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Island Lake Inn

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Bar, Pub, American, Delicatessen
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7153 Rice Lake Rd, Duluth, MN 55803-9220
+1 218-721-4343
08:00 - 01:00
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Duluth, Minnesota
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was here with my wife and some of her co-workers for a birthday party. We had great service, and the wings were spot on

Thank derrickw648
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We live 18 miles from island lake inn and when we want a great burger, we head here . One of the best burgers I have had and at age 65, that is a lot of burgers. Very fair priced and very nice decor, with very nice employees.

Thank rickmU9136RJ
Duluth, Minnesota
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67 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

As you walk through the doors of the Island Lake Inn, located on 7153 Rice Lake Rd., Duluth, MN 55803, you instantly feel welcomed by the smiling, happy faces of the other customers and staff. It’s a “seat yourself” type of restaurant. Though it’s a restaurant, it does have a bar for the bikers, in the summer, and the sledders,... More 

Thank 8thgrader2015
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119 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

I visited here with my family while my brother was at a local camp site. We had a variety of menu choices. The wings were good. Crispy and a bit spicy. They ran out of nachos. The pizza was good. It took extra time to get the food due to the pizza but that was the best menu choice that... More 

Thank travel4lifeMinnesota
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Great burgers. The homemade fries are to die for. Had the olive burger and hubby had the bacon burger. Both were just right. Good size and tender.

Thank Cyndee C
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Had myself a Bloody Mary and some of the fluffiest, perfect eggs.. The best food Ive ever had around these parts!

1 Thank Alyssa j
Eagle River, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

The first time we visited the Inn with new owners we each had a strange burger made with lamb. While I give points for something new, it was not good. And my wife and I both like lamb. So wanting to give them a fair shake we returned last Friday night. Unfortunately the second time was worse. I had the... More 

Thank F L
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2015

friend's band was playing there that evening, ordered some food and drink, watching them playing and having chitchat with friends, very pleasant and fun

Thank Qing Z
Duluth, MN
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2013

The Island Lake Inn is one of the only restaurants in the area, so its a good thing that the food is tasty. After a day of fishing and boating on Island Lake it is always fun to stop in for a burger. The restaurant is recently remodeled and is plenty spacious inside. My favorite is the olive and cream... More 

Thank deepbluetraveler
Duluth, Minnesota
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76 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2012

We visit the Island Lake Inn a couple times a summer because it is a nice distance from our house so we hop on the Harley and head out for a meal and drinks. Food is good, but portions are little and price is higher. The place used to be cozy and after the remodel it feels to much like... More 

1 Thank Sheilarae71

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub, American, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7153 Rice Lake Rd, Duluth, MN 55803-9220
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth
  • Phone Number: +1 218-721-4343

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?