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mile 9.4

Brewery/Bar/Winery

Family-friendly

Casual

 

Grille is closed as restaurant. Entire facility is now an Clearwater Event Center and Red Swan Catering.

 

5135 North Shore Drive | Duluth
218-525-4826
mile 12.6

Baked Goods

Beer & Wine

Fine Dining

Deli

 

Drive along the North Shore of Lake Superior between Duluth and Two Harbors and you will come across a café. A cozy building nestled behind a gorgeous garden; filled with herbs, vegetables and fragrant flowers. The café looks humble but what awaits inside is anything but ordinary. Since opening in 1999, Scott Graden’s New Scenic Café has grown exponentially; continually amazing customers with its unique menus, serene atmosphere and impeccable service.

 

5461 North Shore Drive | Duluth
218-525-6274
mile 17.6

Smoked Fish

Deli

 

"We Smoke Our Own' ciscoes, lake trout, whitefish, herring, wild Alaskan silver and king salmon. Homemade beef jerky, sausage, and salmon spread. Our Specialty: sugar-cured trout and salmon. Eat 'em here or take 'em along! Cheese, wild rice, souvenirs.

 

149 Scenic Drive | Knife River
218-834-5995
mile 18.2

Specialty

 

We are 3rd & 4th generation candy makers following our family recipes from over 100 years of tradition. All our candy is handmade the old-fashioned way, cooked in copper kettles, hand stirred and made in small batches. Our candies are made with quality ingredients using lots of whipping cream, grade AA butter and fine chocolate. ​We hope you enjoy our candy!

 

223 Scenic Drive | Knife River
218-834-2121
mile 20.3

Brewery/Bar/Winery

Family-friendly

Casual

Fine Dining

 

Larsmont guests and locals alike flock to Ledge Rock Grille for its chef-inspired creations and impressive selection of fine wines and cocktails. Everyone in your group is bound to find a favorite dish, and you can always share! Reserve a table or order takeout online.

 

Larsmont Cottages, 596 Larsmont Way | Two Harbors
866-687-5634
mile 20.4

Coffee

Beer & Wine

Family-friendly

Casual

Deli

 

Bistro & Market

We are a small family owned business with something different to offer!

Our food menu is fresh hand prepared foods ranging from uniquely crafted cold sandwiches on artisan breads, tacos, coneys, super nachos, a small breakfast offering , espresso coffees, unique cheese boards with artisan cheeses and cured meats, wines, craft beers, and hand scooped ice cream and floats. We have indoor/outdoor seating available along with online ordering and pickup or curbside for your convenience.

 

497 Scenic Drive | Two Harbors
218-510-0608
mile 23.7

Brewery/Bar/Winery

Family-friendly

Casual

 

Serving lunch and dinner in a friendly atmosphere; appetizers, hamburgers, salads, sandwiches, kid's menu. Full bar, knotty pine motel rooms, too. Located 1 mile south of Two Harbors.

 

933 Stanley Rd | Two Harbors
218-834-3847
mile 25.1

Coffee

 

Espresso, bakery items and specialty drinks. On-site roasted coffee beans... YUM!

Showcasing shop with hand-selected homemade items from many vendors.

 

1081 Minnesota 61 | Two Harbors
218-834-5968
framed wintry view of lake superior shoreline at grand superior near gooseberry falls
mile 25.6

Brewery/Bar/Winery

Family-friendly

Casual

 

Home of the Big McQuade burger! From burgers, wraps, and sandwiches to steaks, fish, and pasta plus handcrafted cocktails, and locally brewed beers. Lots of specials, too.

 

602 1st Ave | Two Harbors
218-834-2030
mile 25.6 + 0.3 miles

Baked Goods

Coffee

Beer & Wine

Family-friendly

Casual

Deli

 

Serving coffee, tea, hot chocolate, smoothies, beer and wine, breakfast offerings, salads, snacks, cold and hot sandwiches, flatbreads and a kids menu. Located at Spokengear Cyclery & Outdoor.

 

1130 11th Street | Two Harbors
218-510-0160
mile 25.9

Baked Goods

Beer & Wine

Family-friendly

Casual

 

We make our dough and sauce from scratch and also offer Gluten Free pizza's, ice cream and cookies. We feature a full espresso bar, bakery items and over 16 flavors of Bridgeman's ice cream. Dine-in, take-out and delivery [within 8 miles] available. We have a handy drive-thru window for easy pick up!

 

802 7th Avenue | Two Harbors
218-834-1234
mile 25.9

Baked Goods

Coffee

Beer & Wine

Family-friendly

Casual

 

Wake up your taste buds today with a home cooked meal at the Vanilla Bean Restaurant! Whether you choose our signature Oven-Baked Omelets, Swedish Pancakes with Lingonberries, Bacon Wrapped Mini Doughnut Bloody Mary, or Award-Winning Soups and Sandwiches you’ll find great flavor, value, and service!

 

812 7th Avenue | Two Harbors
218-834-3714
sparkling wintry lake superior and ice sheets stacked on north shore

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