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229 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2525
+1 231-941-8888
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, French, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
229 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2525
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amical has long been one of my favorite places! It feels cozy and welcoming. The service is always wonderful! The food Is surprising and always top-notch.

Thank mcwamsley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with my boyfriend on my birthday and we arrived pretty late. We ate outside and had a fancy dinner and drinks. It was absolutely delicious, and the Cosmo I ordered knocked me off my feet. It was the perfect ambiance and I...More

Thank clairebear1967
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is really Good! You can tell the chef knows his part. Desserts were so tasty. The rest is just average. It seems quite pricey for what you get.

Thank ET010203
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped here on a trip from Chicago to Petoskey. Parked a couple blocks away and had a nice walk to the restaurant for lunch. Although busy, with a small exterior patio, the waitstaff was attentive and helpful with my wife’s dietary restrictions. Food arrived promptly,...More

Thank McRoadTrip
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Made reservations for a Saturday evening based on Trip Advisor reviews. Great choice. We had braised duck crepes and lamb shank.... both wonderful... the pomegranate salad was a nice starter. Dessert was a blackberry cobbler (my two favorite things) and a rum soaked almond cake......More

Thank Jefisan
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Hands down best place to eat in TC. Location excellent, food can't be beat, and service always good. The place to go on a special night - Anniv/Bday.

Thank docsmorg
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Amical is consistently excellent, year after year. Their menu is always changing and they recently started something similar to an early bird special. Prices may seem a bit high but after eating you will think it was worth every penny.

Thank J495BXmarkm
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

After shopping and being out in the frigid cold my husband and I were in need for some yummy lunch. We happened to walk by Amical and saw there lunch menu posted out front. Looking for a quick sandwich we went in. They were in...More

1  Thank POOFY31
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

1st timer...pleasantly impressed! French onion soup is on point, get the bowl, the cup will not be enough for how yummy it is! Risotto was wonderfully prepared, super flavorful..a real treat! Husband had the French onion soup as well as pork chop and veggies, not...More

1  Thank Andrea L
Reviewed 3 January 2018

My wife and I and another couple went to this restaurant for NYE. We reserved for 8pm and stayed for 2.5 hours. Each of us had something different and we all thought our dinners to be excellent. The desserts were to die for too. Our...More

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10 January 2017|
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Response from Jeffrey L | Property representative |
Hello Anna, my name is Jeffrey Libman and I am the General Manager here at amical. We are offering a Korean menu this week as part of our Cookbook Series. The menu is on our website click the link on the left "cookbook... More
Alicia W
9 October 2016|
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Response from Jeffrey L | Property representative |
Hello Alicia, my name is Jeffrey Libman and I am the General Manager here at amical. I do apologize but we are closed on Thanksgiving so our staff has a chance to spend some time with their families. Hope we get a chance to... More
Marsha R
8 September 2015|
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Response from Hektor2015 | Reviewed this property |
Website gives their Sunday hours as 9am to 10pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2525
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-941-8888
  • E-mail
Located in the heart of downtown Traverse City overlooking West Grand Traverse Bay, amical has been offering eclectic European cuisine to our dining patrons since 1994. Order from creative and revolving menus, fresh selections prepared in our open kitchen and served in the cozy dining room or on our vibrant street-side patio. Experience the local flavor, dedicated service and consistent reputation that has kept amical a favorite for over 20 years.
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