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Current Restaurant

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American, Bar, Pub
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3291 St. Croix Tr. S., Afton, MN 55001 (Cty Road 21)
+1 651-436-8883
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 08:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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121 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best turkey burger I have ever had. Wife's crab cakes yum! Great server. Sea food chowder do not miss. Seafood in every bite. We will be back.

Thank bradsheri
Winnipeg, Canada
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Stopped in after a tour of Afton Alps. Would love to be here in the summer on the deck. Fondue terrific. Server couldn't light flame and fumbled a bit on that. Risotto very good and same with salmon. Chocolate crime du brûlée lovely. Server tried hard but needed more training and background on dishes. Had to go and get answers... More 

Thank Lynn M
Woodbury, Minnesota
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We went for the Friday Fish Fry, the fish was Ok, but the fries were cold. Beer from the taps was skunky. The price was good, $10.95 for three pieces of fish and fries. The ambience was good, but it was cold in the restaurant, and service was not very good.

Thank jjbean002
Owatonna, Minnesota
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104 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Let me just say, my opinion of the place is not a diss. The service was excellent, the food was good, the ambiance was great, but it was just to fancy-smancy food wise. I like simple food, simple ingredients, presented simple that tastes excellent. Loved that fries were presented in little fry baskets. I would recommend, but leave the kids... More 

1 Thank TheMonte
Maple Grove, Minnesota
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171 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We stopped in for lunch on a Sunday after skiing at Afton Alps. It was dark from the outside/parking lot so we were not sure it was open. There were plenty of tables - we sat at a high top by the window. Service was quick. While we were waiting for our food the waitress brought out 'extra' caramel rolls... More 

Thank dive2tennis
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

To say this food is good is an understatement! We medically are gf and can't believe how accommodating it was. Special fryer for gf haven't had French fries out in years! And the truffle fries are the best. Maybe found our new hangout. One downside...extremely cold and although decor trying to be more upscale...needs some sprucing up...

Thank Rauzer65
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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133 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

We came into town for the Afton Christmas tree decorating evening. The town opened up with many cute shops, wine tastings and a horse carriage ride which were all lovely. Sadly this visit for dinner did not match the lovely atmosphere. They were busy due to the evening which meant they had to move us into a side room. We... More 

Thank Matthew D
Delano, Minnesota
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Walleye sandwich was so burnt you couldn't tell what it was. By the time they remade it, everyone else was done eating. Never should have been sent to our table that way. Also, never should have had to pay for it.

1 Thank gablauway3
Apple Valley, Minnesota
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We have been stopping here for a late lunch annually following our traditional apple-picking event with family and grandchildren since it use to be the Catfish Saloon. We called ahead for a table for 7 and were immediately seated. That's where my positive comments end. Service was extremely slow, there was standing water on the floor near the end of... More 

1 Thank joan2br
Stillwater, Minnesota
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stopped for dinner last weekend and were both genuinely disappointed in our selections. I have never had such poorly prepared, tasteless walleye. Definitely won't make a return trip.

1 Thank Mary Ellen K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$31
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3291 St. Croix Tr. S., Afton, MN 55001
    (Cty Road 21)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Afton
  • Phone Number: +1 651-436-8883
CURRENT's menu is fresh, lively and healthy... along with a few items for splurging! We support locally owned, independently operated farms and businesses whenever possible. CURRENT brings to you 100% natural or free range raised products only from farms using best practices and we strive to offer natural, organic and local produce and ingredients whenever possible. Our culinary team has a passion for scratch cooking and uses only the highest quality of fresh ingredients available. CURRENT cares about it's community and footprint and gives back a portion of proceeds to others in need in our community and around the world.

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