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Grandma's Saloon & Grill

££ - £££American, ,
522 S Lake Ave, Canal Park, Duluth, MN 55802-2310
+1 218-727-4192
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“wild rice soup” (53 reviews)
“steak cheese” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
522 S Lake Ave, Canal Park, Duluth, MN 55802-2310
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went with family and friends and we all had great service. Seating A+++++++++ Food and drinks A+++++++ Service and speed A+++++++++++++ for a Friday night. Servers A++++++++++++ Thank you Grandma's Saloon & Grill for Top Notch Service.

Thank dennisburdick43
Jill T, General Manager at Grandma's Saloon & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Ah, thanks!!!! You're A+++++++++ in our books! We appreciate your taking the time to give us such a great review!

Reviewed 6 days ago

Up in Duluth for a hockey tournament and stopped at Grandma's for dinner on Friday with a group of 7. The food was good but our waitress was busy and never came back to offer us anything after the initial order and then when the...More

Thank mntravelers5
Jill T, General Manager at Grandma's Saloon & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for dining with us and for sharing your feedback. I am sorry for any confusion that occurred with pricing. We do have two different menus, a lunch and dinner menu. At dinner the entrees come with a salad, at lunch they do not....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided at the spur of the moment to go to Duluth for the weekend (since it was going to be the last good weather of the season). We went to Grandmas for an early dinner. Although the place was packed we really didn't have...More

Thank Sue A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Omg the chicken tetrazzini Over noodles is amazing. Tuesday it’s part of a lunch special (winter only I believe) you must try it!

1  Thank Onceuponastar9
Jill T, General Manager at Grandma's Saloon & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the nice review! The Chicken Tetrazzini is one of our most popular items. I am so happy you enjoyed it!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Grandma's in Duluth is a frequent stop. It is conveniently located on Canal Park. The food is good and filling. My Rueben was excellent! What was perplexing to us was the many empty tables they had when we stopped in at 4:00 p.m but how...More

Thank 123LeAMP
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A "must do" in Canal Park. Go early, as the place crowds up! Fun atmosphere, friendly service, and good food. Lots of choices. I highly recommend the salmon. Weather permitting, go upstairs, through the bar, and out the back doors for outdoor seating on a...More

Thank texlawyer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The steak Philly french sandwich was amazing. The ameretto chocolate cheesecake may be the best cheesecake I've ever had. Nice atmosphere

Thank Matthew M
Jill T, General Manager at Grandma's Saloon & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the nice review! You picked two of my favorites, I am so glad you enjoyed them!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there on a Saturday for early lunch with about 15 in our group. They were very easy to work with and we all got seated quickly, it helped to be before the lunch rush. We all got our food fairly quick and several...More

Thank Vern T
Jill T, General Manager at Grandma's Saloon & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for dining with us and sharing your experience! I am so happy to hear you enjoyed the soup!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had not eaten here before and gave it a try. We had to wait quite awhile before being seated but it was a weekend and there was a lot of activity in the bay. Food was good!..Single rings Godfather Loaded, Wild Cranberry Meatloaf and...More

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dined at Grandma's on Sunday night with our Grandchildren. Came to Duluth to visit Bentleyville. Thought we would beat the rush and went early, around 4:30. Service was very slow, the server was not friendly. Prices are very expensive for what little you get....More

Thank Peggy F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 522 S Lake Ave, Canal Park, Duluth, MN 55802-2310
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth
  • Phone Number: +1 218-727-4192
  • E-mail
Since 1976 Grandma’s Saloon & Grill has been a casual but lively adventure to the past where value and customer service are at the center of everything we do. You’re surrounded by authentic antiques, collectibles, and an eager staff ready and willing to please. The award winning food includes overstuffed sandwiches and burgers; USDA choice steaks; house specialty pasta and wild rice dishes; appetizers include nationally recognized homemade onion rings, chicken wings, and stuffed mushrooms. It’s an eyeful as well as a mouthful. The legacy of customer satisfaction has been handed down by the Italian immigrant who started it all, “Grandma” Rosa Brochi. Everything she did in her early boarding house business included “100% customer satisfaction,” words that we still live by today. Grandma’s Saloon & Grill is real history, real antiques, real service, and really good food! A dining experience of legendary indulgence. The original Grandma’s Saloon & Grill is located at the foot of the historic Aerial Lift Bridge, at the tip of Lake Superior. Seasonal deck dining and the new rooftop lounge includes this spectacular view.
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