We were recommended to eat at the New Scenic Cafe. Hard to find, but now that we did, we will return
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Don't drive past the best restaurant in Northern Minnesota, located along the gorgeous Scenic Drive flanking Lake Superior. Fresh, local, owner-chef-driven cuisine is perfect fortification for whatever lies ahead on your trip to the North Shore.
This place is simply solid. It's what you would expect from a trip up the shore. A slightly eclectic menu with Northshore selections offered. Great pie for desert. Don't expect corporate service here either. Sometimes the host/hostess will be the laziest person on the planet,...More
We had dinner here on a Tuesday night and it was quite busy. The fondue was fun, and the goat cheese pistachio salad was very tasty. I found the cassoulet a little dry. The place was clean and the service pleasant enough, if a little...More
Every year as we 4 friends head to our New Year's Eve week celebration on Lake Superior, we stop at the Scenic Cafe. This year once again our vacation began with a wonderful relaxing lunch of fondu, roasted cauliflower, 4 delicious entrees' and a lovely...More
Anytime we drive 'up nord' we plan our trip around making a stop here. The food has always been fantastic and there are interesting twists on the entrees. Our wait staff was helpful and attentive. Our drinks and entrees arrived in good time. The pie...More
This restaurant never disappoints! We have eaten here many times and at different times of the year. The menu is never quite the same and always features seasonal and/or local ingredients. The prices are somewhat high but I never feel like I haven't gotten my...More
Stopped for a bowl of soup on our way back to Duluth from the North Shore and it was amazing. We wished we were staying closer so we could return for dinner. De-lish!
We stood uncomfortably without a greeting for a bit too long, before being asked to wait, despite several empty tables. I notice all guests were treated the same. I like limited menus, because fewer items mean they're probably going to be good, and these were....More
The New Scenic Cafe is about 7-8 miles out of town along North Shore Drive. It's a simple linear place, every table with a view of Lake Superior. For lunch, the pecan tart salad and the sashimi avocado taco were both light and well thought...More