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Water's Edge Bar and Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Seafood
731 Minnesota 29, Starbuck, MN
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good26%
  • Average30%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
22 May 2017
“Average bar food”
13 Mar 2017
“Amazing Views”
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
731 Minnesota 29, Starbuck, MN
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Menu has not changed in a long time. Salad bar was good and the selection was good. Soup is poor. tables were sticky and no place mats or silverware. Ordered a side od hashbrowns and got french fries. New computer system for wait staff must...More

Thank Larry J
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is a great restaurant/bar. One can sit and look over the lake-both inside and outdoors in the summer. They also have one of the best salad bars around!

Thank MKaye66
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Atmosphere was nice...they put us in a spot that was very nice and semi-private. Salad bar was great, food was good but service was not the best. We each had gotten a cocktail from the bar (the bartenders definitely made some good drinks!) but took...More

Thank Heidi S
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Visited there recently with friends. Good salad bar, typical menu with good food, reasonable price, clean with awesome view of Lake Minnewaska. Can mostly get seated in no time. They did have a broken booth that I was wondering why they don't fix?

Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Actually had dinner here twice. Once inside and then outside. Ribs, fish and Alfredo . The ribs were excellent and plentiful. The fish was good. The Alfredo was only so so. The sauce was not a true cream sauce. The value and staff was very...More

Thank Gerry S
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The view of Lake Minnewaska at the restaurant is great. The walleye was also very good, although the pork chops were overcooked. The other guests were satisfied. Try to sit away from the bar as it is a little noisy.

Reviewed 22 July 2016

Have been here one time before about 3 years ago. Not much has changed. Still a lakeside restaurant and bar. Salad bar is still a bit small but fresh. I order the grilled seafood platter. Walleye filet, nice sized shrimp and scallops. Only complaint was...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Great view, ok food and fun atmosphere. Local icon that has been there for decades! Good fries, dessert and ice cream drinks.

Thank Honeyqueen2
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

The fried chicken was really good as was the salad bar. The ribs were mediocre and the broiled seafood platter was awful. It had watery breaded scallops and the walleye was tough and tasteless. The lakeside view was great but having dining tad next to...More

Thank iluvred
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

My family has had a place at hobo park for over 5 years and have visited waters edge many times. I am sad to report that they have changed. Once upon a time you could get good food with a great salad bar for a...More

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1 September 2016|
Response from Taya S |
Klub is good. Served at lunch on Wednesday’s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 731 Minnesota 29, Starbuck, MN
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Starbuck
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