Being out in the Grand Rapids north woods can definitely work up a healthy appetite. For a quick bite to eat or the opportunity to savor exquisite cuisine, choose one of many Grand Rapids dining establishments to satisfy that hard-earned hunger.
Grand Rapids and the surrounding area offers a wide variety of eateries from charming bistros, to large banquet facilities, to the local place where all the locals go to eat. From family restaurants to a special night out for two; from coffee shops to drive-ins, Grand Rapids offers menus to suit every appetite. Come experience the unique cuisine of Minnesota’s nature.
Dining in Grand Rapids Minnesota
Weekly & Monthly Events
Our Aerie offers the largest selection of Pull-tabs in the Grand Rapids Area with 17 boxes to choose from. Rapids Aerie conducts Bingo every (non-holiday) Thursday evening, complete with 10 and 50 cent pull-tabs and snack bar. Early Bird Bingo starts at 6:45 – regular bingo starts at 7:00.
Auxiliary Saturday Bar Bingo, every (non-holiday) Saturday starting @ 2:00PM
Every Friday is Fraternal Night featuring an Aerie or Auxiliary Special Dinner such as Fish Fry, Taco and Margarita Night, Pizza Buffet, Birthday Dinner (Auxiliary), Monthly Specials (Aerie & Aux).
Fraternal Night Friday: 1st Friday – Fish Fry, 2nd is Taco & Margarita, 3rd is Pizza Buffet Night, 4th is Auxiliary night & the 5th Fridays are the Food Committee’s Monthly Special.
Lunch is served every Monday through Friday at 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM, cost $3-$5.
Evening Menu: Monday – Thursday and Saturday from 5:30 – 8:00 PM.
Pizza and Sloppy Joes served on Sunday.
Whether you are looking for a casual meal as you pass through Grand Rapids, an appetizer served with your favorite beverage, or a fine dinner with a glass of wine, the Forest Lake Restaurant truly does have something for everyone. Enjoy exceptional food, a friendly atmosphere and a magnificent view from our natural log building overlooking beautiful Forest Lake located in the scenic north woods of Grand Rapids, MN.
Since 1980, John and Deb Fredrickson have been a part of the Forest Lake Restaurant and welcome you to enjoy a delicious dining experience in one of their three distinct settings.
- The Restaurant opens daily at 7am and serves a complete menu of breakfast, lunch and dinner options.
- The Lounge opens daily at 11am and offers the same full lunch, dinner and appetizer menu as the restaurant, but in a relaxed bar atmosphere. The menu is available Sunday–Thursday until 10pm and Friday–Saturday until 11pm.
- The Downstairs Steakhouse is your choice for top quality choice steaks, fresh fish specials, broiled seafood and nightly Prime Rib.
You can enjoy the Forest Lake’s specialty—tender BBQ Ribs, basted in our house recipe BBQ sauce—in any dining area you choose!
Visit us soon at the Forest Lake where you’ll experience delicious food and great service, all with a gorgeous view of the lake.
Established in 1991 in Longville, MN, Florio’s moved to Cohasset in 2007. A family owned business since the beginning. Kitchen hours are 10:00am-10:00pm!
Jimmy John’s – Subs so fast you’ll freak! Stop by our location, call for delivery, or order online at jimmyjohns.com
Days/Hours of Operation: 11 am – 10 pm
Dining at the 17th Street Grill at the Timberlake Lodge™ is a true feast for the senses. Our chefs prepare gourmet cuisine with style and skill unique in the Grand Rapids area. Featured cuisines also include, American fare, gluten free, vegetarian and fine dining.
The 17th Street Grill offers the “best deal in town” for a quality lunch at a reasonable price. Stop in and enjoy a tasty and affordable lunch from our Lunch Menu
For a memorable dining experience, 17th Street Grill’s DinnerMenu. We offer steaks grilled to perfection, fantastic seafood selections, and much more.
17th Street Grill offers an extensive drink menu that includes; a generous wine list, domestic and imported beers as well as all of your favorite spirits. Don’t forget to try our signature cocktail, the Timbertini.
Open Monday through Saturday for lunch and dinner. Closed Sundays. Need to make a reservation or have questions about our menu, call our expert restaurant staff for more info 218.326.2600. You can also keep up to date with all happenings on our Facebook page!
Sit back, relax and allow our staff to not only meet, but exceed your expectations of a quality dining attraction in Grand Rapids.
We make fresh Pasties everyday. Root vegetables wrapped in a golden crust. 6 Varieties, sold half baked, to freeze, or bake at home. We also sell fully baked during the lunch, or dinner hour.
Mon – Fri: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sat: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
DINING ROOM HOURS
Breakfast & Lunch
6:30am to 2:00pm
4:30pm to 9:00pm
Friday & Saturday
11:30am to 1:00am
Sunday – Thursday
11:30am to 12:00am
Brewed Awakenings’ specialties are: Vegetarian soups made from the most local, fresh, organic ingredients available and Gelato (Italian Ice Cream) made in house weekly, with 12 flavors in the case at all times! Vegetarian and Gluten-free choices for entrees and snacks.
Mon – Sat. 6:30am to 6:30pm