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Northern Waters Smokehaus

394 S Lake Ave, Suite 106, Duluth, MN 55802-2325
+1 218-724-7307
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“smoked fish” (134 reviews)
“cajun finn” (75 reviews)
“pastrami” (35 reviews)
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American, International, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
394 S Lake Ave, Suite 106, Duluth, MN 55802-2325
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Got the northern and was very good! Rated 4 stars because of seating. Very limited. But food is very good and fresh!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago

I ordered The Phoebe with the maple-smoked turkey and kimchi and it was fantastic, especially the bread and turkey. The kimchi was a little overpowering but I just took some of it off. I inhaled it. I was surprised to see when I picked it...More

Thank Barb A
Reviewed 6 days ago

Popular place so expect a long line and may have to wait for a table outside. Sandwiches were large and very good and fresh. I loved the Pastrami Mommy and my husband loved the Reuben. Menu is only on the wall and is a bit...More

Thank VacationTravelerMB
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a wonderful place to eat. It's very different and unique. They specialize in smoked-fish and other meats and offers a sizable menu of gourmet sandwiches.

Thank 3MG1949
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Duluth and just had to see what makes this one of the best places to eat in Duluth. The line was long for a Thursday mid afternoon. We got the special of the day which was only $8 and the food was...More

Thank Lon B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Northern Smokehaus is conveniently located in the DeWitt-Switzerland Building at Canal Park in Duluth, and it's the perfect spot to grab a deli-style sandwich, or maybe some delectable smoked fish and a box of crackers. Makes a great quick snack or lunch, or ingredients for...More

Thank johngC8088SO
Reviewed 1 week ago

The perfect picnic food is all right here in one little shop! Amazing food every time. This place never disappoints!

Thank Heidi L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visit Northern Waters at least once, every time I'm in Duluth which is almost weekly. They have the most amazing sandwiches. The Cajun Finn is my favorite which is what I'm eating in my kayak in the attached picture. I always bring a small...More

Thank BluffBoyMike
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All the reviews are basically true. Fantastic food that's worth the wait. Their bread is awesome and the pork, salami​ and smoked salmon is to die for. We tried 3 different sandwiches.

Thank nate w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered 10 different sandwiches for a family picnic last weekend and were very happy. We used online ordering, all the sammies were labeled with names and everything was exactly as ordered. We were able to pick it up at the time we ordered. The...More

1  Thank debokeefe
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Mariette H
6 August 2016|
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Response from Kelly R | Reviewed this property |
No- it's a tiny, tiny spot and you'll be lucky if you can get a chair inside.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 394 S Lake Ave, Suite 106, Duluth, MN 55802-2325
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth
  • Phone Number: +1 218-724-7307
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