The Oldest Restaurant In Michigan Has A Truly Incredible History

If you’re a history buff, a food-lover, and a Michigander, you’re in for a special treat on your next trip to Traverse City. For over a hundred years, Sleder’s Family Tavern at 717 Randolph Street has been serving food and building community in a warm and nostalgic atmosphere.

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Michigan’s history is truly fascinating, and you can see this history on full display at Sleder’s. Have you had a chance to visit the tavern? Tell us about it in the comments below!