You’ll find all kinds of fantastic places to eat in the four communities of Cook County, Minnesota: Lutsen-Tofte-Schroeder, Grand Marais, the Gunflint Trail, and Grand Portage.
Some names may be familiar. Others are diamonds waiting to be discovered.
If you know what you and your crew are up for—whether pizza or fresh fish, burgers or world-famous donuts—you can filter dining establishments by food categories on the Interactive Map.
Or, to whet your appetite and perhaps discover a new place to eat, browse by the type of establishment. Are you in the mood for a café or fine dining? Fast food or a tavern? Somewhere with live entertainment?
Our recommendation: Stay a few more days and try them all.
Nyte måltidet! (That’s “Enjoy your meal” in Norwegian.)
At Waves of Superior Spa and Café, nurturing you is our second nature. Our treatments, services and menu are inspired by our natural surroundings.
Enjoy family dining in our mountain view dining room or relax in the expansive bar. In the summer months enjoy outdoor deck dining with spectacular view of Moose Mountain. We are the region’s game-day and live music headquarters featuring a full line up of entertainment during the ski season, and Saturday entertainment in the summer.
Kick back with an espresso or glass of wine in our casual, yet chic north shore bistro. Sample the award-winning pizza, homemade breads, or specialty soups and salads.
Casual Elegance in an unforgettable Dining Room also serving Afternoon Tea during the summer season. Historic Lodge with breathtaking Dining Room on Lake Superior only 15 miles from Grand Marais. A Must See!
The Island View Dining Room serves breakfast, lunch and dinner featuring delicious Northwoods regional specialties like fresh local fish and tender steaks. We are fully licensed with a wide selection of wines, spirits, and beer. The restaurant is open 7 days a week. Reservations are recommended for parties of 12 people or more.
A full, casual menu and plenty of "spirits" to drink. Watch your favorite sporting events. The pub opens weekdays at 4 p.m. and 11:30 a.m. on weekends and holidays.
Slope-side ski-in/ski-out restaurant and tap room. Also accessible by snowmobile and hiking trails. Full menu of American Cuisine. Inside fireplace dining or outdoor patio.
A casual fine-dining experience where the superb quality of food and service is complemented by the stunning views of Lake Superior and the ambiance of this special site.
Experience the Bluefin Grille's sophisticated yet casual atmosphere while savoring the most breathtaking views on the Shore and enjoying our regionally inspired cuisine.
Our dining rooms and patio feature a panoramic view of Gunflint Lake with amazing sights and glorious sunsets. In the winter, deer gather at the feeder outside the dining room windows. We serve hearty Northwoods fare, including a rotating selection of nightly specials. We make extensive use of native ingredients, including wild berries, maple syrup, wild rice, and mushrooms. Our walleye chowder and shore lunch are a Gunflint tradition.
Award winning Cascade Restaurant and Pub features home-cooking at it's best. Serving Breakfast, lunch and dinner with appetizers 1/2 price during daily Happy Hour.