Casual Riverside Dining

Located at the mouth of the Knife River just south of Two Harbors, Minnesota, Lighthouse at Emily's provides dining in a fun, nautical atmosphere, reflecting our local fishing heritage.

We are open! New Winter Hours:

Thursday-Saturday 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Monday - Wednesday:  closed

Live music Friday & Saturday nights 6-8 p.m.


We have a full bar and offer local beer, 1919 root-beer, home-made desserts and have a lovely children’s menu. Come and enjoy a wonderful dining experience on our deck that overlooks the river!

Our local tap beers include

Castle Danger, Bent Paddle, Lake Superior Brewing & Fitgers.

We take pride in the many locally sourced food & beverage items

Free range –anti-biotic free turkeys from Ferndale Market of Cannon Falls, MN roasted in house!

Entrees made in house include

Delicious meatballs, home-made meatloaf, luscious salmon burgers, wild rice veggie burger and delectable desserts.

New Dinner Specials starting at 4 p.m.

Thursday: Swedish Meatloaf 
Friday: All you can eat Fish Fry 
Saturday: Fish Specials
Sunday: Full Turkey Dinner (served all day, while supply lasts)”
*Live music Friday and Saturday Nights 6-8pm

Here’s our Menu!

We are here!

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The Lighthouse is looking for a full time, experienced line cook. Must be 18+ years old and available evenings and weekends. Please apply in person! ... See MoreSee Less

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Irish specials through this weekend while supplies last! And as a bonus, we are now open from 11 am - 6 pm on Sundays!
Tonight's music, the Northwoods Band 6-8 pm!!
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This week's musical guests are Eric Berry from 'Trampled by Turtles' on Friday night & Northwoods Band on Saturday night!! 6-8 pm each night!! ... See MoreSee Less

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We might as well start the party early! We will run St. Patrick's Day specials on Friday & Saturday this week! Guinness Irish Stew, Irish Boiled Dinner (with corned beef & cabbage) Traditional Reuben sandwiches! ... See MoreSee Less

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Tonight's dinner special; Beer Battered Lake Trout! Served with choice of potato & steamed vegetables. ... See MoreSee Less

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