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Black Woods

195 Highway 2, Proctor, MN 55810-2317
+1 218-628-0628
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“meatloaf” (8 reviews)
“pasta” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
195 Highway 2, Proctor, MN 55810-2317
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

We stayed here for two nights, so we had dinner here both times. One was very good, the other not so much. The good dinner was the Shrimp Scallop Pasta. It had lots of shrimp and a wonderful pesto sauce. The other dinner was the...More

Thank Art D
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Black Woods was awesome,there food made the way you want it, a little high on the prices but it was worth it,the staff is wonderful,the service was great,

Thank Debra B
Reviewed 21 October 2017

There are 3 Black Woods restaurants: Two Harbors, Duluth, and Proctor. Having eating at all of them, we most often eat at the Proctor location as our hotel is the lovely Best Western Spirit Mountain, nearby. The restaurant offers coupons from at our hotel, but...More

Thank La Donna K
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Ate here as we were staying next door. It was very busy. Food was fine especially the burgers. Staff pleasant.

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Great waiter-very professional. We ordered 2 caesar salads for a starter. They were not Caesar salads.They had what tasted like a red wine vinegar and oil dressing.We recognize that not all dressings are creamy but it was lacking both garlic and anchovy flavours.The salad need...More

Thank Jas H
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Cristini with balsamic vinegar, jambalaya as good as New Orleans, roasted carrots with a maple syrup reduction, asparagus with a lemon dressing, brussel sprouts with bacon and cheese, salmon done perfectly, and with a wait staff that are experienced, helpful, and unobtrusive...can't get much better...More

Thank stakorgis
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The atmosphere was nice, waited on very fast. Large menu and food was very good. Friendly staff. Definitely would eat here again when in the area.

Thank justrelaxing12
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We were staying in the hotel adjacent to the property and ordered carry out. It was done in the 15 minutes as promised. While we waited we sat at the bar and samples a craft beer. They don't have very many craft beers to chose...More

Thank Lkmarx
General M, General Manager at Black Woods, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thanks for the kind words, Lkmarx! Happy to hear you enjoyed the shrimp and beer combo. See you soon!

Reviewed 9 August 2017

I have never had a bad experience at Black Woods in Proctor. I especially like the bar area. Very comfortable seating, great drinks and full menu. The free popcorn is a big plus. :-) You can't go wrong with the Bulldog Bites.

Thank jbdoxies
General M, General Manager at Black Woods, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

jbdoxies, thank you for the review! The bulldog bites and the popcorn are musts! Come back again soon.

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Great menu to choose from. Friendly staff and down home charm. Wonderful old time music from the past to listen to. Free ample parking. Discounts everyday for Veterans of 15%.

General M, General Manager at Black Woods, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Larry, thank you for your review! We appreciate your business. We also offer 25% off for veterans and active military members every Monday as well!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:59 PM
11:00 AM - 12:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 195 Highway 2, Proctor, MN 55810-2317
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Proctor
  • Phone Number: +1 218-628-0628
  • E-mail
Black Woods Proctor is the epitome of a neighborhood bar and grill. A cozy place where locals, travelers and outdoor enthusiasts get together to rub elbows and enjoy fresh food, just the way nature intended. Conveniently located off Interstate 35, connected to the AmericInn Hotel and near Spirit Mountain, Black Woods Proctor features daily happy hour specials, a banquet center and curbside delivery.
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