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Grand Traverse Pie Co.

525 W Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2002
+1 231-922-7437
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“cherry pie” (141 reviews)
“pies” (316 reviews)
“quiche” (72 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
525 W Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2002
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The kinds of pie to chose from are staggering with the best being original cherry pie. The pie crusts on their pies are so delicious that it will ruin you for any others. Try the luncheon pot pies too.

Thank Gwen W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent sandwich’s and salads. Soups are are also very good as well as the quiche. Pies are out of this world!More

Thank bobricketts77
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Co., responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your wonderful review, Bob! We are very happy to hear that you enjoy our shop including our soups, sandwiches, and pies. We appreciate your review and we hope to see you again soon next time you're in Traverse City or at our...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

I love pie and love to bake them too. GT pies are almost as good as home made and a lot less work. When we come to TC, we always get pie (and some to take home too).

Thank Susan S
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Co., responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review, Susan. It means a lot from a fellow baker to hear that you enjoy our homemade pies. We appreciate your kind words and we look forward to seeing you next time you're in Traverse City. :)

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great fruit pies and quiches too! We stopped in to bring home a cherry pie but we were so overwhelmed with the selection that it was difficult to make a decision. Yes, we bought the cherry crumb pie along with some slices to enjoy at...More

Thank SUSAN W
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Co., responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Susan, thank you so much for visiting us and for taking the time to leave us a review. We are so happy that you and your family and friends enjoyed your Cherry Crumb Pie along with your slices of pie. I know it can...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We chose this restaurant because of excellent reviews: I was hugely disappointed. Before noon they were out of quiche! I tried the pasty. The crust was tough rather than flaky and the filling was ground up and tasteless. The side salad was fresh with field...More

Thank rudiloo
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Co., responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Rudiloo, thank you very much for visiting us and for taking the time to let us know about your meal. We're happy to hear you enjoyed your pie, but I'm sorry to hear about the rest of the meal. We truly pride ourselves on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They serve sandwiches and soup at both locations in downtown Traverse City, but let’s be honest—-the reason to go is the pie. Cherry crumb pie, apple crumb pie and strawberry-rhubarb are just 3 of the many kinds of pie available every day. Add a scoop...More

Thank SpartanFIJI
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Co., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi SpartanFIJI, thank you so much for the high praise for our pies as well as our soups and sandwiches. We absolutely love to hear that you enjoy both of our Traverse City shops. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review;...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was cracking rhubarb-strawberry pie, it was my birthday, I indulged. IMHO, the amount of fruit was minimal and there was so much sugarit overwhelmed the tartness of the rhubarb. I expected better after reading reviews and service was lackadaisical.More

Thank DianaP71
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Co., responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Diana, thank you very much for giving us a try and for providing your feedback. I'm sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your visit and your pie. We would very much like to hear more about your experience. Would you mind sending...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for dinner. We had 2 chicken noodle soups, corned beef sandwich, chicken cherry, turkey sandwich, liberty pie (blueberry & cherry). The food is very good. Ingredients are fresh and flavorful. Blueberry applesauce is absolutely amazing. Staff were friendly and helpful.More

Thank Chicago084
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Co., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Chicago084, thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your dinner at GT Pie! We put a lot of hard work and love into everything we bake and make at our shop. We are also happy you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

While on a wine tour up in the bay we stopped in at the Grand Traverse Pie Co. for a quick lunch. We have been there before and always enjoy there food. We also left with a fresh baked pie. They will always be on...More

Thank geneb517
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Co., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Gene, thank you so much for including us on your list of places to visit in Traverse City! We absolutely love to hear that you have enjoyed your visits to our shop and our pies to-go too. We appreciate your kind words and we hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I am from Toledo and not a day goes by i dont think about the cherry pie. We went during the national pie festival and they were nothing compared to this place. i want more of their pie. i would pay for them to ship...More

Thank ray24ray87
Erin M, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Traverse Pie Co., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Ray, thank you so much for your fantastic review! We are smiling from ear to ear to read that you loved our cherry pie so much during your visit to Traverse City! We do ship our delicious handmade pies straight from our Traverse City...More

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Jamie N
June 14, 2018|
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Response from Strayedfar | Reviewed this property |
YES! My Son has Celiac and they do offer small individual pies which are premade at a separate facility. Once they were sold out so we drove to the other location for one to go. They also have gluten free bread!
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Norman S
February 28, 2017|
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Response from Erin M | Property representative |
Hi Norman, we offer a free slice of pie a la mode or a free 6" mini pie to all of our registered Pie Dough Club rewards members. It's a free loyalty program and you get a free slice just for signing up. You can find out more... More
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Michelle M
July 5, 2015|
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Response from Erin M | Property representative |
Hi Michelle, I hope you already found the answers that you needed, but just in case.... our original West Front Street location is open Mon-Fri 7am-7pm, Sat 8am-6pm, and Sun 10am-4pm. Our location in downtown TC at Front and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 W Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2002
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-922-7437
  • E-mail
Description
The original Grand Traverse Pie Company location! Our first Pie Shop opened in July of 1996 by company founders, Mike and Denise Busley. The shop is conveniently located on West Front Street in Traverse City, Michigan, just a short walk from downtown and a block from West Grand Traverse Bay. Our open-air design has the kitchen in full view of our customers. There's comfortable seating for those who would like to sit and relax with a slice of pie and a cup of gourmet coffee. We also have great lunch selections, with quiches, soups, pot pie by the slice, salads, sandwiches, and wraps. We serve espresso, smoothies, and a variety of homemade baked goods.
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