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 Sleder’s in 1992 and were married on the Sleder’s porch. […]
Sleder's Family Tavern wishes all the dads in your life a grand and memorable Father's Day, and if you're a dad, we celebrate you too! Happy Father's Day!
Join us for a fun St. Patrick's Day on Sunday, March 17 at Sleder's! The tavern is decorated for St. Patrick's Day, so come enjoy a Guinness and homestyle meal at the tavern this weekend. On Sunday, we will be serving our classic, Irish-American Corned Beef and Cabbage Boiled Dinner from noon until 9 pm. Sunday, on the porch at 5:00 pm, the phenomenal Steel [...]
Sleder’s Family Tavern is pleased to announce the next concert in its On the Porch Concert Series featuring Red House Recording artist, Bill Staines. Bill has been making his performances in Northern Michigan an annual rite of spring. His touring up north started in 1994, and he has been part of Sleder’s On the Porch Concert Series since 1998. This March will mark his 25th […]
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from Sleder's Family Tavern! Cheers!
Some fun news! Sleder’s is to be featured in Roadfood Adventures, a new documentary series, and you could be in the episode! Filming (featuring food and interviews) will take place at the tavern at 717 Randolph Street in Traverse City on Friday, October 12 from 11:10 am until about 12:30. If YOU are a Sleder’s regular or have a Sleder’s or Traverse City […]
Happy Cherry Festival 2018! Welcome to Sleder’s Family Tavern. We are located in Little Bohemia, the historic westside neighborhood locally referred to as “Slabtown” for its wood-slab homes that evoke Traverse City’s sawmill past. Sleder’s original owner, Vencel Sleder, a master wheelwright, built Sleder’s with the help of fellow Bohemian woodworkers. Working only on Sundays, their day off from the local sawmills, the men spent […]
Memorial Day weekend is upon us, and boaters, bikers, hikers, beachcombers, and restaurant-goers are rediscovering their favorite places in Traverse. The bay may feel like it was frozen only yesterday, but with air temps reaching the 90s, many legs will wade in deep. You’ll find refreshment at Sleder’s too, of course! Come on in, unplug, eat well, and have a cold one in good company. […]
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on 27 May 2018 0 Categories: Neighborhood - Restaurant - Sleder's - TCMI Tags: Kiwanis American Flag Project, Memorial Day, National Moment of Remembrance, Neighborhood, Photography, Slabtown, Sleder's, TCMI, Tourism, Traverse City, West End Beach