We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

poppycocks

128 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2509
+1 231-941-7632
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pita chips” (31 reviews)
“lamb ragu” (6 reviews)
“soups” (29 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
128 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2509
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
Reviews (433)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 433 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Their black bean burger is now in my top 3 of all time. Everyone else was extremely happy too, especially with the Whitefish Po'Boy. The service was good and they serve alcohol.

Thank Alexandria C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just enjoyed a light lunch here with friends while visiting traverse city. It was recommended by a local. We enjoyed the creative use of different ingredients. The Greek salad was very good and included quinoa, beets, feta, olives. We also tried the tomato spinach soup...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outstanding in every way! Every entree our party of 4 ordered was fantastic and delicious! Great selection of bar drinks as well! I rarely give a 5-star review but this place deserves it.

Thank rdhxrt2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have dined here many times and the food is always good. Prices are resonable considering the quality of the menu. They focus on fresn and locally sourced ingredients. Service is always excellent.

Thank Cindy J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I very rarely give a 5. This place deserves it. Others have praised the pita chips with hummus, cheese and salsa type dip. The Parmesan pita chips were warm and softish - really good. The dips were very good as well. Highly recommend it. Then...More

Thank JDeKay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Upon searching Trip Advisor for a new restaurant to try in Traverse City I came across poppycocks and was immediately intrigued by their menu so we decided to give it a try. We ordered the pita chips appetizers and it was absolutely amazing! I ordered...More

Thank obxgirl24
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Stopped in for dinner this evening. Tried the Lime Shrimp Pasta and was very surprised. It was amazing! The shrimp was cooked perfectly not tough like you find in shrimp dishes. The pasta was covered with an amazing Parmesan sauce that was infused with a...More

Thank ejk132
Reviewed 13 May 2017

My husband and I appreciated the comfortable surroundings, the variety of choices (vegetarian entrees included), the reasonably priced wines, and the friendly, efficient service. I'm a soup person so the $7 trio of soups hit the spot with a salad. For dinner their beef brisket...More

Thank Moira123
Reviewed 4 May 2017

EVERYTHING is wonderful here! The atmosphere is lively & fun. Servers know their stuff. The menu changes everyday with their specials of the day. Love their soups & don't get me started on their exquisite collection of desserts! Full bar offering local brews & wine.

Thank eveysue2016
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner on a busy night but only had a 10 minute wait for a table. The Wine list was good with reasonable price points. Our house salad and fresh rolls were served quickly. Both were average. The entrees however were excellent. One...More

Thank D Q
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Mama Lu's - A Modern Day Taco Shop
118 reviews
.05 km away
7 Monks Taproom
304 reviews
.16 km away
The Franklin
404 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Front Street
677 reviews
.22 km away
Clinch Park
162 reviews
.37 km away
Traverse Area Recreation and Transportation Trails
144 reviews
.34 km away
City Opera House
54 reviews
.09 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from poppycocks staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 28
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2509
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-941-7632
Description
Casual DOWNTOWN restaurant offering New American inspired cuisine. Eclectic specials, fresh seafood, pasta, unique sandwiches and salads, vegetarian specialties and award-winning desserts. Emphasis on fresh, local products. Live jazz on Friday and Saturdays. Full bar with extensive martini menu, wines by the glass, and unique craft beers on tap,
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing