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The Filling Station


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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16oz $4.50
11oz $3.50
8oz $2.50
D.C. Esb 5.7% ABV
British pale, amber, and crystal malts. UK fuggles and us cascade hops. Nice bready flavor and nutty aroma.
16oz $4.50
11oz $3.50
8oz $2.50
London Porter 5.9% ABV
English pale, brown, and black malts. UK goldings hops. Older style porter with a roasted malt flavor.
16oz $4.50
11oz $3.50
8oz $2.50
16oz $4.50
11oz $3.50
8oz $2.50
Dublin Stout 4.3% ABV
Belgian pale, american six row, UK amber, and brown malts, and roasted barley. Cluster and fuggles hops. A nice session stout.
16oz $4.50
11oz $3.50
8oz $2.50
Denver Brown Ale 4.0% ABV
American pale, UK crystal, amber, and brown malts. Fuggles hops. Higher finishing gravity gives body and sweetness to this mild ale.
16oz $4.50
11oz $3.50
8oz $2.50
16oz $4.50
11oz $3.50
8oz $2.50
Mumbai Imperial IPA 8.0% ABV
German pilsner, munich, and UK pale crystal malts. Millennium, and three doses of cascade hops, the last in the fermenter. What they call a ‘creeper’.
16oz $4.50
11oz $3.50
8oz $2.50
Aberdeen Scottish Ale 8.5% ABV
Belgian, UK, and us pale malts, UK dark crystal. Willamette hops. Rich malty beer with a hint of burnt sugar provided by a long boil time.
16oz $4.50
11oz $3.50
8oz $2.50
Manhattan Rye Pale Ale 6.2% ABV
All american malts. Pale, vienna, munich, and rye. Very dry finish, enhanced by the smooth bitterness of magnum hops, with a bit of cascade for a hint of citrus.
16oz $4.50
11oz $3.50
8oz $2.50
Kanas City Ale 5.4% ABV
UK pale malt. American six row malt and flaked maize. UK fuggles, us cluster and willamette hops. Like the pale malt used, this is dry and ‘crisp’.
The Overnighter
Garlic oil, sesame seeds, parmesan, and mozzarella
The Dairy
Marinara, mozzarella, and parmesan
Three Rivers
Marinara, fresh basil, vine ripened tomatoes, and mozzarella
Marinara, kalamata olives, roasted red peppers, red onions, feta, fresh rosemary, and mozzarella
Marinara, pepperoni, fresh pineapple, jalapenos, and mozzarella
**** O’ the Walk
House‎ made basil oil, roasted chicken, artichokes, roasted cherry tomatoes, and mozzarella
Stump Jumper
Garlic oil, roasted garlic, roasted onions, crimini and oyster mushrooms, parmesan and mozzarella
Burlington Northern
Garlic oil, roasted garlic, red onions, fresh pear, prosciutto, brie, parmesan, and topped with a balsamic reduction
S’More Caboose
Nutella spread on a pizza crust with graham cracker crumbs, marshmallows, topped with a caramel and chocolate drizzle, and roasted to perfection!
Garlic oil
Basil oil
Olive oil
Build Your Own Flatbread
Includes sauce and mozzarella
Station Salad
Artisan greens, figs, pears, toasted sesame seeds, blue cheese or goat cheese, with a house-made porter balsamic vinaigrette.
The U-Rail
Artisan greens, kalamata olives, red onion, artichokes, cherry tomatoes, roasted red peppers, goat cheese, with a house-made greek dressing
Chicken $+3.00
Depot Caesar
Romaine hearts, parmesan cheese, house-made croutons, with a house-made caesar dressing
The Conductor
Artisan greens, cherry tomatoes, hard boiled eggs, prosciutto, red onion, blue cheese, with a house-made buttermilk ranch dressing
Free refills
Diet Coke
Cherry Coke
Ginger Ale
Root Beer
Wild Ginger Ale
Cherry Cream Soda
Mac’ N Cheese
Delicious and creamy! Choose a side of fresh pears or applesauce
Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich
White or wheat bread, grape jelly, and peanut butter. Choose a side of fresh pears or applesauce
12 fill
17 premium fill
3 charge for growler
Empty Growler
Logo Pint Glasses
Microbrewery on site
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place. They serve really great locally crafted beers on the tracks next to the Boardman River. Serving salads and pizza - there's something for everyone.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JacquelineS684
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Belly up to the bar to order your food, they give you a number and you find your table. The beer flights are served in a metal holder that is shaped like a train, it goes with the station vibe. The area looks residential but...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Merlynn Y
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Love the filling stations pizza and we can get it delivered almost to our house through dinner bell!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank EShawbitz
Reviewed 30 December 2018

We have vacationed in Traverse City multiple times now and always eat here at least twice during our week long stays. The pizza is great, however, if going during peak lunch or dinner hours during summer expect a wait, the place is usually packed. They...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank DM1980
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

Cute place, pizza was great! I'm not much of a craft beer drinker so I ordered the cider - it was great! Pizza comes fast too!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sssy270
Reviewed 19 November 2018

The Filling Station is a gem in TC. Their beer menu is extensive, their pies are freshly made, and their location is idyllic. On our most recent visit, we ordered 2 pizzas: the Sprocket and the Burlington Northern as well as the Conductor (a salad)....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Christine L
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

The worst pizza I’ve ever had. Burnt edges, raw in the middle. Scant toppings. Sausage tasted like pork product out of can. Why this pizza gets good reviews is mind boggling to me. Maybe after 3 beers, folks go home and in their beer infused...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Taginepot
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Three of us visited during our T.C. vacation on a Tuesday night. We arrived around 5:15 and were immediately seated. I thought the man & woman at the bar (where you place your pizza order) could have been a little warmer and less full of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank isabellas916
Reviewed 11 November 2018

The pizza at The Filling Station is DELICIOUS - the menu has creative, unique options to choose from. Make sure to follow your meal with a dessert pizza!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank RachelJoy82
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We have eaten pizza several times. Always fresh ingredients and very delicious. The ambience is relaxed. This is a great restaurant during the week or on the weekend. Friendly courteous staff. I suggested this restaurant to a relative when they were up here for a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank matt1221
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Response from gerryalp | Reviewed this property |
It shouldn’t be, but calling ahead is best
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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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