Get off the main highway and take a backroads drive. Not only will you see the woods, overlooks and valleys but you can stop for a bite to eat at some classic places. Dining in Silver Bay include a pizza place and a grille open breakfast through dinner. Finland offers four restaurant / bar options, from pizza to supper club. There are no eateries in Little Marais. Additional options can be found in the Schroeder / Tofte area 10 miles northeast on Highway 61.
Featuring Award Winning burgers, bbq and family dining breakfast, lunch and dinner on Minnesota's North Shore of Lake Superior. Less than 1 mile off Hwy 61 in the heart of Silver Bay.
A secluded unique restaurant 20 miles east of Finland, near Crooked Lake. Open daily at 11ish and Saturdays and Sundays serving breakfast at 8am [call ahead off season]. Apps, burgers, sandwiches, entrees [dinner served after 5], kids' and seniors' menu, full bar plus non-alcoholic choices. All in a restaurant built out of huge 300-year-old Douglas Fir timbers from an abandoned railroad trestle.
Open daily at 11am year round. Full menu plus homemade specials, salad bar, char-grilled burgers, desserts. Friday fish fry. On & off sale liquor. On ATV and snowmobile trail. A short drive inland, just 5 miles from Highway 61.