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128 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2509
+1 231-941-7632
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pita chips” (33 reviews)
“lamb ragu” (11 reviews)
“mango curry” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
Mediterranean, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
128 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2509
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Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

Came into to town for a quick visit. As always ordered glass of wine with Poppycocks pita chip appetizer-amazing!! Ordered the special pasta with fettuccine noodles/chicken and Thai peanut sauce-omg so good please put this on the menu full time!! Finished of course with no...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank keithk392
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Excellent selection of unique brunch items on Sunday. Highly recommend the tacos for a spicy but light brunch entrée. Service was prompt and very efficient. Would love to go there again.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jtwalsh2018
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We found this restaurant on Trip Advisor and asked at our hotel, the Cherry Tree, too. High marks from both so we went on Wednesday evening. The date night special is two entries (average about $30 each) and a bottle of wine. Total--$45. Great deal,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

We visited Poppycocks for desserts and a drink and it was a great choice. The place was very cute, the staff was very friendly, and the desserts were delicious. Overall a great experience.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank aluke329
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Super crowded and a bit loud but once the house made hummus and pita bread hit the table we knew it was going to be great. Lamb Ragu...Best.Dish.Ever!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kathy P
Reviewed 25 October 2018

OUR meal was very tasty ,good portions ,soup was great. Nice and friendly service, it was our first stop in a Traverse City restaurant . Will recommend and come back.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sightseer822085
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

I ordered the half grilled cheese and potato leek soup. It was absolutely delicious! The service was wonderful. I highly recommend. A great variety of food.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Marianne X
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Delicious food. Interesting art on the walls from local artists. The food keeps me coming back. They offer outstanding soup. There are always many enticing specials. The rolls with poppyseeds are delish.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank barbaraw319
Reviewed 14 October 2018

A small place right on Front St with lots of restaurants and shops. The food is always good. You wouldn't go wrong ordering any of their daily special soups. I usually pair this with a Michigan salad or sandwich. I've always been pleased by their...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kaye R
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a very good dinner at Poppycock’s prior to seeing a show at the local theatre. We started with two of their soups and enjoyed both! Only complaint of the night would be the entree arriving on top of the soup. Shouldn’t happen in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Travelgack
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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, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, 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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