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Toivo's Restaurant & Sports Bar

€€ - €€€American, ,
1212 NW 4th St, Grand Rapids, MN 55744-2208
+1 218-999-5550
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible6%
30 Sep 2017
“Supposed to be best hamburger in town...”
25 Aug 2017
“Small town charm”
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
1212 NW 4th St, Grand Rapids, MN 55744-2208
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

It was good but by no means the best we've had in a long time. The housemade potato chips were good with some hot sauce sprinkled on.

Thank stakorgis
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a glass of wine and a beer. My better half is picky about his beer and they had a selection that pleased him. They served me my wine in a pint glass with ice, that made me happy. The owner was working at...More

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Ok food with some bad results in the end. Been here several times and tried different items and always end up with a bad case of the "you know what" within 15 minutes of eating.

Thank histgeek17
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We stopped by for a quick lunch. The place screams to be redecorated. The food was okay, but they messed up 2 of our 3 orders. By the time it got straightened out we were finished with our food. I would not eat there again.

Thank Lizzy51_12
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Toivo's is a nice local restaurant and bar. The food is excellent and the servers are super friendly. The decor is outdated, but the food makes up for that. The Sunday Breakfast Buffet is fabulous, including the best omelets and waffles I've ever had. They...More

Thank roberthD1938ZZ
Nicole T, Owner at Toivo's Restaurant & Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

Thanks for taking the time to show your support! It's great to see that you're a fan of our buffet, which is a great way to get a lot of good food for an even better price. We appreciate your recommendation and can't wait to...More

Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Food was delicious! Fries are from scratch and options on menu are great! Gluten free friendly. Try the Brussels 😋

Thank Minnesota_lar
Nicole T, Owner at Toivo's Restaurant & Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

We're thrilled to see how much you enjoyed your food! We put a lot of time and effort into every dish, and it's always wonderful to know that it's appreciated. Best, Nicole T, Owner

Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Great experience in every way!!!! Had a wonderful server and he took great care of us. He was personable and fun. The food was awesome from appetizers to dessert!!

Thank Sally D
Nicole T, Owner at Toivo's Restaurant & Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2017

Sally, thanks so much for taking the time to show your support. It was our pleasure to have you in for a great meal from start to finish. Best, Nicole T, Owner

Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

I thought the food was pretty good for a bar but, IMO the beer prices were pretty high for a bar.. The service was extremely slow but, The bartender did mention that two waitresses hadn't shown up yet. I was in town for a week...More

1  Thank pacdog
Nicole T, Owner at Toivo's Restaurant & Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2016

I apologize we let you down -- it sounds like we were short-staffed that day, and we're disappointed that took away from your time with us. If there's any chance we can make this right with you next time you're in our neck of the...More

Reviewed 27 July 2016

We went first to the fancier place across the street. There was a long wait and we saw Toivo's across the street. There was no wait and we got right in.the prices were very good. Staff was very friendly and accommodating. Food was excellent.More

1  Thank tomorrowsantiques
Nicole T, Owner at Toivo's Restaurant & Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2016

So glad you were able to come by! I'm thrilled the team did a good job taking care of you, and it's great to hear the menu was a hit with you as well. Hope we can look forward to welcoming you back soon! Take...More

Reviewed 25 July 2016

About 40 of us met for breakfast after the Memorial Day weekend. We had reservations so they were ready for us. Food was excellent.More

Thank waynevern2016
Nicole T, Owner at Toivo's Restaurant & Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2016

So thrilled you and your group could stop by for Memorial Day weekend -- we loved having you all! It's great to hear the food was a hit with you, and we truly appreicate you taking some time to support what we do here. Hope...More

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Carmen G
19 January 2017|
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Response from roberthD1938ZZ | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Toivo's run in-house specials, plus they offer coupons in flyers that come in the mail. They also offer a Reward Card for frequent diners, which gives you $10.00 off once you spend $100.00. Their Sunday Breakfast... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1212 NW 4th St, Grand Rapids, MN 55744-2208
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 218-999-5550
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