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Old Log Cabin Restaurant

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9726 Scandia Trail, Forest Lake, MN
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Description: "Absolutely great food, especially the broasted chicken and potatoes. They...
"Absolutely great food, especially the broasted chicken and potatoes. They do not accept reservations but will accomodate large groups when possible. We love to eat here when traveling to MN. I highly recommend their food!"
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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 2
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
There's a Reason It Is Always Packed

Been going to Log Cabin for probably 20 years and I don't think I have ever had a bad meal. The waitresses are always friendly, the service is fast, and the food is delicious! Highly recommend the broasted chicken!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
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St. Paul, MN
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St. Paul, MN
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Been going to Log Cabin for probably 20 years and I don't think I have ever had a bad meal. The waitresses are always friendly, the service is fast, and the food is delicious! Highly recommend the broasted chicken!

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Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
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46 reviews 46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

...this past Sunday wasn't the best experience. Don't get me wrong, this is one of our favorite restaurants and it's a good thing it's 30 miles from our home or we'd be there every night of the week. So when I say what I need to say it's because I want the best for Old Log. It was fairly busy... More 

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41 reviews 41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Bloody Mary's are really seasoned and come with a monster meat stick. The deep fried fish and chips could feed 3 people! No need for Friday's all you can eat fish fry

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Scandia, Minnesota
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48 reviews 48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

My 7 year old daughter and I love to go here for dinner and split the fish dinner. We both leave with our bellies very happy. The food and service are both great.

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Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
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46 reviews 46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

My wife and I enjoy trying new restaurants around our region, not minding to drive a while for a good experience. It just happened that we discovered the Old Log Cabin restaurant a year or so ago and have returned several times. Over time we've been trying to replace our former favorite, The Vineyard in Anoka, and haven't been able... More 

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24 reviews 24 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

If you eat here you get a lot of home Cooking. Very Homey old style eatery. The atmosphere is like a Local Pub that people wait in line to Enjoy.

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Forest Lake
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is a great place to eat with or without the kids. The broasted chicken is really good, they are known for it. The fish is also real good, we go on Wednesdays for all you can eat. I also like the cabin steak dinner. It's a god piece of meat with potatoes any stile,I get the fried mushrooms piled... More 

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Forest Lake, Minnesota
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We have eaten here several times and never been disappointed. It's a great local place; love the log cabin decor and food. It could be busy on a weekend, but go early, it's worth it. The service has always been top notch, with friendly, efficient servers. The steaks and fish & seafood are especially delicious, as are the home made... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

Very popular/busy old time place. Advise early arrival (especially week-ends). Broad menu. Great lunch specials. Usually 4 or more daily soup choices. Prices are very reasonable. Food consistently good. Service is usually very good.

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Lindstrom, Minnesota
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

Our party of 5 arrived Saturday October 11th at 5:30pm and were told that it would be approximately 20-25 minutes to be seated. We were seated after 20 min. We ordered 3 glasses of wine, a rum & coke, and a Bloody Mary. The wines and rum and coke were fine but the Bloody Many was watery. We ordered onion... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9726 Scandia Trail, Forest Lake, MN
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Forest Lake

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Description

"Absolutely great food, especially the broasted chicken and potatoes. They do not accept reservations but will accomodate large groups when possible. We love to eat here when traveling to MN. I highly recommend their food!"
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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