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willies rear

1315 W South Airport Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686-4760
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible18%
11 Sep 2017
“Average food”
24 Jul 2017
“Great "joint" for breakfast”
Restaurant Hours
Diner, American
$$ - $$$
1315 W South Airport Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686-4760
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We heard it was one of the best breakfasts in traverse city...not so much. Very average. My over medium eggs were snotty, although the homemade corned beef hash was pretty good.

Thank lolly1961
Reviewed 24 July 2017

If you want to get away from the pretentious downtown eateries in TC and just have some basic breakfast chow, this is your place. As my father used to say, "Real food for real people served by regular folks." Brent's mess is a classic "garbage...More

Thank MadisonGrog
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

I had a bowl of their delicious chili and it is a really big bowl of chili. I ate it all plus had the Willies sandwich which is like a phily steak and it rocked. I'll go back

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I'v eaten here many times, breakfast, is really good Eggs bennie nice!!! Omelets, always right on. Even the Jimmy the cook, he's not bad either!!

Thank 2151scott
Reviewed 15 June 2016

I wrote an excellent review on this place a few years ago and am happy to say that it remains a great place for breakfast. We ordered the homemade corned beef hash and eggs.....excellent and maybe the best we have ever tasted. All was done...More

Thank annika326
Reviewed 7 February 2016

It's been a long time since I've been to Willies. I won't dwell on the past but it appears it is now for the better. Visited twice in the last few weeks. On my first visit back I had their Reuben. Crispy bread and not...More

1  Thank ReubenBoy
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Met 2 other couples there for a meal. While it was close to 11:30, they advertise Breakfast anytime. The establishment is only open for breakfast/lunch, and was recommended by a local. Entry only to the rear; we were seated in a "special" section that shared...More

1  Thank Bill B
Reviewed 7 September 2014

Went here for the first time for breakfast. Small, but friendly, and good food! Locals seem to come get their usual, and drink from their special coffee cup kept on a display shelf. Lots of men regulars on a Saturday morning! Other people were ordering...More

Thank Alissa B
Reviewed 27 April 2013

We are so glad this place has come back! Loved it years ago and Love it now! The breakfast sandwich is so good! (Used to be called "Muffin-N-Stuffin" ) I don't recall what its called now, but the special sauce is to die for! I...More

Thank B F
Reviewed 4 September 2012 via mobile

the food, service and atmosphere is just like the name of the restaurant Willies rear. The price is high for the quality of food you get my cheese came from a cheese food plastic wrapper

1  Thank Duce O
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Diner, American
Brunch, Breakfast
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1315 W South Airport Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686-4760
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
phone 231 421 5506
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