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The Boulders

8363 Lake Land Trl NW, Hwy 371 Milwaukee Avenue, Walker, MN 56484-2109
+1 218-547-1006
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“grouper” (17 reviews)
“lamb shank” (5 reviews)
“paella” (5 reviews)
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8363 Lake Land Trl NW, Hwy 371 Milwaukee Avenue, Walker, MN 56484-2109
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

Get there early for the specials! They have very good food and half priced martinis from 5-6pm. We really enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere and vibe of the restaurant. Got the crab encrusted grouper, WOW! That was super! We were able to get the half portion...More

Thank Karla W
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

After watching my wife lose her money at the casino I needed a reason to get away from the smoke and lovely ambiance of a casino!!! (Not) the boulders was a great choice, quiet, great little patio for dining on such a great night. Food...More

Thank Sportcourtguy
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Probably the best restaurant around Walker. I had a pork shank on special (was really good), and my friends had fish and pasta. This is our second visit here in as many years. Everything looks scratch made and menu is very fresh and was hard...More

Thank Andy P
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We try to get to The Boulders (4-star restaurant) every time we visit friends in Walker (3-4 times a year). We were six for dinner Saturday the 30th. A large crowd at restaurant (reservations recommended on weekends). The food and cocktails were excellent as always...More

Thank MSchierman
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Hands down, best place around for tasty and fancy supper. Known for their hundreds of variations of Martinis, they also have nut encrusted walleye and juicy rib eyes, and flavorful entrees of many choices. view their menu online to get impressed and drooling. :)

Thank Northwoods_Chickie
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I have been to the boulders for our anniversary every year for the past five years and we love it. The martini menu is fabulous to start with, service is always excellent and never misses a beat, food is prepared elegantly and...More

Thank Genevieve_Rogers
Reviewed 15 July 2016

The Boulders Restaurant was a recommendation from a local resident and it was excellent. The food was superb and the service was excellent. It was not hard to see why it was a local favourite. It had a variety of menu options and we would...More

Thank Dennis4563
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

The food was great! We were there on Monday and the Martinis were $5. That was a nice surprise. I was a little surprised that the mussels had sausage in them. It says so on the menu tho, my bad. Kind of over powered the...More

Thank WeezOcala
Reviewed 27 June 2016

This is a very nice place. Food is always great. Service is great. Always make an effect to book a table at least twice a season, if not more.

Thank Nanaofsam
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Four friends and I spent a long weekend at a cottage near Walker, and after looking at the dining options available, I made reservations for the five of us on a Thursday night. We were very pleased by the service and menu choices we had...More

Thank cwmaddux
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8363 Lake Land Trl NW, Hwy 371 Milwaukee Avenue, Walker, MN 56484-2109
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Walker
  • Phone Number: +1 218-547-1006
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