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Northern Waters Smokehaus

394 S Lake Ave, Suite 106, Duluth, MN 55802-2325
+1 218-724-7307
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“smoked fish” (136 reviews)
“pastrami” (36 reviews)
“sandwiches” (195 reviews)
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American, International, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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394 S Lake Ave, Suite 106, Duluth, MN 55802-2325
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We found this spot off the highway in the downtown area and were not disappointed. The bread is thick and crusty with wholesome ingredients. We both had the pastrami sandwich and left happily stuffed. My only recommendation would be to share the sandwich as it...More

Thank Ione S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had the smoked salmon bagel. Fresh and delicious. I don't know if they make there own breads, but it sure tasted like it. Always a line, no matter when we go, but they are pretty fast and friendly. They have different kinds of smoked fish....More

Thank 158connie
Reviewed 5 days ago

I liked this place,but it is a fast food type of place, without the food tasting like fast food. I really thought they served some interesting and tasty dishes. However, I am not a big fan of ordering at a counter and then picking it...More

Thank tommyboyks
Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister & I split a smoked salmon salad and the Slammin' Gordon and we are still talking about how good it all tasted! I will ALWAYS stop there for lunch when in Duluth!!

Thank 30phyllisb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Picked up traditional smoked salmon as well as corned beef and a tub of pimento cheese spread for my friends to initiate my new deck! Great food and fun friends!

Thank SunnySis60
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Great place for lunch. Limited seating so I would recommend togo if the weather is not good. Smoked salmon was the best I have had. It was the Cajun Finn...................... $12.50 Haus-smoked Cajun salmon, green onion cream cheese, roasted red peppers, pepperoncini & lettuce on...More

Thank billhJ1280CT
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Got the northern and was very good! Rated 4 stars because of seating. Very limited. But food is very good and fresh!

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

I ordered The Phoebe with the maple-smoked turkey and kimchi and it was fantastic, especially the bread and turkey. The kimchi was a little overpowering but I just took some of it off. I inhaled it. I was surprised to see when I picked it...More

Thank Barb A
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Popular place so expect a long line and may have to wait for a table outside. Sandwiches were large and very good and fresh. I loved the Pastrami Mommy and my husband loved the Reuben. Menu is only on the wall and is a bit...More

Thank VacationTravelerMB
Reviewed 12 August 2017

This was a wonderful place to eat. It's very different and unique. They specialize in smoked-fish and other meats and offers a sizable menu of gourmet sandwiches.

Thank 3MG1949
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Mariette H
6 August 2016|
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Response from Kelly R | Reviewed this property |
No- it's a tiny, tiny spot and you'll be lucky if you can get a chair inside.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 15
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 21:00
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10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 394 S Lake Ave, Suite 106, Duluth, MN 55802-2325
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth
  • Phone Number: +1 218-724-7307
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