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Green House Cafe

115 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2508
+1 231-929-7687
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (31 reviews)
“soups” (20 reviews)
“sandwich” (24 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 15:00All hours
American, Cafe, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
115 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2508
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

I have eaten at the Green House Cafe for years when other breakfast places are not open or I am meeting someone there. It's a decent breakfast, nothing special. But I have not been there for at least a year. I met a friend there...More

2  Thank Carol42758
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I do not expect those that cater to the general public to be "in your face" activists for the eating of pigs by humans. While enjoying the food at this cafe you will also experience, very directly, the establishment's view of eating pigs. One message...More

2  Thank DavidMi
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped on a weekday at 8:30am. Wonderful service and FABULOUS food. The lightest hash browns I've ever had. We will be back!

1  Thank pam r
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I liked that this restaurant used locally sourced very fresh ingredients. Lunch prices for soup and a sandwich ( 1/2 sandwich) were on the high side. Having said that, the several soup choices were impressive, and the sandwiches were delicious. I don't like "mile high"...More

1  Thank Moira123
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I stopped in for a quick lunch. Found tge service to be lacking. I had read the reviews of others commenting on the chicken salad with cherries. I have been eating a low carb diet and asked if the chicken salad could be put on...More

1  Thank dpoteau
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We ended up loving our food but once we were seated we didn't see any waitstaff for over 15 minutes and finally at that point we had to ask if we could place an order. It was a bit frustrating as we were on a...More

1  Thank emilystout
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Stopped in for lunch one day, and it was well worth my time. The TC Reuban sandwich was recommended by the waitress, it was delicious! Such a surprising local take on the sandwich that has been around.

1  Thank Erica U
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Cozy place, quick service. I had the club sandwich and it was a large service and delicious. My spouse had the salad which was one of the biggest salads we have ever seen. Delicious! Prices are a bit high, but given the sizes of the...More

1  Thank WYphotographer
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

We had an awesome waitress- fabulous eggs and cinnamon toast. I'm going back on Friday to get a coconut pineapple muffin!!! Can't wait!

1  Thank pam r
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We stopped for an early lunch after walking up and down Front Street downtown to see what was available. The large selection of soups posted in the window caught our attention. My husband had the crab & red pepper bisque with a reuben and I...More

Thank Shea V
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jeanne h
29 May 2017|
Response from pam r | Reviewed this property |
Omg they might have it on line. It was yummy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2508
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-929-7687
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