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Slabtown Cafe and Burgers

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826 W Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2466
+1 231-932-1760
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Orchard Park, New York
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186 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We were here in November, the place has a handful of cute tables inside and we easily found a seat for our group of 5. Guessing in the summer it would be tough to find a seat inside but you could see outdoor picnic tables with umbrella's still outside, so that would help with the crowds, as I assume a... More 

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Palatine, Illinois
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the veggie burger which was excellent. Friendly service. Short wait. Great burger menu. Go there!

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Thank Ed K
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time at Slabtown Cafe. This place had amazing burgers! The burgers were wrote on a chalk board and you could choose which burger interested you, or you could just find a burger and add your own toppings. You walk up to the counter, place your order, they write it on a paper sack and give it to the cooks.... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great place!! Close to downtown Traverse City! I had the Chili Cheeseburger with a Vanilla shake! WOW! It was so good! My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our lunch! Highly recommend stopping here!!

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Midland, Michigan
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been waiting to try this and they didn't disappoint! Super tasty blue bacon stuffed burgers! Very nice knowledgeable service at ordering!

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Thank annmjg
Lansing
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hamburgers here are the messiest, juiciest, most delicious in Traverse City. And bonus, they have gluten free buns!

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Thank LansingMaF
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small, local hangout. Excellent burgers and sandwiches, relaxed atmosphere and even outdoor tables for nice days. Some of the best fast food in town and very family friendly. It's a good place to go when you want a bite to eat but not a full course dinner. One of our favorite Friday night, grab a bite spots.

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Thank chapee
Pierport MI
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful surprise! Fantastic burgers, and a wonderful variety of them as well! Quick kitchen, friendly staff, and a kitschy atmosphere. We will be back for sure!

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Thank Jamerz
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When in a new city I always ask locals where to get a burger. Several different people said, Slab Town Burgers. They were right, Small seating, but burgers are hand pressed made fresh daily. You have a large choice on how you want it made and with what. Good chicken, soup, and ice cream. Mid afternoon, wasn't crowded, glad we... More 

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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Heard this place was good for burgers, fries and ice cream drinks. Decided to give it a try. Hand-formed meat patties and fresh cut potatoes are winners! I had the mushroom/Swiss burger with fries and my husband had a regular burger with Swiss. His came with mustard and a pickle. Added onion rings. Food and service was great. Prices, too!!... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?