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5100 M 72 W, Traverse City, MI 49684-8359
(231) 941-0832
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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Stopped in after a hike in Sleeping Bear Dunes with friends for a beer and a burger. Service was fast and courteous, there were many choices for beers, which arrived cold, and the varied menu had something for everyone's taste. Burgers, although not outstanding, were good and everything was served... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
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Traverse City, Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

My family went to the Hayloft for dinner. We got there at 7:30, and didn't get our food until 8:15. Our waitress never came over to refill our drinks, which were mainly waters, another waitress was flagged down. When our waitress did come with our food, she smelled like she had just taken a long smoke break. 3 of our... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Stopped in after a hike in Sleeping Bear Dunes with friends for a beer and a burger. Service was fast and courteous, there were many choices for beers, which arrived cold, and the varied menu had something for everyone's taste. Burgers, although not outstanding, were good and everything was served for a fair price.

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Swanley, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I've visited this place a few times when in the area. The country music is great and the atmosphere excellent, people are very friendly and the food is quite okay. I look forward to visiting again. So why the poor rating? There aren't enough waitresses and therefore the service is so slow that you'll want to walk before you die... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The food was average. The menu is different. The atmosphere is unique. We are not sure we would go back.

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Traverse City, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Have lived in the area for years, but for some reason never really tried this place. Maybe because of the Country Western Theme. (Full disclosure I'm not a fan of Country or Western music). But the wife and I went for an early dinner (No Band) and the place wasn't real busy yet. We had heard they were know for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This is a local hotspot for country western. I stop here on the run between jobs and have a snack or lunch. Friendly service, decent prices and good food.

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Traverse City, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

I met my husband here one evening when I stopped by to meet friends for a group of birthday celebrations. The food is great, the drinks are hefty, and the beer really COLD! They have live music and dancing and a fun group of people are regulars there. Always have a good time when I'm there...

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Lake Ann, Michigan, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Had dinner with my wife here last night. The food was great. I had smelt and the wife had chicken with homemade French fries. The fries are by far the best in the city. The service along with the music was great. Made for a wonderful evening out if you liked country western music.

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Traverse City, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

Great service... couldn't have been more kind, attentive, or knowledgable. I had a clear view of the kitchen and was so impressed. One of the cooks was constantly stocking, cleaning, and organizing as he worked... what a valuable employee! And to top it all off... a real feel good band!

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Traverse City, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

Good burgers, great wet burritos, really great fries and a variety of beers, including PBR on tap. Not a fancy place and in the winter it is mostly heated by a wood stove. Not the place to come for fancy, but is the place to come for good, reasonably priced bar food.

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5100 M 72 W, Traverse City, MI 49684-8359
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: (231) 941-0832

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  • Cuisine: Mexican, American

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