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West Forty Restaurant

906 First Street West, Park Rapids, MN 56470
(218)732-9717
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Ranked #14 of 39 Restaurants in Park Rapids
Cuisines: American
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English first
Faribault, Minnesota, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

The food is good and you get a lot of it. The only thing the service is very slow and tends to help the hometown customers more than the visiting travelers. I would recommend that you call and make reservations ahead of time (Saturday & Sunday) otherwise you are going to wait forever.

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Palmer, Alaska
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Good family restaurant. Service is usually good. I prefer their breakfasts. Charming atmosphere with farming motif.

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Coal Valley, IL
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

tremendous service for a large group. we knew the food would be good as we've eaten lunch there many, many times over the years

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Winnipeg, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Good old fashioned farm food in a modern large open spaced Quonset surrounded by history. Excellent liver and onions!

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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

My husband and I had the Philly sandwich. It was very good! Bun fresh, melted cheese just right. Place clean. Place decorated with farm stuff. We were there mid afternoon on a Sunday. Not too busy, Service was good, she checked on us several times. Will go back.

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Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

This must be the place to eat, it was very busy, the service was good and the food was a little greasy but tasted good.

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Wanted to try a nice little restaurant downtown, but they were closed on Sunday afternoon. Service was excellent. Food ok.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

It's a great greasy spoon breakfast with large portions & reliable flavor. Lunch & dinner not recommended. Cavernous space invokes farm life... I guess. Their motto, "Not a half bad place to eat," pretty well sums it up.

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Casselton, North Dakota, United States
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46 reviews 46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

We stopped at the West Forty restaurant on a Sunday morning. Luckily we beat the church rush! Waitress was fantastic. No rushing us to order. Brought coffee and water right when we sat down. She gave us a few recommendations. When the food was brought to our table it was hot. Even the toast! Portions were huge. We were very... More 

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New Port Richey, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Another great find in Park Rapids. Really good food and a very intelligent waitress. There was a large party in the dining room, about 20 people. The waitresses came over and said she didn't want to hurry us, but she would really like to get our order into the kitchen before the orders of the 20 people. Wow! I was... More 

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Address: 906 First Street West, Park Rapids, MN 56470
Phone Number: (218)732-9717
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Park Rapids
Cuisine: American

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