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7 Monks Taproom

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Bar, Pub, Gastropub
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128 S Union St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2611
+1 231-421-8410
15:00 - 00:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 15:00 - 00:00
Fri 12:00 - 00:00
Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Augusta, Georgia, United States
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

When my husband and I go to a bar like this one, we want to try new things, and always ask the wait staff questions about the menu to ensure we'll get something we like. The wait staff at 7 monks was helpful, knowledgeable, and incredibly friendly. We loved the variety of craft brews we got to try, and the... More 

Thank Heather C
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our go to spot!! NEVER disappoints us! Beer is always great and food is always good! The greasy spoon burger is a favorite! We recommend this place to everyone we come in contact with! Thank you for never letting us down!

Thank JmeW79
Waterford, Michigan
Level Contributor
16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Finally made it here for an early dinner - and enjoyed it a great deal! Shared the bacon wrapped dates, the house salad and an Abbey burger and everything was fantastic. Hubby enjoyed the beer very much too. Our waitress was a doll. Will come back again for sure!

Thank MichiganVue M
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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425 reviews
278 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting Traverse City, MI on a number of occasions this place delivers the most diverse and excellent selection of tap beers. 46 taps covering pilsners, lagers, ales, stouts and porters. Also a big selection of bottled beer and comfort food menu.

Thank t-bonetraveller
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great beer selection, food, and atmosphere. This is the second time we have been and plan to stop in again!

Thank Tina F
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place, the food is delicious, much better than traditional pub fare, and with terrific service. Definitely a place to go while in Traverse City.

Thank Barry B
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, lots of beer choices, limit menu, but burger and fries good. They have a 32 oz crowler togo too. Fun place good servers.

Thank Sean S
Port Washington, Wisconsin
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

We stopped here while on our trip around Lake Michigan and enjoyed dinner while watching a Badger game. Great selection of beer. While the menu options are rather small, the food was good. Husband had the sausage plate and I had the pulled pork. Very good.

Thank KAZW87
Royal Oak Michigan
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63 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We sat at the bar to have a beer. Wow, lots on tap to choose from! Bartender was great. He was friendly and knowledgeable. Music started at around 7:30, so we got another beer and listened for a little bit. He was giid, played mostly 80s music.

Thank Teach
Waterford, Michigan, United States
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This was a great place to sit, drink and watch the game! There had to have been at least 50 beers on tap, not to mention the bottles they also carried! The bartenders were extremely knowledgeable and had us trying beers we would normally not have chosen. Go inside sit at the bar and don't forget to order the excellent... More 

Thank Paraise P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$18
Bar, Pub, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wine and Beer
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 S Union St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2611
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-421-8410
We're a dynamic craft beer bar with an ever-evolving draft list with 46 draft options. We offer local food, local people, & a local experience. Children are welcome before 9pm. Full-service bar.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?