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“Yummy”
Review of Blackwater Lounge

Blackwater Lounge
Ranked #5 of 285 Restaurants in Duluth
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $6 - $18
Cuisines: American, Sushi, Pizza
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Description: Black Water Lounge is Duluth's premiere martini lounge. With a full bar, hand-crafted cocktails, exquisite lounge food, live jazz music and lady's night, Black Water is the finest upscale martini bar in the Duluth-Superior area. Black Water Lounge is located in Duluth's Old Downtown and was once the home of the Black Bear Lounge in the historic Greysolon Plaza. Host an event at Black Water's Manhattan Room - perfecy for Anniversary Parties, Engagement Parties, Birthdays & Corporate Gatherings! Rent the entire lounge on a Sunday for your larger group!
Reviewed August 11, 2016

Wonderful food! Great customer service when calm however when busy customer service decreases rapidly!

Date of visit: August 2016
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Katie M, Marketing Director at Blackwater Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2016

Thank you for your positive review! We appreciate your kind words about our food and service, but we are disappointed to read that you feel our service decreases when it is busy. We are so sorry that this has been your experience in our martini lounge, and we will be actively reviewing this to ensure that our guests are always receiving a five star experience - no matter how busy we are at that time. We thank you for your business to our locally-owned martini lounge and look forward to seeing you in again soon!

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Reviewed August 8, 2016

Blackwater is by far the best spot in Duluth for a DELICIOUS martini! They have so many to choose from as well as amazing appetizers to pair! Blackwater, I will be back SOON!

Date of visit: July 2016
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Katie M, Marketing Director at Blackwater Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2016

Tanya, thank you so much for this glowing review and title of "The Best Martinis in Town!" We love to read that you have no only enjoyed our martinis but also our delicious appetizers and lounge food that pair perfectly with live jazz and our atmosphere! We greatly look forward to seeing you back in soon and thank you for your continued business! Cheers!

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Reviewed August 8, 2016

The food and service is always second to none! The drink menu is amazing and the food is awesome...go there on a night that the Maki Childs Trio is playing which is weekly and the have a great relaxing time.

Date of visit: July 2016
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Katie M, Marketing Director at Blackwater Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2016

Wow - thank you so much for your review! We love to read that our guests have received nothing but five star service when they have been into our locally-owned martini lounge :-). We are so proud to host live jazz music by Maxi Childs Trio and have them with us every week! Thank you again for your review and for your continued business! We hope you will return for another night of martinis and live jazz soon!

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Reviewed August 3, 2016

Great live music, good happy hour, specials, very classy, good sushi, good service, great martinis..

Date of visit: July 2016
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Katie M, Marketing Director at Blackwater Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2016

Thank you for your five star review! We love to read that you have enjoyed all of the best of our martini lounge - "great live music, good happy hour, specials, very classy, good sushi, good service, and great martinis" - Thank you :-). As a local business, we greatly value and appreciate your business and look forward to serving you again in the future soon! Cheers to you!

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Reviewed August 1, 2016

The staff was friendly and promptly checked on us without being obtrusive. A very nice experience for an older couple which doesn't get out very much. We will definitely be back.

Date of visit: July 2016
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Katie M, Marketing Director at Blackwater Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2016

Thank you for reviewing our locally-owned martini lounge! We greatly appreciate your kind words about the service you received when you were in for date night at our lounge! We were honored to have had the opportunity to serve you, thank you for choosing to stop in and give us a try! We look forward to having you both back in again soon! Cheers :-).

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