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Potters Bakery

908 E 8th St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2750
+1 231-947-5660
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“donuts” (15 reviews)
“cakes” (5 reviews)
“cannoli” (2 reviews)
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908 E 8th St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2750
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

When we went to dinner at Trattoria Stella the night before I had wanted a cannoli which they did not have. Our server suggested stopping at Potter’s Bakery....they were closed when we went by so we went there early for breakfast! We split a pecan...More

Thank Cherie P
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Great high quality pastries and donuts. Old town favorite. Stop by if you get the chance, you'll be glad you did.

Thank GetAway007
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Friendly and efficient staff working during the National Cherry Festival. We bought 2 different bars, apple and pumpkin. They have cream cheese frosting. The chocolate brownie bar and German chovolate were good as well. They make different breads as well. We tried cherry pecan for...More

Thank triharder2013
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Imagine- chocolate cake with butter cream and then covered in fudge. It was incredible and I have dreams of sweet loving it. Hehe, amazing cookies too.

Thank sightingsarah
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Best sugar cookies ever! I have tried others and these are the best. The bumpy cake is incredible. To make it 1/2 the calories if that's what your worried about, share it!

Thank Justlovefood88
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The bakery is clean and well lighted. The baked goods are the pricest in town. I boutgh small cup cakes for children and was shocked at the cost. I probably will not go back, too expensive.

Thank Patrick F
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Stopped for a sweet treat and bought a few extras, this place offers many items including bread. The reason they have been in business for 3 generations is the quality and variety of their food. We especially enjoyed the Pumpkin raised doughnuts and the date...More

Thank Tones524
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This bakery rocks!! I have only found two bakeries in my 64 years and this is one of them. You will not be disappointed.......

Thank Gary D
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

It's hard to find a good all around bakery these days. From cut out cookies to croissant, bagel to butter bite cookies. Everything we tried was excellent and we made several trips over the month we were in the Traverse City area. Keep up the...More

Thank Shelley M
Reviewed 11 January 2017

I was disappointed that there were no custard-filled long johns. The glazed cinnamon roll was very tasty!

Thank ladybyron2017
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
05:30 - 17:30
05:30 - 17:30
05:30 - 17:30
05:30 - 17:30
05:30 - 17:30
06:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 908 E 8th St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2750
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-947-5660
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