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Slabtown Cafe and Burgers

826 W Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2466
+1 231-932-1760
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fries” (134 reviews)
“burger” (300 reviews)
“wraps” (14 reviews)
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11:00 - 20:00 Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
826 W Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2466
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wonderful hamburgers (not something I usually seek out) and the best sweet potato fries I've ever had. Great atmosphere too! Will definitely go back next time I'm in town.

Thank 900diannag
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of our go-to spots while we are in the area. You can’t beat a fresh burger (at least 20 to choose from) and homemade fries with malt vinegar. It’s a true gem! They offer Northwoods soda on tap (which is homemade in...More

Thank momof3boysplus1girl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time I have been there. Excellent food and fast service. A little too loud to have a conversation.

Thank Mel2681
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

This is a nice business. Employees are professional and food is good. Cannot say it was perfect because the fries were not really crispy. Anyway it is a nice place. Many families were there and of course the kids love it!

Thank ET010203
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The shakes and burgers are really good. The employess really made our lunch a great time. Very friendly and out going. The shakes are really refreshing on a hot day.

Thank Fun2Run49
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Not a bad place for fantastic burgers. Lots of variety! Outdoor seating! Open late. Quick service. Good times! Recommended after a good long night in the town to soak up your adult drinks.

Thank Bart H
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Slabtown makes the BEST pulled pork, sweet potato fries & chocolate malts! Burgers are great too. Cole slaw is fabulous!

Thank cindyrR4633WG
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Always busy but so worth the wait. Best burgers in town . Nice menu selection of burger 🍔 options. Convenient location.

Thank caffeineacademy
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Indoor and outdoor seating for this hamburger joint. They also serve salads, sandwiches and soups. Food is good, fresh and hand made. Nothing fancy but clean and friendly service.

Thank TravelTootser
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Love going to this burger place for burgers. They are a good size, good variety. Taste great, prices are very reasonable

Thank CarmenE64
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alan b
16 January 2018|
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Response from Jordan S | Reviewed this property |
The seating is minimal and pretty tight. I would doubt a party that size would fit well. It would be over half the seating. Call them and check but I doubt they would reserve it. I would say pick up a bunch of to go orders... More
18 October 2016|
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Response from JaxConNon | Reviewed this property |
No alcohol drinks but good soda and shakes/malts!
21 August 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 826 W Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2466
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-932-1760
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