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Roadside Restaurants

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American, Diner
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306 2nd St NE, Aitkin, MN 56431-1597
+1 218-927-2113
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06:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 21:00
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Aitkin, Minnesota
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really great breakfast. Fresh baked cinnamon rolls. Lunch u have to try hot roast beef sandwitch. Portion large will not level hungry.

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Thank Mikenpat3349
Aitkin, Minnesota
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

They have someone's Grandma doing the cooking because it tastes like eating at your Grandmas House. Wonderful food. It's OK if you aren't dressed up, everyone is welcomed.

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Thank nanapatty407
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

This is a "comfort food" restaurant. Many, many choices on the menu. Friendly staff, quick service, good food. We would definitely go back if in the area again.

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Thank Linda T
Fort Collins, Colorado
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317 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Mid day I ordered breakfast anyway, feeling excited about the hash and eggs. Well, it's canned hash, or tubed, as the waitress called it, but still pretty good. The diners (couple of farmers) next to us had the most enormous plates of hot beef sandwiches with gravy. Huge! Then one guy ordered a salad, too. Yowza. This homestyle diner food... More 

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Thank Cassyt
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We were on our way to a golf trip and stopped for breakfast. We had 12 people and we were able to reserve 2 tables. There was a variety of items ordered. I had a pancake that covered my whole plate. One was way too much. A side of bacon was 4 slices. Others had omelets which they said were... More 

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Carrington, North Dakota
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We love stopping here every time we come through town. The food is good with big portions and the staff is always friendly.

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1 Thank Christy B
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33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We eat at the Roadside whenever we have the opportunity. The service is excellent and the food is delectable. Breakfast is probably their forte with gooey, buttery caramel rolls, omelettes, pancakes... Or order their biscuits and gravy which are sublime. Yum. If you eat their for lunch you will not be disappointed- who doesn't like homemade soup and pie?

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1 Thank Honeysucklemary
Sun City, Arizona
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

First time visitor at the Roadside Restaurant and I'm please that I decided to stop in for breakfast. The service was efficient and friendly on a Sunday morning. Breakfast was served hot and delicious very quickly. Good quality breakfast swiftly!!

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We have visited the Roadside several times while visiting family in Aitkin. Best place in town for great service and good food! Everything from breakfast to pie was really good. Fantastic friendly service. Decent portion sizes and reasonable variety. Wait staff couldn't be nicer!

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Thank twobytwo_11
Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
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40 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Stopped here in the past for breakfasts-which we all thought were pretty good. So, we decided to try it for lunch. Not very good at all! My friend had their Juicy Lucy special assuming there would be just cheese and maybe onions inside. Well, just don't assume I guess. Came loaded with green peppers! Had to pick them all out.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 2nd St NE, Aitkin, MN 56431-1597
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Aitkin
  • Phone Number: +1 218-927-2113

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?