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Centre Street Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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US$ 5 - US$ 15
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch
American, Cafe, Soups
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Probably one of the best restaurant I’ve ever eaten at. I had the Perfect Pita and it was perfect. The prefect blend of flavorful vegetables. It’s off the beaten path, but worth the extra effort. Service was great!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jo F
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I hesitate to post a review of Centre Street Cafe because I know these good people are going to be "swamped" in short order. I'm talking about their legendary "Swamp Soup," and the many delicious sandwich selections on the menu. It's one of our favorite...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

The sandwich selection is beyond amazing! I had a veggie sandwich that was so fresh! No greasy grilled stuff here. Homemade back bean dip on the side, yum! Do try the soup, especially swamp soup. Generous servings, excellent service!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Alice T
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Centre Street Cafe is off the beaten path, not well publicized and it's full of locals. Go for Lunch, the menu is huge, over 4 pages and original. Great soups, salads and sandwiches and if you don't like their sandwiches you can design your own.

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere is quirky, but the food is absolutely amazing! Some of the best sandwiches in town, and simply wonderful, fresh salads! Highly recommend!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank mcwamsley
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Centre Street is always a favorite when in Traverse City. We had the Swamp soup, which was amazing and split a wimpy sandwhich, loaded with two types of turkey and roast beef, which was loaded with flavor and was a great portion size. It comes...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Sunnybuckeye62
Reviewed 11 February 2018

This place is well known and you have to time it right because it is always busy. That is because they make such an interesting array of sandwiches, salads and soups. They always have several specials. The problem is deciding what to eat. I took...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Popped in for lunch after a recommendation from a colleague. Had half of the New Yorker and a bowl of soup (lemon chicken rice with feta) both were excellent. Service was friendly and prompt. Will be coming back soon.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank melissarD4297TI
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Great food. Great service. One of the best in Traverse City. One of our favorite places for breakfast and lunch.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Go2mt
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

This place had great specials and a fantastic menu for anyone - vegan, vegetation and carnivore alike. The menu features mostly sandwiches and wraps with a few salad and pastas throughout. My favorite part was the black bean dip/corn ships that are served on the...More

Date of visit: December 2017
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