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Sven and Ole's Pizza

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9 W Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604
218-387-1713
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Large groups

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Visitor rating
  • 110
    Excellent
  • 124
    Very good
  • 75
    Average
  • 15
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good Pizza!

Loved the pizza! Staff was friendly and service was fast and efficient. It's a great place for a quick dinner.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
mayansunsets
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Miami, Florida
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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328 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Miami, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Loved the pizza! Staff was friendly and service was fast and efficient. It's a great place for a quick dinner.

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Saint Joseph, Minnesota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

The pizza was good not great but the server behind the counter was so helpful. She did everything to find a Sven and Ole shirt for my son who desperately wanted to advertise for Sven and Ole! Eventually he got his shirt! I'd suggest a 10% discount for people who wear the Sven and Ole shirt on a return visit... More 

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015 via mobile

I'd tried Sven and Ole's once before and wasn't wowed. However, on our most recent visit, we tried a thin crust margherita pizza. It was soooo thin and so tasty. A fresh taste with a good flavour and salt balance. It's so light, and that makes it easy to eat a few extra slices. :)

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DULUTH
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

What's going to Grand Marais without a stop at Sven and Ole's? The pizza is above average. There really is no service. Order at a counter, get a cup with a number, and eventually your pizza is delivered to you. The place has looked exactly the same for over 20 years.

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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We have been to Sven and Ole's a few times. They have good pizza, but a little on the spendy side for pizza.

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

I always heard rave reviews about this place so I decided to try their frozen pizza and take it home. we weren't impressed but the next time we were in town we decided to give it another try and we are so glad that we did. we got a margarita pizza on thin crust and it was so delicious. the... More 

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Somonauk, Illinois
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86 reviews 86 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

The pizza was adequate but nothing special. It was mostly crust and could have used more cheese. This is a place where you order at the counter, find a seat in the dining room and someone will bring your pizza. The dining room is a bit rundown and dark. The clerk was friendly enough but not very helpful. There are... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I stopped here before heading into the BWCA. I want to like this Grand Marais staple, but it's average at best. I was here once about five years ago and it was a Thursday night in March and they had a trivia night going on. That was neat, so when I do go back to this spot it'll be on... More 

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Hastings, Minnesota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Love Sven and Ole's pizza. I was there by myself this visit. I went in early, before the crowds. The person taking my order was helpful with all my questions, and the pizza came out quickly. It was delicious. Took some back to the B&B with me. Would definitely go again.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

Good Pizza and up north feeling! We have never been disappointed. Part of our annual up north winter trip would not be complete without pizza from Sven and Ole's!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9 W Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Grand Marais
  • Phone Number: 218-387-1713

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?