Osprey Wilds

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Dining at Osprey Wilds

Healthy Food   ◆   Healthy People   ◆   Healthy Planet ​

Enjoy outstanding meal service during your stay

Our kitchen staff provides delicious scratch-cooked meals for visiting groups as well as customized banquet menus, prepared fresh to satisfy every palate. Each meal is served cafeteria style and offers a variety of exceptional cuisine options with a focus on locally grown or organic items. We also grow produce and raise animal on our very own Trapp Farm using organic, no-till practices. We are proud to serve these local products to visitors year-round.   

Osprey Wilds food service salad bar at lunch and dinner

Our Standards

Eat healthy, eat sustainably
  • We are a scratch-based kitchen
  • We purchase organic, non-GMO and natural foods as much as possible
  • We buy locally & regionally sourced foods when seasonally available
  • We cultivate a large portion of the produce and meat we serve on our Trapp Farm

Our food suppliers include:

  • Coleman Natural Foods
  • Duluth Coffee Co. – Duluth, MN
  • Ferndale Market – Cannon Falls, MN
  • Honeyhill Farms – Hinckley, MN
  • Locally Laid Egg Company – Wrenshall, MN
  • Lake Haven Custom Meat Processing – Sturgeon Lake, MN

You Can Expect

Only the best
  • Hormone-, antibiotic- & nitrate-free meat
  • Beef from local 100% grass-fed cows
  • Eggs from pasture-raised chickens on our own Trapp Farm
  • Milk from cows not given rBST/rGBH
  • Fish from MSC & ACS certified fisheries
  • Whole grain bread, pastas & cereals
  • Organic, fair trade, shade-grown coffee
  • Fresh salad bar at lunch & dinner
  • Fresh fruits

Food allergies and special dietary needs

With advanced notice, we can accommodate a variety of dietary needs – let us know of any food restrictions at least two weeks prior to your visit.

Blandin Dining Hall

Enjoy a 270° lakeside view of nature

Combine our fantastic meals with our beautiful lakeside dining hall and you’ve got a truly enjoyable dining experience. Our dining hall seats 200 people comfortably and has the most appealing setting with many windows that make you feel a part of the great outdoors even on winter days, when the huge stone fireplace keeps everyone cozy. Covered outdoor dining/seating area on three sides.

      • Huge stone fireplace
      • Large windows overlooking lake 
      • Wireless internet
      • Pull-down screen
      • PA system with podium and wireless mics
      • Power carts and AV equipment available

Large Group Functions

Host your large gathering in a beautiful setting

For more information or to get a quote for custom meals or dining hall rental, please submit our online inquiry form, email our Reservations Coordinator at reservations@osreywilds.org, or call us at 320-245-2648, ext. 107.

Huge stone fireplace in Blandin Hall at Osprey Wilds