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Cascade Lodge Restaurant

3719 W Highway 61, Lutsen, MN 55612-9534
+1 218-387-2911
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
4 weeks ago
“Tuesday Night 2 for 1 burgers”
20 Feb 2017
“Great food”
Closed Now
All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3719 W Highway 61, Lutsen, MN 55612-9534
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It would appear that this restaurant is known for breakfast. Don't go there for dinner. The worst food we had on the north shore!! Party of 3. Our server was Lucas who was so nervous. He asked us if we would like drinks and when...More

Thank Chupa21
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went there at a busy time so we didn't see much of our server - the salmon burger and BBQ burger were mediocre - live music was great

Thank alikudrle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was not happy with service and food. Served the wrong dish and then when the correct dish was brought out it was such a delay that everyone else had finished eating. We left feeling sad and slimey.

1  Thank deanh6
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was told upon check-in that the restaurant opens at 7:00 a.m. I waited on the porch of the Cascade Lodge until a few minutes after 7:00 before walking over. A man sitting in an SUV opened the door and called out that they weren't...More

Thank Pittsburgh12
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend this local establishment. Breakfast was so derful. Corned beef hash is fresh made and really hits the spot.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So hard to find in the land of craft beers! Food was also really good (onion rings, prime rib, fish and chips), service pretty good (they forgot to bring my husband's salad). I was impressed kids menu also covered breakfast items. There are separate bar...More

Thank Carvertraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Waitress was nice and accommodating. Great fresh fish, you get a lot of food for a great price. Sweet potato fries were excellent.

Thank Brohersh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here because we stayed at the Cascade Lodge and because it was rated #1 in Lutsen. The staff was very friendly and professional. The Walleye was and the prime rib exceptional. The live music was a nice touch. I also liked the option...More

Thank Lindsay R
cascadelodge, Owner at Cascade Lodge Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are assuming that you were here during our extremely busy Memorial Day weekend. We are sorry that the food service was slower than normal. We recently won second place for "speediest service" in a North Shore Restaurant contest, so I assure you that slow...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Cascade Lodge for five days and used the bed breakfast plan. We also ate dinner at this restaurant the last evening. The food is good, plentiful choices, large portions, and flavorable. The pub bar has a good selection of beers. The waitstaff...More

Thank Greg H
cascadelodge, Owner at Cascade Lodge Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for writing an excellent review of our restaurant. We love when people try the Bed and Breakfast plan as it provides a great start to each day and you avoid cooking on your well deserved vacation! Maureen O'Phelan, Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm not saying this is a 5 star restaurant but compared to the other options around this is my top pick so it's get a 5. The food is really good and reasonably priced. It is also much nicer on the inside than I thought...More

1  Thank manmountain13
cascadelodge, Owner at Cascade Lodge Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your excellent review. We work very hard at serving the best hand crafted meals around at a price point that is affordable for people on a budget or for a family. We appreciate your comments very much. Michael and Maureen O'Phelan,...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you have a Thanksgiving Buffet? What is the buffet menu, the times available, and finally the price of the buffet?
16 November 2016|
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Response from cascadelodge | Property representative |
Hello, We are not used to getting questions via Trip Advisor and don't check it very often thus, the delay. We are serving a plated Thanksgiving dinner--not a buffet. It is $14.95. We strongly recommend reservations and... More
Chris K
Menu for dinner tonight
18 July 2015|
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Response from Mark M | Reviewed this property |
We didn't have any problem finding something we wanted. Ate there 2 times a day for 3 days and found everything very good and a big variety
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3719 W Highway 61, Lutsen, MN 55612-9534
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Lutsen
  • Phone Number: +1 218-387-2911
  • E-mail
Award winning serving breakfast until 2pm, lunch from 11-close and dinner from 4-C. Handcrafted meals, vegetarian options, fresh fish seasonally. Happy hour 3-6 pm with half price appetizers and drink specials from our full bar. Pub and Restaurant open daily except for Christmas day.
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