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Crooked Spoon Cafe

17 W Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5017
+1 218-387-2779
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
17 W Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5017
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Reviewed June 3, 2015

Fantastic, chef-driven menu. Everything was so fresh and delicious, from the salad with handmade dressing to the perfectly cooked flank steak, amazing roasted cauliflower and the best creme brule I have ever tasted in my life! We will be dreaming of this place and looking...More

Thank adschimek
Reviewed June 3, 2015

The food was great and the service prompt. Their sandwiches are fresh and tasty and the carrot cake is outstanding. Portions are generous and we've been back twice this week already.

Thank Wayne R
Reviewed May 27, 2015

The food for breakfast was wonderful. The server was very nice and polite. We enjoyed everything. The coffee was excellent. So was the food.

Thank Loriann W
Reviewed May 26, 2015

We recently visited the Crooked Spoon as part of a party of six, and all of us were impressed with the food and the service. The menu had something for everyone; especially noteworthy was the octopus (the best any of us had ever had!), but...More

1  Thank MidwesternTraveler1
Reviewed May 17, 2015

We went to Grand Marais for a little day trip today and had the pleasure of having our lunch at Crooked Spoon Café. I My wife had a sandwich made from fresh herring which was dusted with corn meal and it was on ciabatta bread...More

Thank Elvino1959
Reviewed May 17, 2015

This is a chef driven restaurant that never disappoints. The menu is limited and seasonal. The ambiance is cafe style and foodies are the ones that drop in. From appetizer to dessert, our food was expertly prepared and delicious. We topped off our meal with...More

Thank Popeyebird
Reviewed May 5, 2015

Charming. Excellent service. Interesting menu and flavorful fare. It was recommended by our hosts at the Inn we were staying and did not disappoint.

1  Thank Allyn51
Reviewed April 3, 2015 via mobile

This is in our neighborhood so as a local I am so glad you are here Crooked Spoon. This seasonal (closed for some of the depth of winter) cafe offers a creative menu including many healthy choices. As a fan of appetizers, I love the...More

1  Thank madrecj
Reviewed March 19, 2015

Crooked Spoon is by far the North Shore's finest dining experience. The menu is thoughtfully diverse, the food is creative, plating shows pride with care and the servers are knowledgeable and attentive. Local fish when available, fresh salads and a well designed and prepared entrees...More

2  Thank ispcop
Reviewed March 17, 2015

this was our second visit to this restaurant. we had the braised Pork shank. so delicious. it was served with polenta and sautéed cabbage and the broth was so good. large portions. Prices are $20-35. menu is update daily and the are only open Thursday...More

Thank Brandy F
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When we were there in mid-October a couple of years ago, I thought we had the best duck...ever! But, I don't see it on the menu.
January 27, 2017|
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Response from Summerfunt57 | Property representative |
Hello there! I'm so happy you enjoyed our duck! We do change menus seasonally (twice a year), so it may have been here then. We have many new and exciting dishes to try, and I will let the Chef know that the duck is... More
Gluten-free options?
August 8, 2015|
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Response from gatekeeper57 | Property representative |
We have gluten free bread for all of the sandwich items. Most of our entrees are also gluten free. My staff is very knowledgeable and can let you know which items can not be done gluten free. Thanks. Sara
Debora L
Hi are you serving a brunch on Easter? If so, do we need reservations for 2?
March 31, 2015|
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Response from Brandy F | Reviewed this property |
I don't know I would call them at 218-387-2779
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 W Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5017
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Grand Marais
  • Phone Number: +1 218-387-2779
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