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Burntside Lodge

2755 Burntside Lodge Rd, Ely, MN 55731-8402
+1 218-365-3894
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Gluten Free Options
2755 Burntside Lodge Rd, Ely, MN 55731-8402
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

I have reviewed this restaurant before, and I said it was my favorite restaurant in the world! This time we brought our fifteen-year-old granddaughter as a special treat on the last full night of her 8 days in canoe country. We were not disappointed. Everything...More

Thank Lynda C
Reviewed 29 August 2018

I'm originally from Ely and have eaten at Burntside Lodge numerous times. Every time we're back in the area I try to get reservations for dinner. We have never been disappointed with a meal we've had here. We've always been treated with the utmost courtesy...More

Thank jims9219
Reviewed 20 July 2018

We stopped by this lodge to get info on lodging, because we heard it was very nice but pricy. Its on a lake that has good fishing and the resort is lovely with fine dining. We are middle class retired professional folks. We would not...More

1  Thank Carrie L
Reviewed 17 July 2018

This is the second time my sister and I have dined at the Burntside Lodge. I was worried that it wouldn’t live up to our first experience, but once again it was amazing. From the beautiful, calming, scenic dining room, the excellent service and well-thought...More

Thank Colette F
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

The Burntside Lodge is one of our favorite destinations. We have had two wonderful meals here with friends. The dining room is lovely, full of natural light and historic charm.

Thank riverrat966
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

We have been to this over the past 50 years. It has always been a treat to go to dinner here. We were greeted by a dining room 2/3rds empty . We were told because we didn’t have reservations there would be a 45 minute...More

Thank hmdaily
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We dined here and the food was okay but not worth the dollars spent. Appetizers were nice, wine was good, but the main courses were a disappointment. That being said, it is probably the best option for fine dining in this area. It was also...More

Thank HappyTravelersJD
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit to this lodge-dining only. What we found was an exceptional classic “up-north” historic resort filled with charm and class. This is a family business and the host/owner was exceptional in her graciousness, the servers attentive and friendly and the chef/daughter’s...More

Thank StevePeggy
Reviewed 9 October 2017

The setting is rustic, but the restaurant is all loveliness and charm - white linen, candles, excellent service. The food is top notch, well prepared and delicious. The best meal in Ely, and should not be missed.

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

If you are in the area, I highly recommend making reservations for dinner here. The staff is lovely. The dining room and bar area has such history, you can almost hear the wonderful times had by those who visited before you ... We had the...More

Thank Kim Y
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2755 Burntside Lodge Rd, Ely, MN 55731-8402
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Ely
  • Phone Number: +1 218-365-3894
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