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Anchor Bar

413 Tower Ave, Superior, WI 54880-1048
+1 715-394-9747
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“olive burger” (33 reviews)
“fries” (109 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (12 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
413 Tower Ave, Superior, WI 54880-1048
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Reviewed yesterday

I have always wanted try it. My whole family was not disappointed. Great Burgers, Cheap Prices, and we loved every bit of the place. Not fancy, I see other complaints about service.. ours was good, but it is was slow. .what do you expect from...More

Thank amorace
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Small venue but seating outside as well. Where else can you go get a burger for $5? If you sit inside you can view ship memorabilia. 4 adults, 3 kids and lunch tab $62. Worth it. Remember cash, no cards.

Thank kellyberg06
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Anchor is the place to go for fantastic burgers and great fries. The ambiance is unbeatable. Cozy, comfortable and a little chaotic at times. This place is worth the short drive from Duluth. Definitely worth it. The prices can’t be beat to boot.

Thank TheMonte
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is definitely a dive, but it is SO worth it! The beef is very juicy and has great taste. Their French fries are also delicious.

Thank Amy K
Reviewed 1 week ago

The local shopkeeper that referred us to this bar said the hardest thing about this bar was resisting the impulse to turn around and leave when you first walked through the door! it's definitely got a dive atmosphere, but the burgers we ate there were...More

Thank ArcadyOmaha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I eat cheeseburgers everywhere. I have never had such a dry overcooked burger. I suppose you when your drunk everything taste good. The fries were ok. I could cook a better burger and fries at home. The place is very historic and has cool decor....More

Thank 2040futureman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to experience something outside the normal chain restaurant, and this place was recommended to us. At one glance, I was hesitant to go in ;) BUT..once you get past the initial dive bar exterior, we found an eclectic, fun atmosphere! The menu was...More

Thank Lyn T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure why this place gets such high marks. Food is grossly over cooked. Every time I've been there. And they have always been understaffed. Been there three times. Just to make sure. Wont go back. Too many other good places in the area.

Thank bobbersdown
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Locals rave about this funky bar/hamburger joint. We aren't locals and were served dry hamburgers that were literally charred black around the edges. The french fries ranged from being hard enough to use as nails to almost raw - in one basket. My basket had...More

Thank ChubbyElf
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Amazing burgers! Amazing atmosphere and the place is just full of character AND characters! As mentioned. no cards but for some very odd reason they take checks.........go figure. Have no fear as there is an ATM inside just in case you are cash poor and...More

Thank jbuck55
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:30
11:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 413 Tower Ave, Superior, WI 54880-1048
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Superior
  • Phone Number: +1 715-394-9747
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