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Bonfire Wood Fire Cooking - Eagan

1555 Cliff Rd, Eagan, MN 55122-2534
+1 651-452-0200
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1555 Cliff Rd, Eagan, MN 55122-2534
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sad this company has been sold again, and this new group won't even attempt to work with patrons that have supported the restaurants since day 1 of existence. We have spent thousands upon thousand of dollars with this chain, year after year...not, even to receive...More

Thank mikelavelle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an average meal. None of the food was bad, and it was all cooked correctly. The Popper Burger was not spicy (from a 13 year old), and the steak medallions dinner had an interesting flavor combination (Asian greens and a cognac sauce on...More

Thank Thelabby5
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Great food, friendly wait staff. Our server Molly was the best I've experienced in a long time. My grandson ask her for the recipe for basically vanilla ice cream with caramel sauce topped with Oreo cookies, she took the time to write down for him,...More

Thank Dolly H
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We have been to Bonfire many times and it has had its ups and downs. The current Bonfire has not changed its menu in forever. The usual items are not as good as they have been in the past. I’m hoping for another turn-around.

Thank maskvg
Reviewed 15 May 2018

We used to go at least every other week. In the past six months the service and food has gotten worse and worse. Our final visit was last Friday. We arrived around 5:00 and noticed at least 15 empty tables. We told the hostess there...More

Jennifer R, Guest Relations Manager at Bonfire Wood Fire Cooking - Eagan, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Hello Koldman - We are sorry to hear about your recent experience. We do appreciate your comments and are truly sorry to hear that we did not live up to the standards that we have in place over your recent visits. We are aware of...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This used to be one of my favorite places to go. I went for lunch this month and could not believe how bad the food was. I had about 3 trips there in the past year hoping I just hit an off day and all...More

Thank Diane C
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Worse service we have ever experienced. Reservations at 5pm on New Years EVE, restaurant was only half full, we were seated right away, promptly greeted by the waitress who took our drink orders and when those were delivered she took our meal orders. From there...More

Thank Jim N
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

A private dining area has been added to this restaurant which is a good size area. The staff were all very friendly and helpful. The restaurant is clean and nicely decorated. The menu on Sundays is limited, but includes tasty choices. However, one of group...More

Thank Leonard S
Reviewed 11 October 2017

If your lucky you will get to see the fun dueling pianos, but I think they finally retired them. I love the warm atmosphere that they have with their decor. The food is average, and it's a typical eagan restaurant/bar. One good thing is that...More

Thank Cami B
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Wife and i shared the french dip and they split so we each had are own plate. They even made different fries which they did not have to do. They went out of the way to make us welcome,

Thank kaybob54
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1555 Cliff Rd, Eagan, MN 55122-2534 (Formerly Bonfire Wood Fire Cooking)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Eagan
  • Phone Number: +1 651-452-0200
Axel’s Bonfire, commonly known as Bonfire, features real wood-fired cooking giving the food its rich and distinctive grilled flavor. The relaxed, inviting atmosphere is a perfect backdrop for festive, flavorful American cuisine with a unique Southwest flair. Focusing on quality and freshness, Bonfire prefers to purchase ingredients locally and all food is Trans- fat free and prepared from scratch, including sauces and dressings. The family-friendly restaurant’s signature items include wood-fired pizza, spit-roasted meat, sizzling fajitas, salads, pastas and make-your-own pizzas for kids.
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