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.

Lakes Cafe

136 W Main St, Perham, MN 56573-1202
+1 218-346-5920
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (9 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
“hash browns” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Diner
PRICE
$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
136 W Main St, Perham, MN 56573-1202
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (41)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 40 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is a very cozy restaurant with the usual coffee klatch and good food. We had very good breakfast and good atmosphere.

Thank Richard M
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

We love our morning breakfast spot. Good food and nice staff. Just redone a few years ago and looks great.

Thank Judy D
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Great food! They always have a daily special that you can’t go wrong with. Plenty of parking behind the restaurant. Definitely stop there if you are in Perham.

Thank Cummins89
Reviewed September 27, 2017

On a visit to see family in Perham, we went to Lakes Cafe. It's filled with locals and that's always the best place to eat! My breakfast was a 2 egg omelet with bacon, peppers, tomatoes and pepper jack cheese. Hash browns and rye toast....More

Thank Zenergygal
A TripAdvisor Member
91
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

Ten of my golf buddies had breakfast at the Lakes Cafe. The menu is very good and the service was quick and efficient. One unusual item on the breakfast menu was polish sausage. There must be a great number of Polish people in Perham. I...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed July 21, 2017

We usually stop for a delicious breakfast. Have gone in for a burger for lunch and it was super good with lots of fries!

Thank AJM2191
Reviewed April 26, 2017

Stopped in here for lunch this past Sunday after attending the craft show. The four of us all ordered different meals. None of us had any complaints, all our the meals came to our table hot and in quick fashion. Plenty too eat as well.

Thank jackofalltrades001
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

We stopped there for lunch. The food was very good and the place was squeaky clean. Service was excellent and the food came quickly. We ordered burgers and fries. The fries are the best kept secret. Decor is a typical small town main Street Cafe,...More

Thank Bruce K
Reviewed November 14, 2016

We like to stop here when we're on the way to Minneapolis. Downtown Perham is beautiful. It looks like a Norman Rockwell painting. Lakes Café has been recently updated--the décor is very stylish and comfortable. The food is wonderful. We always order the breakfast but...More

Thank Barb A
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Always have had good food, good service and clean atmosphere. Great for both breakfast and lunch. Main street location, easy to find.

Thank Patricia H
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Perham Hotels
GrandStay Hotel & Suites Perham, MN
293 reviews
1.19 km away
Super 8 Perham
175 reviews
1.35 km away
Thumper Pond Resort
184 reviews
18.39 km away
Otter Tail Lake Resort
1 review
21.03 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Brew Ales & Eats
108 reviews
.13 km away
Jin Hu Restaurant
51 reviews
1.18 km away
Gathering Grounds Coffee Shoppe
25 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby Attractions
Brew
12 reviews
.10 km away
New York Mills Regional Cultural Center
8 reviews
17.35 km away
Thumper Pond Golf Course
14 reviews
18.74 km away
World's Largest Loon
17 reviews
25.90 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Lakes Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 W Main St, Perham, MN 56573-1202
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Perham
  • Phone Number: +1 218-346-5920
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
;