Review Of Grand Traverse Pie Company
I am a cherry pie connoisseur and have spent a good part of my life in the Traverse City area I have to say the Grand Traverse Pies have gone downhill in the last few years. They have become very average. and I am speaking for their cherry pies. I dont know what they have done to them? And a pie is close to $30.00, which seems kind of high to me unless they are really good. Anyway in the summer when you can go out and pick your own cherries and make a pie an hour after picking them the bar is high. They do have very good iced sugar cookies!
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I stopped in for a quick dinner and got a southwest wrap and a piece of no sugar added cherry pie as they didnt have any sugar free available. I was disappointed in the entire meal. The wrap was overly packed with lettuce and really messy. It was soggy and wouldnt stay together. They are known for their pies but I would not recommend the no sugar added ones. I might come back for a sugar free pie but that would be about it.
We stopped here for breakfast today and was pleasantly surprised. We both had quiche â â I had the Broccoli cheddar and my husband had the spinach, mushroom and cheese. The portion was large and came with pumpkin loaf. Delicious!Also took home a chocolate Baileys cream pie !
Grand Traverse Pie Company
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Grand Traverse Pie Company isn’t my top choice for dinner in Troy, but it’s number one for cherry pie and that’s all that mattered for our recent visit. The cherry pie at this place is modestly priced as well as divinely delicious. My a la…mode serving cost just $4.99, and you will pay just $3.99 if you order your slice served neat.More
Thank you very much for the pie love, Citallwic. We’re so pleased to hear that you enjoy our homemade pies. We hope to see you again soon!
Great choice of pies, muffins and sandwiches. The Apple pie is excellent! One of the best in this area! This place is a little bit old style but anyway this is my fav place for a slice of pie with a cup of joe.
Hi Dorac, thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We absolutely love to hear that you enjoy our shop and our homemade pies and baked goods too. We look forward to seeing you again soon!
Although the food is very good at Grand Traverse Pie Company the Pie is really the star of the show here. The variety is excellent and they taste as good as they look. Also they always have tasters to tease you. Be sure to get…a pie to go as well.More
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The large sports center at Grand Traverse County Civic Center is open to the public. Spread across 45 acres, the complex has something to suit all fitness enthusiasts. Outside, theres a one-mile-long track where you can walk or jog as well as a sledding hill.
There are seven softball/baseball fields and an indoor swimming pool, skating rink, and arena. The skate park is often popular with teens, while younger visitors can have fun at the community play area.
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Thursday July 8 2021 National Cherry Festival In Traverse City Michigan
Thursday, July 8, 2021
Go for the Gold! Pin Program, Open Space Park , Take home a festival keepsake! Commemorative pins are available for $5, with the possibility of winning one of the grand prizes. Commemorative pins will also be needed for entry into the beer tent.
Cherry Kids Fun Run, 10:00 AM 4:00 PM. Grand Traverse Civic Center
Open Space Park ,10:00 AM 10:00 PM Main festival grounds located on West Grand Traverse Bay in the Open Space Park.
Grab a slice of Grand Traverse Cherry Pie with ice cream , grab a meal from a local restaurant booth, shop everything Cherry at the Cherry Farmers Market, and snag some awesome cherry shirts, purses and souvenirs!Stop into the Beer Tent for a beverage Also there:
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Great American Duck Race 10 a.m., 12:00 p.m, 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. Open Space ParkSouvenir Tent 10:00 AM 10:30 PM Open Space Park
Ultimate Air Dogs: Come out to cheer on your favorite dog athletes! There will be almost 100 dogs this year! 11:00 a.m, 1:00 p.m, 3:00 p.m, 5:00 p.m.
Arnold Amusements Midway 12:00 p.m. 10:00 p.m. Corner of Grandview Parkway at Union Street. Ride the Ferris Wheel for a great view of the festival, city and beach! Lots of rides and games! Fee for tickets and wristbands.
Beer Tent 12:00 PM 11:00 PM Open Space Park Must be 21 to enter the tent and have a commemorative pin.
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Grand Traverse Pie Co Closes Less Than A Year After Opening In Downtown Ann Arbor
Grand Traverse Pie Company franchisee Dave Ziegler closed his East Liberty Street location after opening in May 2012.
