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Bistro Foufou

118 Cass St, Traverse City, MI 49684-5771
+1 231-421-6583
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“steak frites” (21 reviews)
“beet salad” (16 reviews)
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French, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
118 Cass St, Traverse City, MI 49684-5771
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our server was excellent and that is always a good start to any dining experience. The fresh oysters are pricey, but well worth the money. My wife opted for the pan seared salmon, and I went with Steak Frites. My steak was cooked perfectly and...More

Thank sxmhawk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here on a Wed night for an anniversary dinner. Our reservation was for 7. The restaurant was only half-full, which was good because the noise from the bar area (separated by a half-wall) was atrocious. I think happy hour went until 6, and...More

Thank ChicagoRory
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Escargots with garlic butter beckoned from the menu in the window, so our group of four went in for dinner. Great baguettes, with very, very thin and crispy crust started us off right. We started with shared beet salad, escargots and mussels, all excellent –...More

Thank MunichEricJ
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

In town for a special event wanted a dining experi nice. The bouillabaisse was good but the portion small as were the shrimp! The beef bourguino saus seemed pasty and the beef dry and not braised like we expected. Deserts were supreme. Especially the crepe....More

Thank Gerry M
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We called ahead for a reservation and were seated right when we got there. Good wine selection and good service. I had the steak/frites- really good; other dishes were enjoyed by all. Will keep on the dinner list for TC!

Thank NanComm
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Bistro Foufou is our favorite restaurant in Traverse City. However, we had never gotten to their happy hour. Finally we did, and what a treat! French small plates and French wine by the glass, all very reasonably priced. We just kept ordering, and our table...More

Thank mrswineteach
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Hadn't been in a while and we very much enjoyed our dinner here. I had the rack of lamb and my friend had the seafood. Service excellent, prices very reasonable. Happy happy!

Thank marthasleelanautable
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Very nice bistro. Besides food, service & decor first rate. These folks did their homework. Started with the cheese plate - delicious. My wife used some of the fresh strawberries to mix in her champagne. Great. Speaking of which, nice that they had a brut...More

1  Thank DrewC_CT
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Met friends for dinner here.The food was wonderful.The service was perfect.good wine choices.It has a French theme,some French choices on the menu.Have been here previously for happy hour,which was great.Would love to return

Thank townpoeple
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to Bistro Foufou. We went with our four kids and two family friends. We were seated promptly to a table in the front which gave us a great people watching opportunity. We ordered a few of the cocktails which were...More

Thank Scott T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Cass St, Traverse City, MI 49684-5771
    (Front Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-421-6583
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