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The Filling Station

642 Railroad Pl, Traverse City, MI 49686-2671
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“flatbread pizza” (104 reviews)
“salad” (163 reviews)
“flat bread” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
642 Railroad Pl, Traverse City, MI 49686-2671
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cute place, pizza was great! I'm not much of a craft beer drinker so I ordered the cider - it was great! Pizza comes fast too!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sssy270
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Filling Station is a gem in TC. Their beer menu is extensive, their pies are freshly made, and their location is idyllic. On our most recent visit, we ordered 2 pizzas: the Sprocket and the Burlington Northern as well as the Conductor (a salad)....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Christine L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The worst pizza I’ve ever had. Burnt edges, raw in the middle. Scant toppings. Sausage tasted like pork product out of can. Why this pizza gets good reviews is mind boggling to me. Maybe after 3 beers, folks go home and in their beer infused...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Taginepot
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three of us visited during our T.C. vacation on a Tuesday night. We arrived around 5:15 and were immediately seated. I thought the man & woman at the bar (where you place your pizza order) could have been a little warmer and less full of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank isabellas916
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The pizza at The Filling Station is DELICIOUS - the menu has creative, unique options to choose from. Make sure to follow your meal with a dessert pizza!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank RachelJoy82
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten pizza several times. Always fresh ingredients and very delicious. The ambience is relaxed. This is a great restaurant during the week or on the weekend. Friendly courteous staff. I suggested this restaurant to a relative when they were up here for a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank matt1221
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

What a cool place. The old train station. Many many awesome beers to try. Food choices are amazing. Service super

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank steve r
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Asked motel receptionist for a good place to find flat bread pizza. She recommended The Filling Station and she was sure right. The pizza was excellent and the salad was also very good. It is operated in pub style in that after you look at...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 344gilbertm
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

We loved our meal here during our road trip through TC! Such wonderful staff, and such delicious pizza and beer and ciders. We had the Stoke Pizza and I was in heaven. The salads were yummy too. Wish we had this place back in Canada.......More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank alisonjoyful
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Our daughter and son-in-law took us here on a visit to Traverse City. I was thoroughly impressed! Set up in an old train depot and they have done a great job with how it is set up inside and out side. The out side seating...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank fkeson06
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alan b
January 16, 2018|
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Response from gerryalp | Reviewed this property |
It shouldn’t be, but calling ahead is best
August 20, 2016|
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Response from traversecity50 | Reviewed this property |
There is generous outdoor seating with views of Boardman lake. Also, there is wheelchair access to the upstairs area as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 642 Railroad Pl, Traverse City, MI 49686-2671
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: 231-946-8168
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