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Low Bar

€€ - €€€American,
128 S Union St, Below 7monks Taproom, Traverse City, MI 49684-2611
+1 231-944-5397
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Bar
€€ - €€€
128 S Union St, Below 7monks Taproom, Traverse City, MI 49684-2611
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The lighting is low but its supposed to be like a speakeasy. their drink menu far supersedes their food. if h=you are there for food, their cheese plate is amazing but everything else seemed average, if your there for drinks, your set!

Thank Rockwell N
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Sipped my Cinnamon Girl at the end of the bar wondering who was the Neil Young fan that christened the name of the drink. If you are scared of long dark alleyways, ya better stop at the Dairy Queen for a Blizzard

Thank Don N
Reviewed 26 May 2018

I would equate this fabulous setting with that of an old-fashioned speakeasy, but there are no hidden entrances - only an entrance that required direction from the good folks at 7 Monks Taproom on the floor above. Once you are inside, the sensation takes hold....More

Thank Roger D
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Drink menu was unique and non-traditional. Atmosphere was very cool. Staff was delightful. The actual beverage wasn’t what I expected and it was my first visit.

Thank MichTraveler517
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Been wanting to visit this place! First off elevator ride down to a dark hallway, cool! Short walk down into a unique but quaint bar! Lots of sweet girly drinks, my wife went with a bourbon old fashion! She’s like that. Small food menu, but...More

Thank Shroonatic
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Sometimes it is really busy, sometimes quite. We hit it perfect. Six of us in the corner. Good drinks, quick service. I have been a few times and every time has been good.

Thank Lindsay O
Reviewed 27 November 2017

best place for a quiet cocktail...low key, dark. Great drinks. Great service. Perfect for locals! and no kids

Thank hugh6
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Friends brought us here. It's their usual on Friday haunt. Intimate, dark. Like from another era. Staff is great. Unique, well crafted cocktails. Only problem was that the charcuterie plate was Lame. Capital L. One small pile of sub-par American prosciutto and one type of...More

Thank Kit A
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We had no idea this place was here--we stumbled upon it after a day with Kayak, Bike and Brew. Hip and comfortable atmosphere. Excellent handmade craft cocktails.

Thank lindacul
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Really dark when you walk out of the elevator that delivers you to this unique bar. Big city feel in lovely Traverse City. Their specialty is fine liquors and drinks uniquely made. They , also, have several appetizer type dishes. Honestly, I don't remember if...More

Thank decoratingplus
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
American, Bar
After-hours, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 S Union St, Below 7monks Taproom, Traverse City, MI 49684-2611
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-944-5397
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A throwback into a modern era. Re-igniting craft cocktails and prohibition. 100+ bourbons, housemade cocktails, concoctions, and late night small bites.
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