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New Scenic Cafe

5461 N Shore Dr, Duluth, MN 55804-2918
+1 218-525-6274
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tuna tacos” (39 reviews)
“blue mussels” (8 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5461 N Shore Dr, Duluth, MN 55804-2918
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Reviewed yesterday

This is not a cheap restaurant. The menu is definitely different. As others have said, unique ingredients but small portions with a high price. They may get some of the ingredients from what they planted on the grounds. Some of the seats do have a...More

Thank garyaverill1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came on Wednesday evening. They have a cute outdoor area you can sit and have a cocktail if you like. I thought the staff was friendly. It's set back from the lake but I thought it was lovely. Not a tourist trap at all....More

Thank LauryJ
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I were told to check out the scenic cafe by a few locals of Duluth. We thought there would be a scenic view but, you can't even see the water from the restaurant. Tourist Trap! The locals said the food was wonderful,...More

Thank Kayla E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great little cafe outside of Duluth. If you are looking for a meal with unique ingredients and awesome taste you are coming to the right place. The group that I dined with and I like to consider ourselves well versed in food and we were...More

Thank kimmysue42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The meal and service were amazing! Amanda was awesome! The view and flowers were so pretty. Couldn’t have improved on it in any way!

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

having heard good things we decided to try out.. I had a Moroccan vegetable soup which was delicious.. the spices made it so flavorful.. my son had the another soup he like too we both had the burgers and fries. was a little disappointed in...More

Thank badger1758
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant for the first time on a nice late springThursday evening and were simply wowed. The dining areas are simple, but the food is special. The wait staff was very attentive and knowledgeable, but the food was the best part. The unique...More

Thank BruceMN
Reviewed 22 April 2018

We always have a good meal here. Supper for two - entrees with an app and a dessert - runs about $100. It's pricey, but the food is very good, and worth it on special occasions. Some unusual/uncommon dishes and flavor combinations; if you are...More

Thank EJ414
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

If your in the Duluth area give this cafe a try. My wife took me here for my birthday. We had excellent service from Jolene. The rack of lamb was delicious along with the steamed mussels and the house made lemonade. I highly recommend the...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We ate at the New Scenic Cafe on our trip up the North Shore. The food was amazing and the waitress was very friendly. The setting is very relaxing. We had the Asparagus Galette, which melted in your mouth, the Flank Steak sandwich and the...More

Thank choc1243656
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Questions & Answers
27 April 2017|
Response from cbc1234567 | Reviewed this property |
It is open from late morn to about 9 at night. Call them. You are close by.
27 April 2017|
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Response from veronicachloe | Reviewed this property |
11am to 9 pm but weekend hours are a tad bit different,u would call because it could change due to winter verse summer
22 July 2016|
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Response from Julie Ann D | Reviewed this property |
I believe so, but best to call them. They have a nice outdoor area and most restaurants in Duluth that have an outdoor eating area are pet friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5461 N Shore Dr, Duluth, MN 55804-2918
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth
  • Phone Number: +1 218-525-6274
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