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Blue Water Cafe

20 W Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5017
+1 218-387-1597
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Opens in 26 min
Diner, American, Cafe, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 W Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5017
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

They were very busy, although wait time wasn't bad. Everything out of the kitchen looked and smelled fabulous. Our waitress was attentive, beautiful, and courteous even with the crowd. Even if you have to wait 15 minutes, it's worth eating here.

Thank adamwaultee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a breakfast of pancakes and bacon. Food was excellent. Pancake was light and fluffy, bacon was cooked to perfection. Has a home town diner feel - complete with locals bantering with the wait staff. We loved it. Nice atmosphere. Waitress was good. We'll...More

Thank Experience78
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really delicious breakfast and good service. It has the feel of a cafe. Eaten breakfast here many times, but never tried lunch or dinner. Dependably good.

Thank Rpod-lady
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the eggs ,pancakes and bacon . The bacon is paper thin and didn’t have much taste. Mediocre at best. Everything else was ok but not great.

Thank Lauri P
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Our stop at Blue Water Cafe was well worth the trip. The staff was exceptional and the food fantastic.

Thank 507lynettee
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Great coffee, wonderful menu and delightful service. We sat down, menus and coffee under 60 seconds were in front of us. I had eggs and hash browns one day. A caramel roll the next. Gallons of good coffee each time. My wife loves the swedish...More

Thank tfMN
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Really delicious breakfast and good service. Probably the best place for a sit down breakfast in town.

Thank Rpod-lady
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I love the feel of this cafe, like time stood still and kept the very best aspects of cafes of yore. Great breakfast choices plus some dandy options like Lake Superior herring, if the season's right and if you're in the mood, which I pretty...More

Thank Kathleen K
Reviewed 28 October 2017

They serve generous portions, pretty good for diner food. We had eggs and hash browns, they have good coffee.

Thank rowsdowwwer
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

The Swedish pancake breakfast with Lingonberry is a must try! Busy place, good coffee and great service.

Thank Marcie L
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 W Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5017
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Grand Marais
  • Phone Number: +1 218-387-1597
Family friendly cafe where the locals go! It's "The Meeting Place In Grand Marais". We serve breakfast all day.
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