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Lakes Cafe

136 W Main St, Perham, MN 56573-1202
+1 218-346-5920
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (9 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
“hash browns” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Diner
136 W Main St, Perham, MN 56573-1202
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The first word that comes to mind is “typical,” however, the method employed for securing a table reminded me of a busy ski lodge atop a popular mountain resort at noon on Christmas Day!! We were a group of seven who arrived at Lakes Cafe...More

Thank Cindyloumurph
Reviewed 27 April 2018

This place is a very cozy restaurant with the usual coffee klatch and good food. We had very good breakfast and good atmosphere.

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We love our morning breakfast spot. Good food and nice staff. Just redone a few years ago and looks great.

Thank Judy D
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Great food! They always have a daily special that you can’t go wrong with. Plenty of parking behind the restaurant. Definitely stop there if you are in Perham.

Thank Cummins89
Reviewed 27 September 2017

On a visit to see family in Perham, we went to Lakes Cafe. It's filled with locals and that's always the best place to eat! My breakfast was a 2 egg omelet with bacon, peppers, tomatoes and pepper jack cheese. Hash browns and rye toast....More

Thank Zenergygal
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Ten of my golf buddies had breakfast at the Lakes Cafe. The menu is very good and the service was quick and efficient. One unusual item on the breakfast menu was polish sausage. There must be a great number of Polish people in Perham. I...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We usually stop for a delicious breakfast. Have gone in for a burger for lunch and it was super good with lots of fries!

Thank AJM2191
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Stopped in here for lunch this past Sunday after attending the craft show. The four of us all ordered different meals. None of us had any complaints, all our the meals came to our table hot and in quick fashion. Plenty too eat as well.

Thank jackofalltrades001
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped there for lunch. The food was very good and the place was squeaky clean. Service was excellent and the food came quickly. We ordered burgers and fries. The fries are the best kept secret. Decor is a typical small town main Street Cafe,...More

Thank Bruce K
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We like to stop here when we're on the way to Minneapolis. Downtown Perham is beautiful. It looks like a Norman Rockwell painting. Lakes Café has been recently updated--the décor is very stylish and comfortable. The food is wonderful. We always order the breakfast but...More

Thank Barb A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 W Main St, Perham, MN 56573-1202
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Perham
  • Phone Number: +1 218-346-5920
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