Pick out school supplies, attend parent meetings, arrange after-school care - there's plenty of things to do before the kids…
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day and you’ll need the fuel to keep up with the kids. Here are our favorite spots for coffee, tea and morning treats.
Astro Coffee // CORKTOWN // 2124 Michigan Avenue
mon: closed // tues – fri: 7:30a to 6:00p // sat: 8:30a to 6:00p // sun: 9:00a to 5:00p
This cozy spot in the heart of Corktown offers coffee, teas and baked goods.
Detroit Institute of Bagels // CORKTOWN // 1236 Michigan Avenue
mon – fri: 7:00a to 3:00p // sat – sun: 8:00a to 3:00p
Grab a bagel (or bagel sandwich) and coffee at this popular family spot with an outdoor patio for nice days.
Dilla’s Delights // DOWNTOWN // 242 John R
mon: closed //tues – fri: 7:00a to 5:00p // sun: closed
Hip-hop inspired donuts, including vegan option!
FOLK // CORKTOWN // 1701 Trumbull
mon, wed-fri: 7:00a to 3:00p //tues: closed // sat + sun: 9:00a to 3:00p
Fresh and locally sourced breakfast and lunch favorites. Also sweets treats because who doesn’t want ice cream for breakfast?!
The Red Hook // WEST VILLAGE // 8025 Agnes Street
mon – fri: 7:00a to 6:00p //sat: 8:00a to 6:00p // sun: 9:00a to 3:00p
Sip your coffee slowly and let the kids play with Red Hook’s toys in the little children’s corner.
Sister Pie // WEST VILLAGE // 8066 Kercheval Avenue
mon – fri: 8:00a to 4:00p //sat – sun: 9:00a to 4:00p
Sweet and savory treats that are delicious for breakfast and a great place to pick up dessert.
Avalon Bakery // MIDTOWN // 422 W Willis Street
mon – sat: 6:00a to 6:00p // sun: 6:00a to 4:00p
Cass Corridor staple serving baked goods, organic breads, and sandwiches for breakfast and lunch.
Socra Tea Detroit // MIDTOWN // 71 Garfield Street
mon – sat: 10:00a to 7:00p // sun: 12:00p to 5:00p
For the tea lovers – loose leaf teas served traditionally, as lattes and in smoothies.
Beyond // EASTERN MARKET // 2501 Russell Street
mon – fri: 7:30a to 7:30p // sat: 7:00a to 7:00p // sun: 11:00a to 4:00p
Raw juice smoothies and healthy meal options.
About Carrie Budzinski
Carrie Budzinski is the Vice President of LittleGuide Detroit. She grew up in Livonia and Detroit and continues to live life in both cities. Carrie loves exploring the city and finding hidden gems in the suburbs..