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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%
Travellers talk about
“smoked fish” (142 reviews)
“cajun finn” (81 reviews)
“pastrami” (37 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, International, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
394 S Lake Ave, Suite 106, Duluth, MN 55802-2325
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place has the best deli sandwiches in Duluth/Superior. They cure and smoke all of the meat used on the sandwiches. Added bonus is they have fantastic smoked fish and meats- I always get a pound of the Buffalo Pastrami to go when there plus...More

Thank Todd P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stop in every time I'm in Duluth. Had the smoked whitefish basket. So simple but oh so good. Love this place.

Thank Grant L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Northern Waters Smokehaus Northern Waters Smokehaus is located on the main floor of the Dewitt-Seitz building in Canal Park. The business started in 2001. When they started, their space was very tiny, and they were smoking one fish at a time, and now they have...More

Thank 8thgradeclass
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So much more convenient since they added the drive through. A few years ago, when I called, they declined to take my order and cc over the phone. I was warned I needed to stand in line “like everyone else”. So, my foresight in knowing...More

Thank J M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I did a mail order of some smoked fish and meat for delivery to Tofte. It arrived on time and was as good as is in the store. The pork loin is really good, the Cajun salmon is unreal. Thanks for your...More

Thank Woody_Cold_Water
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We stop here every time we visit & get smoked salmon to go. I also get a Cajun Finn sandwich for the next day’s lunch. Delicious!

Thank Fam4ohb
Reviewed 13 January 2018

You can get a sandwich anywhere . . . you can get a good sandwich at many places, but you can get many fabulous sandwiches at Northern Waters! They really focus on using great ingredients, but the magic comes in great combinations using just the...More

Thank 9NotHappy
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Awesome little place. Came here because of Diners and Dives, and was not disappointed. I had the cajun finn and it was one of the best sandwiches I've had in a long time. The cajun smoked salmon was amazingly fresh. Highly recommend it. My girlfriend...More

Thank WarrenMoonjr
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Talk about a pleasant little gem of a place... not too big, maybe only 10 seats but the freshness and food prep was on a whole other level. The meats, cheeses and breads were amazing and the crew working was very kind and warm. This...More

Thank mgrajeda74
Reviewed 9 December 2017

We try to stop here while we are in Duluth because it is sooo good. This is a deli style restaurant with limited seating. Everything to go is wrapped in butcher paper or a little box. Think unique sandwiches made to order. Obviously smoked fish...More

Thank SunnyDay1
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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
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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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