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Big Island Grille & Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, American
2306 E Main St, Albert Lea, MN 56007-3923
+1 507-373-1621
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
17 Jan 2018
“Must revisit!!”
21 Jan 2018
“Decent food ”
Open Now
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, American
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2306 E Main St, Albert Lea, MN 56007-3923
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Reviewed 25 May 2014

Alas, the Cuban and Mexican places in town were shut the night I was in town. Food is very average, though there is really not much choice at all in town. De-frozen pre-broiled cod, steamed veggies from a bag, and reheated mashed potatoes. The staff...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 15 April 2014 via mobile

Went looking for great food. Was very disappointed in the value of the large pricing we got. The portions are par. If the prices are high, I expect to get a good portion for my money. Atomosphere isn't inviting and the staff werent overly friendly...More

1  Thank NaNaBooh
Reviewed 10 March 2014

The bartender was very helpful including running over to the hotel front desk to see if she could find us any drink coupons since we were staying there.

Thank Cheese4ever
Reviewed 29 January 2014

We visited on Friday 7/26/13/ The restaurant was suppose to have an all you care to eat fish fry. But NOT TONIGHT it was posted it would not be tonight. Our waited said it was due to a fryer being down, We kind of think...More

Thank Jeep057
Reviewed 25 January 2014

Food is fantastic. MUST HAVE the chicken wild rice soap. Thought my loud groaning of pleasure was going to get me kicked out and banned for life. Don't bring a date here as she'll realize after one meal she doesn't need you for fulfillment.

Thank Timothy H
Reviewed 24 January 2014

love the pancakes :) wish the hotel attached wasn't so grimey and dirty and we would stay and eat all our meals here!!!

Thank Jill F
Reviewed 4 October 2013

We had a very good meal and the service was fine. Hamburgers were only $5 and came with fries. We sat at the bar and ate.

Thank Terry A
Reviewed 25 September 2013 via mobile

I've been on the road for a week. This was by far the worst meal I've had. The soup and salad bar was the only seemingly healthy option but the soups were made with cheese, the 'greens' were ice berg lettuce turning brown at the...More

Thank Tlsmt
Reviewed 30 August 2013 via mobile

Food is nothing to brag about, staff is non-attentive. Atmosphere is old and dirty. Better off going somewhere else.

Thank xxANGIEx
Reviewed 26 July 2013

The restaurant was very busy, however, we were still seated immediately. We each ordered the house wine - red for me, white for my husband. That was the only complaint we had, not very good house wine, the bill said it was Sutter, the menu...More

Thank KANR
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 AM
6:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2306 E Main St, Albert Lea, MN 56007-3923
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Albert Lea
  • Phone Number: +1 507-373-1621
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