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Green House Cafe

115 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2508
+1 231-929-7687
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (31 reviews)
“baked oatmeal” (13 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
115 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2508
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Reviewed yesterday

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

Thank Carol42758
Reviewed 2 days ago 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!

Thank pam r
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Moira123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank dpoteau
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank emilystout
Reviewed 25 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.

Thank Erica U
Reviewed 3 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

Thank WYphotographer
Reviewed 24 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!

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
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Went here for lunch. Food and variety ok, nothing special. I think the food was not my issue so much as the environment. It overall left me with the impression of being a little dirty. There was a dishes station right next to the single...More

Thank ChicagoRory
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
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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