Brown Butter Creperie Grand Opening

When I taught my food styling class at The Found Cottage, I met two lovely girls who were opening a crepe shop in East Town, Grand Rapids in the old Cakabakery location. They came up to me during the class and told me who they were and what they were doing and I instantly got giddie. I'm a man of many things but when crepes are involved...I'll drop everything. I love crepes so much. Especially if it has blueberries on it.

Last week ( February 15th ) the crepe shop had finally opened and I had to make a visit. I walked in remembering what the Cakabakery looked like. With loving the architecture of the building I knew that the girls wouldn't change it drastically. As I walked in, the smell of crepes, the warmth lighting, and the beautiful flowers instantly made me swoon. 

Here's a little more about the Creperie 

If crepes aren't love
I don't know what is.

Whether you’re a long-time lover of crepes or indulging for the first time – we welcome you as friends and neighbors to Brown Butter Creperie and Café – a Grand Rapids first. 

Here, in Eastown’s historic Windmill building, you’ll experience a taste of France with our gourmet sweet and savory crepes spun to perfection on steaming griddles.  Or indulge in a delectable leige waffle loaded with caramelized sugar crystals.  With a full espresso bar and a variety of paninis and salads, whatever you fancy, you’ll find it all made from scratch, with love. 

Brown Butter Creperie and Café began in 2015 as a food truck and continues to serve our friends at farmer’s markets and special events around West Michigan.  We would love to cater your next event – indoors or outdoors.

We look forward to sharing memories together."

If you'd like to grab yourself a delicious crepe head on over to 1436 Wealthy St in east town. Get the blueberry goat, It was heaven on a plate.

Brown Butter Creperie

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