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Slippery's Tavern and Restaurant

) #3 of 11 Restaurants in Wabasha ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
10 Church Ave, Wabasha, MN 55981-1214
+1 651-565-4748
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (23 reviews)
“potatoes” (11 reviews)
“ribs” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
10 Church Ave, Wabasha, MN 55981-1214
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Reviews (215)
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11 - 20 of 215 reviews

Reviewed 7 March 2017

One of our destinations during our trip motorcycle trip down the Mississippi last summer. Always wanted to go to Slipperys since I first saw the movie Grumpy Old Men. We pulled up to be greeted by wood cutout characters from the movie on a bench...More

Thank easyrider67
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

great burgers, great bloody marys, and a server named Taylor with an amazing personality! we definitely left happy, not grumpy!

Thank Terry A
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We headed to the area for a quiet vacation. Slippery's was on our must try list. Food was ok, nothing really special, service was great and the atmosphere outside was amazing.

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Menu was not accurate, drinks were not well made, service was lacking and when we told the waitress the mushrooms weren't cooked enough....she said "that's what I've heard". That said, they opened (after being closed for the winter) the day before Grumpy Old Men Days....More

1  Thank Sinker123
Reviewed 13 February 2017

stopped for lunch on a rainy Fall day, looking for a nice lunch and a quiet place to talk to an old friend. The location is wonderful with great river views, our waitress was wonderful with suggestions, kept the tea and coffee cups filled. The...More

Thank angry21555
Reviewed 11 January 2017

This is a tourist trap, probably due to the Grumpy Old Men movie franchise. Went in with great expectations. Only great thing is the view of the river and the wait staff and atmosphere. Food was from the freezer to the fryer to the table....More

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Slippery's has a great view of the Mississippi River with outdoor seating. Great to stop on boat or bike. Food is a real hit or miss.

Thank 1269nh
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We dined here because of the connection with the Grumpy Old Men movies. The food was very good. We took a short walk along the river from the Eagle Center. Grumpier old men was playing in the bar, but the sound was turned down so...More

Thank FloBear2013
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We went here for lunch and had a window seat so we could observe the action on the river. Lunch was excellent, waiter had a good knowledge of the area and was willing to take the time to chat with us. The ducks was a...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 25 October 2016

WONDERFUL FOOD, service was great, overlooking the river. Had a little gift shop...Grumpy old men endorsed.

Thank Cindy P
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are they open Mondays for Dinner?
21 April 2017|
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Response from FloBear2013 | Reviewed this property |
They are open until 9 PM.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Church Ave, Wabasha, MN 55981-1214
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Wabasha
  • Phone Number: +1 651-565-4748
  • E-mail
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