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Tower Inn Cafe

$$ - $$$, ,
701 W Cross St, 1834 Collegewood, Ypsilanti Mi 48197, Ypsilanti, MI 48197-2503
+1 734-487-4000
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“pizza” (17 reviews)
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Bar, Grill, Gastropub, American, Pizza, Pub
$$ - $$$
701 W Cross St, 1834 Collegewood, Ypsilanti Mi 48197, Ypsilanti, MI 48197-2503
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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Yummy cheap bar food. Very close to EMU campus! Have really good happy hour food and beer! Always have had good service.

Thank Bandb22
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I've ordered from Tower Inn for events st work and everything goes over very well. The MAC and Cheese is very reasonably priced and people love it. For individual lunches, I love the Mediterranean salad and they deliver!

Thank auntkmm
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a beer and some desserts. I had a big beer and kids had sundaes. The floor was slick around and under the table. Tons of drunk college kids acting like fools....... to be expected. The next day....... I'm sick. From a...More

Thank Jason F
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

This was my first visit here! Food was amazing! Our server, Heidi was wonderful! Josh, the chef doing the Brunch was awesome! He was so busy and still found time to talk with everyone and create fun crepes for the kids! Everyone was smiling! Can't...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Tonight we had the pleasure of being waited on by Adriana she must be a new bartender. She was so nice and attentive. Usually service is a bit slow but my drink wasn't ever empty. I love the service and the happy hour prices. Keep...More

2  Thank BrettBes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Good options for co-workers to choose from. I like the Mediterranean salad with the spinach triangles but others like the pizza and sandwiches. They will also deliver, so it's very convenient.

Thank auntkmm
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

I have been with family and friends and it's great for both. It can get pricey if you're paying for more than one person, however. Their pepperoni breadsticks are the best!

1  Thank Elissa A
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Service was horrible! Waitress was rude and slow. Said her name was Heather. I will not be returning. She should be more concerned about her job and not socializing with other servers. One in particular she couldn't stop talking, laughing and giggling. Very unprofessional in...More

1  Thank RayJay222
Reviewed 19 September 2016

When on the Eastern Michigan University Campus we very often return to our favorite cafe near Pease Auditorium. Before the piano/violin recital, we sat outside and enjoyed our gyro sandwiches on homemade pita bread, generously filled with slices of beef & lamb ... tzizizki sauce...More

1  Thank Laurie B
Reviewed 16 March 2016

This is an oldie but goodie family run restaurant that has been in Ypsilanti for years. Part of EMU's campus. A must go to spot if in downtown Ypsi! The food is great!

Thank Diane C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Bar, Grill, Gastropub, American, Pizza, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 W Cross St, 1834 Collegewood, Ypsilanti Mi 48197, Ypsilanti, MI 48197-2503
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ypsilanti
  • Phone Number: +1 734-487-4000
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Modern and fun Restaurant Bar serving delicious gourmet Pizza, Burgers, & Pasta in a casual atmosphere. Try the delicious pizza Blanca, the spinach cheese triangles, the calamari and the massive and messy black Angus burgers! Everything is made in house from scratch!
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