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Cracker Barrel Old Country Restaurant

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17189 Kenyon Ave, Lakeville, MN 55044-6902
(952) 898-5151
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6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 11:00 pm

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    Very good
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Fast service, good food, friendly wait staff, lots of trinkets to look at.

On our way out of town we wanted a bite to eat before it got too late, so stopped at the Cracker Barrel in Lakeville Minnesota. One of us had fried chicken livers and I am told they were very tasty. I had the breakfast sausage gravy and biscuits and that was quite tasty also. So much food thatwe... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 8, 2015
RileyRants
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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St. Paul, Minnesota
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Love the country homey atmosphere. From the wood decor to the huge fireplace. Food is home cooked goodness. The lobby offers a wide selection to purchase of throwbacks to years gone by from toys, candy, dvds candles, etc. Staff is always welcoming. There is a ways a full parking lot, but wait times are generally not that long. In the... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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88 reviews 88 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

On our way out of town we wanted a bite to eat before it got too late, so stopped at the Cracker Barrel in Lakeville Minnesota. One of us had fried chicken livers and I am told they were very tasty. I had the breakfast sausage gravy and biscuits and that was quite tasty also. So much food thatwe could... More 

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Owatonna, Minnesota
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Came here years ago, and didn't like it then. I always see a full house here, so I decided to try it again. Still the same. I had the cod Friday night special. It was ok, my fries tasted and looked like they were from the day before. The coleslaw was really good. My husband ordered the broiled walleye. It... More 

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Owatonna, Minnesota
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244 reviews 244 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We have eaten at this location many times through the years and it is always Great! From the time you walk in the door, get seated, order taken and delivered. And, the meal is always the same great home style cooking. We like to try something different each visit, and this time it was the Haddock which was awesome. The... More 

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Lakeville, Minnesota, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

The menu is well-known to our family since we live very close to the Lakeville store. Breakfast is always good and a reasonable value. Many of the servers have been there from the beginning and are friendly, outgoing and experienced. Look, if you want a five-star breakfast experience, a place like the Original Pancake House in Edina (owned by the... More 

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Apple Valley
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66 reviews 66 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Was there for breakfast and ordered their Sunrise Platter. Most items were good except the Sawmill Gravy. I am somewhat of an expert on gravy, and the Sawmill Gravy is at the bottom of my list. No pepper flavor, no sausage bits or even sausage flavor. It was kinda congealed to start with and got worse as it cooled. If... More 

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Dunsmuir, California
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67 reviews 67 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I'm from California and am used to great food and spectacular restaurants. Cracker Barrel does not provide either, HOWEVER I really like Cracker Barrel because they provide good comfort food at great prices. We don't have Cracker Barrel in California so I make a special effort to eat at one whenever I am in Texas or Minnesota visiting family. Sort... More 

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

the food and service is very good in this cracker barrel restaurant every time i go there with my wife for a good meal and wonderfull service, also a great shopping place for finding great gifts.

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Waite Park, Minnesota
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61 reviews 61 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We stop at Cracker Barrels whenever we travel south from Minnesota. I have to say the Lakeville one is one of the best ones. The food has that south Midwest flavor...and yes calories, that you learn to cherish if you ever lived down south. Nice selection, descent prices, great ambience (love the wood burning large fireplace and gift shop), and... More 

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52 reviews 52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

This place is so slow that when I got my food part of it was good and part of it was bad but did not want to send it back because I thought it would be breakfast time before I got my food back. The waitress was pleasant I hope she does not have to share her tips with the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 17189 Kenyon Ave, Lakeville, MN 55044-6902
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Lakeville
  • Phone Number: (952) 898-5151

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm

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