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The Cottage

472 Munson Ave, Traverse City, MI 49686-3042
+1 231-947-9261
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“monkey bread” (19 reviews)
“perch” (44 reviews)
“pot roast” (9 reviews)
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Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
472 Munson Ave, Traverse City, MI 49686-3042
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stopped here after a day of snow shoeing and shopping. It had excellent comfort food. They begin the meal with Monkey Bread, which I haven't had in forever and loved! We had ribs and soup. The ribs were fall off the...More

Thank klovasz
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Great find for us and a wonderful change from chain restaurants. The food was excellent and the service even better!

Thank 51cowgirl
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Great food and very close approximation to hotels. Would recommend Friday night perch dinner. Service was friendly and fast.

Thank Anderia H
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Turkey buffet that my husband loved. I enjoyed a Western Omelette, light has browns. We had a reservation. Nice waitress and pleasant.

Thank pam r
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I was amazed at how many people knew each other. That was a good sign, you know the locals come here. They were so friendly here. I was surprised how many people from the restaurant that we talked to. I even talked to the chef....More

Thank Beezhjack
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Our experience was excellent. We had two dinners at the cottage. It starts with some yummy monkey bread which is free. I had light supper of soup and a half sandwich. My husband had a wonderful hamburger. The next evening -- monkey bread, onion rings,...More

Thank jbakker
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Husband was hooked when he seen the "comfortable food" part of the sign. He absolutely loved the baked spaghetti and my smokehouse chicken was the best. Excellent waitress and overall awesome experience!!

Thank Turtle2571
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Looks like it could date back to the 1950`s with roomy booths on the outside walls and tables in center area and has at least 2 big rooms == We had great breakfast for 3 days and supper for 2 nights . They have a...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017

We enjoyed the breakfast.Nice staff, good prices, close to Traverse city. I had the pancakes and they were great.

Thank Beema
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This resturant is real busy after church on Sunday. They still took care of everyone and the food came out hot.

Thank Rex_Sheryl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 472 Munson Ave, Traverse City, MI 49686-3042
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-947-9261
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