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Winjum's Shady Acres Restaurant and Resort

$$ - $$$American, ,
17759 177th St W, Minnesota, mn, Faribault, MN 55021-8505
+1 507-334-6661
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  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
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“prime rib” (4 reviews)
“fish tacos” (2 reviews)
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American, Grill, Diner
$$ - $$$
17759 177th St W, Minnesota, mn, Faribault, MN 55021-8505
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

Waiter Marcus was very helpful and friendly. Several of the staff stopped by our table with beverages or just to see how we were doing. The whole meal went great. We both had the all you can eat fish, with soup and other items that...More

Thank Carl W
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Always a great experience at Winjums! Food - Service and Atmosphere!!! Great menu with even better daily specials. Great view to the lake - a beautiful view anytime of the year. A price point to make all happy. Would like to see more of a...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

Tostas app are totally worth it!! Get them! We had burgers, I can’t say I’d brag about the burger but everything was very good. Super super friendly staff. Great fall view at the lake!!!

Thank Taylor D
Reviewed September 25, 2017

We were here for 5 days while Hubby worked in town. We brought our boat and really enjoyed the lake. We were lucky to get a reservation and stayed in cabin 4. A cabin, it is! Very small and a Murphy bed that pulls out...More

Thank gagawester
Reviewed August 18, 2017

Spent most of the day fishing on Roberds Lake and stopped off at Winjum's after loading the boat. The cold draft beer hit the spot, and our order of fried green beans was exactly for what our tasters were yearning. Our server, Tami R, was...More

Thank davenak3
Reviewed July 26, 2017

What awonderfull and comfortable weekend with two plugged in grandsons. It was a beautiful clean and kept up resort. The food and service was a perfect ten in my book and I have been in the food bussiness for 47 years. Raises all around pa...More

Thank krischerne
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

I really like the variety of the menu at winjums. Tonite I had the chicken, brocoli, mushroom penne pasta! Great sized portion and very delicious!!! Its a fun place to go with great scenery on Roberts lake! Even though it's a little out of the...More

Thank Leah M
Reviewed May 28, 2017

Have been here to eat a couple times after boating and it is a nice resort considering it is 30 minutes away from the twin cities. The food is good, typical bar type food and it is a nice relaxing type of place. It has...More

Thank Steven S
Reviewed May 21, 2017

Great view, good service, and a lot of menu items that sounded good. You don't see a lot of jambalaya in Minnesota, and I loves me some jambalaya, so I ordered it. It arrived with Parmesan cheese covering the whole thing. I happen to be...More

Thank Oscillating_Fan
Reviewed May 17, 2017

I visit Faribault frequently and I have always been disappointed by the lack of good restaurants until my mom recommended this little gem just outside of town overlooking Roberds Lake. It's a short drove just west of town and it's easy to find. Service is...More

Thank Mark H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $20
American, Grill, Diner
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Scenic view, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17759 177th St W, Minnesota, mn, Faribault, MN 55021-8505
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Faribault
  • Phone Number: +1 507-334-6661
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Enjoy our casual lake side restaurnt bar with large windows overlooking the west shore of Roberds Lake.- Prime Rib Saturdays- All-U-Can Eat Fish Fry Fridays- From scratch cooking- Full Bar-daily specials-lunch- diner- appetizers- homemade soups daily.
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