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Top 5 Late-Night Hangout Spots in Gull Lake

When you head out for some much-needed rest and relaxation, you want a place where you can soak up peace and tranquility as well as quench your thirst for fun and excitement. You’ll fill the bill with a trip to the beautiful land of 10,000 lakes, where you’ll make memories, take plenty of pictures, gather souvenirs and mementos and much more during your indoor and outdoor adventures. After a day outdoors enjoying nature, a relaxing or fun-filled day, you might want to go hang out for a while and enjoy the night out on the town.

Midway Bar

If you’re looking for a drink, some delicious pizza, or want to hang out and play darts or pool, you’ve come to the right place. Order what’s on tap or another favorite beer or take a peek at the wine and cocktail list. If you’re the designated driver for the evening, they can set you up there too, with fountain sodas, water, or ask the wait staff about other fun selections. In the summer months there is a DJ and karaoke night from 9 p.m.-1 a.m. on most Fridays. Stop in on Wednesdays and Fridays at 6:15 for their meat raffle for a chance to win delicious cuts from Thielen Meats in Pierz. Open 9 a.m.-1 a.m. Monday-Thursday; 9 a.m.-2 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 10 a.m.-1 a.m. Sunday.

Ernie’s on Gull

No matter what day of the week it is, you can find late night fun here. Come for the kitchen or come for the bar, you’ll find something to satisfy your appetite or thirst. There’s beer on tap, including selections from across Minnesota and states like California, Wisconsin, Colorado, and even south of the border in Mexico City. Choose from ales, IPAs, lagers, and others to whet your whistle. Choose a house wine, or one of “Ernie’s Elixirs” like an Old Fashioned, or a Watermelon Mule with green apple infused vodka, watermelon liquor, Cock & Bull Ginger Beer, lemon and lime. If you came for the food, take your pick of started like seared tuna, chicken wings, or a fried potato basket. Enjoy a salad, sandwich, or burger, or fill up with an entree. You have your choice of surf & turf, BBQ pork spareribs, spicy lo mein, firecracker shrimp pasta and more. Open daily 11 a.m.-1 a.m.

Lucky’s Tavern

You’re in luck to have such great food and fun in one place at a late-night hour. Stop by and enjoy delicious pizza, burgers, sandwiches, wraps and more. There are even Irish pub favorites like fish & chips, shepherd’s pie, chicken pot pie, or a Reuben sandwich. Cozy up with comfort foods like a hot turkey or beef sandwich, sloppy Joe, meatloaf dinner, or mac & cheese to warm you up on a cold Minnesota day. Satisfy your sweet tooth with German chocolate cake, chocolate cherry cake, or a selection of cookies. Satisfy your stomach from 10 a.m.-1 a.m. daily.


Pizza and Mexican cross paths in Minnesota. Enjoy “appetizerz” like macho nachoz, cheese bread, cheese, veggie, or beef or chicken quezadilla, or chipz and zalza can get you started. Choose from specialty pizzas like BBQ chicken, Mexican pizza, Reuben pizza, and others as well as traditional pizzas like cheese or pepperoni. Take your taste buds on a tour of Mexico with burritos, enchiladas, or tacos. For something lighter but still heavy on flavor, try a taco zalad, zouthwezt zalad, and more. Open 11 a.m.-2 a.m. daily and heated outdoor seating is available.


There are a number of casinos around the state. You may need to pile into the rental car and drive for a bit, but the 24/7 fun and excitement can be worth the trek. Buffets, gaming tables, slots, and more live entertainment runs into wee hours and back again. If you plan to gamble, make sure to set a budget so you don’t blow the rest of your vacation money. Make sure to bring a designated driver along for the ride too, so everyone can be safe on the round trip.

Late-Night Hot Spots in Gull Lake

Enjoy your getaway to Gull Lake and forget all your cares and worries at the door of your vacation rental provided by Gull Lake Beach Resorts. You’ll want to make sure all the fun and excitement of your vacation is reflected in your accommodations. Before dancing the night away or finding that special place, prepare a home-cooked meal in the fully equipped kitchen. Relax and unwind in an open living area with a book or your favorite movie or TV show or get ready for your night out in a private bedroom. We have units to fit your small family or group as well as units that accommodate larger groups. No matter what your vacation needs and style we have a rental that is just right for you. Our premium units include upgrades like stainless steel appliances, granite counters, hardwood floors, flat screen TVs and more!

Contact us today to plan your fun-filled getaway!