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Burntside Lodge

2755 Burntside Lodge Rd, Ely, MN 55731-8402
+1 218-365-3894
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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2755 Burntside Lodge Rd, Ely, MN 55731-8402
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was our first visit to this lodge-dining only. What we found was an exceptional classic “up-north” historic resort filled with charm and class. This is a family business and the host/owner was exceptional in her graciousness, the servers attentive and friendly and the chef/daughter’s...More

Thank StevePeggy
Reviewed 9 October 2017

The setting is rustic, but the restaurant is all loveliness and charm - white linen, candles, excellent service. The food is top notch, well prepared and delicious. The best meal in Ely, and should not be missed.

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

If you are in the area, I highly recommend making reservations for dinner here. The staff is lovely. The dining room and bar area has such history, you can almost hear the wonderful times had by those who visited before you ... We had the...More

Thank Kim Y
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This is our 4th year at the lodge. We love the cabin(s), we've stayed in 3 of the 20 some options. The staff are top notch, the grounds well tended and the restaurant stunning. We had ribs, walleye, steak and pork tenderloin. Perfectly prepared each...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here for my 60th birthday while visiting Ely for the Blueberry Festival. What a wonderful restaurant! Our table had a beautiful view of the lake with nice breezes from the wall of windows. We tried the appetizer tasting, and...More

Thank Victoria S
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Burntside Lodge offers a wonderful experience for dinner. It is a treat you should not miss if you are in the Ely area. The food is excellent, from breads and appetizers to main courses and desserts. The wine and beer lists are extensive, with many...More

Thank William W
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This is our second visit to this restaurant. It's a beautiful old building with windows open to the lake and screens on all the windows. Very charming atmosphere. Make a reservation! Try this place when up north! We ordered the chefs choice single plates...awesome! And...More

Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is not the standard Minnesota meat and potatoes venue as it is striving to be a fine dining establishment. The view of the lake and the historic lodge ambiance are delightful. We had very good service but perhaps because we dined on a...More

Thank Margaret P
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We loves the food and the view. Great historical restaurant with excellent food and service Very accommodating and a must stop

Thank CGSD
Reviewed 23 May 2017

On Hwy 88 'around the lake' outside of Ely, this restaurant has exceptional recipes and dessert for its guests and visitors amid their historic lodge and dining room. A great place to take visiting guests to share a 'special' experience in eating.

Thank Cecilia R
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2755 Burntside Lodge Rd, Ely, MN 55731-8402
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Ely
  • Phone Number: +1 218-365-3894
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