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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” (87 reviews)
“salad” (131 reviews)
“pie” (8 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 4 days ago via mobile

Great place for the whole family (including four-legged members) outside seating at picnic tables along the railroad tracks! Great beer and pizza!

Thank tinchen1967
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to check out the Breaded Pork Tenderloin. Firstly, it was huge!! The size of the plate. It was cooked to perfection and the breeding was not too heavy or greasy. I have to say it is currently one of the largest and best...More

Thank mike c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great casual place to get a good beer and interesting pizza toppings. Plus the view of Boardman lake and the outdoor bar are great in the summer.

Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is housed in an old train station. I visited in winter with my coworker, so unfortunately the outdoor patio area was closed. The interior is very comfortable, and the food and beer is fantastic. Our service was exceptional. A lot of younger people...More

Thank LoftedSpace
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I brought our 11 and 14 year old daughters and we all loved it. Great atmosphere and the staff is so friendly. I enjoyed the Munising Amber. My husband and I shared a mushroom pizza and salad - both were delicious -...More

Thank Anita Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is in an old train station which gives it such a cold feel as soon as you walk in. The beer selection is vast so there is something for everyone and the pizza is absolutely delicious. It is a very family friendly atmosphere...More

Thank Emily B
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Great brew and great flat bread pizza. When visiting TC this is always my go to. Service is casual, but always very good.

Thank Justlovefood88
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Went for a dinner with a friend on a Thursday night. Busy, but not crazy. Staff was very friendly and helpful with explaining some of the beers. A wide variety of pizza and was some of the best flat bread pizza I've ever had. Will...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Always friendly owner and staff. Nice selection of food as well as their use of good ingredients really appreciate that. We are local and like to support them.

1  Thank marilyn h
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Each visit is a satisfying experience. The pizzas are always great. We enjoy trying different local craft beers. The staff are friendly and helpful. Love sitting outside in the summer.

Thank Momshearn
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It shouldn’t be, but calling ahead is best
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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
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
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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