Black Bean Bison Chili Recipe

Black Bean Bison Chili Recipe

Soup is the perfect way to warm your fingers and your soul. This winter we are featuring our Black Bean Bison Chili recipe. If you’re looking for a twist on the classic chili we’ve got the recipe for you. Come down to the Northwoods Pub to test it out or try it out at home! Click here to view this tasty recipe!  

Eat Drink and Be Merry!

Eat Drink and Be Merry!

The winter dining at Grand View Lodge holds more than just fantastic flavors. Winter menus are now available at your favorite Brainerd restaurants.   Northwood Pub The Northwoods Pub is now open daily for winter dining. Opening at 11am each day, stop down on your lunch break for one of our fantastic sandwiches, juicy burgers or seasonal salads

A De’Vine Weekend at Cru

A De’Vine Weekend at Cru

Food and Wine lovers unite! February 6-8, 2015 Grand View Lodge is hosting the 3rd Annual de’Vine Food and Wine Experience sponsored by MN Monthly Magazine. This weekend of food, wine, and educational seminars is not one to be missed. The fun begins on Friday, February 6th with a special wine dinner. The Saracina Vineyards Dinner will be an additio

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

Season greetings from Grand View Lodge! Not only is the holiday season a great time to visit Grand View but New Year’s a great time for a special evening at Cru. Cru is offering a very special six-course dinner prepared by our Executive Sous Chef Matias LaTorre. Chef Matias is originally from Chile and you will see the influence of his roots in thi

Celebrate Cru’s Love Affair with Wine

Celebrate Cru’s Love Affair with Wine

It’s true! Cru Restaurant and Wine Bar has received Wine Spectator Magazine's “Award of Excellence” for the first time in history and they're ready to celebrate their love affair with wine by offering you two special weekends. If you’re around this Labor Day weekend, Cru invites you to dine with them August 29-31, 2014 from 5pm-9pm where you can re

5 Great Packages to Celebrate Fall

5 Great Packages to Celebrate Fall

Just because summer is coming to an end doesn’t mean you still can’t getaway with your family, friends, or that special someone in your life. Fall is a beautiful time of the year to escape from the summer heat, crowds of people, and the hectic schedules of school, sports and work. Your mini escape awaits with these five great packages at the histor

Mahi Mahi Tacos

Mahi Mahi Tacos

The Preserve Pub & Grill may be situated next to 18-holes of championship golf in some of Minnesota’s best forests and wetlands, but it also offers some of the best Mahi Mahi taco's west of Florida. Swing by the course to get in one last game of the season (before September 29) and enjoy this delightful dish perfect to crave any golfer’s hunger

Loony’s Beach Hut Inspired Recipes

Loony’s Beach Hut Inspired Recipes

Enjoy a perfect picnic or cookout with with these fast, but delicious recipes! Create our refreshing Israeli Couscous Salad which illuminates all the colorful vegetables of the season. Or serve up our classic Shrimp Po Boy Sandwich for those that love seafood. The Loony’s Blue Lagoon Drink is the perfect cocktail to pair for your afternoon or eveni

Grand View launches its First Ever Responsive Website

Grand View launches its First Ever Responsive Website

After years of careful in-house research, planning, and design, Grand View Lodge was able to launch its first ever responsive website in June of 2014. Responsive sites enable all digital devices to have a unique experience from a large desktop monitor down to a tablet or smartphone without the use of a specialized app. The new Grand View website of