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Bonfire Wood Fire Cooking - Woodbury

1424 Weir Dr, Woodbury, MN 55125 (Formerly Axel's Bonfire)
651-730-5150
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Ranked #16 of 72 Restaurants in Woodbury
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Valley Creek
Description: Axel’s Bonfire, commonly known as Bonfire, features real wood-fired cooking giving the food its rich and distinctive grilled flavor. The relaxed, inviting atmosphere is a perfect backdrop for festive, flavorful American cuisine with a unique Southwest flair. Focusing on quality and freshness, Bonfire prefers to purchase ingredients locally and all food is Trans- fat free and prepared from scratch, including sauces and dressings. The family-friendly restaurant’s signature items include wood-fired pizza, spit-roasted meat, sizzling fajitas, salads, pastas and make-your-own pizzas for kids.
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Oakdale, Minnesota
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

My fiance has been here many times and with very few exceptions has thoroughly enjoyed it. Unfortunately this was not one of them. It started out well - we were seated quickly, and our server was friendly, professional, and prompt. We ordered the Chicken Quesadillas appetizer which was the best part of our entire meal. That, her green beans, my... More 

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Hudson, Wisconsin
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306 reviews 306 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Came here for dinner with my wife and we got seated promptly with a reservation at the fire. The service was great, but the food was just ok. My wife got the battered walleye (had to sub walleye instead of Pike). She said it was good but needed more seasoning. I got the beef medallions and one was good and... More 

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Kaukauna, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We were looking for a bar to watch the football game and found it and much more! Smells were so enticing we stayed to eat and glad we did. Menu was diverse enough so everyone had a tough time choosing, even me who eats gluten free!! Service was great but food was even better.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Dinner out with another couple, everyone ordered fish. Guys had the Fish Fry which was northern pike instead of cod. Served with fries and coleslaw - portions were HUGE, flavor was neither good nor bad - just "fine". Women both had Walleye Tacos. Three generous, flavorless tacos served with flavorless white rice and black beans with not enough cilantro (the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Whatever you try, do not try their steaks! Our party of four decided to go and celebrate New Years Eve and have a nice dinner. Two of us had the drunk and dirty Sirloin. I asked how big the Sirloin was as I thought it was strange that they wouldn't list it on the menu and our waiter looked down... More 

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Hastings
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48 reviews 48 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We stopped in early on a Friday evening without a reservation and received great service. The restaurant filled up shortly after we arrived. We were in time for the happy hour from 3-6 and there were some very good prices. The portion sizes were larger than anticipated. The specialties from the "wood fire" ovens were very flavorful the other menu... More 

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Minnetonka, Minnesota
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Went here for dinner one night absolutely loved the low lighting and smell of the wood burning as you walk through the door. The menu was greatly designed the new fiesta salad was amazing, I would definitely recommended. Service was great from the hostess to our waiter very smiley and polite. I definitely will be going back here again soon.

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Baraboo, Wisconsin
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97 reviews 97 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

My partner and I stopped here on the way out of the Twin Cities for dinner. It was a great experience with just a couple small caveats. Their wood-fired pizza is terrific. The flavors are great, the chicken is tender and succulent, and it's a large portion size. It may seem like an odd downside, but they perhaps put too... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

When you walk in and get the smell of the wood burning it just enhances you to eat!and.... of course the service is very good!

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Woodbury, Minnesota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The new menu is not as appealing as the old one, and the prices have increased considerably. I preferred the previous offerings.

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Additional Information about Bonfire Wood Fire Cooking - Woodbury

Address: 1424 Weir Dr, Woodbury, MN 55125 (Formerly Axel's Bonfire)
Phone Number: 651-730-5150
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Woodbury
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: American

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