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Grand Traverse Pie Company

1403 E Grand River Ave, East Lansing, MI 48823-4914
+1 517-203-3304
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (20 reviews)
“pie company” (3 reviews)
“cherry pie” (3 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00 Hours
CUISINES
Soups, American, Cafe
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
1403 E Grand River Ave, East Lansing, MI 48823-4914
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 22 August 2018

Just the right mix of sweet and tart, with a perfect crumb topping.... However, repeatedly when we go to the East Lansing location, they are out of product. Tonight, Wednesday at about 7:30 out of peach pie so we ordered blueberry pie with ice cream,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Keepitsimple48864
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Company, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Hi KeepItSimple, thank you very much for stopping in and for leaving us a review. We are so happy you enjoy our homemade pies! I'm sorry to hear we were out of your favorite as well as ice cream. Unfortunately, we were having some logistics...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018

The atmosphere is very relaxed. The coffee is great and I had a good grilled chicken sandwich. I brought a .99 pastry home, it was good. We didn’t feel rushed and had time to chat while we enjoyed our lunch.More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Lynne B
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Company, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Lynne, thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We absolutely love to hear that you enjoyed your relaxing visit and that you felt welcome for lunch and to stay and enjoy our cozy shop. We truly appreciate your review...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018

Had a piece of pie and it was wonderul. I went back and got a frosted cinnamon bun. It was pretty good. Negatives: When I got my cinnamon roll, I was watching the employee and he was trying to get it out of the pan...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank seetheusainaford
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Company, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Seetheusainaford, thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at our East Lansing pie shop. We are so glad you stopped in to enjoy a slice of pie and cinnamon roll with us. Your feedback is very valuable to us as we...More

Reviewed 7 March 2018

There is always a huge assortment of exceptionally well prepared pies for any taste. Lunches are always top notch as well. Love the pot pies!!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Mark C
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Company, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Mark, thank you so much for the awesome 5-star review. We are pleased to hear you enjoy not only our handmade pies but our delicious menu items as well. We look forward to seeing you again soon. :)

Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Just tried the stuffed pepper soup today for the first time. It was yummy like all of their soups. Love their BLT sandwich, not like any other BLT, and the salads are very fresh

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Jenny N
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Company, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Jenny, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are so happy you enjoy our soups, salads, and BLT sandwich. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 18 October 2017

GT Pie Company is known for their pies, and so far we have had blueberry and the apple, caramel & bacon. My wife thought the blueberry was too sweet, I really like it. I also liked the apple, caramel & bacon. I had the rueben...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Brian N
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Company, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Brian, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review on TripAdvisor. We truly appreciate your feedback on our Reuben sandwich. We appreciate all customer feedback as it give us a chance to improve our menu offerings. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Let's admit it you go here for the desserts, and the pie selections don't disappoint. The food is also excellent, their turkey Reuben, is excellent as were their pot pies. Easy to get your food, with a comfortable layout. If there was one suggestion I...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Kevin W
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Company, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Kevin, thank you so much for visiting us and for taking the time to leave us a review. We truly appreciate your feedback about our ordering process/setup. We are so glad you enjoyed not only your pie but your meal as well. We appreciate your...More

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I live close by so I go here often. Yesterday I tried their seasonal offering: a turkey bacon avocado on rye sandwich. It was very very good. Fresh and flavorful. Always have friendly, efficient, and hard working staff.More

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank 988betsys
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Company, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Betsy, thank you so much for stopping in and for taking the time to leave us a review. We're so pleased to hear that you enjoyed the Turkey Bacon and Avocado Sandwich and that you enjoy our friendly staff. We appreciate your kind words and...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017

I wish we had these in Maryland. This was one of the tastiest places I have eaten for breakfast. Absolutely loved the cherry coffee and had to buy some to take home. The baked goods were amazing and the atmosphere was really nice. Much better...More

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank travelmom519
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Company, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

Travelmom519, thank you so much for stopping in to our East Lansing shop and for taking the time to write a review. We're so pleased that you enjoyed your breakfast and experience with us. We hope to see you again next time you're in Michigan.

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I've always loved coming to Grand Traverse Pie Company and getting some of their fantastic desserts. The cherry pie here is fantastic! The manager Collin gave me a slice of their new Bacon Apple pie, which was surprisingly good. Love the food and the atmosphere....More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank Seaside723880
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you so much for loving our East Lansing location, our desserts, and our staff. We're so happy to hear about your great experience and you're one of the lucky few to have tried the new Apple Bacon Pie coming this fall. Thank you for...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$10
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1403 E Grand River Ave, East Lansing, MI 48823-4914
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ingham County  >  East Lansing
  • Phone Number: +1 517-203-3304
  • E-mail
Description
Welcome to Spartan Country! The East Lansing Grand Traverse Pie Company staff is ready to welcome you to their wonderful Pie Shop right across from Michigan State University. A warm pie shop experience awaits you. We have free wireless internet, soft seating in front of a massive fireplace, a meeting room, and lots of cozy booths and tables to enjoy breakfast, lunch, or a delicious slice of pie! We also offer a great catering service, so let us deliver lunch to your next meeting!
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