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The Viking

203 W Lincoln Ave, Fergus Falls, MN 56537-2124
+1 218-736-6660
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“hash browns” (9 reviews)
“omelet” (6 reviews)
“meatloaf” (2 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner
203 W Lincoln Ave, Fergus Falls, MN 56537-2124
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stop and eat here a few times a month. They have noon specials along with a full menu plus a smorgasbord. They have burgers that have been named after patrons and an owner. There is something for everyone. On this day I shall have...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of my favorite area cafes for breakfast. Great homemade hash browns and prompt friendly service. Endless coffee!

Thank sandcrabMn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Favorites are the biscuits and gravy, or one of their large omelets! Anything you choice will be great. Come Enjoy the classic dinner feel with great food.

Thank Nichole H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A server at another restaurant recommended we go to the Viking for breakfast. We did, and the food was fantastic. We had great service and would certainly go back again.

Thank Charthe1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Eat dinner there 1 night as part of a mid-west trip. I picked this restaurant as looking for some mom and pop places that were budget in nature. The restaurant has some unique items hanging on the walls. I got a turkey special which included...More

Thank jeff77664
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

5 of 7 of us had the special burger basket of the day. It was called the "Lucky Burger". It was a 1/4 lb burger filled with chopped olives and was served with pickles and fries. 4.5 out of 5 from me. Everyone else seemed...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Good food and plenty of it!! Almost every time my son comes back to Fergus Falls we try to have breakfast at the Viking Cafe. Always always good food!

Thank Sunlovers830
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Like stepping back 50 years. Doubt this place has changed since World War II. Breakfast is outstanding and incredibly cheap. Waits on weekend. Lunches are good and prices are amazing.

Thank RalphKramden
Reviewed 13 March 2017

If you really want to experience main street Minnesota this is the place. You could close your eyes and hear Garrison Keeler's voice...meals are huge and afterwards..its time to start that diet again...which means its great.

Thank FlyboyTed56
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Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent, friendly, and fast service. Great food, for a great price! Pat the owner is super, helps serve the customers and whatever else is needed. I recommend this down home restaurant to anyone who is anywhere near Fergus Falls!😎

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
05:30 - 19:00
05:30 - 19:00
05:30 - 19:00
05:30 - 19:00
05:30 - 19:00
05:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 W Lincoln Ave, Fergus Falls, MN 56537-2124
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Fergus Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 218-736-6660
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