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229 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2525
+1 231-941-8888
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (26 reviews)
“lobster tacos” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mediterranean, French, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
229 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2525
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

There are so many good restaurants in Traverse City, but Amical is one of the best. I had an excellent pork tenderloin with peach salsa. My husband enjoyed lobster. The meal ended with a perfect raspberry creme brûlée. The wine list has good representation of...More

Thank dawnbeth2
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

With many fine restaurants to choose from in TC put Amical on top. The cheese plate was phenomenal, wife's crab cakes were exceptional, the nite's special was beef short rib and were excellent. Outside dining on a pleasant nite was very enjoyable.

Thank Ron E
Reviewed 6 days ago

Atmosphere, menu, staff...a great place to eat and right in the heart of downtown Traverse City. Well worth it!

Thank jagintc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely setting inside & out, good selections at a variety of prices, desserts to die for & patio seating perfect for people watching. What more could you ask for? My sweetie had the downtown special, with caeser salad & the split pea with ham soup...More

Thank 00vette48306
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have dined here several times over the past year. In winter it is a cozy place, warm atmosphere, varied menu and always good. Specials are always interesting. They don't veer too far from center with menu items, but always fresh and good. I love...More

Thank sfeiten
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had whitefish that came with green verbs and a darker rice which I had never had before. The rolls came to the table warm. I was able to get a table outdoors which was nice. The server made the recommendation when I asked her...More

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is really nice inside, but we choose to eat outdoors cause it was really nice outside that night. We both had the whitefish but with different toppings. She had the Parmesan and I had the blackened. Bother we're really good but wasn't spectacular...More

Thank Jeff J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our third night in Traverse City, we wandered around downtown looking for a place for dinner. I knew about Amical by reputation and was interested in trying it. We reviewed the menu posted and decided to inquire about a table. We were early enough that...More

Thank Kerry W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Traverse City has the reputation of being a "foodie town," and Amical is one of the reasons why. I am partial to seafood, and their blackened whitefish is the best I have had anywhere. The salmon is another favorite and the daily seafood specials are...More

1  Thank johndW9255OB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very pleased with our meals and the service was excellent (Sally S). Our appetizers were great and the cheese board was superb!

Thank Holly S
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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$30
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
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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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