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New Scenic Cafe

5461 N Shore Dr, Duluth, MN 55804-2918
+1 218-525-6274
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tuna tacos” (39 reviews)
“blue mussels” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5461 N Shore Dr, Duluth, MN 55804-2918
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We eat at New Scenic Cafe often. It is a cozy, laid back, fine dining restaurant. The menu is always changing so there is always something new to discover. We have never had a bad dish here. Service is superb. I recommend the French onion...More

Thank Leif C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I usually like almost all the restaurants I go to, but this place is the exception. My husband and I went here one evening for a special occasion, and were we disappointed. My husband ordered scallops that were SO salty he could hardly eat them....More

Thank kraye-1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were there for lunch on a Feb. Sunday on our way home from Grand Marais. Their menu is a little odd - items are just listed, but not categorized, i.e. appetizer, salad, entrée, etc. So I ordered the beet salad thinking it would be...More

Thank sorosisgirl
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Big city prices for uneven quality food; there's no way to make poutine healthy, but this version is on the lighter side without sacrificing rich flavor. The brussel sprout appetizer would be excellent if half the leaf edges weren't scorched. Decent salmon, seis leches cake...More

Thank L H
Reviewed 4 February 2018

To be safe make sure you have a reservation. Limited seating and the food is great. Many menu items come from local sources. The mussels are to die for and served with crusty bread to soak up the broth. I will be honest and tell...More

Thank fishindude2015
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

The people of the Scenic will take care of you. Be it superb wine you want, cozy Scandinavian dishes or fine dining from an eclectic menu, you’ll find it here. The extensive wine menu is hand-picked for pairings.

Thank Rachael S
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We celebrated our anniversary dinner here. The food was divine. The prices are high, but felt very appropriate to the quality and quantity of food served. We left absolutely stuffed and glowing. Their wine list is excellent. We started the brussel sprout leaf salad with...More

Thank Anna R
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

This place rocks! We’ve been here a really times in our way up the shore and each time it’s amazing. Highly recommended!

Thank AngelitaK
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Fantastic food, they change their menu fairly often and I have never been disappointed. It is expensive but you get what you pay for and the service, ambiance and food quality cant be beat!

Thank lindsaysavage2016
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

This place was so lovely. Kind of in the middle of no where but the inside is absolutely beautiful. I knew the food would be great but even the simple Brussels sprout leaves salad was the best salad I s had in a long time....More

Thank olsonae
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Questions & Answers
27 April 2017|
Response from cbc1234567 | Reviewed this property |
It is open from late morn to about 9 at night. Call them. You are close by.
27 April 2017|
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Response from veronicachloe | Reviewed this property |
11am to 9 pm but weekend hours are a tad bit different,u would call because it could change due to winter verse summer
21 July 2016|
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Response from Julie Ann D | Reviewed this property |
I believe so, but best to call them. They have a nice outdoor area and most restaurants in Duluth that have an outdoor eating area are pet friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5461 N Shore Dr, Duluth, MN 55804-2918
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth
  • Phone Number: +1 218-525-6274
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