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JJ Astor Restaurant & Lounge

505 W Superior St, 16th Floor, Duluth, MN 55802-1513
+1 218-727-8439
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
505 W Superior St, 16th Floor, Duluth, MN 55802-1513
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Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

AVOID! BUYER BEWARE! CREDIT CARD FRAUD! Fraudulently billed my credit card! Wrote in $70 tip on a $50 check...had to dispute the charge with credit card company because the manager of the restaurant wouldn't speak to me on the phone about it. Took my folks...More

Thank werethebrews
Reviewed March 16, 2016

This is the most beautiful dining experience in the city, hands down. The restaurant sits high above the Raddison hotel and the entire floor rotates for a 360 degree view of Duluth, MN!!! Sadly, I found the food to be mediocre and WAY overpriced. I...More

Thank ostrofskym
Reviewed March 15, 2016

We ate here later at night and used the bar menu for appetizers. the food was very good. The main menu looks a little pricey, but the atmosphere is lovely. We loved the spinning resturant so you could see all the views.

Thank Teresa P
Reviewed March 9, 2016

My grandson and his Mom wanted to go to JJ Astor (revolving restaurant), it was a Wednesday night so we figured we could do a one hour trip around and have dinner.....the service was so slow. Maybe they had too few wait staff but it...More

Thank Michelle L
Reviewed March 8, 2016

Wanted to get some light eats before a play. Went to the bar at the bottom of the Radisson - CLOSED. By default, we had to go upstairs to the restaurant, which has a "bar lounge". Of course, can't dispute the view and the "coolness"...More

Thank brenda d
Reviewed March 8, 2016 via mobile

The view is wonderful. Food however was nothing special. Portions were small for the price & the food was good, but nothing special about it. Kids meals are not worth the price. The mac n cheese, on the kids menu, is Kraft, though the menu...More

Thank Patricia H
Reviewed February 26, 2016

This is a nice restaurant. It is revolving but it takes over an hour to make the revolution once. We only stopped in for a drink, the food menu was a bit expensive and the choices limited. The bar area is nice and faces the...More

Thank Rob M
Reviewed February 7, 2016

Dinner was good and the view is GREAT of the city and harbor.(but then, I LOVE revolving restaurants)

Thank katomn
Reviewed February 2, 2016

I had lunch here once and dinner twice. The fish and chips at lunch were nothing special. Heavy batter on the fish (which is what they also use on their Shrimp "Tempura". (Not). One dinner was the duck which was very good, served medium rare....More

Thank CJ B
Reviewed January 24, 2016

Building goes around as you eat . Wonderful view of Duluth ! I'm from here and I love going for lunch. The food was also wonderful . Prices for supper I think are high but lunch isn't to bad .

Thank hambel60
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Jason F
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Response from Richard W | Reviewed this property |
Probably around $100. Not a bad value.
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Response from mercer e | Reviewed this property |
The Bar is outstanding as they will adjust your favorite drink to suit you. Bloody Mary's are served with heart of celery.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 W Superior St, 16th Floor, Duluth, MN 55802-1513
    (Superior St and 5th Ave W)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth
  • Phone Number: +1 218-727-8439
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Welcome to JJ Astor (located on the 16th floor of the Radisson Hotel Duluth), where guests enjoy welcoming service, inspired décor, modern approachability, unparalleled views, and signature dishes. Executive Chef, Ryan Zander, has created a contemporary menu utilizing sustainable produce from local farmers and fresh fish from local fishermen. Whether settling into the oversized armchairs in the lounge, or admiring the view from the inviting sofa style banquettes, the restaurant provides a memorable dining experience for locals and visitors alike.
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