Category Archives: Dining & Bar

Fish On!


Check out some fishing pics from recent guests on our Facebook page!

Don’t forget to make your New Year’s Eve dinner reservations.
To reserve call: Sportsman’s Lodge 800-862-8602 or Sportsman’s Oak Island Lodge 800-772-8411

If you are looking for lodging and ice fishing. Sportman’s Oak Island Lodge has a few openings left December 30th, 31st and 1st!
Give us a call 800-772-8411.

Spring restaurant and bar hours at Sportsman’s Lodge. Great specials too!


Spring restaurant and bar hours at Sportsman’s Lodge. Great specials too!

Dockside Dining Room
Enjoy a delicious breakfast dockside.

Open March 22-May 8
Mon-Fri by reservation 7pm night prior
Sat & Sun 6:30am-10:30am
Closed Easter Sunday

May 6-8 6:30am-10am
Mother’s Day Brunch May 8 9am-2pm

Closed May 9-13

Open daily May 14 for the summer season 6:30am-10:30am

Click here to view menu.


Come watch the big game, try your luck at pull tabs, play a game of pool, enjoy good food, drinks and entertainment.

New 65 & 40 inch TV’s!

Daily Happy Hour & 1/2 Price Apps!

Open daily 11am – close. Serving drinks all day.
Serving pizzas Mon-Wed 11am-4pm, spring menu 4pm-9pm, drinks until close.
Thurs – Sun spring menu 11am-10pm, drinks until close.

Closed Easter Sunday & May 9-11

Open daily for the summer season My 12 11am-close, menu served 11am-10pm.
Daily Specials

Daily Happy Hour 3pm-6pm
$1 off domestic beer and rails
1/2 Price Apps Daily 3-6pm & 9pm-10pm
$2 Coors Light 16 oz taps during all MN Hockey Games

Watch the big game on 13 of our new 40 and 65 inch TV’s! 
Try your luck at pull tabs, pool and arcade games. The Sandbar is a great place to meet up with friends, enjoy great food, cold drinks, musical entertainment & share fish stories.

Click here for our menu. 

Musical Entertainment all year long! Check out who is playing this weekend here

Riverside Dining Room

Take in the view of the Rainy River while enjoy a delicious meal. The Riverside Dining Room proudly serves several walleye, steak, seafood, pasta and chicken dishes. We offer a full salad bar, wine, liquor and beer selection.

Closed March 20-May 25
Open daily for the summer starting May 26 5:30pm-10pm.

Click here to view our menu

Ask about our daily specials!  Reservations suggested.
Great selections of steaks, walleye, seafood, full salad bar and more!

After a day on the lake, stop by for food, drinks and entertainment!


After a day on the lake, stop by for food, drinks and entertainment!

Sportsman’s Lodge Rainy River Location 

The Sandbar 

  • Open daily 11am-late evening 
  • Daily Happy Hour 3pm-6pm $1 off domestic beer and rails 1/2 Price Apps Daily 3-6pm & 9pm-10pm Sundays– Free Apps 5pm—6pm 
  • New Large Screen TV’s, Musical Entertainment, Pull Tabs & Game Room

The Riverside Dining Room 

  • Open daily 5:30pm-10pm 
  • Friday—Surf n Turf 
  • Saturday—Slow Roasted Prime Rib 
  • Sunday—Bottles of wine 1/2 price with purchase of two entrees 

Plus more daily specials. Reservations suggested. Great selection of steaks, walleye, seafood, full salad bar and more!

Yes! We serve breakfast too! 
Our Dockside Dining Room is open daily 6am-10:30am

Sportman’s Oak Island Lodge 

  • Stop by the lodge for food, drinks, a game of pool and to watch the big game. 
  • Serving food and drinks daily 7am-9pm.

For more information and to view our menus click here.

New Year’s Eve Party Sportsman’s Lodge


New Year’s Eve Party Sportsman’s Lodge


It’s a New Year Celebration at Sportsman’s Lodges

Sportsman’s Lodge Rainy River Riverside Dining Room will feature a special on night only menu including these delicious selections and a complimentary glass of champagne with each entree.

Appetizers: Spinach and Artichoke Dip, Onion Rings, Walleye and Steak Bites

For the main entree: Shrimp Scampi, Walleye, Crab Legs, Ribeye Steak, Prime Rib, Whiskey Sirloin and Stuffed Shrimp Combo, Stuffed Shrimp, Fall off the bone BBQ Ribs, Seafood Pasta, Chicken Alfredo Pasta, Pork medallions and Chicken Tetrazzini.

Don’t forget dessert! Indulge in Cheesecake, Molten Chocolate Lava Cake, Cheesecake and Sundaes.


Serving Dinner from 5pm til 10pm – Dinner reservations are suggested

Enjoy your entrée with our soup and salad bar and favorite
cocktail or wine from our bar.

Looking for a lighter fare? The Sandbar will be serving appetizers, sandwiches and burgers all day until 10pm.

  • Dancing & Entertainment
  • Live Entertainment by Fireline
  • Party Favors
  • Champagne Toast
  • Good Friends & Holiday Cheer!

How about New Year’s Island Style at Sportsman’s Oak Island Lodge

Succulent King Crab & Slow Roasted Prime Rib Special

Serving Dinner from 6pm til 9pm – Dinner reservations suggested.

Party Favors • Champagne Toast!

Lodging & Fishing packages available. Space is limited so click here to book your trip today or call (866) 533-8998!

P.S. Christmas gift idea! Always the right color, size and price! Sportsman’s Lodge gift certificate.


Back by popular demand!


The popular Fireline is back! They always put on a good show and play great country and rock hits. This local three piece band from Bemidji, MN plays 8:30pm-12:30am Friday, June 19 & Saturday, June 20 in the Sportsman’s Lodge Sandbar.

Sportsman’s Sandbar has a great view of the Rainy River, delicious food, pull tabs, arcade games and pool and a large variety of wine, beer and spirits.  Daily specials including happy hour 3pm-6pm $1 off domestic beer and rail and half price apps 3pm-6pm and 9pm-10pm all summer long.

Stop by!