Angela Cesere | AnnArbor.com file photo
It just turns out that our menu did not seem to be the right fit for downtown Ann Arbor, Ziegler said.
The restaurant at 505 E. Liberty St. closed on Saturday less than a year after opening.
It was a business decision to get out of it before we got in trouble, Ziegler said.
Ziegler and his wife, Beth, own the Grand Traverse Pie Co. restaurant at 291 N. Zeeb Road. In May 2012, the couple opened the 3,185-square-foot restaurant in the on East Liberty Street.
Ziegler said business is strong at his Zeeb Road location, but downtown Ann Arbor diners just didnt catch on to the restaurants fast-casual menu. He said the diverse dining scene downtown creates a lot of competition for restaurant owners.
Were doing really well , he said. Out of all the Grand Traverse Pie Company locations, Zeeb is usually one or two in all categories in sales. For some reason, our menu just didnt seem to attract enough people in downtown Ann Arbor.
He added: We just appreciate the guests that we were able to serve there, and we feel bad that were not able to stay there.
Ziegler is in the process of vacating the East Liberty Street space. Representatives with landlord McKinley Inc. said there are no immediate plans to announce regarding the space.
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Lance Hill: Great space to meet with people or study. Great sandwiches and excellent pie. Kind of like the Panera Bread of TC. Read more.
Erin Adamson: Delicious food! Loved the ABC pie .
Tim Meisenheimer: Great pies, the lakeshore berry crumb is my favorite.
Park Silk: The coconut cream pie is the best.
Dawn Sue-Dare: Like pie? Be sure to try the Michigan ABC pie or the Lakeshore Berry .
Kris V: Great service, great food. The blueberry crumb pie is my favorite. Also, you can’t go wrong with the beef pot pie – comfort food at its best.
Abraham S: Amazing desert selection! Stop in with a small group, each order a unique desert then share. Creme Brúlée, Coffee Custard, and Key Lime pie are my favorites.
Joni Chew: Best pot pie and caramel apples. A but pricey but good food.
David Maddy: The pot pie is really good. The Latte is awful
Jen Cunningham: One of the best dinners we had in TC. Try the butternut squash pot pie!
Lisa Wilczak: Evan was amazing. Great service. Thx. Oh, and the creamy pesto pasta was super.
Kami Kennedy: The three meat pie rocks!
Thomas Menas: Place is awesome…cheap pies n killer brew
Rolf Koseck: Really good ribs and fish. Beer and wine very good. Wait staff friendly too.
Evan Urchick: Smooth operator and the blueberry pie is delishhhhhhousssss
Paty Castro de Zavala: Beer options and guacamole burger with waffle bread!
Cory Rickett: The beers on tap change often so you will always enjoy something new. Awesome brewery.
Grand Traverse Pie Company Offering Free Apple Cherry Slices This Weekend
Grand Traverse Pie Company’s Cherry Crumb pie.Grand Traverse Pie Company
TRAVERSE CITY, MI National Pie Day falls on a Sunday this year, so some Grand Traverse Pie Company locations are celebrating a day early.
The Michigan-based company announced that its two Traverse City locations and the Grand Rapids shop will be offering a free slice of pie, either Apple Crumb or Cherry Crumb, with any purchase on Saturday, Jan. 22.
All other locations will celebrate on National Pie Day, Sunday, Jan. 23, with the same offer.
National Pie Day is an unofficial pie holiday created simply to celebrate the enjoyment of eating pie. As part of the American heritage, this day is a perfect opportunity to pass on the comforts of pie and celebrate one of Americas favorite foods, the company said.
Pie is part of Americas desire for comfort food. Not just pie that meets every sweet tooths desire, but also chicken pot pies along with quiche are served up for comfort all year long too, said Mike Busley, Co-Founder of Grand Traverse Pie Company. Were honored to serve a bit of comfort each and every day through all sorts of pie. Any way you slice it, pie is Americas comfort food.
This years free pie slices are made with Montmorency Cherries and Northern Spy Apples grown in Northern Michigan and processed fresh from the farm.
Grand Traverse Pie Company has two locations in Traverse City on Front Street and Park Street.
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Many of the rooms have balconies with great views of the Grand Traverse Bay and some have jacuzzies. This Traverse City hotel can also accommodate weddings.
