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The Filling Station

642 Railroad Pl, Traverse City, MI 49686-2671
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tarts” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
642 Railroad Pl, Traverse City, MI 49686-2671
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The atmosphere was great! I went here with my family during our vacation to Traverse City. With this being our first visit, we needed to get acclimated to the "find you own seating" among long picnic tables and ordering food and drinks at the bar....More

Thank Daci S
Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed sitting outside to have our pizza. It was a very relaxing atmosphere with live music. The pizza had a thin crust with fresh toppings. I had the Cock O' the Walk pizza. It had roasted chicken, artichoke hearts and roasted tomatoes with mozzarella....More

Thank smripley1
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

So loud couldn't have a conversation. Pizza is dry and pretty mediocre. I don't get why people go there. Much better pizza elsewhere.

Thank Taginepot
Reviewed 2 days ago

My family and I went here on a road trip. When we came here, I was very impressed with the wood oven pizza. You order from the bar tender, who is extremely friendly. Once you order, he will give you a train with a flag...More

Thank Zachary D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lots of beer and good people and I love the train theme. You have to pick you food up from the counter but they are fast and have the best flatbread in town.

Thank Dale L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a chance to stop here on our bike and kayak beer tour and thought it was one of the better stops. The building is cool being that it was an old train station and they have a nice large outdoor area. The mango...More

Thank BandBCuties
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Tried many different breweries in Traverse city, but found myself wanting to keep coming back to the filling station. Great beer and even better staff. The pizza was also excellent. Will be coming back every time I'm back.

Thank Jordan N
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped here for an early dinner with my family of four. I love how they've embraced the train station that used to be here. The food and beer were great, as was the service from the people that work there. The fact that you have...More

Thank ohiohockeyguy
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Always consistent good food friendly and clean environment we suggest the filling station to a lot of our friends and business contacts

Thank marilyn h
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I needed to bring pizza back to our teen girls who didn't want to eat out. We went and had a delicious craft beer and ordered two flatbread pizzas. Both beer and pizza were fabulous - we took the leftover pizza home...More

Thank emeredith2011
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Groups, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
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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