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Ole Store Restaurant

1011 Saint Olaf Ave, Northfield, MN 55057-1530
+1 507-645-5558
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“walleye” (16 reviews)
“quinoa” (8 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1011 Saint Olaf Ave, Northfield, MN 55057-1530
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Quick Service, tasty food. Got there early, so not too crowded on what is normally a busy night. Had a reservation.

Thank rlkline2016
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

We were in town for only one day for Christmas Festival, waited breakfast until their 11 a.m. opening, only to find Weekend brunch is the only breakfast they serve. Service was OUTSTANDING. Food was solid, margherita flatbread pizza was virtually tomatoless, soup of the day...More

Thank MKPBloomington_IN
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The Ole Store is the best in town offering delicious entrees, salads and rustic flatbreads (gourmet personal pizzas). The presentation is beautiful. The Ole Store is classy yet at the same time casual. Patrons can sit in old high-back wooden booths or open tables with...More

Thank bennyjill
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Great weeknight date spot. I would also recommend for Sunday breakfast splurge on the Calories for the Ole Roll and the bread pudding

Thank jonnylaw333
Reviewed 31 October 2017

I have had the lunch portion of walleye several times and it was prepared to perfection...NOT overcooked. We ordered the larger portion for dinner one night and it was hard, dry, and tasted old. Very disappointing for the price we paid. I think the chef...More

Thank Cslaught
Reviewed 26 October 2017

I was visiting my son for his fall break, and we called for a dinner reservation. They were booked solid for the evening, so we headed over at 4:30 PM to try to get in before the dinner crowd. They did seat us, and we...More

Thank juliem292017
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

It’s the nice sit-down restaurant in a small college town. Good place to take a college kid for a nicer meal.

Thank Connecticut2003
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Our family came over here to the "St Olaf side of town" from Carleton for brunch on a Sunday. It was great for breakfast/brunch. We came on the early side and were glad we did. We did not have any trouble getting a table for...More

1  Thank IowaMum
Reviewed 13 September 2017

My dad and I were in Northfield for a college soccer game on a very busy Saturday. They were having their "Jesse James Days," and the entire downtown area was packed, not to mention it was move-in day at Carlton College. After the game we...More

Thank 5callmemom
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We stayed at an Air Bnb house across the street from this restaurant so during our stay we ate here 6 times, breakfast, lunch, dinner. Employees are VERY welcoming and VERY professional. The food was surprisingly sophisticated for a restaurant in a very small town....More

Thank Tatabooboobax
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31 August 2015|
Response from Q4555QTjamesc | Reviewed this property |
Vegetarian yes - don't recall any vegan items, other than salads and veggies.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 1:00 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
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1011 Saint Olaf Ave, Northfield, MN 55057-1530
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Northfield
  • Phone Number: +1 507-645-5558
  • E-mail
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