We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Northern Waters Smokehaus

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
394 S Lake Ave, Suite 106, Duluth, MN 55802-2325
+1 218-724-7307
Website
Today
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

422 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 421: English reviews
Level Contributor
16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Lots of amazing, unique, sandwich choices have other stuff too, but didn't try Lil pricey but great quality, mostly outdoor seating or take out to small tables inside

Helpful?
Thank Kevin O
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Should be a solid 5! If you like gourmet sandwiches, you would love this place. Would eat here every day if I lived in Duluth.

Helpful?
Thank Julie G
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If God made sandwiches, this is what they would taste like...Stellar atmosphere, Great foods. 11 out of 10. A "must stop" for a meal in Duluth.

Helpful?
Thank Ella G
Forest Lake, Minnesota
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A trip to Canal Park is not complete until you have visited Northern Waters Smokehaus! They have the best smoked salmon ever - Black pepper and Coriander! We always stop here when we are in Duluth. Their sandwiches are famous - just ask anyone who lives in the area and they will tell you about their favorite sandwich!

Helpful?
Thank Cindy G
Duluth, Minnesota
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It was a busy summer afternoon in canal park, but definitely worth the wait as we stood in line for the Slammin' Gordon sandwich! If you're a fan of salmon, lettuce, tomatoes, cilantro, onions, cucumbers as well as a splash of vinegar and other spices, all rolled into a naan, then this sandwich is for you! My only regret is... More 

Helpful?
Thank LCMN13
Roselle, Illinois
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife had the Cold Turkey sandwich, and I had the D-Luxx with Berkshire ham. These were two of the best sandwiches we've ever had. The maple-smoked turkey with the craisin-walnut mayo was tasty, refreshing, and not too heavy. The D-Luxx with Berkshire ham paired perfectly with the mustard, mayo, lettuce, and a terrifically flavorful tomato. (I had to forego... More 

Helpful?
Thank Techdocs
Kearney, Nebraska, United States
Level Contributor
184 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Fresh and tasty sandwiches, unique little spot. It is also a deli and smokehouse with interesting offerings. I didn't experience a wait as others have. My only complaint would be the price, it is a little steep for a sandwich but the quality of the food offsets it.

Helpful?
Thank Lonnie K
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Looking for a sandwich to take down to the water...then this is the place. Then on your way home get some smoked fish!

Helpful?
Thank aandbp
england
Level Contributor
132 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had two lovely sandwiches here when staying in the town. Very small place with lots of customers but a very friendly guy on the register and efficient service. Lovely food

Helpful?
Thank citybluemoon
A TripAdvisor Member
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful sandwiches! Love that you can order a picnic ahead to pick up! Waited about 1/2 hr total between order and done but community picnic tables outside made for pleasant chat time with new people. Was during Tall Ships so very busy but staff very helpful and very pleasant!

Helpful?
Thank A TripAdvisor Member

Been to Northern Waters Smokehaus? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $12
Cuisine
American, International, Delicatessen
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 394 S Lake Ave, Suite 106, Duluth, MN 55802-2325
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth
  • Phone Number: +1 218-724-7307

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Northern Waters Smokehaus and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
21 days ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Northern Waters Smokehaus staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?