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CHAR

218.963.8756

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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.

Thursday-Saturday | 5:00pm-9:00pm

Hours subject to change without notice.

Beginnings

Crab Cakes | 20
Jicama Fennel Slaw, Lemon Aioli, Balsamic Reduction

Shrimp Cocktail | 18 | gf
Chilled Jumbo Shrimp, Spicy Bloody Mary Cocktail Sauce, Cajun Remoulade

Beef Carpaccio | 18
Parmesan Tuile, Mixed Greens, Lemon Truffle

House-made Tater Tots | 12
Roasted Garlic, Parmesan and Chive Tots, Smoked Cheddar Sauce, Tomato Preserves

CHARcuterie Platter | 27 | gf
Chef’s Selection of Cured Meats and Cheeses, Onion Jam, Grilled Baguette


Soup and Side Salad

Soup of the Day | 7

CHAR French Onion Soup | 8
Caramelized Onion Blend, Black Garlic, Rich Broth,
Fontina and Gruyere Cheeses, Truffle Garlic Crouton

CHAR Caesar Salad Side 7 | Full 12 [ Add Anchovies 2 ]
Tender Hearts of Romaine, Parmesan Tuile, Fresh Grated Grana Padano, Chili Sage Crouton,
White Anchovy, Caesar Dressing

Wedge Salad | 10 | gf
Iceberg, Marinated Tomatoes, Blue Cheese, Roasted Lardon of Bacon, Chopped Egg, Red Onion Slaw

Spinach Salad 9 | gf
Bacon Balsamic Vinaigrette, Diced Egg, Slivered Red Onion, Toasted Pine Nuts


From the Grill

All Items may be served as a Gluten Friendly option.

7 oz Beef Tenderloin | 59* | gf

14 oz New York Strip | 47* | gf

16 oz Ribeye | 48* | gf

24 oz Dry-Aged Bone-in Ribeye | 62** | gf

32 oz Tomahawk Ribeye | 120 (not included in MAP package) | gf

16 oz Prime Rib | 37 | gf

20 oz Prime Rib | 42* | gf

Add-ons | 2 ea
Cold Water Lobster Tail | Market Price
(3) U-12 Shrimp | 25
(3) Jumbo Seared Scallops | 25

Steak Sauces | 2 ea
Chef’s Recipe Steak Sauce / Hollandaise / Béarnaise / Bordelaise

Toppers | 2 ea
Blue Cheese / Truffle Butter


Composed Entreés

12 oz dry-aged Bone-in Durock Pork Chop | 40* | gf
Mustard and Herb Crusted, Garlic Mashed, Sautéed Green Beans

Grilled Chicken 28 | gf
Roasted Tomato and Sage Polenta, Asparagus Tips, Hunter Sauce

Simply Fish | Market Price
Daily Fish Feature

Duo Tail Lobster Dinner | Market Price | gf
Wild Rice Pilaf, Drawn Butter

Cote Family Walleye | 30
Dusted with the original “Ritz® Cracker Crust” then Pan-fried, Wild Rice Pilaf, Creamed Corn
[ Broiled or Blackened also available ]

Spaghetti Carbonara | 20
Hardwood Smoked Bacon, Peas, Pecorino Romano


Sides

[ Great for Sharing | 9 ea ]

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

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

Roasted Garlic Mash | gv

Sautéed Wild Mushrooms | gf v

Creamed Spinach | gf

Creamed Corn | gf

Asparagus | gf v

Green Beans | gf v


gf Gluten Friendly | v Vegetarian


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Winter Cocktails

The Ol’ Cabin Bourbon Sour Four Roses Bourbon, Créme de Cocoa, Amaretto, Lemon Juice, Cinnamon/Orange Syrup, Egg White, Ango Bitters | 14

Bonfire Burnout Casamigos Mezcal, Vikre Amaro, Tempes Fugit Rosso, Orange Peel | 13

Blue Ox Side Car Vikre Overvann Aquvit, Vikre Herbal Liqueur, Honey Syrup, Lemon | 13

Hot Gin Cider Lizzy’s Gin, Apple Cider, Maple Syrup | 12

North Wind Espresso Martini DuNord Vodka, DuNord Coffee Liqueur, Tattersal Orange Créme, Simple Syrup, Coffee Beans | 13

Toasted Almond Martini Rocks Roast, Amaretto, Cream, Flaked Almonds | 12

Tawny Old Fashioned Bulleit Bourbon, Graham’s 10, Angostura Bitters, Muddled Orange, Amarena Cherries | 14


Bottle Beer

Bud | Coors Light | Miller Lite | Michelob Golden Light | Summit EPA | Michelob Ultra | Stella Artois
Surly Furious | Grainbelt Nordeast | O’douls Amber | Loon Juice Cider


Bourbons and Whiskeys

[ Rotating - Limited Availability ]

Michter’s 10 year Single Barrel | Bowman Brothers Bourbon | Buffalo Trace | Blanton’s
Eagle Rare | Pinhook | 4Roses – Single Barrel | Sazerac Rye | George Stagg | Angel’s Envy


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By the Glass

[ 6 oz | 9 oz ]

