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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” (139 reviews)
“cajun finn” (77 reviews)
“pastrami” (36 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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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Try it and you will soon find out! It is hard to believe that a Sandwich Shop gets the number 1 restaurant rating in Duluth...but after ordering the Cajun Finn, I was wishing I had ordered 2! Our group ordered 2 Cajun Finn sandwiches (smoked...More

Thank KesperK
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Being up in this part of the country next to lake Superior I had to get some smoked fish. This us the place to go. We got the smoked lake trout, a little salty. The black pepper and coriander salmon and the full salmon are...More

Thank trooper198
Reviewed 4 days ago

This will be the second time we've stopped here to pickup some smoked salmon on our way up to the north shore. The last time we picked up some dill crusted smoked salmon and this time it was the cajun smoked salmon. I think the...More

Thank MrHappyTravels
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Two words: Squealy Dan! Do not miss this sandwich with Chorizo. It's worth driving to Duluth for. Having said that. Every sandwich we've ever tried has been beyond delicious. But the Squealy is the one we we keep going back for.

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok, so it's ranked #1 on TA so naturally I had to search it out and try it. It's located in the Dewitt Switzerland marketplace so it didn't jump out at me immediately. People were congregating inside, outside, trying to enter at the exit sign...More

Thank KAFMinnesota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for a place to eat and this was recommended to us by a lot of people. Definitely worth it. The sandwiches were delicious. There were also queues out the shop and down the corridor. The queues of people waiting to eat there...More

Thank Deanna L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found this spot off the highway in the downtown area and were not disappointed. The bread is thick and crusty with wholesome ingredients. We both had the pastrami sandwich and left happily stuffed. My only recommendation would be to share the sandwich as it...More

Thank Ione S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had the smoked salmon bagel. Fresh and delicious. I don't know if they make there own breads, but it sure tasted like it. Always a line, no matter when we go, but they are pretty fast and friendly. They have different kinds of smoked fish....More

Thank 158connie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I liked this place,but it is a fast food type of place, without the food tasting like fast food. I really thought they served some interesting and tasty dishes. However, I am not a big fan of ordering at a counter and then picking it...More

Thank tommyboyks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My sister & I split a smoked salmon salad and the Slammin' Gordon and we are still talking about how good it all tasted! I will ALWAYS stop there for lunch when in Duluth!!

Thank 30phyllisb
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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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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