Reservations required.

At Grand View Lodge’s steakhouse, CHAR, you will experience classic traditions seared with flavors that sizzle. Committed to excellence, we source only the finest ingredients. Here you will find premium craft steaks, along with local fish and produce—prepared with care. CHAR also features Minnesota beer, spirits, and a unique selection of Old World, New World, and Minnesota wines. Smoked, seared, roasted, or grilled; we let our craft speak for itself.

Sunday | 5:00pm-9:00pm
Monday | 5:00pm-9:00pm
Tuesday | Closed
Wednesday | Closed
Thursday | Closed
Friday | 5:00pm-9:00pm
Saturday | 5:00pm-9:00pm

Hours subject to change without notice.


Crab Cakes | 24
Arugula Lemon Vinaigrette, Lemon Aioli, Balsamic Reduction

Shrimp cocktail | 22 gf
Spicy Bloody Mary Cocktail Sauce, Cajun Remoulade

Fried Brussel Sprouts | 18 | gf
Maple Vinaigrette, Bacon Lardon, Toasted Pecans

Dry Rub-Crusted Pork Belly | 20 | gf
Asian Slaw, Hot Honey

Charcuterie | 27
Duck Breast Pastrami, Parma Prosciutto, Spicy Capicola, Olive Tapenade, Fig Jam,
Onion Marmalade, Rotating Artisan Cheeses, Crackers and Crostinis

Soups and Side Salad

Lobster Bisque | 14
Roasted Red Pepper, Chives, Creme Fraiche

French Onion Soup | 10
Caramelized Onion Blend, Black Garlic, Rich Broth, Fontina and Gruyere Cheese,
Truffled Garlic Crouton

Wedge Caesar Salad | 12
[ add Anchovies +2 ]
Tender Hearts of Romaine, Fresh Grated Grana Padano, Chili Sage Crouton, Caesar Dressing

Wedge Salad | 14 | gf Iceberg, Marinated Tomatoes, AmaBlu® Blue Cheese, Roasted Lardon of Bacon, Sliced Egg, Pickled Red Onion

Roasted Beet Salad | 12
[ add Chicken +8 | add Shrimp +12 ]
Bibb Lettuce, Farro, Cucumber, Candied Pecans, Craisins, Feta, Apple Vinaigrette

From the Grill

8 oz Beef Tenderloin | 62 | gf

14 oz NY Strip | 56 | gf

16 oz Prime NY Strip | 90 | gf

16 oz Delmonico Ribeye | 56 | gf

24 oz Dry-Aged Bone-in Ribeye | 74 | gf

Cold Water Lobster Tail | Market Price | gf
Grilled Shrimp | 12 | gf
1 lb Alaskan King Crab | Market Price | gf

Steak Sauces | 4 ea
Chef’s Recipe Steak Sauce / Bordelaise
Hollandaise (served warm) / Béarnaise (served warm)

Blue Cheese / Bone Marrow Butter / Truffle Butter | 2 ea
Crab Oscar | 8

Composed Entreés

Seared Chicken | 42 | gf
8 oz Airline Chicken Breast, Basil Mascarpone, Natural Chicken Jus,
Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Broccolini

Sugar-Seared Salmon [ Superior Fresh – Hixton WI ] | 42 | gf
Sautéed Fennel and Leeks, Roasted Fingerlings, Buerre Blanc, Broccolini

Cote Family Walleye | 38
Pan-fried, Blackened, or Broiled, Wild Rice Pilaf, Grilled Asparagus, Bacon-braised Sweet Corn

Seared Maple Leaf Duck Breast | 50 | gf
Sweet Potato Hash, Maple and Cranberry Relish, Grilled Asparagus

Duroc Dry-Aged Pork Chop | 45 | gf
Herb-crusted with Spiced Port Reduction, Roasted Fingerling Potatoes, Broccolini

Veal Parmesan | 52
6 oz Veal, House-made Marinara, Lemon Butter Spaghetti

Duo Tail Lobster Dinner | 60 | gf
Wild Rice Pilaf, Drawn Butter, Grilled Asparagus

Steak Oscar | 75 | gf
8 oz Grilled Beef Tenderloin, Crab Oscar, Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Grilled Asparagus

Lamb Shank Bratin | 52
Braised Lamb Shank, Sweet Potato Hash, Raspberry-braised Red Cabbage, Ginger Snap Jus

Vegan option available upon request.


