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®, shrimp, Baby Back ribs, home fried chicken and much more. We also offer many gourmet burgers and sandwiches and homemade pizza. We will even prepare your fresh catch of Walleye if you wish. And don't forget homemade ice cream June, July and August!

We strive to create varied menus and likes 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


Wings 6 / $7.95       12 / $12.95
Jumbo wings with your choice of sauce; Buffalo, smoked black pepper BBQ, or our signature Raspberry BBQ.

Walleye Bites $11.95
A half pound of hand breaded with original breading or cajun walleye served with homemade tartar sauce.

Onion Rings $6.95                                                                                                                                                                                                      Beer Battered onion rings.

French Fries $6.95                                                                                                                                                                                                    A heaping basket of fries.

Chicken Fingers $8.95                                                                                                                                                                                              4 Chicken Breast Strips W/BBQ on the side.

Cheese Sticks $9.95                                                                                                                                                                                  A half pound of crispy Mozzarella served with Marinara 

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

Chicken Drummies $9.95
5 crispy Honey touched Drummies served with Smokey Black Pepper BBQ, Honey Mustard or our signature Raspberry BBQ.

Spinach Artichoke Chicken Flatbread Pizza $12.95
Naan Flatbread with creamy Spinach and Artichoke spread, grilled Chicken Breast, Mozzarella and Parmesan Cheese.

Homemade Pizza

Our homemade Pizza's Traditional Thin Crust or Thick Crust

Specialty Pizzas 12"

  • Bacon cheeseburger – Bacon, onion, hamburger & pickles. $16.95
  • Meat Lovers - Pepperoni, Sausage, Bacon & Ham. $16.95
  • Supreme - Sausage, pepperoni, black & green olives, onions, green peppers, & mushrooms. $16.95
  • Taco - seasoned beef, shredded lettuce, shredded cheddar, tomatoes, green onions and black olives with sour cream, jalapenos and house-made salsa on the side. $17.95
  • Buffalo Chicken - Cayenne Pepper sauce, grilled chicken breast, topped with cool lettuce and blue cheese on the side $16.95

Single topping pizzas 12" - $14.95

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 $17.95 includes side salad and choice of potato.

Burgers & More

1/4 pound Fresh Beef Patty on a fresh Brioche bun served with your choice of French Fries, Onion Rings, Coleslaw or Salad. 1/2 pound Beef add 1.50, Grilled Chicken Breast add 2.00.

Mushroom Burger $10.95
Grilled fresh mushrooms & Swiss cheese

Black and Blue Cheese Burger $10.95
Cajun seasoning, Blue cheese and bacon crumbles.

Bacon Cheese Burger $10.95
American cheese and bacon.

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

California $9.95                                                                                                                                                                               Topped with lettuce, tomato, onion with mayo on the side.

The Brinner Burger $14.95                                                                                                                                                                      Ham, bacon, hash browns, american and swiss cheeses topped with an over easy egg.

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

Cuban $12.95
Seasoned Carnitas, ham, swiss cheese, dill pickles and honey mustard.

French Dip Melt $15.95
Thin slices of Prime Rib with Swill cheese on a rustic roll with au jus for dipping.

Crispy Chicken Po Boy $14.95                                                                                                                                                                Thin sliced breaded chicken with lettuce, tomato, onion and our signature Raspberry BBQ.

Crispy Shrimp Po Boy $14.95                                                                                                                                                              Breaded Shrimp topped with lettuce, tomato, onion and cajun tartar.

Carne Asada $15.95                                                                                                                                                                            Spicy Marinated steak with lettuce, tomato, onion and chili aioli.

BLT $9.95
Toasted Sourdough piled with bacon, lettuce and tomato with mayo on the side

Big Salads

Big Artisan Wedge $11.95
Artisan Romaine, carrots, cucumber, tomato and cheddar cheese.                                                                                                           Add Grilled Chicken $15.95

Caesar $11.95                                                                                                                                                                                      Chopped Romaine, Shredded Parmesan cheese, Caesar dressing and croutons.                                                                                              Add Grilled Chicken $15.95

Taco $14.95                                                                                                                                                                                            Chopped lettuce, seasoned beef, cheddar cheese, tomato, green onion, black olives, House made salsa, sour cream and jalapenos in a crispy tortilla shell.

BLT Chicken Salad $17.95                                                                                                                                                              Chopped artisan romaine lettuce, grilled chicken breast, bacon crumbles, tomatoes and croutons.








All dinners served with Artisan Wedge salad, bread and choice of side.

(Baked Potato, Wild Rice, Broccoli, Asparagus, Onion Rings, French Fries, hash browns or coleslaw.)

Hamburger Steak $21.95
12oz ground beef patty charbroiled to order and topped with grilled mushrooms.

Ribeye $29.95                                                                                                                                                                                         16 oz hand cut Ribeye charbroiled to order.

Sirloin Steak $18.95                                                                                                                                                                                 8oz center cut top sirloin charbroiled to order.

Tenderloin $35.95                                                                                                                                                                                     8 oz tender hand trimmed filet 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 1/2 rack $19.95   full rack $29.95
Pork Baby back ribs season with our house rub, slow cooked to fall off the bone, smothered in our smoky black pepper bbq o r signature raspberry bbq.

Smothered Chicken $19.95                                                                                                                                                                   Fire grilled chicken breast smothered in grilled onions, mushrooms and Swiss cheese, served on a bed of wild rice.

Fried Chicken $17.95 
A half chicken hand breaded and fried to a crisp golden brown.

Jumbo Shrimp $24.95
4 large shrimp broiled in garlic butter and served on a bed of wild rice.

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