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Sven and Ole's Pizza

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9 W Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5017
+1 218-387-1713
11:00 - 21:00
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Pewaukee, Wisconsin
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A very unique place that serves up fantastic pizza. You can choose from thin (kind of thin) or thick pizza. The flavor was outstanding and it was the one that had everything on it. Pretty vanilla facility. Also, serves as an ice cream shop.

Thank PewaukeePete
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44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had to have a go at this place when in town. The staff was great and personable. Pizza was good! Recommend if you venture that way!

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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in after a long day of driving. Pizza was great and staff was very accommodating! Great cold beer and wine if you wish. Pizza was well prepared with ample fresh toppings. The pizzas are large and we over ordered, but easy to take for another meal after being on the mountains at Lutsen! Would go back as quality was... More 

Thank Pedismurf
Ramsey, Minnesota
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53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Every time we go to Grand Marais we go to Sven and Ole's. Yes it's usually crowded and ordering at the counter is a little bizarre but the pizza itself is great. We have had thick and thin crust and both our excellent. A must stop while visiting the city!

Thank qwestcruiser
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Fantastic pizza. This is a staple spot when visiting Grand Marais. We ordered our pizza and took it home to eat, but the atmosphere in the restaurant is very unique and worth the stop.

Thank Jenny K
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

A Grand Marais institution. Its pizza (frozen) is sold throughout the Minneapolis/ Saint Paul area. It has been there for decades. You will see their bumper stickers on cars all over the country. A favorite of locals and tourists.

Thank Hugh M
Tremont, Illinois
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Great pizza joint. Not the cheapest, but you get what you pay for. We stop every year and after 10 years, still look forward to the pizza!

Thank Matt M
Stacy, Minnesota
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

We always eat at Sven and Ole's when we are in town. The pizzas are large and very tasty. We always order extra and then eat the rest on the hiking trail.

Thank KMklein
Altoona, Wisconsin, United States
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

You have to stop at Sven and Ole's when in Grand Marais - we love this place -- love - love - love the pizza - don't need to say anymore !!!!

Thank Mark M
Duluth, Minnesota
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Somewhat long wait, but the pizza was worth it. I would recommend for any pizza lover who's not in a rush.

Thank Andrew W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, American, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 W Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5017
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Grand Marais
  • Phone Number: +1 218-387-1713

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