Frequently Asked Questions

Restaurant FAQ's

We only take reservations for parties of 6 or more. Parties less than 6 will be seated on a first come first serve basis. To make a reservation, please call (218)387-2688.

Naniboujou Lodge & Restaurant is seasonal. Our restaurant opens every year on the Friday after our Mother’s Day Brunch and closes after the third weekend in October.

Our 2019 season begins on Friday, May 17th for dinner.

Breakfast: 8:00am – 10:30am (SATURDAY ONLY)
Lunch: 12:00pm – 4:00pm (Monday – Saturday)
Afternoon Tea: 3:00pm – 4:00pm (Monday – Saturday)
Dinner: 5:00pm – 8:00pm (Monday – Saturday)
Sunday Brunch: 8:00am – 2:00pm (No meal service after 2:00pm)

*We close for the season following our Sunday Brunch on October 20, 2019.

To view our menus, please click here.

Yes, we love large groups! We highly recommend for parties of 15 people or more to contact our Group Coordinator. They will help you plan all the details necessary to make your dining experience memorable. Please click here to contact our Group Coordinator.

Our menus have a number of gluten free, dairy free and vegetarian items. We do not use any peanuts in any of our recipes. However, we are not a celiac certified kitchen.

Lodging FAQ's

We only take reservations by phone. Please call our Front Desk at 218.387.2688.

We have a two week cancellation policy. You may cancel your reservation free of charge up until two weeks before your arrival date. If you cancel within two weeks of your reservation, you will be charged half the rate of your room. If you cancel the day you are reserved to stay, you will be charged full price.

We have a two-night minimum for any reservation that includes a Friday or Saturday.

  • Check-in is anytime after 3:00 PM.
  • Check-out is by 10:30 AM.

Naniboujou Lodge & Restaurant is a media free facility, which means we do not have WiFi, TV’s, Phones or Radios. We do have a courtesy phone in the lobby if you need to make a phone call.

Like most places on the north shore, we do not have air conditioning because it is cooler by Lake Superior. However, we do have fans in every guest room.

Sorry, we do not allow pets. However, there is a local boarding kennel approximately 5 minutes away from the lodge that may have availability. Contact Josiah directly at 218.387.3568. For more information on our pet policy, please click here.

During our summer season, the lodging price does not include food. For the restaurant hours and menus, please click here.

We are currently taking reservations through the fall of 2020.

Naniboujou Lodge & Restaurant is located 15 minutes past Grand Marais on the lake side of Highway 61 across from the Judge Magney State Park.

  • From Duluth: Take MN Hwy 61 North about 2 1/2 hours. The lodge is 15 miles past Grand Marais.
  • From Thunder Bay: Take Highway 61 South about 1 1/2 hours. The lodge is 26 miles (42 km) from the Canadian border.

Click here to view our various activities. You can also check out TripAdvisor for things to do in the area.

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LIMITED FALL DINING HOURS

EFFECTIVE BEGINNING ON SUNDAY, AUGUST 25, 2019
Due to a staffing shortage, we have limited dining hours beginning on Sunday, August 25, 2019. Below you will find the hours of operation for our dining room:
 
Sunday:

Brunch:  8:00am – 2:00pm
Afternoon Tea:  Closed
Dinner:   Closed

Monday – Friday

Breakfast:   Closed
Lunch:  12:00pm – 4:00pm
Afternoon Tea:  3:00pm – 4:00pm
Dinner:  5:00pm – 8:00pm

Saturday

Breakfast:  8:00am – 10:30am
Lunch:  12:00pm – 4:00pm
Afternoon Tea:  3:00pm – 4:00pm
Dinner:  5:00pm – 8:00pm