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Vanilla Bean Restaurant

812 7th Ave, Right On Highway 61, Two Harbors, MN 55616-1458
+1 218-834-3714
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“omelet” (25 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
812 7th Ave, Right On Highway 61, Two Harbors, MN 55616-1458
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Reviewed yesterday

I LOVE the Vanilla Bean. It is my favorite breakfast restaurant. The Scandinavian Breakfast is a must for anyone that has never had it. I will be back!

Thank gnrager
Reviewed 1 week ago

Family of four starting out the circle tour of lake Superior. Drove from Duluth with 2 hungry kids. So happy we did not eat at hotel. Breakfast was amazing and we were so stuffed we didn't even have lunch. Everyone enjoyed their breakfast from sweet...More

Thank Jenn S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first morning in Two Harbors we ate at McDonalds, it was ok, typical McDonalds food. The next morning , I told my wife, we are going to try the Vanilla Bean,it right on the main drag, easy to find. We arrived at about 10:00AM...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice portion sizes. Coffee is also excellent. Like having a Starbucks & restaurant all in one. Recommend the Scandinavian breakfast.

Thank Tracy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by for a quick lunch based on a promising exterior. Mom and I enjoyed a tasty lunch and more wild rice soup (I love it!). Pleasant atmosphere, friendly service. We enjoyed out visit.

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Vanilla Bean had a unique menu offering food combos one doesn't see in other restaurants. We stopped here without any prior recommendation and were not disappointed in our choice. It is on the main highway through the community.

Thank 507adventurelover
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were told to go here by someone who had been a few years ago. Either this person didn't know good food, or things have changed considerably since his visit. The food was not good at all. They walleye was actually so well done that...More

1  Thank AliKatECAZ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got seated right away, much larger place than it looks. The menu had interesting items on it and what we ordered was very good. Would definitely recommend it for lunch.

Thank cindyvrchota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the made from scratch food. The menu was unique and the food was very good. Prices were fair, portions were adequate and the staff was well trained and friendly. We will definitely go back!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We only wanted a snack when we arrived (mid-afternoon) and everything on the menu sounded fabulous. We shared a strange array of options and loved them all! The Swedish pancakes filled with lingonberries---yum!!! I want to go back for more! And the walleye cakes and...More

Thank MinneapolisCMB
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 812 7th Ave, Right On Highway 61, Two Harbors, MN 55616-1458
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Two Harbors
  • Phone Number: +1 218-834-3714
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Great food is all about flavor. Wake up your taste buds today with a home cooked meal at the Vanilla Bean Restaurant in Two Harbors. Whether you choose our signature oven-baked omelets, Swedish pancakes with lingonberries or our award-winning soups and sandwiches, or pan-seared fish dinner, you'll find great flavor, great value, and great service. The Vanilla Bean is way more than great coffee. We are proud to say that our friendly servers and accommodating kitchen staff are truly the best you'll find anywhere!
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