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.

“The Lighthouse at Emily’s owners & staff want to heartily thank you all for a wonderful season! To our new patrons as well as our regulars, we truly thank you all!

We are temporarily closed for daily business for the next 2 months however, please watch for special events that will occur during this time.

Thank you again and blessings to you and your families through the holiday season!”

The Lighthouse at Emily’s


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.

Daily Specials starting at 4 p.m.

Monday: Meatloaf Dinner
Tuesday: Pasta Specials
*Music every Tuesday night 6-8 p.m.
Wednesday: All You Can Eat Fish Fry
Thursday: Homemade Swedish Meatballs
Friday & Saturday: Fresh Fish Specials
Sunday: Full Turkey Dinner (served all day)

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Okay, everybody! Santa came early with some news you've been waiting for!

Thursday January 8th, the Lighthouse will be back open for business! Hours as follows:

Thurs- Saturday 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Sunday 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Live music Friday & Saturday nights!

Dinner specials:
Thursday: Swedish meatloaf dinner
Friday: All you can eat Fish Fry
Saturday: Fish cakes
Sunday: Full turkey dinners

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Julebyen Festival

December 6, 2014, 11:00am - December 7, 2014, 4:00pm

Lighthouse At Emily's

We will be open this weekend only in December, in support of the Knife River Recreation Council (KRRC) event Julebyen Festival! We will serve a limited menu for this weekend only! Hope to see you there!

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