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The Filling Station

642 Railroad Pl, Traverse City, MI 49686-2671
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salads” (64 reviews)
“pretzels” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All 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 yesterday

My wife and I ate here and enjoyed the tasty pizza. I would recommend ordering two if you and your wife are big eaters. This pizza only comes in one size,12"..........

Thank Gary D
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went here on the Bike, Brew and Kayak tour. It was darling! The beers were on point and the pizzas looked and smelled amazing! Such a great place for kids, too!

Thank heather_lynn_moore
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came back to the Filling Station after completing our Ales by the Rails book for another pint and pie. Had a great time visiting all the microbreweries around TC, and this was one of the best spots. Pizzas are delicious and beer is excellent. Bring...More

Thank Craig W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited the Filling Station on the recommendation of another local business owner. The beer and pizza were very good. We sat outside on the patio near the railroad tracks. The weather and atmosphere were awesome. I loved the big/shared tables that encourage interaction with...More

Thank TheShedder
Reviewed 6 days ago

This place has always strived to be tops. Family came to visit and no one was up for cooking. Their unique pizza, great beers and comfortable atmosphere make it a no brainer. We went with multiple pizza from spicy to mild each had food they...More

Thank MichealWhelan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, pizzas, sandwiches & salads. Beer was excellent. Outside seating is available. Fun atmosphere and friendly wait staff.

Thank Carolyn000001
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like Railroads, Pizza and Beer, and you find yourself in Traverse City Michigan, do I have a place for you! A colleague and I ate here after arriving in Traverse City while on a business trip; an incredibly wonderful little place to unwind,...More

Thank sturmvogel2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

really loved the outdoor communal seating. Loved watching the kids play outside. Enjoyed the beer and pizza but found salads really disappointing. Great place to eat outside. Would definitely return.

Thank Chicago084
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great brew pub built at a renovated depot. Good craft beer selection and food, especially flat bread pizza, is very good. There is outside seating in the summer. There is parking on site and is walkable from the Holiday Inn. The walk takes you through...More

Thank tcclark050
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an old railway station that offers superb pizza and local brewed beers. A great place before going to the STudio Theater right next store.

Thank Chuck M
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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, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
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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