We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Blue Water Cafe

20 W Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5017
+1 218-387-1597
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
7:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Diner, American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
20 W Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5017
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (405)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 405 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband had a great haddock dish which he really enjoyed and was happy he had leftovers. My fish wrap was delicious also. We tried to come for breakfast the next day but it was packed!

Thank KittSt_Paul_MN
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very busy and well established cafe. Service was prompt as was our order. Great customer base and due to that, there’s a minimal wait during the breakfast hours in the morning. Nice menu selection and they serve breakfast all day long. Very impressed with our...More

Thank 97randyp
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great place for a big breakfast before starting a wilderness camping trip. I recommend the omelets and biscuits and gravy. Large portions, good flavor. Coffee hot. It took quite awhile to get our food to the point we wanted to ask to check on it....More

Thank HopheadWI
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything here was awesome! It’s a small diner and is usually bustling with activity which we welcomed after a short hike on the North Shore. We ordered an omelette, a blueberry pancake (the pancake was packed with blueberry!) and eggs, potatoes and bacon. Everything was...More

Thank Ruby V
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food and atmosphere was just average midwestern small town cafe fare. The staff was very friendly and I enjoyed reading all the information about Lake Superior.

Thank Sergeant56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our choice ( and it seems like the locals choice too) for breakfast!! Great choice of entrees and great service! Their Walleye and eggs breakfast combo will make you waddle out when you're done. Very tasty and very filling. We couldn't resist adding...More

Thank 378chesterd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us had lunch. The service was good, the food was unremarkable. I had a turkey sandwich and it was real roasted turkey and not deli style so it might have been really good, but it was pretty dry. My companions were equally underwhelmed...More

Thank shs1058
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dont pass up the Sunday Turkey dinner...excellent! Only problem was no room left for pie. Town wasbusybut we got a table right away and loved the meal.

Thank carol a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in very early one morning road trip lookig for a cooked breakfast. A lot of locals here, staff and wait people were friendly Breakfast was breakfast. Nothing particularly noteworthy, and we got our cooked breakfast rather than road food or minimart junk.

1  Thank OldTimer33592
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enroute to Thunder Bay Ontario we breakfasted in this friendly coffee shop. Small room, a bit cozy. Photos and art on the walls; wall sized mural of western Lake Superior and the towns on the way and with a neat stylized tree! Good food with...More

Thank cooley25
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
World's Best Donuts
837 reviews
.11 km away
Harbor House Grille
639 reviews
.36 km away
Crooked Spoon Cafe
574 reviews
.05 km away
Voyageur Brewing Company
240 reviews
.22 km away
Nearby Attractions
Sivertson Gallery
147 reviews
.04 km away
Grand Marais Lighthouse
60 reviews
.46 km away
Pincushion Mountain Trail System
50 reviews
.99 km away
Grand Marais Art Colony
32 reviews
.35 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Blue Water Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$19
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 W Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5017
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Grand Marais
  • Phone Number: +1 218-387-1597
Description
Family friendly cafe where the locals go! It's "The Meeting Place In Grand Marais". We serve breakfast all day.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing