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7 Monks Taproom

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Bar, Pub, Gastropub
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128 S Union St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2611
+1 231-421-8410
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12:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 15:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Plainwell, Michigan
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Greeted promptly, table available immediately. Wait staff friendly and knowledgeable about their menu items and enthusiastic about their great selection of beer and wine. They have 46 beer on tap with more available bottled; representing a variety of brew styles. They offer half serve so you can enjoy working thru and tasting several with friends. We started with a great... More 

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Thank Wanda1973
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64 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

First of all need to say the staff is phenomenal! Under pressure and busy location during and after a beer fest! It was clean and fast! All food super good!

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Thank Laura M
Michigan
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to try beers you've never tried (or heard of) before, then this is your place. The beer menu helps you navigate which beer fits your flavor palette. Ask about the trappist ales. Service is very knowledgable but it can be difficult to get their attention when it's busy (which is nearly all the time). Very social atmosphere.... More 

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Thank freem185
Charlottesville, Virginia
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84 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They have 46 beers on draft and it's easy to find those rare high gravity, high abv beers that beer snobs crave. More than just a large selection they have limited edition beers that can't be found at stores such as the Bell's black stout I tried. I came here as part of a bachelor party bar golf. The place... More 

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Thank Michal F
Matt C, Owner at 7 Monks Taproom, responded to this review

Thank you for coming in, Michal F! Did you happen to try any of our delicious food? Let us know what we can do better next time. Cheers! More 

Grand Rapids, Michigan
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Sat for over 15 minutes and waited for a server to come and take our order and when the server finally came to ask us what we needed - said it took too long for someone to ask us for our order - walked away and didn't even offer to help out - didn't even ask to cash us out!!j... More 

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Augusta, Georgia, United States
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

When my husband and I go to a bar like this one, we want to try new things, and always ask the wait staff questions about the menu to ensure we'll get something we like. The wait staff at 7 monks was helpful, knowledgeable, and incredibly friendly. We loved the variety of craft brews we got to try, and the... More 

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Thank Heather C
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

This is our go to spot!! NEVER disappoints us! Beer is always great and food is always good! The greasy spoon burger is a favorite! We recommend this place to everyone we come in contact with! Thank you for never letting us down!

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Thank JmeW79
Waterford, Michigan
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Finally made it here for an early dinner - and enjoyed it a great deal! Shared the bacon wrapped dates, the house salad and an Abbey burger and everything was fantastic. Hubby enjoyed the beer very much too. Our waitress was a doll. Will come back again for sure!

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Thank MichiganVue M
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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462 reviews
290 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

After visiting Traverse City, MI on a number of occasions this place delivers the most diverse and excellent selection of tap beers. 46 taps covering pilsners, lagers, ales, stouts and porters. Also a big selection of bottled beer and comfort food menu.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Great beer selection, food, and atmosphere. This is the second time we have been and plan to stop in again!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 18
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wine and Beer
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
15:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
15:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
15:00 - 00:00
Thursday
15:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 S Union St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2611
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-421-8410
Description
We're a dynamic craft beer bar with an ever-evolving draft list with 46 draft options. We offer local food, local people, & a local experience. Children are welcome before 9pm. Full-service bar.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?