HOURS: Open Daily at 7am to 4pm!

Welcome to the Vanilla Bean Restaurant!

Great food is all about flavor. Wake up your taste buds today with a home cooked meal at the Vanilla Bean Restaurant in Two Harbors. Whether you choose our signature oven-baked omelets, Swedish pancakes with lingonberries or our award-winning soups and sandwiches, or pan-seared fish dinner, you’ll find great flavor, great value, and great service. The Vanilla Bean is way more than great coffee. We are proud to say that our friendly servers and accommodating kitchen staff are truly the best you’ll find anywhere! Open daily at 7:00 A.M. on Highway 61 in Two Harbors.

Make the Vanilla Bean Restaurant a destination stop on your next visit to Lake Superior’s North Shore. We are located just 20 miles north of Duluth, as you head towards Gooseberry Falls State ParkSplit Rock Lighthouse State ParkTettegouche State Park and other beautiful points north.


Monday’s – Open-Faced Hot Turkey & Gravy Sandwich

Tuesday’s – BLT Sandwich

Wednesday’s – Patty Melt Sandwich

Thursday’s – Beef Dip Sandwich

Friday’s – Cajun Shrimp Mac & Cheese

*All lunch deals are served with your choice of French fries, house-made kettle chips,

cole slaw or apple pecan baked beans

Substitute soup or salad for an additional $2

For  Reservations, Please Call 218.834.3714.


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Come one, come all, to the great American Smelt Fry this Friday and Saturday from 12:00 to 9:00PM at Vanilla Bean Restaurant! You'll get a basket of fresh Lake Superior fried #smelt, French fries and homemade cole slaw for just $10!

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Don't miss our #LakeSuperior Smelt Basket! It comes with fried smelt, French fries and homemade cole slaw for $10! It's available DAILY from 11:30am to 4:00pm while supplies last. ...