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Red Ginger

237 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2620
+1 231-944-1733
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (274 reviews)
“lettuce wraps” (35 reviews)
“thai curry” (27 reviews)
3:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
237 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2620
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is THE place to be in Traverse. Well, at least it seemed that way when I was there. The place was packed on a Tuesday night and I was lucky to get a seat at the bar.

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We got a last minute reservation to try this place out while in town. The food was excellent as was the service. We went with our 2 children and they have 3 kid meal options not on the menu. The atmosphere was lovely and all...More

Thank aburton2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with friends and all our meals were wonderful. The flavors and attention to detail make this a great spot to dine. I’d go back.

Thank heighter
Dan M, Owner at Red Ginger, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank You! We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us ate there. We did a variety of small plates which we shared. All of the food was good. Very good beer selection as well as martini's. A must if you are in downtown traverse city.

Thank frederick k
Dan M, Owner at Red Ginger, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Frederick!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We met friends and family during Happy Hour. Enjoyed cocktails and a variety of small plates. Service was excellent. This is one of our favorite TC restaurants.

Thank Nancy D
Dan M, Owner at Red Ginger, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Nancy! Glad we are one of your favorites.

Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

The food is top notch! The service is top notch. Nothing more to say. Want the best, go here! Nuff said.

Thank hatmandew
Dan M, Owner at Red Ginger, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind words!

Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We ate on new years eve , and it was really nice they did planned good, our service was really friendly . Thanks a lot to the guy that helped me with my vegetarian dish when I didn't find my self in the menu.

Thank Talia G
Dan M, Owner at Red Ginger, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Talia!

Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We went in Red Ginger on New Years eve for a couple drinks. They have very good cocktails and the sushi is very good too. We're really satisfied with the service and had a great time. We are absolutely going the next time we are...More

Thank Elena D
Reviewed 28 December 2017

We ordered a handful of appetizers and sushi rolls for takeout the other night, and I was told that the order would be ready at 7:45pm. Arrived around 7:48 and gave them my name/told them I was picking up food. There were two employees working...More

Thank redmanatee9
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Sushi in Northern Michigan- yes! Welcoming to families, couples, and business dinners. Great happy hour! Fabulous service!

Thank 636careyg
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12 March 2017|
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Response from dealwatcher2016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes but not the happy hour food
Sandra A
27 June 2016|
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Response from Robert A | Reviewed this property |
No, but they have "small plates" that would be appropriate for children. Basically they're just smaller versions of the other dishes. No hot dogs or PB&J however.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 237 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2620
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-944-1733
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