Konnie LeMay / Lake Superior Magazine

Marquette is joining Duluth and Thunder Bay in becoming an impressive “foodie” town. Especially downtown, it seems almost every block has two or more tasty options. Just to pique your appetite, we are offering three suggestions: Read more


Bight Restaurant & Bar

Courtesy Bight Restaurant & Bar

You could hardly imagine a better location for an eatery than Prince Arthur’s Landing in the heart of Thunder Bay’s Marina Park, where Bight Restaurant & Bar enjoys a postcard view of the harbour, the marina and the Sleeping Giant. Read more


Betty Lessard, Namesake of Betty's Pies, Passes Away at 90

Betty Lessard, who turned a humble fish shack into the iconic Betty’s Pies restaurant on Minnesota’s North Shore, passed away on Thursday. She was 90 years old. Read more

Mar 20, 2015 11:59 AM Superior Notes

Duluth Grill Cookbook

Rolf Hagberg

Who would have thought that creating a cookbook for the Duluth Grill could turn into high adventure? Let the author tell you all about it. Read more


Café Coco

Bob Grah / Courtesy Noreen Ovadia

Local coffee shop/bakeries lure locals and travelers alike, with wonderful bread and pastry aromas and a friendly atmosphere. There’s usually something that makes each one unique. Read more


Sammy's Pizza

Jack Rendulich

Founded in 1954 by Sam and Louise Perrella in Hibbing, Minnesota, Sammy's Pizza now has 17 outlets across the region and, after 20 million pizzas sold, has become a tradition for so many families – including Sam's. Read more

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Bob Berg / Lake Superior Magazine

At DaLou’s Bistro in Washburn, virtually everything is handcrafted by Dale and Louie Hanson using fresh ingredients, often from local farms and businesses. The wood-fired oven, imported from Italy, instills the pizza with a distinctive smoky flavor. Read more


We asked regional brewmasters about their favorite brews and their best tips for picking a good beer. Read more



Bruce Ojard

In 1956, Betty Lessard was living in Duluth, Minnesota, and making good progress toward her career in photography. She had no inkling that a proposition that year by her father, Aleck Christiansen, would change the course of her life. Read more

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