In Memory of Brian Cairns

On behalf of the Cairns, Cox, and extended family within Sleder’s Family Tavern, we are saddened to share the news that our patriarch Brian Cairns at age 82 passed away on July 14, 2022. Brian was an extraordinary husband, father, step-father, grandfather, businessman, mentor, and dear friend to many. Brian and his wife Deb purchased […]

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Merry Christmas 2021!

Every year we enjoy seeing friends and family return to TC for the holidays and make Sleder’s part of their traditions. This year, we are closed on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, but we’ll be back again on Monday to finish 2021 with more good food, drink, and conversation. We hope you’re staying safe and healthy […]

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Fall and Holiday Hours

Sleder’s has felt the impact of the nation’s service industry staffing shortage, so our servers, cooks, bartenders, hosts, and the whole crew are family to us. Thanks to them and to you for your patronage and friendship, Sleder’s is open the following hours for lunch, dinner, apps, snacks, and drinks: Monday 11:00 AM – 9:00 […]

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Happy Father’s Day!

Cheers to all on Father’s Day! We look forward to seeing many families celebrating their fathers today at the tavern. We open on Father’s Day at 12:00 p.m. and begin serving dinner at 5:00 p.m. We close each night at 9:00 p.m. Our regular summer hours are as follows: We are closing on Wednesdays until […]

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Welcome, Summer 2021!

Sleder’s endured a difficult 138th year with the pandemic-related capacity restrictions and consequent staffing shortage, but thanks to our solid kitchen crew, core server staff, and our community and loyal patrons, we are grateful and glad beyond words to be celebrating 139 years in 2021. In Traverse City, as of June 1, the limit of […]

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