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35322 County Road 3, Crosslake, MN 56442-4116
+1 218-692-3848
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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63 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stopped on a whim while going through Cross Lake. Sign says Riverside Inn. Sat by a window overlooking the river. Nice view, were there early before any crowd on a Saturday. I ordered the house special chicken they "are known for". My wife ordered the pot pie. My meal came with a side salad or soup, I went with the... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Visited for evening dinner. It was quiet, the food was good, and the service was excellent. It has a lovely view.

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Thank malcolm_groome
Libertyville, Illinois
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Had lunch one day, FABULOUS home made soups, gihugic sandwiches, The chicken pot pie is a must! Dinner - the broasted chicken is EXCELLENT.

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Thank Cooper623
cbarrow
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Just happened to pick this restaurant for lunch as we were driving by and were pleasantly surprised. Service was very good. My sister and I had the lobster bisque which I cannot say enough about. Serving was generous. My mother had the lunch special which was a tuna melt on ciabata bread and a cup of the loaded potato soup... More 

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Thank cbarrow
Ames, Iowa
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182 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick snack, and picked two appetizers to share: chicken satay and escargot. The chicken was under cooked, with a peanut sauce that was more the consistency of peanut butter. Escargot was ok, although I don't think there was any garlic in the garlic butter. Inside atmosphere was nice, and the outdoor seating had a nice... More 

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Thank Wrigley62
Minnesota
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52 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Everyone enjoyed Riverside! They have the best chicken and good ribs too! Portions are generous and menu variety is good. Riverside has become a favorite for our family in Crosslake.

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Thank srjuris
San Rafael, California
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148 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

We were quite pleased with our dinner at this place. I had the walleye fish sandwich and it was very yummy. Our entire family liked their meal and the ambiance was cozy and nice. They also have a great outdoor patio. I would eat here again

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Thank renee94903
Shoreview, Minnesota
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

By far the best chicken in town. Great deck seating along the river. Good atmosphere and good food. Sometimes the service can be a bit slow, depends on the crowd. All and all a great place to eat.

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Thank kkellylady22
Emily, Minnesota
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28 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

The chicken they serve at this restaurant is the best!! They have it on the menu but also have all you can eat on Tuesdays and Thursdays! So Good!! Other menu items are very good also. More a fine dining than bar food. Also has a brunch on Sunday's in the summer!

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Thank kat977
Jordan, Minnesota
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61 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

We always come here for brunch on Sundays. Nice variety of food to please everyone. Friendly service. It's nice to walk down and look at the water & wildlife afterwards.

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Thank MnMotherMary

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35322 County Road 3, Crosslake, MN 56442-4116
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Crosslake
  • Phone Number: +1 218-692-3848

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?