Lakeside Dining


Daily from 11:30 AM – 9:00 PM


Located in the Dining Room from 7:30 AM – 10:00 AM daily


Typically available from 11:30 AM – 9:00 PM daily

While we would love to accommodate every order, takeout may occasionally be limited to non-resort guests due to high in-person demand.

Overlooking Lake Bemidji, Ruttger’s scenic Lakeside Dining offers a wide array of locally sourced foods. Our daily menu boasts a wide assortment of traditional pastas, tantalizing burgers, sandwiches, and garden-fresh salads. Served after 4 PM, our dinner entrees and feature freshly prepared steaks and seafood – Including Red Lake Walleye and locally sourced wild rice!

Seating is available in the lake-side dining room or outside seasonally on the patio.

Gluten-Free accommodations available. Kid’s menus available upon request. 

Advanced reservations are recommended but not required.

Please note: The patio operates on a first come, first served basis only; Outside reservations will not be taken. 

A complimentary continental breakfast is available  for all registered resort guests from 7:30 AM to 10:00 AM.  

No food is made to order.

Dining Room circa 1940. Ruttger's Birchmont Lodge in Bemidji, MN
Dining Room circa 1940
Dining Room circa 2015. Ruttger's Birchmont Lodge in Bemidji, MN
Dining Room circa 2015


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