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Papa Charlie's Saloon & Grill

mile 90.2+ 1.8 miles






Take in spectacular views of Lake Superior, the Sawtooth Mountains and the Poplar River Valley over one of our unique Northwoods-inspired entrees. Dine outdoors in one of three mountain-view decks. Our combination of quality food and a Casual atmosphere always promises to make Papa Charlie's the perfect dining experience during your stay on the North Shore. And the saloon features the best live music on the shore!


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467 Ski Hill Road, Lutsen


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upcoming events
  • Comet C/2022 E3 (ZTF)
    • January 13, 2023 - February 17, 2023
  • John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon
    • January 29, 2023 - February 4, 2023
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    • January 30, 2023
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    • January 31, 2023
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