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7 Monks Taproom

) #16 of 223 Restaurants in Traverse City $$ - $$$ , ,
128 S Union St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2611
+1 231-421-8410
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pretzel bites” (10 reviews)
“burger” (44 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Gastropub
$$ - $$$
128 S Union St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2611
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1 - 10 of 304 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped here because they allowed our dogs to sit outside with us (they had to stay outside the chain barrier mostly, but that was fine). They had a great beer selection and my Korean nachos were the bomb. Our puppy had...More

Thank Jordan F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well I have been trying to go to 7 Monks for 3 years now but I was never in Traverse City at the right time of the day until today. I must say that I was not disappointed. Since I am big fan of Belgian...More

Thank brubrew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We started with a craft beer and hard cider, both excellent. (The server was very helpful in allowing us to sample until we found something we enjoyed.) We then ordered the fried Brussels sprouts (with almonds, pecorino cheese and a balsamic drizzle). So good!! We...More

Thank wshill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was passing through Traverse City on our way north. Was looking for a local beer and burger place (Non-Chain) Found 7 Monks on line. We had the best meal, great service and great time. In looking over the menu saw an Asparagus Pizza and just...More

Thank Alan V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

perfect ambiance and comfortable brew pub for good beer and wonderful staff/service. Highly recommend it!

Thank Ken C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped in on Sunday afternoon for a beer and a late lunch - early dinner. She ordered the GRILLED ASPARAGUS SALAD MIXED GREENS, GRILLED ASPARAGUS, BACON, SMOKED BLUE CHEESE, PARMESAN PEPPER CROUTONS, SUNNY SIDE UP EGG, RAMP VINAIGRETTE. It looked amazing...More

Thank Clinton S
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Cool place, relaxed atmosphere. Several people raved about the burgers but didn't live up to the hype and definitely overpriced for a burger. Did not look like any of the pictures we saw of the burgers. Everything else we had was great. Brussell sprouts as...More

Thank abbi426
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

A great place for a birthday celebration. Fantastic selection of beers. Truffle popcorn was inventive and delicious as were the bacon wrapped dates. The beef sliders were flavorful but the au jus was overwhelming which resulted in drenched soggy buns. The waitress was extremely friendly...More

Thank Jan C
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Have been here many times, the last 2 meals here have been a disappointment - the food has really gone downhill. Nachos that were ordered have had mostly stale chips in them on each occasion. Also had the Mac N Cheese that was completely flavorless...More

Thank FlCracker
Matt C, Owner at 7 Monks Taproom, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

We very much care on all levels. We sincerely apologize for your experience with your food that evening and look to dig into these issues immediately. Assuming you were in fact overcharged, we'd like to know how to settle your past tab appropriately. I am...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017

My husband and I recently stopped here for lunch on a trip up the coat of Lake Michigan in search of lighthouses. We had a great experience. Although the place was crowded, we were seated and waited on promptly. There was a great selection of...More

Thank Vickie D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$18
Bar, Pub, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wine and Beer
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 S Union St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2611
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-421-8410
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We're a dynamic craft beer bar with an ever-evolving draft list with 46 draft options. We offer local food, local people, & a local experience. Children are welcome before 9pm. Full-service bar.
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