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All 31 Cloquet Restaurants

Family Tradition Restaurant

816 Sunnyside Dr, Cloquet, MN 55720-1157
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Ranked #3 of 31 Restaurants in Cloquet
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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  • English first
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English first
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

This diner has it all. Good food. Large portions and home town appeal. Portions are large. You definitely get your money's worth. Try the omelets.

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Duluth, Minnesota
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

Breakfast is the best! Fast friendly delicious!Enough food to split w your buddy.Hot Turkey or meatloaf sandwich is great home cooking. We literally got our order in 5 minutes

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We've been eating here for years. A favorite stop for breakfast. Great specials and the best pancakes ever! They offer half portions for those who can't eat a large omelet and the bran muffins are excellent. The food is always good, no matter what time of day. The waitresses are friendly and willing to work with you if you'd like... More 

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Floodwood, Minnesota
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Quite often we eat here after church and it's always packed! No frills here, but prices are right and service is fast. Most of the time we have the daily breakfast special but we really like the hot turkey sandwiches! Homemade taste! We get a half portion because there is a mound of turkey and mashed potatoes! Sometimes we need... More 

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Eagan, Minnesota
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

7 of us (4 adults and 3 kids) stopped here on our way to Voyaguer's national park. We all enjoyed our breakfasts. Some had omelets with pancakes. Omelets got good reviews. A few of us had the number one with scrambled eggs, hash browns, and pancakes or a muffin. As other reviews have said, the pancakes were awesome!!! Would go... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

This is the place to go for breakfast. The Big John omelet was amazing, but enough food for two. PANCAKES are Awsome!

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Erhard, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014 via mobile

Went because of the great reviews. Would not go back. The French dip sandwich was one of the worst I have had and the potatoe chips it came with were more crumbs than chips. And it was no bargain.

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

I grew up in Cloquet and moved away several years ago. When I visited Cloquet this past April I went to breakfast here with my boyfriend and my family. The place was packed. My boyfriend says it was the best food he had on the entire visit! The pancakes were just as delicious as I remember them being. The portions... More 

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Laurium, Michigan
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69 reviews 69 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

We have family in Cloquet so when we are there to visit we tend to go out to eat a lot and Family Tradition Restaurant is always a great spot. Breakfast is the best! They have all the favorites on the menu and a daily special. There omelets are huge, I mean really huge! My husband loves the pancakes. They... More 

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Champlin, Minnesota
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

We've only been able to eat here a few times, but each time we get great, friendly service and some of the best home cooked meals around. Breakfasts are fantastic, and you can't go wrong with any of the specials, or regular menu items. Lunch and dinner are also great, and if you leave this place hungry, something must be... More 

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Additional Information about Family Tradition Restaurant

Address: 816 Sunnyside Dr, Cloquet, MN 55720-1157
Phone Number: 218-879-1210
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Cloquet
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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