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Simply Cupcakes of Traverse City

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445 E. Front Street, (across from Jack's), Traverse City, MI 49686
2316332253
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10:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch
Description: Fresh homemade cupcakes daily made from 100% scratch every batch. Free...
Fresh homemade cupcakes daily made from 100% scratch every batch. Free coffee with purchase. 15% Senior discount everyday. Active duty military 2 for 1 everyday. Simply Cupcakes is Traverse City's only homegrown cupcakery. Every visit is fun!
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  • 34
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    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Beautifully decorated and delicious tasting cupcakes are a treat here. Seating is limited. They have containers to keep the cupcakes steady as you take them home.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Beautifully decorated and delicious tasting cupcakes are a treat here. Seating is limited. They have containers to keep the cupcakes steady as you take them home.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015 via mobile

I have visited Traverse City twice and twice visited this shop Twice during each visit (yes 4 visits). THIS IS MY FAVORITE CUPCAKE SHOP EVER! My favorite is the champagne cupcake. I wish they could open a store closer to Detroit or @ least in Great Lakes mall or figure out how to ship successfully to Detroit, life would be... More 

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Warren
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Oh my goodness I'm a cupcake lover and these cupcakes were amazing. Truly the best I've ever had. We will definitely be back for more and will recommend them to everyone!

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Traverse City, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This amazing company made the cupcakes for my wedding! WHAT A HIT! Everyone raved about them! :) I was so happy we decided to go with them instead of a traditional wedding cake vendor. You will not be disappointed! My dad is now addicted to the cupcakes and requests me to bring him one every time I go to visit... More 

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Traverse City, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We've hosted the dessert stop for a progressive dinner and a "Soup Night" amongst other meals for family and friends. we always stop by Simply Cupcakes and grab a few of the various flavors to serve for dessert. Spilt into four pieces, guests can try a Silly Rabbit, Red Velvet, etc. Such delicious cupcakes made with care and finesse. Don;t... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

Let me start this by saying hubby says that I'm a cupcake nazi. This is my favorite place for cupcakes. I've planned 2 trips to traverse city just to go here since discovering this gem. My ultimate fav is the blueberry blast. They are light, fluffy, moist, rich and tasty all at once

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 via mobile

Delicious and beautiful cupcakes and macarons! Love stopping in here to grab a treat and some to share! Always a hit!

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Midland, Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We visited this cupcake place at noon and there was nothing left to choose from. I would say to go earlier in the day.

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Kept walking by this place on my way to a conference 3 days in a row, stopped in before they closed (closed when last cupcake is sold) and was not disappointed-- moist, delicious fresh baked mint cupcake. Yum! Worth the $2.95!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Don't get me wrong, I tried a red velvet cupcake. I like to consider myself a cupcake connoisseur and it was just okay. I really wanted to love it but I love local businesses and their shop was very cute. Worth the stop.. cupcake was moist and good just not my favorite red velvet!

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Additional Information about Simply Cupcakes of Traverse City

Address: 445 E. Front Street, (across from Jack's), Traverse City, MI 49686
Phone Number: 2316332253
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
Open Hours:
Monday 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Average Prices: USD $2 to $10
Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Dessert, Bakeries

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 445 E. Front Street, (across from Jack's), Traverse City, MI 49686
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: 2316332253

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $2 to $10
  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Dessert, Bakeries

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions

Description

Fresh homemade cupcakes daily made from 100% scratch every batch. Free coffee with purchase. 15% Senior discount everyday. Active duty military 2 for 1 everyday. Simply Cupcakes is Traverse City's only homegrown cupcakery. Every visit is fun!
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 5:30 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?