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Cousin Jenny's Cornish Pasties

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129 S Union St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2519
+1 231-941-7821
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07:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 18:00
Sat 08:00 - 16:00
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

The pastie was developed as a way to bring a hot meal to work; typically, meat, potatoes and flavorings contained in a pastry shell. Growing up in a strongly Celtic setting, I learned about pasties from a young age. I also learned that not all pasties are created equal... These are very good pasties. The steak and potato pastie (traditional... More 

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Thank Barry C
Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Visiting from Tennessee we had never had pasties before so decided to try them. When we entered an extraordinarily helpful staff talked us through the options and made suggestions. My wife tried chicken. Although I am not typically a steak fan I tried that because I wanted to see what rutabaga was like. Our carb avoiding daughter, who we thought... More 

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Thank pinkfroggy9
Royal Oak, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I stopped in for a drink and ended up buying more!!! The service was fantastic. The people were very want and friendly. There were numerous food options that were fresh and tasty. The scone was a glorious buttery treat. Will come again.

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Thank Stacy E
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

My Mom used to cook this every once a month. and people were great in that area . When i have order the lady explain about the foods nicely. Now back to hotel because of the rain. And i will miss this place so much.

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Thank Mone H
Rochester Hills, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Stopped in for lunch and to try the pasties! We ordered a chef salad, chicken cherry wrap, and a steak and cheese pasty (actually had to go back for another one since the kids didn't want to share)! Everything was delicious and the service was great! Wish we could have tried the breakfast pasty, but it gives us a reason... More 

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Thank lvwr84
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

One of a kind breakfast, delicious. Lady working behind the counter was extremely kind and helpful. Gave us some must see places around the area. Would definitely recommend

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Thank Molly K
Indian Land, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Sitting in the middle of Traverse City, we walked into Cousin Jenny's. A lot of folks were ordering the Cornish Pasties, but we decided on the Cherry Chicken Salad Wrap and the Cob Salad. I don't know this for a fact, but this area of Michigan seems to harvest a lot of cherries. The chicken salad with cherries was really... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Excellent food and friendly service. Unique breakfast pasties. A favorite is the ham breakfast pasty with sour cream.

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Thank Mary Margaret C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

WOW! I was very fortunate to come across Cousin Jenny's today. What a great find. I had the Steak and Cheddar Pastie and it was outstanding. The filling had great flavor and the pastry was perfect. They warm gravy and sour cream is provided on the side. The warm gravy was the crowning touch. Don't miss this treat. Metered street... More 

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Thank Rick G
Elkhorn, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

We had eaten Cornish Pasties before but these were the best ever. Great food, great service. We each had the chicken. Excellent!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10
Cuisine
American, Cafe, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 18:00
Thursday
07:00 - 18:00
Friday
07:00 - 18:00
Saturday
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 S Union St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2519
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-941-7821
Description
Cousin Jenny's offers delicious comfort food for all tastes, including authentic Cornish Pasties, Breakfast Bobbies, soups, salads and sandwiches. Stop in for breakfast or lunch and enjoy old-fashioned personal service in a comfortable atmosphere.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?