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Brady's Bar

401 S Union St, Traverse City, MI
+1 231-946-8153
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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“hot wings” (4 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
“burgers” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
401 S Union St, Traverse City, MI
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

We had a busy day and wanted some late night food. Most places closed early for a Monday evening but we were referred to Brady's for simple late night food. This is definitely a locals hangout and due to the Cherry Festival it was very...More

Thank Debbie J
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Seriously, we could not believe the prices! The first evening we had bar food (wings, fries, salad) and we were happy with what we ordered. We stopped the second night, as we were not very hungry and didn't want to wait at a restaurant. We...More

Thank Meems316
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We went in Sunday of Memorial Day weekend. It was busy but not packed. Food was pretty good, waitress was not. She barely smiled. Never came back to check on us. We had to get up finally to go to kitchen window to ask for...More

Thank Rodaccarey
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We each ordered the Brady's cheese burger medium rare and they came that way! EXCELLENT. It is so rare a burger is cooked like I like it. Places always ask but it always comes beyond well done. Well not here! Two beers, two burgers and...More

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Had dinner and a couple of drinks here. Standard bar fare in an old bar feel. Nothing fancy here. The server was attentive and provided good service and chatted with us, some of her off the cuff comments may offend gentle souls, but we had...More

Thank RottieGuy951
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

This is a great place for a burger or a sandwich. Total whole in the wall but a great late night place to stop. Take out available too.

Thank Astilbe14
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Typical old style bar, nothing fancy. Wings are great, nacho was dynamite. Drinks very reasonable. Nice atmosphere.

Thank maurbol
Reviewed 27 June 2016

I have been here several times, most of the time the food snd service are terrible, mostly because of stupidity of staff. The most recent visit, the staff was rude and I was ignored, I got breakfast to go and it was terrible, this place...More

1  Thank jim s
Reviewed 21 June 2016

In town neighborhood tavern with the best HOT wings in T.C. Small, rustic and where the locals go. I've been there several times, where else can one go for an order of wings, and 2 draft beers for under $14.

Thank ogfy
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We stumbled upon this place by accident and decided to try it for a quick lunch. Warm ambience and welcoming wait staff. Not pretentious like many of the places in Traverse City can be. Just a comfortable neighbor hood hangout. Lot's on the menu and...More

1  Thank Nina S
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16 December 2014|
Response from Debbie812 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure - I have have never been there that early - late in the morning. It's a bar!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 S Union St, Traverse City, MI
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-946-8153
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