WHITES, SPARKLING & ROSÉ

La Marca Prosecco Italy NV | 9 | –

Castello Del Poggio Moscato Italy | 8 | 12

Hogue Riesling Columbia Valley | 8 | 12

La Cetto Primavera Rosé of Cabernet Baja | 9 | 13

Cavazza Pinot Grigio Italy | 8 | 12

The Crossings Sauvignon Blanc | 10 | 15

Broadbent Vinho Verde Portugal NV | 8 | 12

Red Tail Ridge Unoaked Chardonnay Finger Lakes | 8 | 12

Wente Riva Ranch Oaked Chardonnay Livermore | 10 | 14

Iris Pinot Gris Willamette Valley | 9 | 13


REDS

Dona Paula Malbec Mendoza | 8 | 12

1000 Stories Bourbon Barrel Aged Zinfandel California | 10 | 15

Gundlach Bundschu Mountain Cuvee Sonoma | 11 | 16

Boen Pinot Noir Russian River Valley | 10 | 15

Trouble Maker Red Blend California | 10 | 15

Liberty School Club Cabernet California | 9 | 13

Francis Ford Coppola Director’s Cut Cabernet Alexander Valley | 13 | 19


By the Bottle

PINOT NOIR

Boen Russian River Valley | 35

Benton Lane Willamette | 45

Stephanie et Vincent Michelet Bourgogne | 50

Trisaetum Willamette Valley | 60

Ponzi Willamette Valley | 80

Stoller Reserve Pinot Noir Willamette Valley | 95

Orin Swift Slander California | 100


INTERESTING REDS

Bodega Hinojosa Malbec Mendoza | 30

Prazo de Roriz Duoro Portugal | 30

Trouble Maker Red Blend California | 30

Gundlach Bundschu Mountain Cuvee Sonoma County | 45

Cocodrilo Red Blend Mendoza | 50

Paraduxx Blend Napa Valley | 60

Ogier Cotes du Rhone Rhone | 75

Orin Swift Eight Years in the Desert Blend St. Helena | 90

Stags’ Leap Winery Petite Sirah Napa Valley | 90


ZINFANDEL

1000 Stories Bourbon Barrel Aged California | 40

Seghesio Sonoma | 60

Rombauer California | 75


MERLOT

Duckhorn Napa Valley | 60

Chateau La Croix Romane Bordeaux | 60

Freemark Abbey California | 90


CABERNET SAUVIGNON

Liberty School California | 30

Roth Napa | 45

Ringbolt Margaret River Australia | 45

Francis Ford Coppola Director’s Cut Alexander Valley | 50

Quilt Napa Valley | 60

Whitehall Lane Winery Napa Valley | 70

Austin Hope California | 80

Duckhorn Napa Valley | 90

Frank Family Napa Valley | 100

Stag’s Leap Artemis Napa | 125

Chateau Montelena Napa | 130

Jordan Alexander Valley | 135

Cakebread Cellars Napa | 150


SPARKLING

Castello Del Poggio Moscato California | 30

La Marca Prosecco 30

Korbel Brut California | 30

Argyle Brut Willamette | 50

Piper Heidsieck Brut France | 100


INTERESTING WHITES & ROSÉ

Hogue Riesling Columbia Valley | 30

Broadbent Vinho Verde Portugal NV | 30

Calcada Rosé Portugal | 30

Umani Ronchi Pecorino Abruzzo | 35

La Cetto Primavera Rosé of Cabernet Baja California | 30


PINOT GRIGIO & PINOT GRIS

Cavazza Pinot Grigio Italy | 30

Iris Pinot Gris Willamette Valley | 35

Santa Margherita Pinot Grigio Valdadige | 45


SAUVIGNON BLANC

The Crossings New Zealand | 30

Nobilo Icon Marlborough | 40

Twomey Napa | 50

Sauvion Sancerre France | 70


CHARDONNAY

Red Tail Ridge Sans Oak Finger Lakes | 30

Wente Riva Ranch Livermore | 40

Franciscan Napa | 45

Jordan Chardonnay Russian River Valley | 60

Francois Carillon Puligny Montrachet Bourgogne | 125


Reserve Wines

WHITES & SPARKLING

Francois Carillon Puligny Montrachet Bourgogne 2011 | 125

Wayfarer Estate Chardonnay Sonoma Coast 2015 | 125

Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label Brut Reims NV | 140

Dom Perignon Epernay | 350

Krug Grand Cuvee Brut France NV | 375


REDS

Domaine du Beaurenard Chateauneuf du Pape Rhone | 125

Bouchard Pere & Fils Gevrey-Chambertin Beaune 2016 | 125

Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon Alexander Valley 2017 | 125

Pride Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon Napa/Sonoma 2014 | 130

Francesco Rinaldi Barolo Cannubi DOCG Barolo 2013 | 130

Cakebread Cabernet Sauvignon Napa 2016 | 140

Domaine Serene ‘Everstad Reserve’ Pinot Noir Willamette 2015 | 125

Fuligni Brunello di Montalcino DOCG Tuscany 2013 | 175

Heitz ‘Trailside Vineyard’ Cabernet Sauvignon Napa 2012 | 180

Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon Napa 2019 | 170

Leonetti Cabernet Sauvignon Walla Walla 2013 | 200

Shafer ‘One Point Five’ Cabernet Sauvignon Napa 2017 | 180

O’Shaughnessy Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain 2015 | 200

Cade Cabernet Sauvignon Napa 2015 | 225

Hourglass Blueline Cabernet Sauvignon Napa | 225

Quintessa Rutherford | 350

Continuum Napa 2016 | 400

Joseph Phelps Insignia Napa 2015 | 500

Opus One Napa 2016 | 600

Opus One Napa 2017 | 600


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