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Small Town USA

Small town USA. We love walking front street and window shopping and dining at any of the yummy... read more

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Higgins Lake, Michigan
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Better when there is no ice

Lot's of great shops and restaurants. The sidewalks are very treacherous in the winter though. I'm... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2019
Pinckney, Michigan
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small town USA. We love walking front street and window shopping and dining at any of the yummy places along front. Summertime is especially wonderful but winter has its perks too.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank harleymomma120
Reviewed 17 January 2019

The day we were able to hit the streets of downtown Traverse City was a bleak day that was overcast with off and on drizzle. We had done our research beforehand, leafing through the travel guide, so we knew of a few places that we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 January 2019

Lot's of great shops and restaurants. The sidewalks are very treacherous in the winter though. I'm surprised they don't do a better job.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank NancyF464
Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

There is a large variety of stores on Main Street Traverse City for virtually all budgets. If you tire of shopping there are many very good non chain restaurants. I always find it fun to be on Main Street.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Gardener2014
Reviewed 2 January 2019

Fun to look, a bit pricey in spots. Make sure you stop in Cherry Republic for everything cherry. Except for restaurants, most stores close early (5 pm) anytime other than summer.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RitzNorth
Reviewed 1 January 2019

Went to Traverse City for New Years Eve cherry Ball drop. We were snowed out(really this is true). They had to cancel because a really heavy snow system moved through the area making travel very hazardous. We still had a great time and can't wait...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank shadowcat2017
Reviewed 13 December 2018

The big shopping district downtown Traverse City with lots of local and unique stores, and local restaurants. Spent several hours going store to store.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MustSeeMichigan
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

One the the most charming downtown's areas that I have seem decorated for Christmas! This shopping event was so much fun.....

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dmslawrence
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Wow! I had no idea that there were so many stores and so many restaurants in Traverse City! It's a great way to spend the day. Go hungry and save your pennies for all the boutique shopping. We mostly window shopped but that was still...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JanetLKJ
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

My daughter-in-law and I visited Traverse City and spent the day shopping Front Street and enjoying the restaurants downtown. We love it and go here every summer.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Although I can't answer with certainty, it's a very up and coming city, so I'm sure gluten free is an option. I would check the menu online first to be sure!
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