We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Black Bear Lodge and Saloon

14819 Edgewood Dr, Baxter, MN 56425-8455
+1 218-828-8400
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“black beans” (16 reviews)
“prime rib” (10 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14819 Edgewood Dr, Baxter, MN 56425-8455
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (152)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 152 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Great slection and very good food. The cost is higher but well worth it. You get amazing service, a great product and very pleasent dining experience. If you want the a high end dining experience while at the cabin this is the place.

Thank Briand1163
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We chose this restaurant as it was open later than other choices. We had been doing things and it was a little after 9pm and this was open. The restaurant was closed but the bar area was available. Great service and pretty good food. We...More

Thank chsail
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Not a lot of parking and the chairs are very uncomfortable. If you are looking for an exceptional Sunday brunch, this is it, but it is spendy...but, for the huge selection of food, it’s worth it if you come hungry!

Thank GrannyJules218
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Good, basic brunch bout OUTSTANDING homemade freezer jam made by our server made it special. Got the basic eggs, meat, potatoes breakfast...what a pile of crispy bacon, but potatoes were past their prime. Don’t think anybody at our table ate them. Eggs done eggsactly as...More

Thank traveljulie13
Reviewed 5 April 2018

We had Easter brunch reservations at 12:30 but weren't seated until 1:15. In the meantime, we saw at least one family (who told us they didn't make a reservation) get seated before us. When the hostess came to get us she didn't even take us...More

1  Thank L0veMyWife
Reviewed 1 March 2018

We dined as a group of 8 on a Sunday night and it took forever to get our food. Orders were mixed up, and sides left out for some people. The food was at best average. I tried the walleye with almonds, but there was...More

Thank 967lynn
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Stopped for lunch with family. The "up north atmosphere" could use a little updating and cleaning. The prices were a little high ~ Had soup and sandwich special and though the portions were good size, the flavor was just not good ~ tasted like something...More

Thank Sherri T
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

This place was so great, we stopped 3 times while on vacation! On the first visit, I had a club sandwich on a gluten free bun... best bun I’ve ever had! The veggies alongside it were delicious and flavorful. Boyfriend had liver and veggies and...More

Thank B926
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We sat in the bar area and had great service. My husband and son ordered the build your own burger special. Plenty of different toppings available. I had the pasta and would order that again. We will return here.

Thank KBernath
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

This is my 2nd time working in Baxter. Here for 10 days. I don't get free before 8 PM and the Black Bear is open till 10. It has a large interior with both tables and booths to include a full bar. The decour is...More

Thank RobboJackson_tn
Nearby HotelsSee all 8 hotels in Baxter
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Baxter, MN
391 reviews
.37 km away
Comfort Suites Rapid River Lodge
119 reviews
.41 km away
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Baxter Brainerd Area
287 reviews
.61 km away
Super 8 by Wyndham Baxter/Brainerd Area
310 reviews
.82 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Christmas Point Wild Rice Company
105 reviews
.09 km away
Boomer Pizza
88 reviews
1.33 km away
Prairie Bay Grill
236 reviews
.47 km away
Nearby Attractions
Jack Pine Brewery
49 reviews
2.55 km away
Three Bear Waterpark & Craguns Laser Tag
12 reviews
1.51 km away
Roundhouse Brewery
28 reviews
4.59 km away
Brainerd International Raceway
37 reviews
6.72 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Black Bear Lodge and Saloon staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14819 Edgewood Dr, Baxter, MN 56425-8455
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Baxter
  • Phone Number: +1 218-828-8400
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing