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Crooked Spoon Cafe

) #2 of 21 Restaurants in Grand Marais $$ - $$$, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
17 W Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5017
+1 218-387-2779
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“blt” (38 reviews)
“amish chicken” (14 reviews)
“hanger steak” (8 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
17 W Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5017
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11 - 20 of 523 reviews

Reviewed 4 January 2017

My husband and I, along with my brother-and sister-in law, wandered into this cafe in the early afternoon last weekend and were more than pleasantly surprised by our experience. It's a small place, light-filled, with a nice selection of craft beers and a pretty extensive...More

Thank Lise A
Reviewed 4 January 2017

What a complete evening of food and drink at this restaurant. The quality was outstanding and the prices were very reasonable. You want to eat here.

Thank PewaukeePete
Reviewed 2 January 2017

If you're looking for some food that is delicious and a little out of the ordinary, try this place. The BLT was just the best-homemace bread, fabulous bacon, and a curry mayo-to die for!

Thank 321Birdie
Reviewed 31 December 2016

After a day of slogging through the snow on various hikes along the north-shore of Lake Superior, what a delight it was to enjoy a wonderful lunch at the Crooked Spoon Cafe, the soup was amazing and the BTL and cole slaw was simply outstanding!...More

Thank HL_333
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Travelling by boat from Thunder Bay to Superior Wisconsin in October, the weather took a nasty turn so we ducked in to Grand Marais for the evening. We heard about the Crooked Spoon and decided to go there for dinner. Our gracious hostess informed us...More

Thank D G
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We ate 2 nights in a row because the food was so Great Service good and a wonderful varied menu Don''t miss....but closed till spring

Thank danielkleber
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This little place has wonderful gourmet food! The steaks are fabulous and so is the fish. The portions are very large and fresh. This is an expensive place to eat, however, the food is worth it. Try the french onion soup -- it is one...More

Thank KMklein
Reviewed 28 October 2016

I'd been to the Crooked Spoon with my fiance last summer when we moved to the area and we just had appetizers. This time, we decided to stay for dinner and take some family from out of town with us. Everyone really enjoyed their meal;...More

Thank Gretchen D
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Limited menu items, but each is unique and worth the taste test. Enjoyed the chicken salad with walnuts and grapes; asked for it on bread to make my favorite: chicken salad sandwich. Spouse had the greens with trout; very good and the tomatoes were especially...More

Thank JanieD67
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped in after a chilly day of hiking and climbing on the rocks. Easy place to stop in for something besides the typical fare you find in town. We had the BLT and garlic chicken and both were really good will full flavor. Deserts...More

Thank Brent P
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When we were there in mid-October a couple of years ago, I thought we had the best duck...ever! But, I don't see it on the menu.
28 January 2017|
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Response from Summerfunt57 | Property representative |
Hello there! I'm so happy you enjoyed our duck! We do change menus seasonally (twice a year), so it may have been here then. We have many new and exciting dishes to try, and I will let the Chef know that the duck is... More
Gluten-free options?
9 August 2015|
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Response from gatekeeper57 | Property representative |
We have gluten free bread for all of the sandwich items. Most of our entrees are also gluten free. My staff is very knowledgeable and can let you know which items can not be done gluten free. Thanks. Sara
Debora L
Hi are you serving a brunch on Easter? If so, do we need reservations for 2?
31 March 2015|
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Response from Brandy F | Reviewed this property |
I don't know I would call them at 218-387-2779
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 20:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 20:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 20:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 W Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5017
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Grand Marais
  • Phone Number: +1 218-387-2779
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