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7 Monks Taproom

$$ - $$$, ,
128 S Union St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2611
+1 231-421-8410
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pretzel bites” (13 reviews)
“burger” (39 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
128 S Union St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2611
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

for a Friday night in August, we seemed have trouble finding a place to eat in the downtown area. We came across this place, which was crowded, but luckily were able to get a table. The food was good, stand beer and wines. The waiter...More

Thank poukala
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Went here based on good reviews. We were very disappointed. Our server was an unfriendly mope who couldn't have cared less about her job. They had a large amount of their beer list x'd off with marker. We got pretzel bites for an appetizer which...More

1  Thank kjag144
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Visited 7 Monks for drinks after our dinner in downtown TC. We were there on a Monday night and it wasn't super busy but there was still a handful of people there. They have a great beer selection, but not sure how the food is...More

Thank Kelly V
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Totally enjoyed this quirky craft beer bar. The beer selection if a pleasant read. Samples are available to help decision making. Interesting décor, but a little dark. Restrooms are clean. Menu is just as interesting as the beer offerings. Great place to enjoy with friends...More

Thank Teachall
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We chose to stop here on a little “brewery tour” of the area because of their long beer list. I was ultimately unimpressed with their list. I didn’t feel like they had a great variety at all. To be fair, the IPA section of the...More

Thank Kaitlyn C
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Oh, 7 Monks, you make some things look effortless. Others could learn from you. The greasy spoon burger is still *the best* burger in TC. For some reason, my side of fries are always a little over cooked, but that burger... right on. Hubby had...More

Thank travelinggirl02
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

They were quickly prepared for kids. Kids menu was good, the adult menu even better, mahi tuna nacos! Yumm. Everyone in our group was happy with their food. Excellent beer choices. We chose to eat here because some locals out fronr were telling us it...More

Thank Jazzybari
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Great place to have a beer or meal. Didn't eat, but the beer selection is excellent. Nice view and great location. Food all looked good.

Thank SkipperTW
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We came to traverse city and happened upon this amazing pub. The service was fabulous and the beer was great but the bacon jam burger was amazing. So was the fries with garlic aioli!

Thank kathy s
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We were a large party and arrived here on our first night in traverse city where it was pouring rain. Just as we were about to give up on seating for 9, a large group moved from the picnic style bench tables and we snagged...More

Thank peoplearecrazy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 18
Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 S Union St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2611
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-421-8410
  • E-mail
We're a dynamic craft beer bar with an ever-evolving draft list with 46 draft options. We offer local food, local people, & a local experience. Children are welcome before 9pm. Full-service bar.
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