The Lodge

The friendly Border View Lodge staff is here to help you! We want to make sure that your stay is as comfortable as possible. We are here to answer any questions you may have during your stay. We can also provide information about Lake of the Woods, the Walleye Capital of the World, and the Baudette area.

Pick up some fishing essentials or shop for souvenirs in our office/gift shop. Some personal essentials and the most popular fishing rigs on our charters and in our fish houses are available. We have Border View Lodge apparel for sale including hats, clothing, and other souvenir items. Our selection is always changing as we offer new items each season.

Dine on our Deck Remodeled Spring 2018

Border View Lodge offers full menu and bar service on the deck during the summer months. Rainy Riverside Dining – Enjoy dinner or cocktails on our spacious deck with breathtaking views of the Minnesota Canada Border Waters Rainy River. Relax and tell "fish tales" with good friends while enjoying the beautiful sunset.

An Indian legend says that you can take a crazy man, tie him to a tree facing a river, and he will be sane in 48 kick back and relax on our 2,000 square foot deck overlooking the scenic Rainy River just before it flows into Lake of the Woods.

The Docks

Many of our customers prefer to fish from their own boats. Take advantage of our 20 slip marina and docks. Bait is available for your boat right on the water. Dock slips are an additional $14 per night.

Bar & Restaurant

Fine Dining in a Casual atmosphere.

Make yourself at home in our lodge and enjoy our bar and grill with riverside dining.

bar-restaurant.jpgBorder View Lodge is the finest restaurant on Lake of the Woods. Our extensive dinner menu includes Certified Angus Beef®, Baby Back ribs, home fried chicken and much more. We also offer many gourmet burgers, sandwiches and homemade pizza. We will even prepare your fresh catch of Walleye if you wish.  For desserts we offer our homemade cheese cakes and a variety of homemade goodies!

We strive to create varied menus and like to change things periodically to offer new dishes to our regular guests. The menu originated with this thought in mind and stays with us today, we serve only the highest quality food in a casual relaxed atmosphere. Our bar and wait staff are always happy to serve, whether you are a first time guest or a long time friend.

Our Full Menu


Smoked Wings $9.95
A full pound of jumbo smoked wings with your choice of sauce; Buffalo, smoked BBQ, or our homemade raspberry BBQ.

Walleye Bites $9.95
A half pound of hand breaded with original breading or cajun walleye served with homemade tartar sauce.

Chicken Tenders $7.95                                                                                                                                                                                              A half pound of juicy hand breaded chicken breast tenders with Buffalo, honey mustard, homemade raspberry BBQ, smoked BBQ or Ranch dipping sauce.

Walleye Pate $7.95                                                                                                                                                                                  A Our own homemade Walleye spread served with crackers, warm pita bread and veggie sticks. 

Catch of the Day $7.95 per plate
Your own fresh catch cut bite size and deep fried original or cajun served with homemade tartar & lemons.

Steamed Shrimp $9.95
A half pound of steamed jumbo shrimp served with lemon and chilled homemade cocktail or remoulade sauce.

Three Pepper Hummus $7.95
Zingy homemade hummus served with warm pita bread, veggie sticks and olives.


Loaded Monster Tots $7.95
4 giant homemade tots stuffed with cheese, bacon and green onion. Served with creamy maple bourbon sauce.

Homemade Pizza and Calzone

Our homemade Pizza's with Traditional Thin Crust or Calzone

Specialty Pizzas 12"

  • Walleye Wild Rice – Creamy homemade pink sauce, breaded Walleye bites and wild rice. Served with lemons and our homemade tartar sauce. Pizza $16.95 Calzone $12.95
  • Meat Lovers - Pepperoni, Sausage, Bacon & Ham. Pizza $16.95 Calzone $12.95
  • Supreme - Sausage, pepperoni, black & green olives, onions, green peppers, & mushrooms. Pizza $16.95 Calzone $12.95
  • Buffalo Chicken - Cayenne Pepper sauce, grilled chicken breast, topped with cool lettuce and blue cheese on the side Pizza $16.95 Calzone $12.95

Single topping pizzas 12" - $14.95 Calzone $9.95

Build your own– additional toppings $.50 each

  • Extra cheese, mushrooms, onions, pineapple, ham, hamburger, pepperoni, sausage, grilled chicken, black olives, green olives, green pepper, bacon, pickles, Chicken, Jalapenos.

