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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%
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“flatbread pizza” (37 reviews)
“salad” (121 reviews)
“flat bread” (10 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

Had lunch here with friends. The Cesar salad had a lite dressing we loved. We then had a thin crust pizza that had to be the best pizza I’ve had in a long time. Also had great selection of beer. Was across from the children’s...More

Thank Abel P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for lunch, based on reviews, and we are happy that we did. Very friendly, helpful staff! The Octoberfest flatbread pizza and Octoberfest beer were a great combo! Nice view and cool atmosphere. This will become a regular stopped every time we're back...More

Thank Brad C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had A Spartan pizza here after swimming which was pretty good. Really enjoyed the oven fired thin crust and as others have said a salad and pizza are plenty for two. The service was great and the location on the lake and next to the...More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just moved to the area and are tasking ourselves with finding all of th elocal favorites! The structure is enormous, it is really ntersting architecturally and has a beautiful view of gardens. The menu is straight forward and well executed offering pizza, sandwiches and...More

Thank tessmcdonough1159
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great stop for a pizza! Service was outstanding and the food was just as good. We sat outside and enjoyed a brew and pizza.

Thank chasalway
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is in an old train station which is cute. They serve salads and pizza. We got a gluten free pizza which was pretty good. The salad, not so much. You have to order your meal at the bar and they bring it to...More

Thank KarlaKiddie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and our Havanese, Ernie recently dined here while traveling to Traverse City for a weekend stay. Given how many dogs we spotted during our stay, my husband and I were surprised Traverse City didn't have more "dog friendly" eating establishments. Well, The Filling...More

Thank mat'sgirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been here several times over the last year. Every pizza, salad and beer we’ve tried have been GREAT!!

Thank Richard W W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fun atmosphere in a converted train station. Great beer and wood fired pizzas! Try the Station Salad!

Thank KZJMast
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Met a group of friends here for dinner and sat outside under the heaters. Loved the atmosphere and was even more happy when I found out they had a vegan pizza. The Silver Fern was the name of the pizza and it was delicious!

Thank Meghan Z
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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, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
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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