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Sunlight Bar and Grill

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21001 County Highway 21, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501-7629
+1 218-847-4622
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Detroit Lakes, Minnesota
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130 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015

They guys serve a great burger with crinkle cut fries. It's the local hangout just north of Detroit Lakes. Small but clean. Great service!

2 Thank M B
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

Low cost furnishings, beautiful lake, nice service, food was fine, nothing fancy, but I'd eat there again. Plenty of beers to choose from.

1 Thank Tom A
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

Sit on the patio and enjoy a great bison burger. Great small bar and grill. Wayne and crew are very gracious owners.

2 Thank Jen M
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

Very casual atmosphere to grab supper and have a couple beers. The staff do a great job. If DL had a cheers bar... this would be it!

2 Thank Kyle J
Detroit Lakes, Minnesota
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015

Friendly staff, their service was fast and everything we had was excellent quality. Enjoyed watching the game on their numerous sets.

2 Thank ifimlieingimdieing
Fargo, North Dakota
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94 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2015

Excellent Burgers, but then I've had several options, and they've all been very good too. Great staff, and owners. I've gotten to know the owners Kathy and Wayne who are always there, whether they are cleaning tables, cooking, or bartending they make sure everyone is happy.

2 Thank TravelGadget
Detroit Lakes
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2014 via mobile

If you are looking for great food with great service then the Sunlite is where you should be. Located on Little Floyd it's a quaint bar with very few frills. Their menu is typical bar food but the buffalo burger is always a wise choice. The onion rings are exceptional. Looking for a salad? Try the Sunlite salad. Nothing fancy... More 

2 Thank Deb N Chris K
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2013

This small bar on Little Floyd Lake is a great place to stop if you want a good burger and a cold beer. It is nothing fancy but the staff is always friendly and the food is always good!!

2 Thank Mickey_7676
Detroit Lakes, Minnesota
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116 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2012

The buffalo burgers at the Sunlite Bar and Grill are awesome. They are also much healthier for you. Try one. I think you will like it.

5 Thank strange

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  • Address: 21001 County Highway 21, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501-7629
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Detroit Lakes
  • Phone Number: +1 218-847-4622

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?