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Bubba's

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428 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2614
2317351056
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08:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 08:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 12:00
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I were in Traverse City for the weekend and happened upon Bubba's for dinner. There were so many items on the menu that I wanted to order... it was hard to choose! I went with a chimichanga. I enjoyed it, but it struck me as a little blander than I was expecting. My husband got the veggie... More 

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Thank Katie D
Baroda, Michigan
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Everything is fresh and tasty. 20 minute wait on a Saturday night at 6:45 pm - not bad. Craft beers and specialty pop were winners! Here's a sampling of what we had - shrimp wrap, chicken club, Poutine

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Thank debestmath
Traverse City, Michigan
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, staff and atmosphere! Locals love it!!! Yummy sweet potatoe fries, excellent burgers and steaks.

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Thank jkno517316
tcfoodcreative, Public Relations Manager at Bubba's, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit, and look forward to serving you more fries as soon as you're ready! More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bubba's is one of the most family friendly restaurants in Traverse City. Great menu for all ages and kid's specials often during the week too. For the adults they also offer an eclectic beer menu. Very busy during the summer but the staff is always up to the task - friendly and professional. Popular with locals and tourists alike.

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Thank Sarah O
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Truly one of the best burgers I've ever had. Fun atmosphere, too. I recommend for a casual dining experience.

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Thank Mercedes W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've stopped at Bubba's several times to have burgers. We have yet to find a comparable burger anywhere! The staff is always friendly and helpful. They have a great beverage selection also.

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Thank cadillacandchevy
Commerce Township, Michigan
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family of 4 came here for dinner after a day at the water park. For a Monday night the place was pretty full but we were still seated right away. My mushroom burger and sweet tots were awesome. I ate the whole thing when I usually cut my burgers in half and take half home. The kids liked their... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing Bloody Mary's, food and wait staff!!! We can't praise this restaurant enough! We will return!

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midland, mi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time I've been to Bubbas and it was better than the last. Did breakfast both times. Staff was great, funny and attentive. Got the meat lovers omelette, amazing. Others got the hash and it was good as well. Definitely will go again!

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Grayling, Michigan
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Friendly wait staff. Warm atmosphere and a very comfortable feel. The food is delicious as well. Would highly recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 12:00
Saturday
08:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 428 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2614
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: 2317351056
Description
Burgers, burritos and beer! You're going to love the great food and downtown Traverse City atmosphere at Bubba's - Traverse City's favorite spot to hang all season long! From bubba-size burgers to fresh unique salads or sandwiches, or choose from the chef's home-style favorites of the day on our chalkboard. All of our selections are made from fresh, wholesome ingredients.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?