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Sherwood Forest

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Gastropub, American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
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8789 Interlachen Rd, Nisswa, MN 56468-8701
+1 218-963-6261
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Wednesday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 16:00
Thu 16:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was so impressed. You walk in and are immediately struck by the cozy ambiance. The bar tables sit upon tree trunks fashioned as if a beaver chewed them. Massive logs intended for the Duluth Pier (purchased for $1 and brought by railway) line the ceiling. And the fireplace - assembled with stones from a nearby brook - is the... More 

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Thank GNeeB
Ocala, FL
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a superb special dinner here for Valentines Day! Walleye stuffed with shrimp and crab. Appetizer was a huge shared platter. It included sushi, sashimi, oysters, and chicken wontons. Great wine and beer selection too. A new favorite!

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Thank WeezOcala
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sherwood Forest is our go to place for excellent dining! They have fantastic food and outstanding service. They are even able to accommodate one of my family members who is gluten and dairy free, and the meal is still edible! I would eat here everyday if I could.

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Thank Rex R
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We make it a point to eat at Sherwood Forrest for lunch each time we visit the Nisswa area. From the decor to the food, they hit on all cylinders. Do make it a point to have their mini-doughnut platter. So yummy! Great to have such a skilled chef here in the Nisswa/Baxter area. Give them a try.

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Thank Frances E
Grand Forks, North Dakota
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Used to be our favorite, but new ownership offers extremely poor service-almost like they're doing you a favor seating you. We found the food to now be mediocre-so disappointing! But... for their high prices, several much preferred restaurants to visit.

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Thank Citygals
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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44 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

We enjoyed our visit to this fine restaurant for Mother's Day and were pleased with the food and service

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Thank MVL82837
Apollo Beach, Florida
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Great bargains on Sunday for after church diners! We experienced great service inside this beautiful place.

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Thank Zeewondeful
New Brighton, Minnesota
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101 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We've been here in summer when the ideal is eating on the terrace and in fall eating inside and love it both ways. This is a romantic place with absolutely beautiful sunsets, rustic decor and wonderful food. We've like every meal we got, always had friendly service and love the mini-donut dessert plate! Who doesn't love mini-donuts and these are... More 

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Thank Pat C
Minneapolis
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157 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Not as fancy as it once was but still a great place to sit with your honey and have a good meal and a drink.

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Thank drdayoff
Ames, Iowa
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206 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

$3 burgers, beers, and bloodies. Four of us paid less than $10 apiece for a burger and drinks. And the burgers were very good!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Gastropub, American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 16:00
Thursday
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8789 Interlachen Rd, Nisswa, MN 56468-8701
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Nisswa
  • Phone Number: +1 218-963-6261

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?