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Northwoods Family Grille

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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#6 Shopping Center, 6 Shopping Center, Silver Bay, MN 55614
+1 218-353-6060
07:00 - 20:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Found this restaurant online. Excellent ribs and the Maple Bacon burger was the best burger we have ever had. They serve local brews and prices are good value. Just off 61, it is worth the short jaunt up the hill to silver bay. If you are up the shore this far try it out you won't be sorry!

Thank Kristie K
Duluth, Minnesota
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46 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have only eaten breakfast at this restaurant, but I have eaten breakfast here about 5 times! The food is fantastic! They have a smoked salmon caprice omelet that I have gotten a few times for breakfast and it is amazing!

Thank joh07940
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is so cozy and the perfect spot to share a meal with friends. We came in after our snowshoe walk and were going to order to go since it was so close to closing time. Our server invited us to stay and dine in. She was friendly and fast. She had awesome recommendations and the food was excellent.... More 

Thank Amy C
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During my visit to Silver Bay, I was referred to Northwoods. The service was top notch! My waitress made sure I was all set. The food was soooo good. Like my grandmother made it! I WILL be back!

Thank mejmorin
Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had dinner tonight. Four of us, two chose omelettes and two the BBQ ribs. So impressed with the flavor, quality and quantity of everything and excellent service! Delicious chili cheese omelette, ham and cheese omelette, perfect hash browns. Smoky fall off the bone tender meaty BBQ ribs and spicy seasoned fries. Some of the best beer cheese soup and bread... More 

Thank Jerry L
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you want a good burger, a good salad, good breakfast food, this is the place. The Maple Bacon Bourbon Burger is to die for. I usually can't get past that item on the menu except if I am there for breakfast, and their omelets are delicious!

Thank mf122014
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

The Northwoods' Family Grille served food far above my expectations. I had a GLUTEN FREE grilled cheese with a cup of chili and my mother ate a maple bacon bourbon burger with seasoned fries (both very tasty). I was very impressed with the gluten free options of bread and a bun. Also the chili was surprisingly gluten free. The atmosphere... More 

Thank acadiajean
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

My only regret is that we came for breakfast. After seeing all the awards, I really wanted to try a burger! Ah, well, I had an amazing chili omelette that received the works upon request; jalapenos, green onions, extra cheese... I was full and happy in no time! I joined my husband and a friend who had been camping in... More 

Thank Trish S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

All I have to say is....Breakfast All DAY! So awesome. The eggs, pancakes and sausage were yummy!! I definitely recommend this restaurant. It is great for families.

Thank compgal
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Had the bourbon bacon burger and loved every bite. They know what they are doing in that kitchen, compliments to the chef.

Thank Jake H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: #6 Shopping Center, 6 Shopping Center, Silver Bay, MN 55614
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Silver Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 218-353-6060

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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?