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106 S Linn St, Bay City, MI 48706-4941
+1 989-327-4007
08:00 - 20:00
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Sun 10:00 - 17:00
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 20:00
Sat 08:00 - 20:00
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Winter Haven
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24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2014

I have a great liking of Chai Tea. Many places offer it and all have different styles or ideas how to serve it. I have found that Populace serves one of the best I've had if not the best. They will do it with milk, but also with almond milk, for those that have issues with regular dairy. The staff... More 

Thank WinterHavenPeppers
Level Contributor
16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Really a great find in the Bay City area. Espresso that rivals any European cafe. Cappuccino and Latte's made correctly with great tasting beans. Iced Latte's that make you think you're in Greece drinking a Frappe. Overall, a Barista that knows her stuff!

Thank Swissmich
Bay City, Michigan
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2014

Each cup of coffee is handmade and fair trade. Atmosphere inside is very pleasant, includes WiFi. Very pleasant outdoor seating. Friendly staff.

1 Thank twodercks
Essexville, Michigan
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2014

liked their coffee prep method, cups mad individually, drip style. Perfectly hot and strength. I rec you chek it out even if you want a place to relax, atmosphere is calm and hip.

Thank Charles S
Level Contributor
27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2014

Enjoyed the quality of brew and process on espresso, the atmosphere is "interesting", but could be better.

Thank RebbeccaP
Canton, Michigan
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2013

If you are in Bay City this is a must! The coffee is amazing and the shop is adorable. You probably won't find a more friendly staff anywhere else.

Thank Erica C
Bay Ciry
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2013 via mobile

Great coffee, tea, snacks and service! Love the seating inside and out, very inviting and hip(: True. Fresh. Made. Drinks. Love to watch the owner prepare and talk with all the customers no matter how busy and provide quality product in a timely fashion! I will be back many times and you should too!!(:

Thank Satisfiedcustomer123
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 October 2013 via mobile

This is a comfortable New York style coffee shop with fantastic drinks and goodies!The owner is friendly and a wiz with coffee!

Thank Sfschuman
Bay City
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2013

If coffee were fashion, this place would be a boutique. Very welcoming ambiance and staff! Fresh baked goods and excellent coffee with quick service. Love the decor and will be back often!

Thank Julie R
Bay City
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116 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2013

This coffee shop is unique friendly and has a SoHo type of atmosphere with out the price. They offer a wide arrange of coffees and teas as well as homemade lemonade. They offer inside and outside seating. With their special, yummy treats, and music you are sure to enjoy your drink of choice.

Thank Cynthia C

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 S Linn St, Bay City, MI 48706-4941
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Bay City
  • Phone Number: +1 989-327-4007

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?