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Channel Inn

330 W Lair Rd, Fairmont, MN 56031-2310
+1 507-238-9700
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“burger” (39 reviews)
“bar food” (4 reviews)
“cold beer” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM Hours
American, Bar
330 W Lair Rd, Fairmont, MN 56031-2310
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

It is always a treat to go to the patio during summer and have the best burger in town. The atmosphere is also very nice. I enjoy the bacon cheeseburger and fries but you can't go wrong when you eat here.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Andrew M
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Great food, wonderful staff, inside and outside service. Right off the lake, with boat docks on site. Great place for friends, family or business.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Tami H
Reviewed July 29, 2018

I will not be sending people here any more. With the new big patio, lots more seating and major increase in customers. Why? oh why, did they lower the beef quality? $10.49 for burger and fries, At that price I don't expect cheap preform frozen...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Angel G
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Live music every weekend in the summer. Menu is a little limited but what they have they do very well! Relaxed atmosphere. Great patio right on the lake.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank biver
Reviewed September 10, 2017

We really fell in love with this place and will be back....HOWEVER they only take CASH !!! NO CARDS !!! We did not know this and had to use their ATM that charges 2.50

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank Helives51
Reviewed August 9, 2017

I travel to Fairmont at least 5 times a year if not more. Every single time I go, I HAVE to go to the Channel. The food is amazing! Not just the burgers either, everything is soooo good. The staff is always very nice and...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Alysha L
Reviewed August 3, 2017

The menu is mostly bar food, but if you sit on the patio, who cares. Great place to eat on a nice summer night.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Bill F
Reviewed July 31, 2017

Really good burger with an excellent service, cold beer and a lake close by to complete the nice view

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank bassin12
Reviewed July 21, 2017

Great burger place with great view of Hall Lake. Boat dock for boaters. Servers are very friendly and prompt. For those who want something other than a burger they offer a few other things--but it is really all about the burgers.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Michael T
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

The Channel Inn is a nice little hidden gem on a lake in Fairmont. Nice outside/covered seating. Make sure to place your order inside at the bar. Very good burgers. Credit cards are not accepted but there is a ATM machine on site.

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank Wendy M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 330 W Lair Rd, Fairmont, MN 56031-2310
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Fairmont
  • Phone Number: +1 507-238-9700
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