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Cuppa Joe

1200 W 11th St, Traverse City, MI 49684-3287
+1 231-947-7730
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
14 Oct 2017
“Good coffee”
19 Mar 2017
“Yes yes”
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American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
1200 W 11th St, Traverse City, MI 49684-3287
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Nice place to take a break while exploring the Commons. The location was clean. People were relaxing at the tables. On the walls they had unique paintings for sale. Prices were about what other coffee shops charge.

Thank advsmuch
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Enjoyable coffee and breakfast spot located in what was the Traverse City State Hospital. Very nice staff and good healthy breakfast. The oatmeal with all the topping is great.

Thank GCourter
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We enjoyed breakfast several times during our stay. We were amazed at the quality of food given the super small cooking area! Super fresh bagels & delicious oatmeal filled with fresh fruit were our favorites. Would recommend!

Thank Todd P
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Had a very nice Carmel latte and a panini sandwich suggested by the staff and it was delicious The only suggestion I have is for a better ventilation system while they are cooking because you will walk out smelling like a panini. I will return.

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Love the great coffee, so fresh. Also, yummy baked goods, especially the rosemary shortbread cookies sprinkled with chunky sugar-so addictive!

Thank amtootsie
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped in while waiting for our tour of the former Traverse City State Asylum. I had a great bowl of squash soup and of course a cuppa joe. My husband enjoyed his sandwich. The staff was a little distant for a coffee house but...More

Thank greenjackie
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Great little place for a breakfast bowl and good coffee. My kid had apple juice and a bowl as well had to pay for a refill on juice but whatever. It's Traverse City, it's to be expected.

Thank carriejeggs
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Wife and I purchased an iced coffee and an ice tea. They were very tasty and I was actually shocked when the gentleman said the price. I asked if he rung up both. The price was so low. Great drinks for a great price. Plus...More

Thank Bob G
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Try either the Havana burrito or the In-A-Gadda bowl and you will not be disappointed!! O.J. was also wonderful!

Thank Mexicohays
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We stopped in to refuel while looking at the State Hospital. I had a chai tea, it was good and hot, nice flavor and average price.

Thank nannymonster
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 W 11th St, Traverse City, MI 49684-3287
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-947-7730
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