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Lutsen Scandinavian Resort Dining

Hwy. 61, Lutsen, MN 55612
+1 800-258-8736
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“walleye” (16 reviews)
“risotto” (4 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hwy. 61, Lutsen, MN 55612
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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We weren't staying at Lutsen Resort, but heard the food was good and was a nice setting with white table clothes and good lake views. We were early for dinner, so grabbed a drink in the lounge bar and enjoyed it in the hotel lobby...More

Thank NorthernExpat
LutsenOnSuperior, Public Relations Manager at Lutsen Scandinavian Resort Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Thank you for your comments. We're happy that you enjoyed dining with us! The crusted walleye is a favorite among our guests.

Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is very historical building. The restaurant has excellent food and the service is great. The dining room is beautiful with views of Lake Superior. It is a little higher priced but well worth the money. A wonderful dining experience.

Thank Diane E
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This lakeside dining room in the vintage lodge (that is the oldest resort in Minnesota) has spectacular views exceeded only by the quality of their food. The chef combines culinary excellence rarely found in out-state dining, supporting locally grown ingredients and an amazing combination of...More

1  Thank RANDY V
LutsenOnSuperior, Public Relations Manager at Lutsen Scandinavian Resort Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2016

Thank you. We are very pleased that you enjoyed yourself at our dining room.

Reviewed 18 September 2016

Three other women and I were on a hiking trip along Minnesota's North Shore, and on our last night, we decided to try the Lutsen Resort Restaurant. We were all a bit footsore and weary, and it was very pleasant to be waited on in...More

Thank younghighschool
LutsenOnSuperior, Public Relations Manager at Lutsen Scandinavian Resort Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2016

Thank you for your comments! The walleye is definitely a favorite with our guests. Thank you for stopping by.

Reviewed 9 September 2016

Had a tasty, fairly varied early morning breakfast with my daughter and her family..good view of the lake as well as other lake front activities..service was delivered with a smile..all questions answered to satisfaction..immensely enjoyed the fruits and pastries..dining area was comfortable and aesthetically pleasing..my18...More

Thank glendjoachim
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We'd spent the day in the spa and then swam in the pool and hot tub and enjoyed the beautiful surroundings as we read and relaxed. Then we stopped in for a late lunch at the Resort's Lakeside Dining Room. We were pleasantly surprised by...More

Thank MollyAW1234
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We did not expect top-quality dining, after our experience with resort food in other places. But Lutsen's dining room is as good as it gets on the North Shore. I had the stuffed pork tenderloin, which was spicy and tender. Everyone else had the potato-breaded...More

Thank scribbler1961mn
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We enjoyed a very nice dining experience. We were seated by a pleasant hostess, and served by a terrific waitress, Sine. My wife went with the pork tenderloin and I enjoyed a grilled halibut. Both were wonderfully prepared. Great salad and bread started us out....More

Thank Cattleman007
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

I always go for a breakfast buffet, but looked at this one before ordering and wasn't impressed. The a la carte options I ordered off the menu were very good. Eggs cooked to order. My companion got the buffet and was disappointed.

Reviewed 27 June 2016

We've been customers of Lutsen for over 40 years. How disappointing to stop for lunch and be served the worst meal we've had anywhere. My husband had the prime rib sandwich which tasted 'off.' It was. He was sick the next day. My hamburger was...More

Thank cgordon0299
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
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11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy. 61, Lutsen, MN 55612
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Lutsen
  • Phone Number: +1 800-258-8736
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