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Charlie's Restaurant & Pub

€€ - €€€American, ,
101 Water St S, Stillwater, MN 55082-5150
+1 651-439-6000
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“corned beef” (6 reviews)
“lemon cake” (2 reviews)
“onion rings” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Irish
€€ - €€€
101 Water St S, Stillwater, MN 55082-5150
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Reviewed 2 days ago

my first impressions after getting into the hotel was average and it even got worse when they took more than 15 minutes just to take our order. and we had to wait for some more time for our drinks to arrive. the prices for food...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MarthaJoseph234
WaterStreet, Manager at Charlie's Restaurant & Pub, responded to this reviewResponded today

Sorry to hear this. Could you share day and time you were here?

Reviewed 11 November 2018

We were there on a cold day and the restaurant was virtually empty and the river view blocked by all the bridge construction equipment. The hamburger was just ordinary. The Mulligan Stew was edible but not good. The Irish Soda Bread tasted only like soda...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Martin S
Reviewed 23 October 2018

The interior is nothing special, really. It's cozy. However, after two days and a few meals this place REALLY grew on me. It's currently in a 'cubby' of the hotel -- the food, particularly the corned beef, was EXCELLENT. The server, Tosh, was the mother...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sammer E
Reviewed 26 September 2018

The four of us arrived 1:30 pm for an afternoon meal. We were greeted immediately and were seated on their back porch facing the river. (the handicap ramp and access was back there too.) Orders were taken promptly. The server was very helpful in explaining...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jack M
Reviewed 25 August 2018

When you stay at the Water Street Inn they give you $5 off coupons to eat breakfast here at Charlie's. They have a $5 menu that is incredible, but you can also order anything off their regular menu and take $5 off. Fresh, made to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Azona50036
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Hard to mess up a French dip and onion rings but they did it ... plenty of other places in Stillwater

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank L9309MGdaves
Reviewed 19 August 2018

First, my wifes cocktail was weak. After a day with the kids, was expecting a little more vodka in it. Second, service was very good. The waiter tried very hard to be personable and responsive. Overall he succeeded. Maybe at times to talkative. Third, the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mike M
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped in again with some friends that wanted to try this place out. Tables were cleaner than our last visit, and the band was more appropriate for the weekend lunch setting. The fish and chips were decent, steak bites okay. If you try these and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank KASK2001
Reviewed 26 July 2018

You're simply paying for the beautiful patio seating at this place. Not worth it in my opinon, go down to the street, many more options to choose from.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Indiana H. P
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Good view and Tommy was a great server. Kicked back on the deck and had a few drinks and had some Bull Bites that were very good. Ate lunch the next day inside, and the club sandwich was almost all turkey...very bland. Stopped for more...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank DBrun55
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
American, Bar, Pub, Irish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Water St S, Stillwater, MN 55082-5150
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Stillwater
  • Phone Number: +1 651-439-6000
  • E-mail
"Charlie's Restaurant & Irish Pub" at The Historic Water Street Inn is an ideal location for outdoor dining in the Scenic St. Croix Valley. Located at the foot of the historic lift bridge "Charlie's" serves breakfast, lunch and dinner with menu options as varied as its surroundings. If you're looking to enjoy the sun with some cocktails & appetizers you can try our patio bar, or for more of a formal menu offering pastas, steak and fish try our covered patio.
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