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Bay Bread Co

601 Randolph St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2013
+1 231-922-8022
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
601 Randolph St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2013
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped for a scone & coffee this morning at Bay Bread with my husband. I had an orange glazed cranberry scone & my husband had a cherry almond scone. They were both light & delicious. House coffee was excellent. There is a little sitting area...More

Thank eveysue2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best vegetarian sandwiches I ever had. My husband really enjoyed his club sandwich also. Reasonable prices. Enjoyed the box lunch on bench overlooking Grand Traverse Bay.

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have made it a habit to stop at Bay Bread every time we are in Traverse City. We live 90 miles north so for us going to TC is almost like a trip to the big city and Bay Bread reminds us of bakeries...More

Thank BobV2
Reviewed 7 May 2017

My sister and I stopped in for a late lunch on a cold May day. A hot sandwich and soup was what we were looking for and we found it! We ordered a Soup/1/2 Sand combo for her and a cup of soup for me....More

Thank Judith G
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent challah bread! Everything I have gotten from here has been great! Definitely my go to bakery for bread!

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If you love bread you'll be very pleased with their bread, dinner rolls, cinnamon rolls and more. Everything tastes so homemade and delicious. We always come here for dinner rolls to take to family events (but call ahead so they'll set aside your order during...More

Thank LKW57
Reviewed 9 April 2017

If you need bread, scones, rolls! This is your place. We ordered breakfast sandwiches and they are great. Big portions on sourdough bread! Wonderful. Lunch sandwiches are great too!1

Thank whatever017
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We went to Art's for lunch in Glen Arbor and I had a grilled cheese on the most amazing apple bread I've ever tasted. I learned that it came from Bay Bread Co and had to get a loaf on our way home!!! They even...More

Thank momof3boysplus1girl
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We stop into Bay Bread for tasty breads, spreads, and sweets for special occasions or when in that area of town. On our visits the employees have been less than warm or even simply pleasant leaving a sour taste when spending that much money on...More

Thank RottieGuy951
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

We had great turkey sandwiches on delicious bread at this wonderful bakery. This place is filled with locals in the know and all of their products are wonderful! I like that homey atmosphere of the upstairs dining room and the views! I always buy bread...More

Thank terristours
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 Randolph St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2013
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-922-8022
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Family owned bakery cafe. All natural, from scratch, freshly baked 40+ different varieties of artisan breads baked daily. Breakfast and lunch sandwiches, soup and salad. Espresso Bar up in the Roost. Stop in to see an old fashioned bakery work in progress. Staff waits on you as they multitask baking fresh cookies, scones, biscotti, granola, etc. From our families to yours, naturally. Beautiful view of West Bay up in the Roost or from inside the bakery.
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