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Lutsen Scandinavian Resort Dining

Hwy. 61, Lutsen, MN 55612
+1 800-258-8736
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“walleye” (15 reviews)
“risotto” (4 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hwy. 61, Lutsen, MN 55612
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

The lake views are wonderful, from what I am reading the food has changed, the menu was not what is shown here and the food was expensive and very disappointing.

Thank Coleen P
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We stopped in for a late dinner in an off-peak season. We were seated immediately without any hassle. This is a grand old resort, and the old lodge is right down on lake superior. Our server Rob, was really friendly and accommodating. We had a...More

Thank Daveptaz
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Traveled here for dining. While there is a lot of history and hard survival to this place, it certainly caught up with the times. The great room has some warmth with the wood paneling and construction and it feels somewhat authentic. Quite different from fake...More

Thank GoeieWitte
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

The meal was top notch. Great wine selection. Seasonal cocktails. Impeccable staff. White table clothes but no stuffy. Ambiance was the icing on the cake. Speaking of cake, don't forget to try the super yummy desserts. Grab a cocktail from the bar and relax in...More

Thank 3deltas
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Great meal with an excellent waiter that shared some history with us. The ambience for our celebration was great.

Thank David M
Reviewed 13 November 2016

The Lutsen Lodge Dining Room is located in the Lutsen Resort Lodge directly on the banks of Lake Superior. Lutsen is located about 250 miles north of Minneapolis on the North Shore of Lake Superior. It is also located about 90 miles north of Duluth,...More

Thank rockyjoe
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We weren't staying at Lutsen Resort, but heard the food was good and was a nice setting with white table clothes and good lake views. We were early for dinner, so grabbed a drink in the lounge bar and enjoyed it in the hotel lobby...More

Thank NorthernExpat
LutsenOnSuperior, Public Relations Manager at Lutsen Scandinavian Resort Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Thank you for your comments. We're happy that you enjoyed dining with us! The crusted walleye is a favorite among our guests.

Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is very historical building. The restaurant has excellent food and the service is great. The dining room is beautiful with views of Lake Superior. It is a little higher priced but well worth the money. A wonderful dining experience.

Thank Diane E
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This lakeside dining room in the vintage lodge (that is the oldest resort in Minnesota) has spectacular views exceeded only by the quality of their food. The chef combines culinary excellence rarely found in out-state dining, supporting locally grown ingredients and an amazing combination of...More

1  Thank RANDY V
LutsenOnSuperior, Public Relations Manager at Lutsen Scandinavian Resort Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2016

Thank you. We are very pleased that you enjoyed yourself at our dining room.

Reviewed 18 September 2016

Three other women and I were on a hiking trip along Minnesota's North Shore, and on our last night, we decided to try the Lutsen Resort Restaurant. We were all a bit footsore and weary, and it was very pleasant to be waited on in...More

Thank younghighschool
LutsenOnSuperior, Public Relations Manager at Lutsen Scandinavian Resort Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2016

Thank you for your comments! The walleye is definitely a favorite with our guests. Thank you for stopping by.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy. 61, Lutsen, MN 55612
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Lutsen
  • Phone Number: +1 800-258-8736
  • E-mail
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