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Great place to stop on your travels around the lake! Great food and service! You can enjoy a... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Heidi H
Lake City, Minnesota

You need to visit this city around Halloween there are people that go all out to decorate their... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2016
Sleepy Eye
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Ideal location for spotting eagles in early spring.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
11 Apr 2017
22 Oct 2016
Lake City, MN
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great place to stop on your travels around the lake! Great food and service! You can enjoy a variety of food and beverages. Their Carmel Cupkakes are a must have!

Thank Heidi H
Reviewed 22 October 2016

You need to visit this city around Halloween there are people that go all out to decorate their homes and we had an awesome viewing experience. Beautiful Lake Pepin that we came by on accident was a pleasant experience and we were able to take...More

Thank 508thomasw
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The food, beer and services is great. They had a guy playing the accordion so loud that my ears rang for hours after. Other then that I'd go back for sure

Thank sunnytripsvic
Reviewed 3 August 2016

This is a beautiful location with indoor and outdoor seating with a great view of the lake. They have a lot of memorable beers, including one with Capt'n Crunch that goes into the mash. I tried it, and it was very good. I'd pick it...More

Thank BillBMN
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Reads Landing is a local favorite. It's the perfect spot to relax awhile and enjoy a good meal as you enjoy the breathtaking scenery along the Mississippi River. The craft beer selection is great, as are the delicious variety of sandwiches and entrees. One not-to-be...More

1  Thank KarenC327
Reviewed 19 September 2015

So we went to check out this place because of the great review here! So many people complimented the view and eagle watching! I am not sure where they have been there so that they could see eagles but we were there end of September...More

Thank saeed m
Reviewed 18 August 2015

A great place to grab a craft beer, some good food, and watch the eagles! They had a Capn Crunch beer that was quite interesting.

1  Thank minibush
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

My husband wanted to stop as we were doing a road trip. We were very happy. He had the beer sampler and we had chicken nachos which were good. Super nice young waitress, very cool decorations, nice deck overlooking the river. Highly recommend.

Thank LoriP20
Reviewed 29 April 2015

Excellent stop on the Minnesota side of the Mississippi to stop and have a look. Reads Landing is also one of the best spots to see Bald Eagles on the river. Especially in March when the river ice begins to break. The eagles will gather...More

1  Thank Christopher P
Reviewed 15 March 2015

This was our first trip to check out the eagles. I didn't know what to expect but was so happy we went. We sat at a couple of the pullouts on hwy 61 and watched eagles for hours. We counted at least 50 or more....More

Thank Cindy6074
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