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Clearwater Grille

5135 N Shore Dr, 5135 N Shore Dr, Duluth, MN 55804-2924
+1 218-525-4826
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5135 N Shore Dr, 5135 N Shore Dr, Duluth, MN 55804-2924
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It took us 30 mins to receive our beers and then 2 hours to receive our food. There was only 4 other groups of people there eating. The service was so slow that I saw a group of people up and leave.

Thank go7169ih
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent view from the patio and great service from a friendly young lady. Prices were a bit high but satisfied with the experience.

Thank vikingragnar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Horrible customer service. Overlooked a description of an item on the menu and ordered it. When it came, server took 15 minutes to come back to check on us (food getting cold by now), and explained we overlooked description and asked for a different item....More

Thank Melissa K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There was a big group at their private dining facility and they were really short handed. We had a 25 minute wait to get seated, and it took anither 15-20 minutes to get our (hot) food. The food was standard American fare but the whole...More

Thank cheezburgee
Reviewed June 13, 2018

I have had bad waitress service before but this makes those look like 5 star ratings. Waited 30 minutes for her to take a drink order and waited another 30 minutes to get the drink. Watched other people open their ordered bottles of wine as...More

Thank dctravel2016
Reviewed December 30, 2017

Sometimes the drinks are better than the food served. It's a nice place to stop on your way up the north shore. Service is good if they are not too busy. Otherwise the service is slow to so-so. Menu selections are typical for this kind...More

Thank crklehr
Reviewed November 1, 2017

My wife and I had dinner here on the recommendation of your motel owner just south of here. The weather was nice and we ate outside. Inside was noisy as it was more of a sports bar and there was a football game on of...More

Thank jimandbevh
Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

On our way back from Lutsen we stopped here for alittle snack. Heard the fish eggrolls are good. They were fantastic. Washed them down with a cold brew and the start to a perfect evening. Wonderful views of lake Superior

Thank trooper198
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Since I was last at the Grille for a meal, they have remodeled and added a large outside deck with great views of the Lake. It was too chilly to sit out there last week, but we had a view of the Lake from our...More

Thank Eldereaglewatcher
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Lunch date on the way to Gooseberry Falls. Great food as well as service. Awesome views! Fish tacos, fresh house salad with mixed greens and wild rice egg rolls.

Thank Carrie C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5135 N Shore Dr, 5135 N Shore Dr, Duluth, MN 55804-2924 (Formerly Clearwater Grill)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth
  • Phone Number: +1 218-525-4826
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