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229 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2525
+1 231-941-8888
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, French, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
229 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2525
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have eaten here in the past. That’s why we came back. As it happens sometimes when you return it isn’t the same. We had a hanger steak, salad, and lamb shank. Same as we had the last time and told the waiter this is...More

Thank Hanigs113
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

High food cost for average tasting meal. Staff was friendly, kids were welcomed, atmosphere is nice. Nothing exciting about the meal.

Thank Joshua Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice atmosphere, nice food, prix fixe menu was fine though portions were small. But crowded and noisy even at 5o’clock!

Thank keil38
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stylish European Bistro Restaurant located on Front Street in Traverse City. Great atmosphere! Eggplant Parmesan was out of this world. Sauce was a delicious tomato chutney. Nice wine menu and dessert options. Service could have been better and a bit more attentive as this is...More

Thank TrophyWives
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful French inspired cuisine in a really intimate restaurant. It feels upscale and relaxed at the same time inside. And if you are seated towards the back, there is a surprise view of the bay waiting for you. My husband selected the Hanger steak from...More

Thank BuckeyeBaker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place got great reviews from multiple sources. I’m not sure why? I was with a party of 7 women 16-85. We are not picky people and we’re really excited to try this place. The location and atmosphere are great. We all ordered something different...More

Thank Latoundji
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Top shelf service and delicious food. All items are professionally prepared. Save room for dessert! The selection will amaze you! Be careful if you order a Bloody Mary with your meal!?? My was way to spicy hot,, The House Bloody Mary has Sriracha pepper in...More

Thank James J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice outside seating. Waitress was knowledgeable about the menu. Foods were good except for the Asian Chicken Salad. Should have been a side salad not a meal.

Thank Quilterbee2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been going here for years and we've never had a bad meal or bad experience.In fact, Amical is one of TC's best places and it's very popular with the locals. We especially enjoy the early "Table d'hote" menu available from 4pm to 5:30pm. A...More

Thank Troutbum52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Still looking for a place in TC that beats the quality and creativity of this place....have yet to find it in this town of "ho-hum" eating establishments. Everything I've had here has been simply great and don't mind paying a bit extra when they hire...More

Thank Luv2EatOutMIDWEST
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11 January 2017|
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Response from Jeffrey L | Property representative |
Hello Anna, my name is Jeffrey Libman and I am the General Manager here at amical. We are offering a Korean menu this week as part of our Cookbook Series. The menu is on our website click the link on the left "cookbook... More
Alicia W
9 October 2016|
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Response from Jeffrey L | Property representative |
Hello Alicia, my name is Jeffrey Libman and I am the General Manager here at amical. I do apologize but we are closed on Thanksgiving so our staff has a chance to spend some time with their families. Hope we get a chance to... More
Marsha R
9 September 2015|
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Response from Hektor2015 | Reviewed this property |
Website gives their Sunday hours as 9am to 10pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2525
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-941-8888
  • E-mail
Located in the heart of downtown Traverse City overlooking West Grand Traverse Bay, amical has been offering eclectic European cuisine to our dining patrons since 1994. Order from creative and revolving menus, fresh selections prepared in our open kitchen and served in the cozy dining room or on our vibrant street-side patio. Experience the local flavor, dedicated service and consistent reputation that has kept amical a favorite for over 20 years.
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