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3450 Gateway Dr, Grand Forks, ND 58203-0816
701-738-8500
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Good breakfast

Stopped here for breakfast on our way back to Winnipeg. Food was good. Coffee hot. Good size portions, good service.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 2, 2014
prairiegal62
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Lockport, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Excellent breakfast. Great service. Good prices. Convenient location. The sausage gravy rocked. Coffee was pretty weak though.

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Grand Forks, North Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Good food off the grill, hot, tasty, and served with a smile. No pretense of being something that they're not! It's a regular drop in place if it's between 10am and noon.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I have been there twice. This second time is the last time. The food is good, the place is quiet and the staff are very nice. The one problem here is the owner. I nicely asked how fresh the caramel rolls were. I was going to take one home depending on when they were made. A woman came out from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

I like orange juice and tried several places during my 10 days in Grand Fork and not other place offered me a good orange juice as the one served in the north side cafe. The garbage omelet is a must to taste.I dont know her name but the waitress was very friendly and she always was able to remember what... More 

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Lockport, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Stopped here for breakfast on our way back to Winnipeg. Food was good. Coffee hot. Good size portions, good service.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Don't expect anything fancy. It is just good, home style cooking. It was a very busy Sunday, so there was a small line. The service was friendly, albeit a little slow because the place was packed. Had a hearty breakfast plate for a little under $10. With a cup of coffee, it was a $12 check.

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Fargo, North Dakota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I have stopped here twice now for breakfast on trips to Canada. Both times I have been impressed by the good, quick service and good food. It's nothing fancy, but I felt comfortable and enjoyed my meal both times. It was also clean and lots of room. I suspect that the Northside probably operates accordingly for all meals. I'll stop... More 

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Portage la Prairie, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

lots of variety to choose from and the food is very good. The prices are very reasonable and the staff is very friendly.

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Grand Forks, North Dakota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

When someone on the airplane into Grand Forks asked me to recommend a place to take their family for breakfast, and they specifically wanted a place that wasn't a chain, I recommended the Northside Cafe. If your "special occasion" is a family birthday gathering or a larger family meal, I'd recommend calling to reserve the room to the right of... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We were just looking for somewhere different for lunch and thought we would give Northside a try, sadly it wasn't worth going out of our way. The food was okay, the service was okay, the place is okay but when we go out to lunch we expect more than just okay. We won't be back.

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Address: 3450 Gateway Dr, Grand Forks, ND 58203-0816
Phone Number: 701-738-8500
Location: United States  >  North Dakota (ND)  >  Grand Forks

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  • Address: 3450 Gateway Dr, Grand Forks, ND 58203-0816
  • Location: United States  >  North Dakota (ND)  >  Grand Forks
  • Phone Number: 701-738-8500

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