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Cuppa Joe

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1060 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2708
+1 231-947-4590
07:00 - 17:00
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Traverse City, Michigan
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a drive-through Cafe and I stop here every morning on my way to work. Excellent coffee and coffee drinks as well as excellent tea and their homemade scones are fantastic!!

Thank tddspcr
Birmingham, Michigan
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219 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

The coffee is good but the cups are of such low quality that they need to double cup them. Traveling alone but purchasing two coffees and was not offered a carrier. Difficult to drive in a safe manner. Wanted a breakfast item but told they do not have a kitchen. Purchased a date and pecan energy bar which I was... More 

Thank msl50birm
Toledo, Ohio
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

This little drive through joint was awesome! I'm glad we stopped. The Batista was awesome and the espresso was great!

Thank Stephine S
Fort Wayne, Indiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

The latte I ordered was absolutely perfect and the blueberry scone was delicious. The staff was extremely friendly and quick. Wish you were in my town!

Thank chefcity35
Milford, MI
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

I always stop by Cuppa Joe when I'm in Traverse. Really good rich coffee and a neat location in a former drive up bank. Actually the coffee is uniquely good and unlike other places...very close to what you get in Seattle..the only thing they could do to make it really great is add a candied coffee bean on top of... More 

Thank victoria r
Traverse City
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48 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

This is my favorite place to get coffee in Traverse City. I usually splurge and get a latte, but the dark roast is good too. I would never order a light roast, so I can't comment on that. Drive thru service is awesome. When the line is long, the servers do come out to take your order so your coffee... More 

Thank Jenitang
Traverse City, Michigan
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58 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016

Excellent coffee, tea & light food. A favorite for many years; friendly service & easy, drive-thru access off Garfield at Front St. Only a couple blocks from Bryant Park for a nearby picnic in the shade overlooking the West Bay.

Thank Boho-Mamo
Northville, Michigan
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50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2015

I LOVE THE STAFF AND COFFEE! The only drive-though in TC. - Mang. needs to always have the punch cards. They always run out!

Thank 575Deborah
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51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015

Stop at Cuppa Joe on our way out of town. We like our coffee bold and this was not that. Only drank about of quarter of the 16oz size. Don't need to go back on my next trip to TC.

Thank Sally C
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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306 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2014

It's a good cup of coffee in the heart of TC. It's a must stop if you like a dark roast, cap or late.

Thank hjensen90

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1060 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2708
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-947-4590

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