We’ll send a raven with your order!

Pursuant to the executive order announced by Governor Whitmer this morning, the Raven will no longer be hosting dine-in service. This will be effective starting today, March 16th, at 3:00 p.m. until further notice. (Stay tuned to our social media pages for updates.) We will be open for take out and delivery! There will be […]

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“OPEN OPEN OPEN”

‪Drumroll please… We re-open for business tomorrow at 7:30 a.m.!!! You can officially get your week started right. Please be advised, our kitchen won’t be serving food until after 11:00 a.m. Thank you all for your patience. We hope to see you soon. ‬

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We Miss You

Kitchen loading… 50% complete. Unfortunately we will not be opening tomorrow as we’d hoped. Our new projected opening is Monday, March 2nd. We apologize for the inconvenience. We miss you.

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Bathroom Graffiti

Is it possible to kindly ask people to not put graffiti in your bathroom? As soon as we ask, won’t the rebel inside of you rise up and make you want to pull out your Sharpie that much more? Why do we put graffiti in bathrooms anyway? With the advent of social media, we already […]

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Out with the Old…

Howdy! Let me start by formally introducing myself: I’m Jody Parmann, (AKA JP), official “Aesthetics Manager” of the Raven Cafe. What the heck kind of title is that? It’s a fancy name for someone in charge of making the Raven look good – inside, outside and to the world at large. That means I organize […]

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Making Progress

It hasn’t been business as usual, but we’re definitely getting things done! While the gents from Lake State Building Company have been reconstructing our kitchen floor, the Raven crew has been busy deep cleaning everything within reach. I snuck around today and got a few candid shots. We miss you all! Stay tuned to our […]

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Closed for Construction

From 2/23-2/29/20 the Raven will be closed for construction. We are redoing our kitchen floor. This project will pave the way for other improvements in the future. We apologize for the inconvenience. Stay tuned to social media for updates. If we can reopen sooner rather than later – we will.

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The Nocturne Bistro

New book alert! The Nocturne Bistro was generously donated to us recently by Nick May, one of our spectacular servers and baristas. I always get excited when books are donated to the Raven, and it’s particularly exciting when it is a special book. This is one of those special books, as it was written by […]

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New Books!

Fun fact: here at the Raven we love and appreciate book donations. Recently, these three books were graciously donated by the authors. Signed copies, even! A big thank you to Wendy Sura Thomson, Andrew Charles Lark, and Donald Levin. A bit about each book, from the back covers: Summon the Tiger; A Memoir by Wendy […]

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Tarot Readings at the Raven

Exciting news, Raven regulars! Beginning February 4th, we will be hosting tarot readings every Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 pm. This will take place downstairs in the little alcove by the bar. There will be a privacy curtain or screen set up for those seeking otherworldly advice. It will be $20 for a reading […]

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