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The Filling Station

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927 National Hwy, Right next to EZ Money, LaVale, MD 21502-7363
+1 301-876-4725
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“fries” (3 reviews)
“cakes” (3 reviews)
“pork chop” (2 reviews)
7:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Diner
927 National Hwy, Right next to EZ Money, LaVale, MD 21502-7363
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Chef Salad was OK.Chicken Sandwich was a chicken finger sandwich. Ice Tea tasted sour. Restaurant smelled like stale cigarettes. Ate there once - never again.

Thank fuzzhead3213
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

Service with a great smile! Crab cake sandwich is excellent. Definitely on my to return list on future travels. Thanks Meredith

Thank GE_Isco
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

Having been local I have heard many people talk favorably of this diner home cooking stop. You need to know it's location on National Hwy though due to poor signage but Google maps is accurate. Resteraunt gives you the at home feel. Seated promptly upon...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

This is a small place, needs more curb appeal & signage. If you aren't a local you would never notice it. Good food, a bit greasy but still good. Service good, clean place to eat and prices good as well. Stop in & see for...More

Thank RRaff
Reviewed July 27, 2016

I was told of this place by a friend. We tried it out for breakfast. They have a nice menu and the cost was low. It's home made and our plates was full for the price. We enjoy our meal and free refill on coffee....More

Thank Carrie M
Reviewed May 7, 2016

My family had 3 different things this evening, pork chops, crab cake dinner and hamburger. We all agreed that we want to come back. The food was good and the price was good. Next time we are going to come in for breakfast.

Thank Cathy L
Reviewed September 7, 2015

Not much to look at but the food more than makes up for it. All food made fresh from scratch in house using as much local as possible. Prices are extremely reasonable for things like Delmonico Steak and Crab Stuffed Chicken Breast....delicious!!! My husband loves...More

Thank BarbAWS
Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Our family LOVES this Diner! Crab Cakes, Hot Roast Beef, Chicken Tenders and Fries are a few of our Families favorites! Oh my and let's not forget the homemade desserts!!! Chocolate Hot Fudge Cake and Bee Sting Cakes are to die for! This is our...More

Thank CAVmom1-71
Reviewed July 29, 2015

Our entrees, broiled and fried haddock, were very good. Sides were not good. Not that it was poorly prepared, but the recipe the chef used on the coleslaw gave it a pink color that we found unappetizing, then the flavor was unappetizing, too. The entree...More

Thank kaykyserkenny
Reviewed July 28, 2015

Thousands of people drive by the Filling Station every day without ever knowing its there and stopping.....there is their loss! If you are looking for a great mom and pop place in LaVale with great homemade food, this is the place to go. Step away...More

1  Thank Robby M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 927 National Hwy, Right next to EZ Money, LaVale, MD 21502-7363
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  LaVale
  • Phone Number: +1 301-876-4725
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