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Slippery's Tavern and Restaurant

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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10 Church Ave, Wabasha, MN 55981-1214
+1 651-565-4748
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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51 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016

Atmosphere was good. The TV's play Grumpy Old Men. Oldie but goody. Great view of the river. Food was good. Love the small town feel

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Thank sbond001
Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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269 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2015

Lovely atmosphere, super view over the Mississippi. Nice food - I had a very nicely spiced beef soup. Great service. Featured in the films ‘Grumpy Old Men’ and ‘Grumpier Old Men’

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Thank SussexBloke
Menomonie, Wi
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

We were on our way back from Iowa traveling back to Wisconsin and decided to stop and grab a bite to eat. After reading some of the reviews we settled on Slippery's and went in with an open mind. One review stated that service was slow and to us that was perfect because it would give us time to stretch... More 

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Nelson, Wisconsin
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47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2015

Food only fair on any of our visits. Service and atmosphere not great. Only real draw is the view of the Mississippi River. Much of seating indoors is cheap plastic lawn furniture.

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Thank Michelle J
Tomahawk, Wisconsin
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015

Stopped for dinner during our stay here. It was toward the end of their season, so no tap beer. Waitress was VERY good and made sure we were taken care of. My husband had the baked chicken special and I had poblano chicken sandwich with baked beans as a side. I was pleasantly surprised how great the food was. The... More 

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Thank Mary B
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Great food! We sat at the bar aesthete was immediate seating. They list gluten free options on the menu. Great prices. Lots of good energy.

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Thank bonnie w
Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
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138 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

We stopped here during our tour of Wabasha, which we found to be a very charming little town. This was at the end of the River Walk and we needed something to drink. We went in for a beer and sat at the bar. Usually bar tenders are friendly with a smile on their face, but this woman didn't even... More 

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Thank nancy4833
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

The food has always been delicious! Cool and unique atmosphere. Love that it's on the river. Beautiful view and easy walk to the eagle center and other cool spots!

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Thank Sam M
St.Paul, Minnesota
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945 reviews
547 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 403 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

Stopped here on a beautiful fall weekend day for an early dinner. It was packed! Views are spectacular. The Mississippi literally is immediately outside a small walkway & the outside wall. Very mixed crowd - bikers, classic car buffs and "just plain folks" - people got along well. Food pretty good - wait people tried very hard to keep up... More 

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Detroit LAkes
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Great food and a fun yet relaxing atmosphere. There are TVs for the sport enthusiasts too. Our waitress was attentive and pleasant.

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Thank Holly B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Church Ave, Wabasha, MN 55981-1214
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Wabasha
  • Phone Number: +1 651-565-4748

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