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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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Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Mediterranean, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
128 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2509
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Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago 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 1 week ago 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 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I have eaten lunch/dinner here before while visiting Traverse City. This trip we stopped in for lunch after visiting Cherry Republic, which is close by. We had a soup/salad combo and it was delicious. We heartily recommend this restaurant!

Thank Lane1935
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While visiting in the area I ate lunch here about 4 times. Everything I've ever ordered has been good. Love their salads, especially the Michigan Cobb, love all the homemade soups I've tried, the pasta with chicken and broccoli was also good. Their coffee is...More

Thank Kaye R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in on a Wednesday night...beautiful restaurant. Food was very good (cheesecake was even better!) Had a date night special...wow, cheap! 2 entree's, bottle of wine for $45! Sat at bar, bartender very friendly!

Thank luvscigars
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We met four friends at Poppycocks recently on a Thursday night. My friend made a reservation and had to put a $100 credit card deposit down in case we didn't show. A bit extreme. Our service was great, friendly and efficient. I had the whitefish...More

Thank nancy b
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.22 km away
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.34 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, 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
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
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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