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.

Swedish Inn

12678 Lake Blvd, Lindstrom, MN 55045-9344
+1 651-257-4072
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good42%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“breakfast” (12 reviews)
“french fries” (2 reviews)
“salad bar” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Swedish
12678 Lake Blvd, Lindstrom, MN 55045-9344
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (38)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've eaten here several times before, but this time, it was not good. Service was very slow. It was busy, but not that busy. The eggs I ordered over medium, were almost cooked through completely and very, very greasy. The American fries were actually cottage...More

Thank IngaMari
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve eaten several times at this restaurant for various meals. 4 star review is based on breakfast. I would rate lunch and dinner a 2.5-3. This is a small town mom and pop restaurant that serves hearty portions at a reasonable price. You can overheat...More

Thank Nate M
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

I have fond memories of the Swedish Inn having grown up in the area. I was looking forward to going back. We were having a late lunch, the place was nearly empty. Yet it took over 30 minutes to get our meal (a hamburger and...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

This is the second time my family has stopped in Lindstrom on the way between the Twin Cities and Duluth. Though a little out of the way from I35, it's a nice change from the standard stopping points. The Swedish pancakes are excellent. The Rodeo...More

Thank Emily J
Reviewed May 23, 2018

Best breakfasts, served all day! Order the pigs in a blanket, with a side of hash browns. Service is absolutely amazing, and the coffee is great. A little home town gem.

Thank cynschmidt124
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Not my favorite late lunch. While the service was great .. the food wasn't so hot for me. Really thick and heavy ... maybe because I'm Scandinavia, I've had better!? If you like that "thick" gravy ... You might like this ..for me not so...More

Thank Brenda A
Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

We stopped for a quick lunch. The meatballs with lefse and lingonberries was delicious. They have the traditional milk gravy which you don’t get in most restaurants. The lefse was warm and very fresh.

Thank Carol L
Reviewed December 21, 2017

My wife and I have been here a few times. She likes this place. I think the prices are reasonable. I am not Swedish and don't order the meatballs which some people are apparently not happy with. I have not had a problem with the...More

Thank carcaduceus
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Great service and the pancakes have no peer . Specials are always good. Food comes very quickly. Bacon and ham omelettes are very good.

Thank Joe T
Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

The Swedish meatballs were tough and dry. 4 small balls for 7.99. $2 extra for some lingonberry day e. Hot beef sandwich meat was gray and tough Gravy tasted like cardboard Only could ensure 3 bites. Terrible Fla or. We let waitress know how bad...More

Thank sirtourist
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
Rodeway Inn
22 reviews
1.22 miles away
Comfort Inn & Suites
210 reviews
1.81 miles away
Wyoming Motel
1 review
8.25 miles away
Croixwood On The St. Croix River
1 review
8.32 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Northwoods Roasterie
44 reviews
.04 miles away
Pizza Man
12 reviews
.42 miles away
Lindstrom Bakery
11 reviews
.12 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Jetpack Midwest
24 reviews
.16 miles away
WineHaven Winery and Vineyard
64 reviews
2.96 miles away
Grama's Barn
10 reviews
3.83 miles away
Karl Oskar and Kristina monument
13 reviews
.01 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
March 6, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from carcaduceus | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is at night. We had a buffet twice but I an not sure about the hours.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Swedish
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12678 Lake Blvd, Lindstrom, MN 55045-9344
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Lindstrom
  • Phone Number: +1 651-257-4072
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