[ 9 ea ]

Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes | gf v

Twice-Baked potato Au Gratin
Sour Cream, Bacon, Cheddar Cheese, Chives

Baked Potato | gf v
Sour Cream, Cheddar Cheese, Chives

Roasted Fingerling Potatoes | gf v

Wild Rice Pilaf | gf v

Boursin Mac-n-Cheese | v

Broccolini | gf v

Sautéed Wild Mushrooms | gf v

Bacon-braised Sweet Corn | gf

Grilled Asparagus | gf v

Kid’s Menu

12 Years & Under | Includes Small Beverage | Served with Chips, Fries or Applesauce

Cheese Quesadilla | 7 | v

Chicken Tenders | 9

Grilled Cheese | 7

Macaroni and Cheese | 7 | v

Cheeseburger | 9

gf Gluten Friendly | v Vegetarian

Updated January 2024. Menus subject to change without notice.



Grilled Orange Old Fashioned | 15
4 Roses Small Batch, Orange Bitters, Orange, Toasted Marshmallow

Amaretto Coffee | 12
Coffee, Disaronno Amaretto, Whipped Cream, Cinnamon

Ginger Apple Mule | 12
Smirnoff Vodka, Apple Schnapps, Lime Juice, Apple Cider, Ginger Beer

Cranberry Thyme Gin & Tonic | 12
Hendricks, Cranberry Juice, Orange Juice, Tonic,Thyme, Cranberries

Blackberry Margarita | 14
Casa Amigos Reposado Tequila, Cointreau, Lime Juice, Blackberries, Lime Twist


Classic Vodka | 12
Smirnoff Vodka | Add Bleu Cheese Olives +3

Classic Gin | 12
Tanqueray | Add Bleu Cheese Olives +3

The Vesper | 18
Aviation Dry Gin, Vodka, White Vermouth, Lemon Twist

Char Manhattan | 13
Grand View Exclusive Tattersall Single Barrel Rye, Sweet Vermouth, Bitters, Filthy Cherries

Sidecar | 12
Courvoisier, Cointreau, Lemon Juice, Lemon Twist

Cosmopolitan | 13
Ketel One, Cointreau, Cranberry Juice, Lime

Triple P | 14
Jacoulot Crème De Peche, Grey Goose Pear Vodka, Prosecco, Pear Slice

Chai Espresso Martini | 13
Stoli Vanilla Vodka, Chai, Espresso

Pegu Club Martini | 13
Tanqueray, Cointreau, Lime Juice, Orange Bitters, Lime Twist

Old Friend | 12
Tanqueray, Amaro, Grapefruit, Lemon Juice, Lemon Twist

Bourbons & Whiskeys

Rabbit Hole Dareringer Bourbon Sherry Casks
Jefferson’s Reserve Very Old Very Small Batch Bourbon
Knob Creek Rye Whiskey
Keeper’s Heart Whiskey
4 Roses Small Batch


Clase Azul Platinum / Clase Azul Reposado
Don Julio 1942 / Don Julio Rosado

Bottle Beer

Bud / Coors Light / Miller Lite / Surly Furious / Stella Artois / Michelob Golden Light
Michelob Ultra / Summit EPA / Loon Juice Cider / Stilly Grapefruit
NA Summit Nialis IPA / NA Athletic Upside Dawn

Tap Beer

Rotating Local Breweries

Updated February 2024. Menus subject to change without notice.



Updated February 2024. Menus subject to change without notice.