The Parkshore Lounge is also a great place to grab dinner and drinks after a long day of exploring!
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Home»Destinations»North America»United States»Michigan»21 Fantastic Things to Do in Traverse City, Michigan
There are plenty of things to do in Traverse City for all visitors, especially in the summer when it seems something is going on every day! Traverse City has been charming visitors for decades now, and it makes for a romantic getaway in Michigan.
Traverse City is well known for its beaches, an abundance of fresh produce from Michigans best farms, and some tantalizing restaurants. Also, the town is a stones throw away from the dramatic Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Of course, that is just scratching the surface as there is a lot to love about Traverse City.
Although there are many things to do in Traverse City, the best may be to enjoy the slower pace of life here. It wont take long to learn why cherished as one of Americas best small towns.
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Grand Traverse Pie Company Ann Arbor
Stopped for a late lunch enroute to the Detroit airport. If you need food fast but, dont want fast food check this place out. It is a chain but, a pretty good one .Good 1. chicken pot pie2.More
Hi BucketListTravelChic, thank you very much for your review and for stopping in to our shop. We love to hear that you enjoyed your visit and your meal. We hope to see you again next time youre in Michigan!
We stopped here for lunch when we were visiting Motawi Tileworks. This was my first time at this restaurant. For $10.49, I got a chicken pot pie, salad, and a slice of cherry pie. Probably a million calories, but so delicious! My daughter got theMore
Hello, Mom32051! Thank you so much for your wonderful 5-star review. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your very first visit to Grand Traverse Pie Company and enjoyed your Chicken Pot Pie combo. We appreciate your review and we hope to seeMore
We love this restaurant in Traverse City and were so glad to find one in Ann Arbor. We were traveling in MI and had to get our fix. All their pies are good, but the Cherry Crumb is just amazing. The staff here were friendlyMore
Hello Smith Family, thank you very much for your wonderful 5-star review. We are absolutely thrilled that you enjoyed our Ann Arbor shop as much as our original shop in Traverse City. We love to hear that you all enjoyed your meals and your slicesMore
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Locations Grand Traverse Pie Company
- Traverse City 525 West Front Street Traverse City, MI 49684 Phone 231-922-7437 Email Hours Monday: 8:00 AM 6:00 PM Tuesday: 8:00 AM 6:00 PM Wednesday: 8:00 AM 6:00 PM Thursday: 8:00 AM 6:00 PM Friday: 8:00 AM 6:00 PM Saturday: 8:00 AM 6:00 PM Sunday: Closed Shop Information
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Camp In Traverse City State Park
Covering some 48 acres, Traverse City State Park has a large camping area with around 250 pitches. Convenient and comfortable, the site has water facilities and electrical hook-up points, as well as picnic areas and fire pits for some al fresco dining.
Even if you dont plan on spending the night, the park is still well worth visiting. Close to downtown, it has a section of beach along Grand Traverse Bay. Swim in the lake, soak up some sun, go fishing, and have fun on a boat ride. The park also has walking trails and a play area for kids.
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Grand Traverse Pie Company Once Again Offering Free Slices On National Pie Day
The Cherry Crumb pie is one of the Grand Traverse Pie Companys best-known pies.MLive File Photo | John Gonzalez
TRAVERSE CITY, MI National Pie Day is on the horizon.
To celebrate, Grand Traverse Pie Company is offering a free slice of apple or cherry pie with any purchase all of its locations throughout Michigan and in Terre Haute, Indiana on Thursday, Jan. 23.
National Pie Day is an unofficial pie holiday created simply to celebrate the enjoyment of eating pie, one of Americas most iconic foods. Its often confused with Pi Day, which falls on March 14.
Pie is part of Americas desire for comfort food. Not just pie that meets every sweet tooths desire, but also savory beef and chicken pot pies, pasties, and quiche serve up comfort all year long too, said Mike Busley, Co-Founder of Grand Traverse Pie Company.
Were honored to serve a bit of comfort each and every day through all sorts of pie. Any way you slice it, pie is Americas comfort food.
This years free pie slices are made with Montmorency Cherries and Northern Spy Apples both grown in Northern Michigan.
In addition to making over 40 varieties of handmade pie, Grand Traverse Pie Company offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner focusing on comfort foods like chicken pot pie, traditional Michigan beef pasties and quiches.
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