great food. My personal favorite is their dry rub wings Homemade tortilla chips and picante is awesome. The breakfast eggs and hash will make a meal for two normal people or your really fat friend! The tacos are amazing. My favorite are the fish tacos.

The diner feels like LA. The tables are nice, but sit at the counter and talk to the staff or your counter mates. Always interesting.

The menu is fusion Latino Mexican southern Asian. Sometimes the specials sound like the chef wrote down ideas when he was stoned. (Pinto beans and pineapple on a hot dog?!?). But it works!

Almost always open. After 11 makes for fun people watching and you never know what’s on the playlist.

Funky fun for old and young alike.

Thank luv2eat_good
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

Go once, but only if you are ready to go twice, then three times.... A great menu and quality food for a reasonable price.

Thank Shelley L
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

I cannot express how incredible the food was! My boyfriend and I were looking for a tasty breakfast/brunch on a holiday Monday. Coffee was great, potatoes really hit the spot, and don't forget the cinnamon roll!

Quick, tasty, and great vibes

Thank Ashley F
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