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Great Northern Cafe

218 1st St E, Park Rapids, MN 56470-1613
+1 218-732-9565
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“french toast” (12 reviews)
“eggs” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
218 1st St E, Park Rapids, MN 56470-1613
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They are quick with getting the food out and it is always served hot and very delicious they really know how to do their breakfast. I have not been disappointed on their lunches but their breakfasts are the best

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is always good, consistent. The staff is friendly and helpful. Highly recommend breakfast here, omelets are very good, but my personal favorite is the French Toast. The building isn't real pretty, but don't let that scare you away, the food is really very...More

Thank Shala W
Reviewed 5 April 2018

We eat here almost weekly. Staff always nice. Daily lunch specials run from $5-$6. Fish Fridays. The BEST and biggest peanut butter cookies ever! Friendly townies.

Thank _macgooc442
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

We go here every now and again for breakfast. They offer a very wide variety of breakfast meals for a very reasonable amount. I personally love their omelets. My husband enjoys their biscuits and gravy or their scrambled eggs with ham. One child really enjoys...More

Thank annonymouslycritical
Reviewed 23 January 2018

This is a local restaurant that has quite a history. Great breakfast menu and terrific coffee. Staff are wonderful and you never have to ask for more coffee. The waitresses can read your mind.

Thank Patricia V
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

I love this place because it's cozy employees are kind great service the food tastes amazing great portions cheap and very quick with the food

Thank BAMCO_Bachy
Reviewed 2 November 2017

My family stopped here to eat in June and my friend and I came here to eat breakfast in August. You plan your travels or day around coming here to eat! It has great homestyle food you expect in a place like this :)

Thank JMD1958
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

This was a great place for our quick breakfast stop! While trying to find a place to eat, my husband always says "look for the pick up trucks" you will find the best! We looked, we found, we found the best! So busy, so good!...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

The food is very good at this restaurant. Great home style food you would expect from this type of restaurant. The atmosphere is a little dated, otherwise clean and casual. The staff was friendly. The only drawback to this place is that they only take...More

Thank Michael A Mr T
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We had a large group and were seated right away. The food was very good and the selection was quite varied. Great omelets, good pancakes and a local atmosphere.

Thank poskoog
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 1st St E, Park Rapids, MN 56470-1613
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Park Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 218-732-9565
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