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Machine Shed

8515 Hudson Blvd N, Lake Elmo, MN 55042-8702
+1 651-735-7436
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good33%
  • Average25%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible6%
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“apple sauce” (6 reviews)
“coleslaw” (10 reviews)
“bread” (15 reviews)
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07:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
8515 Hudson Blvd N, Lake Elmo, MN 55042-8702
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Three friends met at the Machine Shed for breakfast. We ordered a variety of egg dishes and pancakes. We all thought that the food was very good. The portions were large. Anthony, our server, was very efficient, professional and engaging. Anthony was one of the...More

Thank Minneapolisdoyle
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an interesting place to eat at - the tables are large as well as the silverware. There is also a gift store to buy local things.

Thank SecretReviewer2015
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Meals average $15 to $20 and the portions are large. You will most likely be taking a go box with you. The Coleslaw is excellent.

Thank Don H
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

This was started from the original Iowa Machine Shed. The burger was great. Had a huge shed burger and my wife had the breaded pork tenderloin. The free fixins and the bread hit the spot. They really do take care of you. If you are...More

Thank Jason C
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We had a good family style breakfast that hit all the hunger spots. It is connected to the hotel by an enclosed hallway that was close to our room, which made it very convenient. The service was good and we would eat there again.

Thank Sarah N
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Upon entering the Machine Shed, our group felt that we were entering a restaurant similar to Cracker Barrel, but on a smaller scale. They offer shopping reflective of the Midwest culture, and a bar off to the side of the store. The restaurant offers booths...More

Thank Mangia540
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Went there tonight with my son and daughter and grandson. First of all, when we walked in, there was absolutely nobody there to greet us. There was another family in front of us, and they also were waiting for someone to come help us. We...More

Thank Tonnaree
MKSparkman, Public Relations Manager at Machine Shed, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am very disappointed to hear that your recent visit was not up to the standards we strive to meet. As an award-winning restaurant, we value our guests feedback and I assure you that...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

We were in last weekend as a group of about 50. Soccer team and families in town for a tournament. We did have reservations for the back room. I'm very impressed with the service and staff. All very friendly and work hard to make sure...More

Thank amyt2822016
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Went for dinner. Three of us. Had chef salad, shrimp, potato soup and potato skins. All were very good and big portion. Prices are average. Services at our table was great.

Thank JohnF1949
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Service was very nice, plenty of breakfast choices, especially the skillets you won't leave hungry, highly recommend this place.

Thank Bwandas S
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3 December 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8515 Hudson Blvd N, Lake Elmo, MN 55042-8702
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Lake Elmo
  • Phone Number: +1 651-735-7436
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