The nostalgic atmosphere, parlor chairs, mahogany bar, booths, and historic photographs create the perfect setting for hearty, family dining and intimate conversation. At Sleder’s, we pride ourselves on our history and neighborhood, our moose and friendly full service, and our diverse menu with something for everyone. Eat Your Way from Mackinaw to Manistee: Summer’s Restaurant Road via the Northern Express lists Sleder’s Family Tavern among the “must-visit classic restaurants.” We agree! […]
Every St. Patrick’s Day, families and friends come together at Sleder’s to tell stories, eat a hearty Irish meal, drink what they please, and make happy memories. For many this is the holiday to finally get together with that old friend and catch up over some Jameson Irish Whiskey. For others, this is the day you get to see grandma drink a pint of Guinness […]
You know the old saying about March: “In like a lion; out like a lamb”? Well, hello there, March! We thought you were still February with those first days of sun. February, for most of the month, didn’t know if it was coming or going. First the bay froze, and then it thawed, and then, when it seemed as though everyone’s allergies were acting up, […]
CELEBRATE FAT TUESDAY! In true Mardi Gras fashion, Randolph and the moosemates will be celebrating ALL DAY at SLEDER’S–gorging on jalapeño poppers, hot wings, potato skins filled with the works, home cut fries with ranch…zesty fried pickles . . . our famous SLEDER BURGERS and ice-cold beer. Keeping MARDI GRAS real since 1882. Bring your friends and family and have some great food and lots of fun!
The first of February couldn’t have come soon enough, and look what February brings: Groundhog Day, Super Bowl Sunday, The 2018 Winter Olympic Games, Fat Tuesday, Valentine’s Day, the long Presidents’ Day weekend, and on Monday, February 26 at 7 pm on the porch at Sleder’s, the late George Carlin’s opening act for 140+ shows, a concert performance you won’t want to miss: Vance Gilbert! Are […]
It’s just a hop, skip and trot from Sleder’s Family Tavern to the sandy beach-if you see a moose swimming, I am usually the first to arrive for my morning dip- the mornings are pure heaven here in Traverse City…on my way back, I’m already thinking about lunch… Ice-cold beer served with a frosty mug and 100% all-beef burgers with a basket of moose chips! […]
Ahhh…finally.. the beginning of the summer season at the funnest and oldest restaurant in all of Michigan! Come hang out with Randolph, one very lucky moose, at the 200-year-old, 21-foot mahogany bar. Eat all kinds of great appetizers, sandwiches, burritos, and tasty 1/2 lb. BUFFALO burgers! Iced cold beer, frosty mugs, and lots of Traverse City history to go! Order up some of Randolph’s gift certificates! Everyone will love our Traverse […]
Battered COD and SMELT! Served with home cut fries and cole slaw, or cottage cheese if you prefer! Feel like ribs? Try our mouth-watering, Fall-Off-The-Bone Ribs! Randolph will be in the kitchen flipping our famous 100% all-beef burgers, while his Ribeyes are sizzling on the grill! Thirsty? Try Randolph The Moose’s Red Martini-or indulge in a few SLEDER’S CREAM ALE’S! Relax and enjoy the great […]
Last Friday, my husband suggested we go to Sleder’s for their all you can eat fish fry. We were impressed. The cod was fried to perfection. The service was pleasant and timely. We both had a great meal and plan on going back again.