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poppycocks

128 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2509
+1 231-941-7632
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“pita chips” (33 reviews)
“lamb ragu” (9 reviews)
“mango curry” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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128 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2509
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1 - 10 of 512 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a wonderfully attentive server while out for dinner with friends. They offer a few vegetarian and gluten free options. The food tasted good, service was quick, and they have a nice drink menu as well. We would definitely return. Tip: On Front Street,...More

Thank TakeFiveTravel
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Excellent ambiance and service. Food so creative! Dinner entrees served with yummy sides. Each entree had its own assortment of veggies and starch to create an amazing meal. Cherry cobbler was the prize winning dessert as should be in the Cherry Capital.

Thank Eta A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to this restaurant last night with friends. We arrived at 9:30 pm and I was very pleasantly surprised. I had the tomato spinach cheese soup which was quite good, and the mussels appetizer which was one of the tastiest dishes I’ve eaten all...More

Thank Anne W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful meal here during film festival. They hold half of their tables for walk-ins, so you don’t have to have a reservation. The beet risotto was absolutely amazing. The Key Lime Shrimp was nicely flavored and the veggie curry sounded divine.

1  Thank janicewriting6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed our entire meal here. I had the pasta and shrimp dish. The pasta was fresh and tasted homemade...which when I inquired it wasn't. My cousin enjoyed her tomato soup and beef/steak sandwich. Service was very good. The best part of our meal was...More

Thank Ladierose
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived just before happy hour finished so are drinks were really reasonable .Also the fried pita bread appetizer was on special for 7$ ,it was fabulous with pita ,salsa ,hummus and extremely nice melted cheese .Second appetizer was whitefish cakes which came with a...More

Thank arh0070
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious food in an unassuming mid-century diner setting. Very friendly waiters who will tell you honestly about their personal favorites and don't-like'so-muchs. I loved the mango curry, which is made with real mango slices. The salads are simple and excellent, too.

Thank Daniel E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just landed TVC on the way to Leland, too hungry (and grumpy) to make it all the way. Decided to hit the main Street and just happened to park out front of this place. Confirmed on TA it wouldn't kill us and wow, glad we...More

1  Thank Bruce G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Poppycock's on Wednesday, July 18th with a friend. We arrived at 5:50 p.m. and were promptly seated - right next to the server station/bar - not the ideal table by far, but we chose to overlook that. We waited approximately 10 minutes for our...More

2  Thank Wickedfun1
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

We've been here several times this week, everything is perfectly prepared, well seasoned and very creative! Kudo's chef Chris!!

Thank John B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $28
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2509
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-941-7632
Description
Casual DOWNTOWN restaurant offering New American inspired cuisine. Eclectic specials, fresh seafood, pasta, unique sandwiches and salads, vegetarian specialties and award-winning desserts. Emphasis on fresh, local products. Live jazz on Friday and Saturdays. Full bar with extensive martini menu, wines by the glass, and unique craft beers on tap,
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