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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%
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“flatbread pizza” (99 reviews)
“salad” (151 reviews)
“flat bread” (14 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 3 days ago

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

Thank 344gilbertm
Reviewed 1 week ago 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

Thank Alison L
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank fkeson06
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yep, an old train station with the size and ambiance of such. That's a good thing. Track #7 (the beer) was a really tasty IPA that is local. The pizza is made in a wood-fired oven. The beer and pizza were good. The table service...More

Thank Ratboy859
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived late into town and wanted some local flavor. We read the Trip Advisors comments and decided to try this location. We had the salad and two pizza. It was plenty for four. There is outdoor seating with heaters for the cooler nights

Thank David K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not bad, but there is better pizza in town. Wide selection of beers. Quiet enough to have a conversation but still has a nice vibe. Good for small, informal gatherings of up to 10 people

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Filling Station is a fun and friendly, local-feeling and super reliable spot to warm up in the winter or for enjoying a breeze in the summer. The beer is brewed onsite and is fantastic. The service is consistently friendly even during busy times. The...More

Thank klensch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great stop near the TART trail. Great beers too. Their pizza is phenomenal, gotta try it. Lots of outdoor space for hanging in nice weather.

Thank roger3116
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here twice while passing through town on a couple of different occasions. Delicious, both times. The pizza is awesome and just the right portions, and the beer is just as good. They only do two things here, but they do them both perfectly!

Thank Leapy78
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The wait to get food was long. The pizza was OK, it wasn't anything memorable. The crust was crunchy. I made my own pizza which was basically just a supreme pizza and it came out good. It actually took less time then the staff said...More

Thank davidr113086
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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, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
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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