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Sawmill Saloon Restaurant

5478 Mountain Iron Dr, Virginia, MN 55792-3358
+1 218-741-8681
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“burger” (22 reviews)
“fish tacos” (7 reviews)
“prime dip” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5478 Mountain Iron Dr, Virginia, MN 55792-3358
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was ok. I had the prime rib, but it was over spiced, yet it was tasty. My wife had the walleye tacos and loved them. The kids had Dino Chicken nuggets and cheese pizza. The bill came to $75 with tip for 4....More

Thank MNDoubleB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice menu. Friendly staff at lunch time but we always made a special stop for the walleye meal. Yes haven't made our trip north a few years and yes the bluegill. Ok. But your walleye and prior coating was awesome. Darned. I know cant please...More

Thank Kim H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the prime dip for lunch. Always an excellent meal. Waitresses are always great. My favorite place to go.

Thank Jayanne S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped Tuesday last week to have lunch at the Sawmill on our way to the cabin on the on the Vermillion River. We were so surprised when we walked in, it had been totally remodeled!! Asked our waitress about it, and they did it...More

Thank countrybumpkinbecky
Reviewed July 14, 2018

Food was okay- Nice and close to hotel. Service was fairly quick. I would go back for sure.Looked a pretty popular place to eat and drink.

Thank Susan R
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

This establishment is fun, unique, affordable, and offers many different food and drink options. The new seating upstairs is spacious, and offers several different arcade games. The menu includes a large variety of appetizers, burgers, dinner specialties, wings, and pizza. They have extremely friendly and...More

Thank amohawk
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

I love this place! It’s Always nice to to a restaurant with half off appetizers during happy hour, so you can mix and match with a bunch of your friends and not break the bank. The staff is always prompt and friendly and the new...More

Thank Brittani L
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

When traveling to the Iron Range the Sawmill is a must stop for any occasion! This family friendly restaurant has exceptional service and a big menu with plenty of choices for all! The new renovations are amazing and definitely worth the stop! I love brining...More

Thank migitmaciii
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Remodel is awesome if you haven’t been in to check it out it’s a must! Food and drinks are always above and beyond! Love bringing my friends and family there! Also the remodel is great for kids fun games to keep them busy!

Thank alyssakayeannjackson
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

i love the sawmill for the amazing food, the new summer menu is fantastic & has so many options, they always do their best to accommodate any special requests, amazing selection of drinks as well, the new watermelon margarita is the best thing on the...More

Thank roseclaviter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5478 Mountain Iron Dr, Virginia, MN 55792-3358
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Virginia
  • Phone Number: +1 218-741-8681
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The Sawmill Saloon has been serving the best food and drinks in the Virginia area for more than 30 years. Over time, we have perfected a consistent approach to customer service that offers our patrons great value for money in a comfortable yet fun atmosphere. Next time you're near Virginia, give us a holler.
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