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Rounds Restaurant

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American, Diner
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1033 E 8th St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2761
+1 231-941-4124
Today
05:30 - 15:30
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 14:00
Mon - Fri 05:30 - 15:30
Sat 05:30 - 14:00
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome local diner. Fast, friendly service with an at-home feel. Coffee is good and you get your own carafe (no asking for refills yay). I was looking for a cheap breakfast and I got way more than I expected. The raspberry French toast is to die for! Highly recommended.

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Thank Nicole S
Fife Lake, Michigan, United States
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love Rounds for breakfast. They have a great atmosphere, great service, and great food at great prices. Can't beat it!

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Thank Nicole L
Lowell, Michigan
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139 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

1st time eating here and what a nice find. They serve breakfast and lunch only. I had their French Toast and bacon special. Very good used homemade bread and bacon was crispy. They have pancakes, omelets and other breakfast items that looked good. Definitely will return to try the other items on the menu.

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Thank cherbear6000
Bath, Michigan
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121 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Felt like the 60's in here. Very clean, nice waitstaff. The food came quickly and was tasty. My only criticisms - corned beef hash should be grilled to a crispy crust on the outside, tender on the inside. Took a long time to get our tab, as the server was visiting with friends on the other side of the establishment.... More 

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Thank B G
Mason, Michigan, USA
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Last time we were here was 2012 and I left a raving review. Nothing has changed. LOVE this place! Wish it was close to home. So old fashioned with delicious food, coffee, and hot chocolate! One of the highlights of our weekend getaway to TC. Ellen, our server, was great! Go there and enjoy!

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Thank CruisinTrio
Muskegon
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Wonderful service and really good breakfast food!! Cute little place in a great location :) Highly recommend. Would definitely visit again.

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Thank Connie B
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Our server was a veteran in her profession. We brought four hangry kids in and she had a smile on their faces before they settled in. The manager was constantly aware of any needs of the patrons. This proved to be a quick, tasty & economical option, on a cold snowy morning.

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Thank Heather A
Traverse City, Michigan
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56 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Now I understand why Round's is always so busy. Food and service is great in a retro diner atmosphere. Homemade corned beef hash is a beautiful start to anyone's busy day.

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Thank Joseph L
Eastport, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Always good and dependable for breakfasts. Very good coffee and a bottomless cup. Buckwheat pancakes, eggs properly cooked with soft yolks when requested. Omelettes nicely served, as well. Rounds has been in the same location, seemingly for for ever. Friendly, long time staff.

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Thank ddtraveler667
Lake Orion, Michigan
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Small quaint restaurant with the best breakfast I have had in Traverse City! Friendly staff, great food, great price!

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Thank hammers1856

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:00
Monday
05:30 - 15:30
Tuesday
05:30 - 15:30
Wednesday
05:30 - 15:30
Thursday
05:30 - 15:30
Friday
05:30 - 15:30
Saturday
05:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1033 E 8th St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2761
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-941-4124

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?