Irma's Kitchen wins "Best Entree", "Best Dessert" and "People's Choice Award" at the Taste of the Lakes 2016

Looking for the best Brainerd restaurants? Cragun’s Resort has built and maintained a reputation for excellent food service that’s second to none in Brainerd. Where to dine is simply a matter of taste at Cragun’s Resort and Hotel. You can choose from five unique dining experiences, each offering a distinctly different menu and atmosphere. From sandwiches to slow roasted prime rib and pan fried walleye, lakeside dining to dinners at the Legacy Grille, one of Cragun’s restaurants is sure to become your favorite.


Bear Trap Lounge

On Friday and Saturday nights the Bear Trap Lounge, located in the main lodge, serves up pizza, drinks, and lot of fun!

Irma's Kitchen at Cragun's

Irma’s Kitchen

Irma’s Kitchen is located at the south end of Cragun’s Resort in the former, historic Hungry Gull Restaurant building that dates back to 1926. All food items are made in house using many of Irma’s recipes and the freshest local ingredients.

Lakeside Dining Room

Lakeside Dining Room

Join us for a dine-in, plated breakfast in our charming northwoods atmosphere in the Lakeside Dining Room located in the main lodge overlooking Gull Lake’s Steamboat Bay.


Legacy Grille

Now open year-round and late night! Come see for yourself the breathtaking views at the Legacy Courses clubhouse a mile down from Cragun’s Resort. Casual dining in the sports bar, dining room, and outside terrace.


Cabana Café

Casual dining located at the indoor pool at Cragun’s Resort serving breakfast, lunch, and light dinners. Eat poolside, in the Lakeside Dining Room, or outside on the beautiful sun deck overlooking the lake.