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.

Whitey's Cafe

121 Demers Ave, East Grand Forks, MN 56721-1811
+1 218-773-1831
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“walleye” (9 reviews)
“nachos” (7 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
121 Demers Ave, East Grand Forks, MN 56721-1811
Write a Review
Reviews (101)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 101 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I ate here with some friends recently. The food was good, nothing spectacular about it. The staff was decent, seemed a little slow, but it happens.

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

For a quiet great atmosphere and great dining, you will be impressed ! Friendly people, great service, your meals done to perfection !! You will definitely enjoy your dining !

Thank jjlove1971
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

The service was pretty good. Came around often to see what we needed and to refill our drinks. I started with the poutine. The gravy was awesome...well it was all delicious. I had the riverboat. I think I didn't make a sound eating it. A...More

Thank shaner51
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Good food.. had everything nachos - they were heaped up nice and high. lots of beers to choose from, excellent location next to river front, beautiful bridge, kitty corner from Cabala's and across the street from multiplex theater. TONS of parking. prices fine. Although I...More

Thank steveokg5
Reviewed 11 April 2017

It had been quite a while since we had eaten here... few years.... First we decided to sit on the patio since it was a beautiful day and have a cocktail. After our friends showed up we decided to eat our supper there too because...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I think people should eat there more and support it I love there food and it is a good restaurant in egf reccomnd when you are in town go get it some food there 😁

Thank kasenr
Reviewed 24 March 2017

The Walleye & draft beer were excellent. We had a Birthday party here & the staff did an excellent job. Everyone from the Birthday boy to Great Grandma were pleased!

Thank Dave F
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I most always order a club sandwich wherever I go. This was an amazing sandwich!! Very tasty and filling. Whiteys is the place for light lunch.

Thank Famous2
Reviewed 15 January 2017

My wife and I went there on a Sunday night and it was packed to the brim. They were short staffed but they were still able to keep up. Food was amazing and the staff was very friendly even while they were extremely busy. Large...More

Thank byram006
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

I ate at Whitey's with a friend when I was in town for business. I will say that on a Tuesday night it was very slow, but regardless the service was prompt and very friendly. The food was phenomenal! I highly recommend this establishment both...More

Thank Jon O
Nearby Restaurants
Blue Moose Bar & Grill
387 reviews
.10 km away
The Toasted Frog
321 reviews
.42 km away
Rhombus Guys
331 reviews
.49 km away
Nearby Attractions
Boardwalk Bar & Grill
5 reviews
.05 km away
Flood Memorial Monument
56 reviews
.41 km away
Fire Hall Theatre
9 reviews
.61 km away
Memorial Park
8 reviews
.41 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Whitey's Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 Demers Ave, East Grand Forks, MN 56721-1811
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  East Grand Forks
  • Phone Number: +1 218-773-1831
  • E-mail
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