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Minervas Restaurant & Bar

300 E State St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2517
+1 231-946-5093
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good27%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Steakhouse, Bar, Grill
$$ - $$$
300 E State St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2517
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Reviewed yesterday

Awesome place to eat with indoor seating and outside seating on there patio. The Chicken Risotto and the white fish tacos were very good. The service was here was excellent!! After dinner we all went to the rooftop bar to enjoy a cocktail while watching...More

Thank blazzin22
Reviewed 1 week ago

I just love it here! Yum! Excellent food and service. Nothing is better than having a glass of wine with our dinner then strolling downtown. Such a great location. Downtown but not where you're trampled by foot traffic.

Thank Samantha H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great atmosphere and great service. The bartender Amanda was amazing! Potato pizza was so good! Very friendly people.

Thank Annabelle R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service and food are great. I frequent there for lunch several times per week and could not be happier with everything. Since I am in there often, everyone greets myself and my guests by name. Reminds me of a small town atmosphere which is...More

Thank mollytaz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The chef and waiter were very helpful in helping me get a gluten free meal. My wife enjoyed her meal with me and another lunch without me.

Thank vanjr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel and restaurant is dated. Being late 30s we were the young bucks. Quiet though. Decent draft. Cauliflower bisque was very good. The lettuce wraps were good and filling. The ribeye was good but a bit too well done. Nice thing is you may...More

Thank johnjnelson
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and rating, johnjnelson!

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Food was awesome service was confused and not educated! She has been here awhile but was not familiar with their new Steak Menu! It was awesome! It was a bit chili in The restaurant!More

Thank Patrick H
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for coming in, Patrick H.! We have rolled out a new menu recently, so thank you for your patience with our serving staff, who are continually being trained on our new offerings - we do hope you will stop in again soon to...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017

During my weekend trip to Traverse City we decided to have a breakfast here. It is really good located, the service is really good, staff friendly and the food is really good! My parents loved this place! the prices are in average. Highly recommended for...More

Thank andre_ljp
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

This is a great review and rating, we are appreciative of you Andre_ljp! The team at Minervas Traverse City thanks you for stopping in for breakfast, as we love providing the best of the best for our guests. We hope to see you in again...More

Reviewed 30 April 2017

Decent Happy hour food but don't get the House Wine. The Cab was so weak. I guess you expect it when the bartender has to go in the back of the bar to pour it. The Chicken wings were great & the value was also....More

Thank Derbylover
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Many apologies for the poor glass of House Wine, Derbylover - we do hope you will visit again, as we would love the opportunity to WOW you with our amazing Happy Hour menu choices and more! Cheers!

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We met up with some friends for dinner and we all chose there chef inspired specialty menu, several option for a three course meal, for $20.00 each person! Great choice, perfect sized proportions affordable and good! Our service was awesome, and from there we went...More

Thank Patrick H
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

We are thrilled to hear you tried the new menu! Thank you for stopping in, Patrick H. - we are so fortunate to have guests like you! Cheers!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Grill
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 E State St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2517
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-946-5093
  • E-mail
A favorite Traverse City restaurant!

Located on the lobby level of the historic Park Place Hotel in Traverse City MI, the tastefully decorated Minervas Restaurant & Bar is proud to be part of the beautiful Traverse City landscape. The upscale restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily with a full menu of mouth-watering Chairmen's Reserve steaks, fresh seafood, authentic pasta, the freshest salads, and house-made desserts. You'll also find a neighborhood-style bar with a daily happy hour and drink specials and an outdoor patio open when weather permits.
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