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Red Ginger

237 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2620
+1 231-944-1733
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (265 reviews)
“lettuce wraps” (35 reviews)
“thai curry” (27 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
237 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2620
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My family is addicted to sushi. This restaurant has fresh, tasty sushi. My problem is that also is relatively "fancy," with wine glasses on the tables, lots of silverware, etc. So basically we paid a good 15-20% more than the sushi was worth just for...More

Thank ChicagoRory
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

They are located downtown Traverse City. The food was amazing with awesome atmosphere. They staff was very knowledgeable about the food and friendly. Definitely going back

Thank Aeysha Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here while in town visiting friends. The seaweed salad was fresh and refreshing. The barbecued-ribs entree was presented beautifully, in "tower" format. Meat was tender, and sauce complemented it perfectly. I live in Boston, which abounds with Thai and Pan-Asian restaurants, but nothing I've...More

Thank critiquer862
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been going here for years and always leave happy. I love their happy hour because prices are great and the sushi is to die for! Try one of their martinis, you will not be disappointed. There is something for everyone and it is...More

Thank Jennifer D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you’re looking for something beyond typical American food Put this restaurant on your list. You’ll be pleasantly surprised with some amazing selections and a great staff.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here after consulting Trip Advisor for restaurants- we wanted something fun for an anniversary dinner and we were not disappointed! Excellent service (they even had a nice card on our table for us plus a yummy dessert!). We had a few appetizers including the...More

Thank Annette G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very Good. This is our rating of The Red Ginger Restaurant on Front Street, Traverse City, Michigan. We really lucked out. We walked in and we were seated and served without having to endure, soon to be, the long line of patrons waiting to enter...More

1  Thank kanbaatar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Reservations recommended. Excellent waiter we had! In middle of downtown. Young man, very knowledgeable of the menu. Great food and ambiance!

Thank tami z
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We joined family and friends to celebrate two birthdays. When we arrived our table was waiting complete with a birthday card signed by the entire staff for the birthday girls! Our food was fabulous. Our service outstanding. We enjoyed several sushi rolls and the pot...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I went to Traverse City for our one year wedding anniversary and decided to give Red Ginger a try. It delivered tenfold!!! They had a personalized card signed by some of the staff wishing us a happy one year anniversary with our...More

1  Thank Beau W
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Questions & Answers
12 March 2017|
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Response from dealwatcher2016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes but not the happy hour food
Sandra A
27 June 2016|
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Response from Robert A | Reviewed this property |
No, but they have "small plates" that would be appropriate for children. Basically they're just smaller versions of the other dishes. No hot dogs or PB&J however.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 237 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2620
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-944-1733
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