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The Boulders

8363 Lake Land Trl NW, Hwy 371 Milwaukee Avenue, Walker, MN 56484-2109
+1 218-547-1006
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“grouper” (17 reviews)
“lamb shank” (6 reviews)
“prawns” (5 reviews)
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8363 Lake Land Trl NW, Hwy 371 Milwaukee Avenue, Walker, MN 56484-2109
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice Northwoods setting, authentic clean atmosphere. Impeccable, prompt service. A variety of appealing items on the menu. Our entrees were both very tasteful and well prepared. An overall delightful experience with appropriate pricing. You won't be disappointed

Thank George H
Reviewed 6 days ago

Food service was good.Service was good. Food a little pricey, but worth it. We all got our food the same time which I thought was great. Drinks were great and it was at happy hour so that was nice. Will go again.

Thank hassler6666
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food is superb, wait staff less than stellar. Place is very noisy......acoustics are poor. There is a nice sized bar area and outside seating. All done with white table cloths - nicely done. Get a reservation!!! Hostess was very nice and sat us before our...More

Thank Jeanine D
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was by far the best restaurant we dined at during our stay in northern Minnesota. I had the wall-eyed pike and my companion had the Whole Hog, Both were excellent. The service was excellent and they made my friend a raspberry lemonade, even though...More

Thank Marc A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a pleasant surprise to discover this wonderful restaurant hidden behind trees and boulders! Clientele dress is everything from casual to dressy, but the food was 1st rate! We can highly recommend the crab-crusted grouper, the walleye, and any selection from their potato choices. Great...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the 4th time we have come to The Boulders. While they have many items on the menu, we are over the top with the quality, preparation and tast of the lamb shank. We started off with cocktails and then the wild rice red...More

Thank bcarl2
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This dining experience is a gem up here in the north woods. The food is phenomenal and the service is exceptional. The menu this chef has put out is amazing!

Thank womanlaker
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We ordered the prawns and walleye lighter fare dinners! They were excellent and perfect portions. The martinis were perfect and our waitress was super busy but very friendly and attentive. Will be here again when we are in the area.

Thank Diane R
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We have been to The Boulders Restaurant many times over the last few years and we never been disappointed by the service and food selections and this visit was another perfect score! Being able to be consistently perfect isn't easy in a metro area restaurant...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 19 April 2017

A friend and I stayed in Walker overnight and found this restaurant by accident. What a lovely surprise! The food was really, really good with unique selections. Service was excellent. I will definitely return on my next visit to the Walker area!

Thank lauriebk2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
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17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8363 Lake Land Trl NW, Hwy 371 Milwaukee Avenue, Walker, MN 56484-2109
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Walker
  • Phone Number: +1 218-547-1006
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