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Slippery's Tavern and Restaurant

$$ - $$$American, ,
10 Church Ave, Wabasha, MN 55981-1214
+1 651-565-4748
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
10 Church Ave, Wabasha, MN 55981-1214
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Reviewed August 30, 2017

I read other reviews and thought why not? The staff was nice but seemed a bit confused over who was serving who. Overlookig that, the food was good and it was nice to sit outside of the deck.

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed July 31, 2017

We looked forward to our stop at Slippery's and we were not disappointed. Great photo opportunities outside the restaurant with the grumpy old men and a small souvenir shop along with the restaurant. The menu had a great selection and the food was great. Our...More

Thank Tara B
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Since we were in Wabasha visiting the eagle center, we decided to check out this restaurant. One thing that drew us here was the connection to the Grumpy Old Men movies. The food was good. My husband had a walleye sandwich. He said it was...More

Thank chelsea19702014
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

We took our exchange student here after watching Grumpy Old Men. We had excellent service. It was such a beautiful view watching the sun set down behind the Mississippi. The walleye was so good! I think I would recommend for lunch or dinner.

Thank Chelledan03
Reviewed July 26, 2017

Food would have been good if it hadn't been over salted. Wait staff seemed hostile and inflexible. There are many better restaurants along the river where you get just as good a view and have a better experience.

2  Thank Zotvana1
Reviewed July 25, 2017

This a nice restaurant right along the river. Great view. The wait staff was friendly and the food was good.

Thank RobbiJ66
Reviewed July 21, 2017

Slippery's is the cultural home of the Grumpy Old Man movie but they were nothing but friendly and helpful on my visit. The beer was cold and the welcome warm. Sitting sipping a pint of Surly Furious draft beer on the porch with my friend...More

1  Thank garypaddles
Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

Nice little spot on the mighty Mississippi River. They have a nice menu and good selection of cocktails.... This is a good stop for a bite of you are looking for a nice view of the river. I say yeah!

Thank kennykelme
Reviewed July 15, 2017

This is a local restaurant with very good food and a great view of the river! The servers are very friendly, even though busy the night we dined. Our server Cassie S. did a fine job, we enjoyed the atmosphere and entrees.

Thank DNvisitors
Reviewed July 15, 2017

Ordered drinks inside bar area as we waited for a table on patio overlooking the river. Service was good. Food was excellant.

Thank CactusCaro
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April 20, 2017|
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Response from FloBear2013 | Reviewed this property |
They are open until 9 PM.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Scenic view, Bar scene, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Church Ave, Wabasha, MN 55981-1214
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Wabasha
  • Phone Number: +1 651-565-4748
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