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Lemon Wolf Cafe

Highway 61, Beaver Bay, MN 55601
+1 218-226-7225
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“herring” (103 reviews)
“wild rice soup” (71 reviews)
“lake trout” (41 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Highway 61, Beaver Bay, MN 55601
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1 - 10 of 638 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Friends and I stopped here for lunch. It is a quaint and moderately small cafe. The food was delicious and the staff was quite friendly.

Thank Koala B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yum! Definitely recommend this place. Wild rice soup was amazing and fish was well prepared! Salads are good too. Dinner comes with fresh homemade bread.

Thank Samcat79
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful meal at the Lemon Wolf ! I had the pecan crusted chicken and my husband had the salmon ... both were absolutely wonderful ! Clean restaurant , good service, great food ! Thank you

Thank lauerlml
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best food we had on our two long weekend visits to the area. The salads the home made dressing topped them off. were fresh and crisp.We had the walleye and the rainbow trout. Both were super good and reasonably priced. The generous portions gave...More

Thank Bl B
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Whenever we are on the North Shore, we make time for Lemon Wolf. We are never disappointed. The food is head-and-shoulders above everything north of Duluth. The exterior looks improbable, but the interior is charming and hospitable. Try the aquavit and blueberry cocktail!

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is a small yet simple restaurant that serves outstanding meals even now during their off season. We had their Walleye Sandwich. It came with a large piece of fish and fresh buns; outstanding. Most important is to save room for dessert. They have an...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This little cafe is a gem! Great food and the service was wonderful. Drive an hour and a half to try it. Well worth it. I had the walleye sandwich so so good! The coffee was tasty. The atmosphere was wonderful as well. Going to...More

Thank Stephyoungberg
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The Lemon Wolf is a small restaurant with limited hours but planning ahead to get there when open is well worth the effort. We were there in the winter when their menus is abbreviated but oh my, the goodness of their freshly prepared meals. And...More

Thank Gail G
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Not your usual deep fried Up North food, This chef and staff know how to kick it up a notch. The Aquavit drinks were creative and good! the fish was nicely prepared and the coconut cream pie was to die for.we would definately go back!

Thank Katyevee
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Finally made it to the North Shore this past week and of course another incredible meal at the Lemon Wolf Cafe. The hot beef was the best and the Coconut Cream Pie is a delicious treat that you will find no where else. The excellent...More

Thank Jerry L
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Betty C
31 December 2015|
Response from Mliswil22 | Property representative |
Hi! I think you will have to re-write it as you have to be a member to pat reviews! Thank-you so much for taking the time to do this, it really helps!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway 61, Beaver Bay, MN 55601
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Beaver Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 218-226-7225
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Lemon Wolf Cafe is a small Bistro, serving only the finest chef prepared meals. We have fresh handcrafted breads, soups and award winning desserts! We specialize in Fresh Lake Superior Fish. Stop in, enjoy a relaxing meal prepared by a Chef who cares! We have a large selection of beer and wine. We are located right on Highway 61 in Beaver Bay.We now serve Cocktails. We do not take reservations from May 1 to Nov 1
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