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North Pole Restaurant

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1644 Hastings Ave, Newport, MN 55055-1616
+1 651-459-9553
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07:00 - 14:00
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Sun 07:00 - 14:00
Mon - Fri 05:45 - 19:00
Sat 06:00 - 14:00
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Minnesota
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223 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very nice family owned restaurant. For breakfast, there are many choices. A favorite is the blueberry oat pancake. One is as large as a large plate. They have all the standard choices of variations on eggs, sausage ,bacon, omelets ,French toast etc. Many salad and sandwich choices for lunch. Dinner varies from Chinese dishes to meatloaf. Excellent food, service... More 

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Thank jammerspot
Apple Valley, Minnesota
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our motorcycle riding group meets at the North Pole a couple times a year for breakfast, we usually have 20 to 25 riders, they get us in and out with good food and service.

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Thank Ronhoule
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't let the dark tinted windows scare you off! Once inside the North Pole, you'll find a bright, clean and pleasant diner decorated with the owners' photos and mementos of their trips to the Arctic. The food was absolutely fine, the service good, portions large, and the prices completely reasonable. We each ordered a hot dinner: breaded veal cutlet or... More 

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Thank MaryMinMN
Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
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89 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Have eaten here many times and it's my husbands favorite place for pancakes! They also know how to cook their eggs and bacon! Mine were perfectly done. Good service too.

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Thank Peggy P
Eagan, Minnesota
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58 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We have business and personal meetings across the Twin Cities metro and are always looking for great places. This is one of our favorites. The down home atmosphere and friendly staff serve excellent food at very reasonable prices. The comfort food is very good and the sandwiches are as well. The $3.50 up-charge to switch from "chips" to "coleslaw and... More 

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Thank MikeInEagan
Rochester, MN
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119 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We went with a very large party. The service was friendly. The pancake was huge and perfectly cooked. The kids loved their hot chocolate. We felt like we were in a small town diner. It was great. Would recommend.

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Thank brigida1998
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

You can't beat the friendly service and great breakfast. This place is always packed when we go on Saturday mornings. Service is fast and always courteous, friendly and fun. Breakfast is nothing fancy just good homemade-like fare. My favorite is the blueberry oat cake. Recent expansion and updates have allowed for more customers which they have adjusted to quite easily.... More 

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Thank Shelley C
Cottage Grove, Minnesota
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315 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

5 stars means that I had such a good dining experience that I think everyone should make a point of eating at the North Pole Restaurant. I've driven past this restaurant 1,000 times and my wife and I stopped in for the first time yesterday. Unassuming from the outside, when we stepped in the restaurant I was very impressed; it... More 

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Thank EngelkingCGMN
Springfield, Illinois
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199 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

I had breakfast here with colleagues after a VERY early morning flight. It was great! Prices were low and servings were plentiful. Food was delicious and served quickly. Great little local hidden gem.

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Thank CandiSpfld
Englewood, Florida
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71 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

We stop here every year when we visit friends in Newport and have the best breakfast ever! We're high maintenance but they never bat an eye and we get it just as ordered. The oatcakes are dinner plate size and are so flavorful! The special satisfies my partner's healthy appetite. We had bacon and ham and they were yummy. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Diner, Grill
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:00
Monday
05:45 - 19:00
Tuesday
05:45 - 19:00
Wednesday
05:45 - 19:00
Thursday
05:45 - 19:00
Friday
05:45 - 19:00
Saturday
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1644 Hastings Ave, Newport, MN 55055-1616
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 651-459-9553

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