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Apache Trout Grill

13671 S West Bay Shore Dr, Traverse City, MI 49684-6200
+1 231-947-7079
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“whitefish” (144 reviews)
“baja tacos” (23 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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13671 S West Bay Shore Dr, Traverse City, MI 49684-6200
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a lovely restaurant, well appointed, and with a well trained experienced staff. I ordered the white fish, a northern Michigan staple. The flavor was good and the meat cooked so as to retain moistness. The breading was a little heavier than I like....More

Thank Rsmith7412
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I love to stop by Apache Trout. The atmosphere is fantastic, the view of the bay is unparalleled, the food delicious and the staff most excellent. A fun place for a group or for a date night. But don't tell anyone, it's...More

Thank Boolahboolah
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great find. Sat at the bar for a couple of drinks and was so impressed by the bartenders service personality that we stayed for dinner. Had the 1-lb. crab legs and my wife had the same. They were great. Neat view and just...More

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Each time we visit Traverse City we absolutely must check out the Apache Trout Grill. A wonderful location and exceptional food and service.

1  Thank PrettyGirlLaila
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time to the Apache Trout Grill. I was accompanied by my wife and fours kids ranging from 13 to 2. The atmosphere is more geared towards a casual night out or a date night. The food was very good and the service was great....More

Thank Collrin
Reviewed 11 December 2017

WE ere in Traverse City this fall with friends and took them for Brunch and they agreed that it is the BEST brunch ever!!! Along with wonderful breakfast foods that are above and beyond the normal there is loaded mac and cheese, pastas, and deserts...More

Thank Lynette L
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Had dinner with friends on a Friday night. No problem getting seated without a reservation. Their beer list is small but they had good options. Crab legs and prime rib special $45. They have sandwiches and burgers too. Everything was done well. Will go back!

Thank roger3116
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Really enjoyed dinner here with friends recently. Wonderful menu and the food was great too. Great place for dinner.

Thank Pamela D
Reviewed 23 November 2017

My wife and I had dinner here with friends. We had to wait for a table on a busy Friday night but it was worth it. I had the panko whitefish and it was awesome. My wife had a fish dish also and really liked...More

Thank BigDaddy3859
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Had a great early dinner. Adam, our waiter was very friendly and knowledgeable. I would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone. We had a fantastic time. Adam made for a fine experience.

Thank Melvyn R
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Dee P
2 December 2017|
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Response from x167mgh | Reviewed this property |
don't know either, sorry
20 November 2017|
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Response from Mary S | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not take reservations.
Daniel G
6 October 2017|
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Response from kristinkiteley | Property representative |
I'm not exactly sure what you are asking. Our owner was an avid fly fisherman and he named the restaurant after the first fish to go on the endangered species list, the Apache Trout. It is found in the rivers of Arizona and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13671 S West Bay Shore Dr, Traverse City, MI 49684-6200
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-947-7079
  • E-mail
The Apache Trout Grill has a casual lodge theme to the dining room. Over looking Grand Traverse Bay is the perfect setting for any occasion.The Apache serves good food right.
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