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Tavern of Northfield

) #1 of 46 Restaurants in Northfield ££ - £££ American, ,
212 Division St S, Northfield, MN 55057-5194
+1 507-663-0342
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (13 reviews)
“lasagna” (9 reviews)
“french dip” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
212 Division St S, Northfield, MN 55057-5194
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Reviewed 5 days ago

There were 3 of us. We had the loaded tavern potatoes for an appetizer. Very generous portion and were excellent. One of us had gourmet mac & cheese, another roast beef dip sandwich and the third had beef tips and rice. All three were excellent...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 5 days ago

When I visit Minnesota I always want a chance to eat Walleye. The Tavern does a great job with their pan fried Walleye. My daughter had a salmon Caesar that was good and my granddaughter had the kids grilled cheese. We also went to the...More

Thank SeattleBuster
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Three of us called in for lunch to this atmospheric restaurant. Friendly staff showed us to a less crowded part of the area and also away from the air con fraught which was nice. Good and varied menu, I had a Ceaser salad and beef...More

Thank Satravelforlife
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a place with atmosphere -- downtown Northfield, on the Cannon River. Food is good; service is fast; prices are very reasonable.

Thank MNKate2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Tavern is a fun place to eat, drink and hang out. The food is good, with a more authentic Italian/American taste. The selection at the bar is what you'd expect to find in most restaurants. The decor is vintage and really does feel like...More

Thank Corey P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They have a wonderful breakfast. My favorite is their omelet with everything. I've also enjoyed their salads at lunchtime.

Thank nagyzeus
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I think the hotel and this restaurant on the lower level have seen better days. We did have a very nice and attentive service (I think a local college student) but we were not too excited about either of our entrees.

Thank mothership1
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We went to eat at this charming old restaurant and were pleasantly surprised. Appetizers were half off as were draft beers and well drinks. We all got appetizers thinking we'd order dinner if we were still hungry. We weren't. The portions were large and very...More

Thank winniec1
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We ate on patio and thoroughly enjoyed our meal. The beef brisket sandwich was fantastic as well as the Parmesan peppercorn sandwich.

Thank luluden
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I have dined at the Tavern in Northfield several times and always enjoyed the location, food, and the servers. It is a great place for Sunday breakfast or lunch or supper anytime. The location is right downtown Northfield underneath the old historic hotel and adjacent...More

Thank Joannie J
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.14 miles away
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.24 miles away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 Division St S, Northfield, MN 55057-5194
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Northfield
  • Phone Number: +1 507-663-0342
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