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The Filling Station

642 Railroad Pl, Traverse City, MI 49686-2671
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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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 2 days ago via mobile

We've been here a million times so it's probably no surprise we love it. The pizzas are perfect when you want something that features many more flavors than just pounds of salty cheese. The balance of ingredients is creative and beautifully done. Their beers -...More

Thank D Scott W
Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband's a pizza lover; I'm not. BUT the super delicious thin crust pizzas served here are fabulous. I highly recommend the silver thistle pizza (veggie loaded) to which I did add one meat. My husband gave an A to his more simple bacon, spinach,...More

1  Thank Moira123
Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice relaxing place with good food great service and lots of beers. Not far from airport went for lunch is on lake by railroad tracks, has large covered patio, was to cold to enjoy today, lots of pizzas to choose from salads are fresh and...More

Thank Dan6801
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stopped here on our visit to Traverse City because I had read other reviews that it had a dog friendly covered patio. The patio area was nice and clean, it runs long ways along the track. We have strollers but I did see an...More

Thank rebekasue
Reviewed 1 week ago

Chicken with pesto, tomato and artichoke, thin crust. Oh my! It is called "Cock o' the Walk" and a great Greek salad too. Excellent variety of microbrews to compliment your food.

Thank Appreciative231
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were here for lunch, so didn't get to try the beers, but the Pizzas and Salad were excellent. Fast and friendly service also.

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the wood fired, thin crust pizza. Usually have the Spartan with the house salad. Never been disappointed by the food or the service.

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the atmosphere, flights of beer and pizza. service was spectacular as well. I cant wait to possibly go again in October and try SMORE pizza.

Thank MandiJohn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the pizza & although not a beer drinker, we tried several & enjoyed. Beautiful weather & we enjoyed sitting outside.

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very neat place to eat, our kids loved the history and the view was great, being right next to the waterfront. The flavor combos for the pizzas were very unique and honestly, we weren't sure how our kids would take to them. Well, the flavors...More

1  Thank ESKK4
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Are they wheel chair accessible?
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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
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, 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
  • E-mail
Microbrewery on site