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Sunshine Depot

701 Main St, Elk River, MN 55330-1504
+1 763-441-1371
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible16%
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“burger” (4 reviews)
“pull tabs” (2 reviews)
“the river” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Italian, Pizza, Pub
$$ - $$$
701 Main St, Elk River, MN 55330-1504
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I love to ride our bikes to Sunshine Depot in the summer. We sit out on the patio overlooking the Mississippi River. They have good pizza and burgers!

Thank M7845QGsusanm
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a bite after a tournament and we were served by an adorable Ashley! Service was great food was great, fries could have been a little more done but still tasty. We had nachos, poppers, grilled chicken salad and a buffalo chicken wrap....More

Thank buggy75
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

This place has been here for a long time. It seems like it's been a local favorite for many generations. Atmosphere is somewhere between dive and homey. The food was great! Our waitress was snippy but provided good service. I had the Rachel Sandwich it...More

Thank curioustravelor2010
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

2 things I recommend. The Walleye sandwich (it's huge) and the pizza. Both very good. Burgers are pretty good too. The drinks are strong. Everything you need in a small town dive bar on the river.

Thank John L
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Outside deck over looks the Mississippi River, can be very busy which slows down service, food is good, no complaints.

Thank IkweWolf
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Burgers are terrific, great place to relax. Pull tabs available if you gamble. Service is good but this visit the waitress was slow to check on us. I've usually had decent service.

Thank Chevytrk54
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I was actually extremely disappointed with my visit here. In all fairness, I have not (and probably won't be) back. Service was not good and the food/drinks were disgusting.

Thank Nikki W
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Had Lunch here today,I had the Prime Rib Sandwich,after a short discussion with our Waitress,who recommended it when I brought it up. My Wife had a Denver Sandwich. A very short wait later,we were served,I knew something was different when she set the plates down....More

Thank Kevin O
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Stopped in for lunch and was seated by the windows overlooking the rear patio. Ordered lunch and while waiting noticed bugs, many bugs, a lot of bugs congregating around the window frame. Moved to another table. Last time going there.

Thank Vuurbehang
Reviewed 13 August 2015

This place has the best food around. I can normally win at pull tabs too. Good beverages, nice clientele, servers, and bartenders. Plus they play oldies music!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Italian, Pizza, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
08:30 - 01:00
08:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 Main St, Elk River, MN 55330-1504
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Elk River
  • Phone Number: +1 763-441-1371
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