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Blue Water Cafe

20 W Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5017
+1 218-387-1597
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Diner, American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 W Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5017
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We've eaten here several time over the years. The food is OK at best. IThe service is OK at best, I belive they have a hard time finding employees.

Thank Timothy G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing fancy but good food so who needs fancy. Stopped here for Sunday dinner and enjoyed chicken which was really good and the French fries were also yummy. Our waitress Bianca was very sweet and was very attentive.

Thank Jan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner and then breakfast there the following day. None of the food was anything special.They seemed a bit short staffed early in the season. There are better places to eat in town with friendlier staff.

Thank JoniA247
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Turkey sandwich with lingenberries on wild rice/cranberry toast and mushroom and swiss omelet were very. No complaints and the waitress from Romania was very helpful and charming.

Thank TakinLotsaPictures
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not quite what we were hoping for. Food was very expensive for what you got. Food was overcooked. Will not return there

Thank Wendy D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service here and their knowledge of breakfast food is pathetic. They do not know the difference between different ways of cooking eggs.I was excited to see that this restaurant had eggs benedict on the menu, an item that I don't see at all diners....More

Thank djeanie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They were very busy, although wait time wasn't bad. Everything out of the kitchen looked and smelled fabulous. Our waitress was attentive, beautiful, and courteous even with the crowd. Even if you have to wait 15 minutes, it's worth eating here.

Thank adamwaultee
Reviewed 9 May 2018

We had a breakfast of pancakes and bacon. Food was excellent. Pancake was light and fluffy, bacon was cooked to perfection. Has a home town diner feel - complete with locals bantering with the wait staff. We loved it. Nice atmosphere. Waitress was good. We'll...More

Thank Experience78
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Really delicious breakfast and good service. It has the feel of a cafe. Eaten breakfast here many times, but never tried lunch or dinner. Dependably good.

Thank Rpod-lady
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

I ordered the eggs ,pancakes and bacon . The bacon is paper thin and didn’t have much taste. Mediocre at best. Everything else was ok but not great.

Thank Lauri P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$19
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
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 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
Family friendly cafe where the locals go! It's "The Meeting Place In Grand Marais". We serve breakfast all day.
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