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Jolly Pumpkin Old Mission

13512 Peninsula Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686-9717
+1 231-223-4333
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13512 Peninsula Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686-9717
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited this restaurant on a recent trip to Traverse City, on the recommendation of our son, and weren't disappointed. Great decor, pleasant and friendly staff. We ordered fish and chips and a white pizza. Both dishes were good portion and very tasty. We really...More

Thank joyrodolico
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very welcoming setting. Feels like a pub. Food choices were ample and very good. Beers brewed on site were great!

Thank Quilterbee2016
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were staying in TC and wanted to see what the buzz was about, as several people had told us about this restaurant. We waited about 15 minutes for a table on the lovely patio outside. After being seated our server quickly got our drink...More

Thank brendayounker
Reviewed 3 days ago

Yes, the smoked whitefish is good, but a little thin. My pasta was barely warm when served so I had it reheated. There were only 4 slices of chicken in a mass of pasta. The sauce, however, was vert good. The Pumpkin is known for...More

Thank Sharon P
Reviewed 3 days ago

My family stopped by after wine tasting in the afternoon. The food was pretty good, and the menu has a decent selection of food and beers. We would up waiting about an hour and a half for a table though, and the service was extremely...More

Thank Chad1640
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visit this place for the first time, on a business trip. I came in for dinner with a very large group. The staff was very accommodating to handle the large group, despite the restaurant being packed that night. Our waitress did an outstanding job handling...More

Thank cheez66
Reviewed 4 days ago

It is a drive of about 20 minutes from TC, but the drive is beautiful and always a treat. Then you get to taste test their home brewed craft beer and the appetizers. The food is always delicious and we have never had any problem...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were seated right away and served chips and a dip right away. We ordered the smoked whitefish dip and ribs and fish as a surf and turf special. My wife ordered the wood fired pizza. The fish was good but I needed a hatchet...More

Thank Jeffrey T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a disappointment! We love Jolly Pumpkin beers, so we were really excited to go. Since they only sell bombers, we were particularly amped to be able to sample a bunch of stuff on tap. It sucked. The only beers to taste were the three...More

Thank Jana B
Mission_Group, Public Relations Manager at Jolly Pumpkin Old Mission, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Jana, Our apologies for your recent visit, as this does not sound like the level or service or quality of product we are known for. Can you please let me know when you visited so I can look further into this situation and speak...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wanted a light supper and beer to end my birthday. Ordered a Fire and Smoke pizza-plenty for 2. DELICIOUS! And the beer was great, too. Plenty of other food option all the way from appetizers through dinners to dessert. Enough variety to satisfy any taste....More

Thank slorettao
Mission_Group, Public Relations Manager at Jolly Pumpkin Old Mission, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi slorettao, Thanks for the review! Glad we were able to be a part of your birthday celebration! We hope to have you back again soon. Cheers!

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Joni L
August 10, 2017|
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Response from ljflick | Reviewed this property |
Don't know
September 22, 2016|
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Response from Lisa H | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about steak and ribs. I'm sure the menu is online
Brenda C
July 5, 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13512 Peninsula Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686-9717 (Formerly the Bowery)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-223-4333
  • E-mail
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