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Tobies Restaurant and Bakery

404 Fire Monument Rd, Hinckley, MN 55037-8336
+1 320-384-6174
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good26%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
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“caramel rolls” (80 reviews)
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404 Fire Monument Rd, Hinckley, MN 55037-8336
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It can get crazy busy but it's worth the stop!! It's a great place to stop between the twin cities and Duluth!! Get a caramel roll and a cup of coffee, people watch a bit and you're back on the road in no time!

Thank Lee L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We met family here for lunch, and I was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food. There were a lot of options on the menu - maybe too many - but our table enjoyed a great variety. I was happy with my grilled chicken...More

Thank Kayla G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The coffee is hot, the cinnamon French toast was delicious, and our waitress, who had been on the job for 30 some years was very good. Add in a bakery chock full of breads, cinnamon rolls and more, and a cute gift shop. A great...More

Thank fredbon
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Been stopping at the Tobster for as least 40 years. You really can't go to the cabin without a couple of bags of their delicious bakery. No rules Upnorth, concerning carbs -- a must stop!

Thank Triponeill
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Since buffet at nearly casino had long wait, decided to try Tobie's. We missed the Easter buffet, but had Walleye and Shrimp dinners. I think we surprised the hostess who had her back turned to us and was talking to another employee when we came...More

Thank Marla M
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Best place to stop on Hwy 35 going north or south. Easy to get off the freeway and pull into this 24 hour restaurant. The menu is varied and the bakery is out of this world.

Thank Nancy L
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Tobies has the best doughnuts, bar none!!! I personally love the bismarks... Especially the lemon covered in powdered sugar!! It's a must stop place when traveling... But once you try them, you'll be hooked!

Thank travelinchic37
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Stopped here for breakfast between Minneapolis and Grand Rapids. Coffee was a little weak but fresh. Breakfast was delicious. You just HAVE TO try the freshly baked cinnamon or caramel rolls ! they're outta sight !Restrooms are clean, Service is pleasant and efficient. Price is...More

Thank 528sonjaf
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Stopped in for a couple bakery treats and they sure have 'em got a Apple Fritter and a Nutty Long John. Both made the re4st of the trip to Duluth wonderful.

Thank surestop
Reviewed 5 March 2018

stopped here many time when in the Hinckley area. Breakfast are really good. My husband had the meatloaf, not so good.

Thank sharon k
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 12:00 PM
5:30 AM - 12:00 AM
5:30 AM - 12:00 AM
5:30 AM - 12:00 AM
5:30 AM - 12:00 AM
5:00 AM - 12:00 AM
5:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 404 Fire Monument Rd, Hinckley, MN 55037-8336 (Formerly Tobies)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Hinckley
  • Phone Number: +1 320-384-6174
The Traveler’s Tradition Since 1948 and………. Minnesota’s Famous Halfway Stop! At Tobies we prepare our foods to be thoroughly enjoyed: fresh baked pies, breads and rolls, hearty homemade soups, choice lean meats, popular seafoods, delicate sauces and gravies, savory seasonings and condiments. We take pride in the culinary art. Our widespread reputation and never ending list of friends confirm the fact that there is no substitution for good food. We welcome you to the famous Halfway meeting place and consider it our pleasure to serve you. We invite you to relax before dinner with your favorite beverage from our fine selection of cocktails, beers, wines or Catawba juices.
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