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Acqua Restaurant & Wine Bar

4453 Lake Ave S, White Bear Lake, MN 55110-3453
+1 651-407-7317
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scallops” (19 reviews)
“ossobuco” (6 reviews)
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
Gluten Free Options
4453 Lake Ave S, White Bear Lake, MN 55110-3453
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful night of dining at Acqua. We started with the Scallops and Brussel Sprouts. I had the Mushroom soup and the Beef Tenderloin has my main course. We finished our meal with Chocolate Souffle Cake. All of our food was amazing. The...More

Thank caramoviegirl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As usual the food was excellent and it's heat to sit by the water and catch the breeze off white bear lake

Thank rkeith2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was an amazing meal. The best steak I have ever eaten. I️t literally melted in my mouth. Highly recommend stopping here for a nice dinner by the water.

Thank BHearts5805
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Celebrated birthday here. The overall ambiance and food of this place is great. The staff was friendly and all went smoothly until we ordered dessert. Not only did it take 40 minutes for the dessert to arrive, when I asked the waitress about the long...More

Thank 542bernadettew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a place we go for special things. The food is always great! This is upscale dining for us. Ambiance is nice, too.

Thank Robbies6
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Where do I start. 50th Birthday dinner Disappointment. Angry I cancelled my reservations at Manny's and went here. Our service was terrible, she was clearly too busy to attend to us. Cold soup, cold steak, cold lobsters tails and cold butter. Not sure how long...More

1  Thank Ali C
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Acqua is one location I make sure i take all my out of town guests to for an excellent meal. And they never disappoint. The staff customer service and freindliness can't be beat. The regular menu and the specials always make it difficult to chose...More

Thank CKS2travel
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The food was lovely but the prices were higher for small portions. I paid $20.00 for a scallop appetizer and there was only 2 scallops. Kind of hard to share and though it was good, it didn't warrant the price tag. I also had the...More

Thank mntravelers5
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Food was served called, scallops were not fully cooked. Tuna with blue chips, rather odd and rather tasteless. Disappointed

Thank Debra M
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This place is a great find. It may be small, but the menu is a really good selection of dishes for dinner. My wife got the Scallops, which were cooked perfectly. I got the Pork Tenderloin, which was cooked exactly the way it should be....More

Thank Turbocouch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 24
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4453 Lake Ave S, White Bear Lake, MN 55110-3453
    (Highway 61 and Highway 96)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  White Bear Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 651-407-7317
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Acqua is comfortably located on the Western shore of White Bear Lake and offers seating in four relaxed dining rooms, two sheltered decks overlooking the marina, a spacious lakeside patio and cozy bar. The menu is Italian driven and Acqua Restaurant always strives to source out the highest quality local ingredients. The restaurant focuses on maintaining a warm, clean and comfortable atmosphere while offering knowledgeable and attentive service that cares.
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