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Potters Bakery

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908 E 8th St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2750
+1 231-947-5660
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“donuts” (14 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 4:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
908 E 8th St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2750
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best sugar cookies ever! I have tried others and these are the best. The bumpy cake is incredible. To make it 1/2 the calories if that's what your worried about, share it!

Thank Justlovefood88
Reviewed November 12, 2017

The bakery is clean and well lighted. The baked goods are the pricest in town. I boutgh small cup cakes for children and was shocked at the cost. I probably will not go back, too expensive.

Thank Patrick F
Reviewed October 22, 2017

Stopped for a sweet treat and bought a few extras, this place offers many items including bread. The reason they have been in business for 3 generations is the quality and variety of their food. We especially enjoyed the Pumpkin raised doughnuts and the date...More

Thank Tones524
Reviewed August 21, 2017

This bakery rocks!! I have only found two bakeries in my 64 years and this is one of them. You will not be disappointed.......

Thank Gary D
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

It's hard to find a good all around bakery these days. From cut out cookies to croissant, bagel to butter bite cookies. Everything we tried was excellent and we made several trips over the month we were in the Traverse City area. Keep up the...More

Thank Shelley M
Reviewed January 11, 2017

I was disappointed that there were no custard-filled long johns. The glazed cinnamon roll was very tasty!

Thank ladybyron2017
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Had several different donuts and pastries, all amazing. Had a vanilla long john, glazed sour cream,and a peanut. For pastries we tried a cheese danish, vanilla cinnamon roll, and an ugly apple fritter. They are a little pricey, but so good

Thank Russ P
Reviewed September 15, 2016

Wonderful selection of fine tasting pastries for very reasonable prices - much less than pastries found in the coffee shops on Front Street. I suggest buying your pastries here then getting your coffee at one of several good coffee shops and then going to the...More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed September 13, 2016

If you want to splurge with your money and your calories then select a carb feast from Potters. They have a huge selection of donuts, pastries, and breads. Expensive, but worth it if you're having a special occasion and want to impress with style and...More

Thank Michelle F
Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Potters Bakery is a great bakery! My husband and I came across this bakery by mistake. We're so happy that we did because their bake goods and delicious donuts just hit the spot especially with a glass of chocolate milk. We visit Potters Bakery for...More

Thank lighthousechic
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 AM - 5:30 PM
5:30 AM - 5:30 PM
5:30 AM - 5:30 PM
5:30 AM - 5:30 PM
5:30 AM - 5:30 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 908 E 8th St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2750
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-947-5660
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