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128 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2509
+1 231-941-7632
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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128 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2509
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was really looking forward to eating here. The reviews were quite good. Even heard someone on the street talking about it. We went. We were very happy with the wait staff. They were efficient and friendly. I would rate the atmosphere as average. But...More

1  Thank Clint M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We haven't visited Poppycock's in a long time, but went to try the acorn squash vegetable potpie that was featured in Northern Express. Wow! It was REALLY good. There were so many choices on the menu, we decided to come back for lunch. I had...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I did some wine tasting and we went to front Street and just picked up poppycock's and we're not disappointed. We both had the burger and fries with lettuce tomato and onion for $12, my wife had a bowl of soup which...More

Thank seescokid
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect atmosphere for a nice lunch with friends. The signature tomato, spinach soup was perfect on a cool day.

Thank J F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is the first place we come to eat when we travel to Traverse City. The food is consistently good, variety of specials and service is almost always good. Would recommend this downtown restaurant for lunch or dinner. And check out their desserts - also...More

Thank _donna91_new
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We stopped here after shopping and didn't have to wait long at all. The service is very good and the food is unique and great tasting. We had the reuben and a grilled cheese sandwich with soup. Both are done so special, what a nice...More

Thank Beezhjack
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here on a Saturday afternoon to warm up and get out of the rain. We had delicious soups, and appetizers. The service was excellent. The menu offered many options to meet our needs.

Thank mfmot22
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Moderately priced. Good selection. Has some interesting specialty drinks. Went with a group of six women and got everything from salads to burger to vegetarian. Everything delicious. Quinoa fritters were unexpectedly delicious.

Thank Kelley L
Reviewed 2 November 2017

This was another first time stop on a trip to TC. Being abit adventurous I planned on ordering something vegetarian and was very happy with the Acorn Squash Pot Pie. There were few things that really appealed to the wife on the menu and she...More

Thank Craig P
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We went at lunch time and the restaurant was filling up. The hostess was quite friendly. Emily was our server and she was efficient, courteous and prompt. I had the black bean burger and it was great!! A very generous sized one, at that. My...More

Thank eyedoc1770
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2509
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-941-7632
Casual DOWNTOWN restaurant offering New American inspired cuisine. Eclectic specials, fresh seafood, pasta, unique sandwiches and salads, vegetarian specialties and award-winning desserts. Emphasis on fresh, local products. Live jazz on Friday and Saturdays. Full bar with extensive martini menu, wines by the glass, and unique craft beers on tap,
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