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All 28 Baxter Restaurants

Prairie Bay Restaurant

15115 Edgewood Drive, Baxter, MN 56425
218-824-6444
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Ranked #3 of 28 Restaurants in Baxter
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
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English first
Brainerd, Minnesota
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Try the Build Your Own Bruschetta! Delicious!! The Beet & Goat cheese salad was absolutely amazing. The Chicken Strudel is a so unique and very very good. The servers are very attentive. One of my favorite restaurants in the Brainerd area.

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Minnesota US
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I am probably here about once a month but more during the winter. It is the kind of place that you just want to snuggle up in a booth with your special someone and a delicious bowl of soup. My favorite meal here is the tarragon mushroom fussili pasta. So comforting and decadent! I can't explain the feeling I get... More 

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Yardley, PA
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

While traveling on business to Brainerd, MN we asked our hotel desk clerk for a local recommendation rather than eating at a chain restaurant he recommended Prairie Bay. He promised we would not regret the choice. The restaurant was lovely and had a very eclectic menu. It was certainly not the type of food I would have expected in Brainerd... More 

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Longville, Minnesota
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

On a miserable cold damp fall afternoon we needed a pick up the spirit lunch. Prairie bay has had good reviews so we gave it a try. My wife a foodie thought the choices were wonderful and the food both tasty and abundant. She had the daily soup, sandwich and salad. All tasted good. I had the figs, grapes and... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 via mobile

Late lunch; almost empty on a Tuesday afternoon. The server was pleasant and attentive. We had the French toast ham and cheese sandwich, a Reuben and a wonderful dessert (trio sampler). The ham was tender, French toast a pleasant surprise, the corned beef pulled (not sliced) was delicious (although messy) and the dessert was the highlight of the meal! We... More 

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Savage, MN
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We didn't really know where to eat tonight thought oh well we could go to Olive Garden, not thrilled about that. Then went to the google and found this gem of a restaurant. I had the pork tenderloin and my husband had the short ribs......both excellent. Good choice of wines and we had the Peanut caramel chocolate penne cotta......wow very... More 

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Brainerd, Minnesota
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Prairie Bay is one of those restaurants that you will never forget. As you enter you smell their wood fired oven. The atmosphere is very relaxing. what makes this place so exceptional is that they use locally grown produce. They have unique servings compared to other local restaurants ranging from sushi to great steaks to fantastic appetizers to vegetarian. Some... More 

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Prior Lake, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 via mobile

Great food and service we walked across parking from hotel. We where blowing away with food choices and great service

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Deerwood, Minnesota
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Been to Prairie Bay many times, have tried quite a few different food items. The bartenders, Rachel, Brandon and Shane are great. Friendly, efficient servers. Pizzas have very interesting flavors, chicken, apple, brie is outstanding. Ahi tuna appetizer, salad and sandwich are all very good. Many salads varieties that are big enough for a meal. Fun place to meet with... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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45 reviews 45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We ate here several times during our stay in the Brainerd area. We kept going back because we knew the food was good, the service excellent and the cost reasonable.

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Additional Information about Prairie Bay Restaurant

Address: 15115 Edgewood Drive, Baxter, MN 56425
Phone Number: 218-824-6444
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Baxter
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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