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Bay Bread Co

601 Randolph St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2013
+1 231-922-8022
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (17 reviews)
“bread” (67 reviews)
“sandwich” (10 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 6:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
601 Randolph St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2013
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

based on reviews we went here for sticky buns, not only cold but dry and maybe from the day old bread pile. will not go out of our way next visit to T.C.

Thank schrobc
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We were introduced to Bay Bread after receiving a gift card that entitled us to any bread of our choice once a month. Soon we found ourselves ordering 2 or 3 breads the day ahead of our trip to town so that we had our...More

Thank Betty L
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed lunch on two occasions during the same week. The bread is fabulous, deserts too. Excellent mozzarella, pesto, tomato, pepper on chibata bread. Went upstairs for delightful and they delivered our order. Quiet, clean and quaint. Highly recommended.

Thank dunn2002
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Business meetings I attend are often catered by Bay Bread, and the sandwiches are enjoyable every time! I often stop in and order a sandwich to go, and the bread is delicious and fresh every time.

Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Careful, once you step in, you are bound to eat all the delicious bread and baked goodies you can get your hands on. Had a bacon, egg, and cheese sandwich on salted ciabatta bread and it was amazing. Couldn't leave without buying a orange cranberry...More

Thank Vicki F
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Choose your bread or sandwich, go upstairs, they bring it to you. Quick. Fresh bread. Large portions, Cold service in a homey setting.

Thank threestartraveler
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The food and the fresh baked bread are what keep me coming back here, but the consistent rude service makes each of those visits further apart. As someone who has spent a considerable amount of time in the service industry, I know that when you...More

Thank Hank W
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Stopped for a scone & coffee this morning at Bay Bread with my husband. I had an orange glazed cranberry scone & my husband had a cherry almond scone. They were both light & delicious. House coffee was excellent. There is a little sitting area...More

Thank eveysue2016
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

One of the best vegetarian sandwiches I ever had. My husband really enjoyed his club sandwich also. Reasonable prices. Enjoyed the box lunch on bench overlooking Grand Traverse Bay.

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We have made it a habit to stop at Bay Bread every time we are in Traverse City. We live 90 miles north so for us going to TC is almost like a trip to the big city and Bay Bread reminds us of bakeries...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 Randolph St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2013
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-922-8022
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Family owned bakery cafe. All natural, from scratch, freshly baked 40+ different varieties of artisan breads baked daily. Breakfast and lunch sandwiches, soup and salad. Espresso Bar up in the Roost. Stop in to see an old fashioned bakery work in progress. Staff waits on you as they multitask baking fresh cookies, scones, biscotti, granola, etc. From our families to yours, naturally. Beautiful view of West Bay up in the Roost or from inside the bakery.
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