We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Omelette Shoppe

1209 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2928
+1 231-946-0590
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“omelette” (91 reviews)
“pancakes” (37 reviews)
“bread” (24 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1209 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2928
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (317)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 317 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a party of 12 on a Sunday around 10am. They were able to accommodate us in about 30 minutes. Love their waiting system with celebrities names. Excellent food but pricey. Cup of OJ was $4.50. They did give me my crunch bacon &...More

1  Thank starchild1603
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate there a few times and enjoyed the food, they have a nice selection not just Omelet's. Breakfast & lunch. Good raisin bread.

Thank Jo M
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

I met up with a couple of friends for breakfast. We sat outside at one of three curbside tables. Great atmosphere. On a calm sunny morning in August it was relaxing and a great way to start the day!! I never saw the bottom of...More

Thank Melissa R
Reviewed July 11, 2018

This is a long time favorite in TC. Many selections for breakfast and none will disappoint. Cherry Oat Bran bread with frosting is delicious as are all other baked goods. Lunch menu is equally memorable. And to top it off, their coffee is superb. One...More

Thank matt1221
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

If you like breakfast this is a great option. BE WARNED the line was out the door we had a 45 minute wait on a Sunday at 10:30. However, it was worth it. Our party of 7 had tasty quiche, plain and regular blueberry cakes,...More

Thank Latoundji
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

The omelette shop has fantastic omelettes! I had an Irish corned beef with potatoes Omelette.It had slow roasted delicious home made corned beef in it and it was to die for. I also had a side of pancakes, that were excellent! The service was excellent.

Thank Duane M
Reviewed May 22, 2018

While the food was really good, the service there was really slow. They only had two or three servers (that I saw) managing almost all the tables in the restaurant. The restaurant isn't huge but three servers for that size of restaurant isn't enough and...More

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I decided to try this place for brunch recently and were very disappointed. Aesthetically the place looked great and our server was even very attentive and friendly. What I couldn’t get over and the reason for a one star rating was all...More

Thank Tle1190
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Be prepared to have about a 30 minute wait to be seated on the weekends, but I promise the food is worth the wait. Once seated it took about 45 minutes for the food to be served, but our waitress was great and served us...More

Thank Breanne M
Reviewed April 19, 2018

Spouse and I were seated and ordered just prior to 10am on a Thursday morning in April. I did notice any large parties in the private room and the main dining was about half full. We ordered from the menu, then waited and waited. Our...More

Thank W K
Nearby HotelsSee all 40 hotels in Traverse City
Grand Traverse Motel
75 reviews
.47 km away
Cambria Hotel Traverse City
748 reviews
.54 km away
Sierra Motel
128 reviews
.55 km away
Best Western Plus Traverse City
547 reviews
.63 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Reflect Bistro Inside Cambria Suites Hotel
581 reviews
.56 km away
Rounds Restaurant
147 reviews
.70 km away
101 reviews
.71 km away
Nearby Attractions
Traverse Area District Library
93 reviews
1.53 km away
Dennos Museum Center
147 reviews
.36 km away
Bryant Park
47 reviews
.43 km away
Benjamin Twiggs, legendary cherry products
15 reviews
.05 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Omelette Shoppe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1209 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2928
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-946-0590
  • E-mail
The Omelette Shoppe is always serving up hot and delicious breakfast dishes in Traverse City and Grand Rapids, MI. We have four locations across our region so you can have an egg-cellent start to your day wherever you live! Since opening our doors in 1975, we've become a favorite for all kinds of breakfast options. Our bakers prepare hot and fresh rolls and loaves of bread daily. If it's your first visit, try our famous homemade pecan rolls and cinnamon rolls.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing