The Brainerd Lakes Area is home to countless dining options to fit everyone’s taste. Relax over a cup of coffee and a muffin in one of our quaint coffee houses, grab a quick bite to eat from one of our casual dining choices, enjoy a fine dinner at one of our restaurants on the lake, or savor a pizza from one of the many area pizzerias. You won’t be disappointed no matter what you choose.

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Fine Dining
Fine dining is at it’s peak in the Brainerd Lakes Area with world renowned resort dining, classic chain restaurants, and local delicacies.

Casual dining outside.

Casual Dining
Casual dining has never had a better location than the Brainerd Lakes Area! Stop in at a restaurant than serves dockside burgers and fries and enjoy the lake scenery, or grab a quick meal from a local fast food restaurant and take it to a local park for a hassle-free summer day picnic.

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Coffee Shops
Are you looking for good cup of Java to start the day off right? The Brainerd Lakes Area has quite a selection of coffee shops to choose from–there’s bound to be one close to you. So, next time you feel like a cappuccino, latte, iced coffee or just a traditional cup of coffee you won’t have far to go.

Delicious fresh pizza served on wooden table

Brainerd MN offers all of your favorite chain pizza places, plus tons of local and resort pizza dining options. Eat in, carry out, or call for delivery! Whether you’re mouth is watering for your favorite pizza, or you’re on the hunt for a new flavor, the Brainerd Lakes Area will have plenty of pizza places for you to try out.