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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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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
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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Good for:
Special occasions

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Visitor rating
  • 33
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Had to stop in for at least one!

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!

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 21, 2014
98cynR
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Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States
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  • Special occasions
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Warren
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

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
2 reviews
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
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
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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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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156 reviews 156 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
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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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
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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Toledo, Ohio, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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Traverse City, Michigan
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

They have good cupcakes and its very popular in traverse city. And they post what kind of cupcakes their going to have each day on Facebook.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We were fortunate to find simply cupcakes and be able to use them for our wedding. The cupcakes are great, everyone enjoyed them. We served red velvet, peanut butter cup, triple chocolate and key lime. Every cupcake was beautiful. The only disappointing thing is that they advertise delivery within 10 miles, but refused to deliver our 200 cupcake order that... More 

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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 - 10
  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Dessert, Bakery

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