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JJ Astor Restaurant & Lounge

505 W Superior St, 16th Floor, Duluth, MN 55802-1513
+1 218-727-8439
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Opens in 24 min
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
505 W Superior St, 16th Floor, Duluth, MN 55802-1513
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We made reservations for 545 and was a good thing we did. For busy. No dress code per say. We started at 62 degrees and ate our way around the city sorta speak. The place revolves 360 every hour. The view was magnificent. City was...More

Thank trooper198
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Go for the view. Food is overpriced and average at best; gloppy fettuccine, dry salmon. Diner-level staff are a bit clueless. Nice ambiance.

Thank L H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for drinks and appetizers. The view is the best in town. Our server, Lincoln was very knowledgeable about the surroundings, and gave us great recommendations on cocktails. Everything was a pure delight.

1  Thank Heather M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were at a Church Conference up in Duluth for a long weekend. We decided we wanted to have a neat dinner, just the two of us. The JJ Astor is on the top (about 15 floors) of the Radisson hotel. The unique feature is...More

1  Thank James B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch at the top of the Radisson Hotel in Duluth. The view is great but the lunch was not very good. This use to be a special place to have lunch or dinner but it has lost it's special touch. We did not...More

Thank Jim1932D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's an interesting experience, rotating around the city. Nice twilight views while we were there. I had the Walleye, it was fantastic. They were able to accomodate my dietary needs perfectly. If you get motion sickness, you may get a little woozy, but maybe not....More

1  Thank pattycakesmn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrived on a Sunday evening and got seated immediately. Service is good - staff is knowledgeable but the food is overpriced and not worth it. When I was ordering, the first dish was not available due to a key ingredient missing (the lobster, I think),...More

1  Thank 8GlobeTrotter2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate here twice. Once for late night drinks and appetizers and both the crab cakes and beet and bleu salad were tasty and filling. The house reds - cabernet and pinot noir were fine and good value, too. Just sitting and watching the lights of...More

1  Thank Allison K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was staying in Duluth for a two day convention. I decided to try JJ Astor Restaurant for dinner and drinks with a few friends. Even though we did not have a reservation, we were greeted and seated immediately. The rotating panoramic view was absolutely...More

1  Thank Revtigger
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Four our final lunch during our vacation in Duluth, our family went to JJ Astor Restaurant on top of the Radisson hotel downtown. A gently rotating restaurant, during the hour we ate, we had a chance to view all 360 degree views of Duluth...from the...More

1  Thank Jim H
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Jason F
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Response from Richard W | Reviewed this property |
Probably around $100. Not a bad value.
13 November 2016|
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Response from mercer e | Reviewed this property |
The Bar is outstanding as they will adjust your favorite drink to suit you. Bloody Mary's are served with heart of celery.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, View, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 W Superior St, 16th Floor, Duluth, MN 55802-1513
    (Superior St and 5th Ave W)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth
  • Phone Number: +1 218-727-8439
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Welcome to JJ Astor (located on the 16th floor of the Radisson Hotel Duluth), where guests enjoy welcoming service, inspired décor, modern approachability, unparalleled views, and signature dishes. Executive Chef, Ryan Zander, has created a contemporary menu utilizing sustainable produce from local farmers and fresh fish from local fishermen. Whether settling into the oversized armchairs in the lounge, or admiring the view from the inviting sofa style banquettes, the restaurant provides a memorable dining experience for locals and visitors alike.
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