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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” (98 reviews)
“salad” (150 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 today via mobile

Always love establishments that save and repurpose old buildings. This pizza/ homebrew restaurant is in an old depot. All 19 beers on tap made in sight. Artisenal flatbread pizzas are delicious. Desserts looked yummy. Great outdoor dining views including the TC children's garden and lake...More

Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Microbrewery. Indoor and outdoor seating. Boisterous crowd. Pub menu with concentration on flatbread pizza. Delicious!

Thank Biblib3
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife wife had dinner here while traveling last week. The environment is relaxed and casual. The food was excellent. One of the best salads I’ve had. The bar staff was great. Fun to talk to and knew a lot about their beer offerings. We...More

Thank Kevin A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me begin by saying that we enjoyed our dinner here. However, we would have appreciated a few more menu choices. There are 4 salads and a very extensive pizza menu but that’s it. If you’re in the mood for pizza this is the place...More

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a big fan of waiting on myself when I dine out. The pizza was very good but having to go to the bar to place your own order for food and drinks is not why I go out to eat.

Thank mjspencer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family just had a wonderful dinner and beers at The Filling Station. Two excellent IPAs, wonderful, unique flat bread pizzas. A fantastic ambience in an old train station and great staff. A Traverse City must visit for any lover of micro brewery beers!

Thank Dan W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I visited on a Saturday for lunch, arriving right when they opened. The pizza was awesome, but I loved the chopped salad! You place your food and beverage order at the bar, and the staff brings your food to you. This place...More

Thank Amanda Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely view of a childrens garden and sits right on a set of old train tracks. The pizza was very good and so was the beer. The caesar salad was excellent. Very family friendly, there was a small sandbox outside for kids. Would go here...More

Thank TheSilvers2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

hard to find a good gluten and dairy free pizza - but this was alright. no wine, only beer but that ok i had some tasty water. :) 5 stars if you get gluten free alcoholic bevs!

Thank c0winkydink
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very fresh, made to order delicious pizza...great salads...craft beers (if you are into that) or Northwoods root beer (delicious local beverage)

Thank Todd S
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Questions & Answers
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
View, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
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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