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Blackwater Lounge

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
American, Bar, Sushi
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231 E Superior St, Duluth, MN 55802-2140
+1 218-740-0436
Today
16:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Tue - Wed 16:00 - 23:00
Thu - Sat 16:00 - 01:00
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Minnesota
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

#: 453240441 We had the fondue and it was great . It was way to dark in there to see the menu. Drinks where wonderful. I won't be going back. The women's work outfits where very low cut and made us feel uncomfortable .

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Thank hambel60
Duluth, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff is always friendly. And gives us tips and options on their favorite drinks! Always a great time!

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Thank tyarra2003
Duluth, Minnesota
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been here many times. The drinks are always good. It's a swanky place so no baseball hats or jeans.

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Thank Farnhamfour
Superior, WI
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful! We had the fondue and the wontons - both were awesome! I think the wontons should be plated at 8 though; 6 was a little skimpy!

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Thank Julie H
Minneapolis, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They have an excellent happy hour with bites to eat and martinis for $5! June in January is my favorite!

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Thank Katie S
Duluth, Minnesota
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

To be fair it was ladies night, but not enough bartenders to make drinks. It took about 10-15 minutes to get a drink ordered and then another 10-15 minutes to receive it

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Thank 251kim
Duluth, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Always enjoy Blackwater with my girlfriends! Great food, great drinks, lots of fun and laughter. Thank you for taking care of us and letting us be a little rowdy!

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Thank maygolfergal
Duluth, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Date night and Blackwater was a great stop. The service was quick and friendly and the sushi was delicious! Happy Hour prices are a great value

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Thank Aurora K
Duluth
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

My husband and I go for happy hour regularly as well as to listen to the Maxi Child's Trio. Its out favorite weekend escape

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Thank ashwisz16
Duluth
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

It is always a nice atmosphere and a pleasant visit at Blackwater, usually we go Thursday nights but this time we went after the Nutcracker on Friday and had a lobster bisque soup and fondue for 2 which are both always perfect

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$18
Cuisine
American, Bar, Sushi
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 01:00
Friday
16:00 - 01:00
Saturday
16:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 231 E Superior St, Duluth, MN 55802-2140
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth
  • Phone Number: +1 218-740-0436
Description
Black Water Lounge is Duluth's premiere martini lounge. With a full bar, hand-crafted cocktails, exquisite lounge food, live jazz music and lady's night, Black Water is the finest upscale martini bar in the Duluth-Superior area. Black Water Lounge is located in Duluth's Old Downtown and was once the home of the Black Bear Lounge in the historic Greysolon Plaza. Host an event at Black Water's Manhattan Room - perfecy for Anniversary Parties, Engagement Parties, Birthdays & Corporate Gatherings! Rent the entire lounge on a Sunday for your larger group!

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Chetek, Wisconsin
10 months ago

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?