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Winjum's Shady Acres Restaurant and Resort

€€ - €€€American, ,
17759 177th St W, Minnesota, mn, Faribault, MN 55021-8505
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good43%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“prime rib” (3 reviews)
“fish tacos” (2 reviews)
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American, Grill, Diner
€€ - €€€
17759 177th St W, Minnesota, mn, Faribault, MN 55021-8505
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Spent most of the day fishing on Roberds Lake and stopped off at Winjum's after loading the boat. The cold draft beer hit the spot, and our order of fried green beans was exactly for what our tasters were yearning. Our server, Tami R, was...More

Thank davenak3
Reviewed 26 July 2017

What awonderfull and comfortable weekend with two plugged in grandsons. It was a beautiful clean and kept up resort. The food and service was a perfect ten in my book and I have been in the food bussiness for 47 years. Raises all around pa...More

Thank krischerne
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I really like the variety of the menu at winjums. Tonite I had the chicken, brocoli, mushroom penne pasta! Great sized portion and very delicious!!! Its a fun place to go with great scenery on Roberts lake! Even though it's a little out of the...More

Thank Leah M
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Have been here to eat a couple times after boating and it is a nice resort considering it is 30 minutes away from the twin cities. The food is good, typical bar type food and it is a nice relaxing type of place. It has...More

Thank MandySSS
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Great view, good service, and a lot of menu items that sounded good. You don't see a lot of jambalaya in Minnesota, and I loves me some jambalaya, so I ordered it. It arrived with Parmesan cheese covering the whole thing. I happen to be...More

Thank Oscillating_Fan
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I visit Faribault frequently and I have always been disappointed by the lack of good restaurants until my mom recommended this little gem just outside of town overlooking Roberds Lake. It's a short drove just west of town and it's easy to find. Service is...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We had never been to the place and walked into what we found to be a great place for a little dinner celebration. Good selection of good good!! The service was outstanding

Thank rmitch27
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We had lunch around 1:15 on a Saturday afternoon. There was a benefit going on at the same time, so the staff was stretched pretty thin. We got seated right away, and had a few different people stop by over the next 10 minutes to...More

Thank bckt2016
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Have enjoyed Winjum's frequently since moving to the area in the last year. With the holidays, I had not been there for a few months...went there recently and they have a new menu! Can't wait to try all that is new!

Thank lcrabtree8188
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

This place is bit out of the way, but worth it. I have never had a bad meal here. I can't even say one thing that is my favorite because it is all so good. I like to go in the winter though because it's...More

Thank Alana R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
American, Grill, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17759 177th St W, Minnesota, mn, Faribault, MN 55021-8505
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Faribault
  • Phone Number: 5073346661
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Enjoy our casual lake side restaurnt bar with large windows overlooking the west shore of Roberds Lake.- Prime Rib Saturdays- All-U-Can Eat Fish Fry Fridays- From scratch cooking- Full Bar-daily specials-lunch- diner- appetizers- homemade soups daily.
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