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Lake Avenue Cafe

394 S Lake Ave, DeWitt Seitz Marketplace, Duluth, MN 55802-2325
+1 218-722-2355
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (20 reviews)
“coq au vin” (6 reviews)
“yucca” (4 reviews)
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American, International, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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394 S Lake Ave, DeWitt Seitz Marketplace, Duluth, MN 55802-2325
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has a very unique menu with a variety of ingredients that are fresh and locally produced. It was one of the best meals we have every had and I highly recommend it for either lunch or dinner.

Thank Benebarak
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time to this fun little restaurant in a great location on the canal! Local food and greatly sourced! Had an amazing server which I wish I could remember his name! Spot on service! We had goat chops, spinach noodles and the mussels were to...More

Thank Melinda S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here with my family. The food my wife and I had was average at best, service very good. They have a kids menu, my 7 year old daughter opined: "worst grilled cheese ever".

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh, local sourced ingredients. I had the burger. It needed no condiments on it, it was so good. Cheese, pickles and the patty on a grain bun. Price $$ but one of the best burgers I've had. Yum. Good service, pride shows in their food...More

Thank D K
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Meal here is bold and full of character. ....Charming atmosphere and pleasant service. ....Fusion of American, East Asian and Latin American Cuisine. Kudos to chef!

Thank WorldTraveller106
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped here only to find out it was happy hour! Had a great chicken waffle sandwich it was delicious! I don’t drink so don’t know about the discount on liquor, but the sandwich was on HH and well worth a try! Will be back again!

Thank Rick H
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

My wife, son and 1 year old granddaughter actually stumbled across Lake Ave Cafe. We were going to another restaurant and decided to browse other nearby establishments first. I’m glad we did. I like to try different and unique foods but my wife is not...More

Thank Stumpage1
Reviewed 8 March 2018

I ate here with several people and at first, I looked over the menu and couldn't settle on anything, nothing stood out as a clear winner for me so we started off with the dates to share. What they lacked in quantity (only 5 and...More

Thank Jorton
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Nice choice of creative cuisine, filling , but not just meat and potatoes. I enjoyed a plate of coq au vin, which was delicious. There is a full bar, with, again, a creative collection of cocktails.

Thank MissClicks
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We heard there were new owners. Our party ordered different items. The flat bread pizza was okay. The sausage pizza was a joke--minimal sausage, minimal cheese and a lot of crust. $14. for a small pizza that's less than mediocre in taste and quantity? The...More

Thank Kim R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 394 S Lake Ave, DeWitt Seitz Marketplace, Duluth, MN 55802-2325
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth
  • Phone Number: +1 218-722-2355
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