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Omelette Shoppe & Bakery

1209 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2928
(231) 946-0590
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Ranked #56 of 255 Restaurants in Traverse City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch

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English first
Michigan
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134 reviews 134 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

With a name like the "Omelette Shoppe," this place stood out to me since I love omelettes. We got there toward the end of the breakfast rush, so we didn't have much of a wait--maybe five minutes at the most. Our waitress came right over once we were seated, and she was very informative about the omelettes, and she was... More 

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Illinois City, Illinois
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58 reviews 58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

The omelettes are made with four eggs, so arrive hungry. Make sure to order their coffee, too, it is delicious. You may have to wait for a table but it is worth it!

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Chicago, Illinois
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60 reviews 60 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Stopped here because tripadvisor reviews and we were not disappointed. The place is small, but cozy and colorfully decorated. Our waitress was super attentive and helpful. And to top it all off, the food was amazing. We started with a cinnamon roll, which was a pile of large, gooey, deliciousness. To follow, one of us had biscuits and gravy and... More 

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Saline, Michigan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

My husband and I visit Traverse City at least once a year and no visit is complete without a trip to the Omelette Shoppe. The menu is large so there is something for everyone. There are two locations, this one downtown and a larger location down the road. There is always a wait so don't go there if you are... More 

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Midland, Michigan
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Was there Sunday and it took 45 minutes to get our food. We didn't mind the 45 minutes to get a table, but it was ridiculous to wait the same amount for food. We were not the exception. Everyone around us were also waiting. Coffee and water were not refilled as much as they should have. The food was really... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We went to the Omelette Shoppe on Front Street because we heard it was one of the top places for breakfast in Traverse City. We got ripped off by the skinny old waitress that was working there Wednesday morning. They had a breakfast special for $3.99 that included 2 eggs, toast, bacon, hash browns and coffee. My husband asked for... More 

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Illinois
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50 reviews 50 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Busy place. Amazing waitresses. Good food. I even ordered something off of the menu which was no problem.

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Traverse City, Michigan
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We are regulars here. The food and service are outstanding. The only drawback is that they are so good, sometimes you have to wait for a seat.

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Sandusky
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

even though the wait was long, it was worth it. due to an emergency, the kitchen staff was shorthanded, but everything seemed to go well once our orders were placed. the staff worked together to help one another and we had an enjoyable meal.

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Perrysburg, Ohio
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35 reviews 35 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Had to wait to be seated which says good food to me but only 15 mins. Tight seating but pleasant. Waitstaff worked hard to make people comfortable even a guy with crutches and a few groups with a chair at an end of a booth. The sausage gravy omelette was the best breakfast Ive had in a long time. Home... More 

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Additional Information about Omelette Shoppe & Bakery

Address: 1209 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2928
Phone Number: (231) 946-0590
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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