Our Home Fried Chicken

Hand breaded and fried crispy on the outside and juicy on the inside.

Half Chicken dinner $16.95 includes salad bar and choice of potato.

Burgers & Sandwiches

1/3 pound Fresh Beef Patty on a fresh Brioche bun served with pickles and your choice of French Fries, Onion Rings, Coleslaw, Veggie sticks or Fresh Fruit. Substitute Grilled Chicken Breast for the same price.  Add $3.95 to substitute side with Salad Bar, add $5.95 to add Salad Bar with the side.

Mushroom Burger $11.95
Grilled fresh mushrooms & Swiss cheese

Black and Blue Cheese Burger $11.95
Cajun seasoning, Blue cheese and bacon crumbles.

Bacon Cheese Burger $11.95
American cheese and bacon.

Spicy Jack Burger $11.95                                                                                                                                                                   Jalapenos, pepper jack cheese, with bacon and Chili Aioli.

Cheeseburger $9.95                                                                                                                                                                               Choice of Cheddar, Swiss, American, Pepper Jack or Provolone.

Bloody Mary Grilled Cheese $11.95                                                                                                                                                        Thick slices of sourdough dipped in Bloody Mary batter ad grilled with applewood smoked bacon, tomato slices, cheddar, provolone and pepper jack cheeses.

Walleye Sandwich  $14.95
Hand breaded regular or cajun walleye topped with tomato, lettuce and onion.

Steak and Pepper $11.95
Grilled sliced sirloin, grilled shisito peppers, melted provolone and remoulade sauce on a hoagie roll.

Piggybacker $12.95
Shredded pork rib, applewood smoked backon, grilled ham, provolone cheese, smoky BBQ sauce and cole slaw piled on a hoagie roll.

Veggie Patch Salad Bar

Salad Bar is back!

Fresh greens, veggies, fruits, cheeses, meats, warm fresh baked breads and compound butters, homemade dressings, selections varies daily $12.95

Salad bar is included with Dinners.  Substitute Salad Bar for sides on burgers for $3.95 or add Salad Bar to burgers with sides for $5.95.                                                                                                                                                   



All dinners served with Veggie Patch Salad Bar, bread and choice of side.

(Baked Potato, Wild Rice, grilled fresh vegetable or hash browns)

Ribeye $29.95                                                                                                                                                                                         16 oz hand cut Certified Angus Beef Ribeye charbroiled to order.

Sirloin Steak $19.95                                                                                                                                                                                8oz Certified Angus Beef center cut top sirloin charbroiled to order.

New York Strip $27.95                                                                                                                                                                              12 oz hand cut Certified Angus Beef charbroiled to order.

Walleye 1 Filet $19.95  2 Filet $28.95
Hand breaded with our famous tartar sauce, regular or cajun, broiled in garlic butter or cajun, or black and blue.

Baby Back Ribs $16.95
Center Cut Pork Baby Back ribs seasoned with our house rub, slow roasted to fall off the bone, smothered in smoky bbq sauce or our  homemade raspberry bbq.

Fried Chicken $16.95 

A half chicken hand breaded and fried to a crisp golden brown.

Catch of the Day $13.95

You catch ‘em we cook ‘em. Your own fresh fish prepared how you like broiled in garlic butter or hand breaded, served with lemon and homemade tartar. Original or Cajun.


Gratuities are not included in the meal plan. Don't forget to ask about current specials.

Accomodations: Cabins | Fish Houses
Rates/Packages: Winter | Spring | Summer | Fall