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The Rustic Inn Cafe

2773 Highway 61, Two Harbors, MN 55616-2002
+1 218-834-2488
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“meatloaf” (76 reviews)
“wild rice” (69 reviews)
“pie” (330 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2773 Highway 61, Two Harbors, MN 55616-2002
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Loved! Downtown Minneapolis quAlity food in the North Shore! Our server was total north shore but gave great service and very kind. She made dinner personal. One of my favorite restaurants ever. GreAt options for gluten free! A most try!

Thank Molly W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Rustic Inn is a casual restaurant with good food and pie. For lunch I had the wild rice meatloaf. It was rich and savory with enough gravy and potatoes. The rice is a filler in the meatloaf which gives the dish a good texture. For...More

Thank carlinda6665
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped for lunch after doing some hiking. The line to get a table was long but we enjoyed browsing the gift shop. Our food was good; club sandwich and reuben sandwich with onion rings. Service was prompt and friendly. Atmosphere inside was nice and...More

Thank snlukes
Reviewed 5 days ago

We wanted to see for ourselves what all the hype and hysteria over this place was all about. Admittedly, we did stop by on a Friday afternoon after a nice tour of the North Shore during "see the colors" time of year. We were on...More

Thank snokat
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I ordered the "Hot Roast Beef Sandwich" with mashed potatoes and gravy. It was a huge plate and was the greatest meal I've ever had!!

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Ate breakfast here after hiking a section of the SHT, excellent food, great coffee cake, pies looked awesome, just well-made comfort food. Decent gift shop attached as well.

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For many years I've searched for the perfect hot beef sandwich and now I'm happy to report that I found it at The Rustic Inn!!! Real mashed potatoes, real slices of tender roast beef (not that crappy sliced deli meat!) and delicious gravy...all homemade. Perfection...More

Thank rbpous
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The salmon sandwich was very good and highly recommended if you like fish. Our onion rings were saggy and I was disappointed with my shrimp scampi . I thought it will be in a spaghetti noodles that way it can absorb most of the sauce...More

1  Thank Ruby A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Title says it all. Sandwiches were good around the table were all good, so I'm assuming the food is dependably good. The pies shine.

Thank Al H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for breakfast here twice on a recent visit to the north shore. Service was great; warm, friendly atmosphere. All our meals were delicious.

Thank Marble501
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14 August 2016|
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Response from Brandy F | Reviewed this property |
No body was in the gift shop for any information.
David W
28 April 2016|
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Response from markmywordz | Reviewed this property |
The group would easily fit in the restaurant but it would probably be helpful to make sure the restaurant knows you are coming in advance and it probably would be great if you didn't pick a peak time of day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2773 Highway 61, Two Harbors, MN 55616-2002
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Two Harbors
  • Phone Number: +1 218-834-2488
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