Place to eat
Old Log Theatre
The Old Log Theatre is the oldest professional theater in the state of Minnesota. It is sometimes cited as the oldest continuously operating professional theater in the United States. It is located in Excelsior and is funded entirely by ticket sales and income from its restaurant. Great casual fun.
Operating in bucolic Excelsior since the 1940s, Old Log has long been known as a dinner theater specializing in comedies and musicals, as well as favorites for children. It recently changed hands after being run by local legend Don Stoltz for more than 60 years, and with the opening of the new…
Long-standing, 600-seat venue featuring a variety of plays, plus an on-site bar & restaurant. Situated alongside the Lake Minnetonka Regional Trail (LRT) easily accessed from this location.
“This place is a HIT and often crowded. Lots of unique events. Local charm. ”
“Very fun to go here and rent a kayak or paddle boat. Great area to walk around and do some upscale shopping.”
“My favorite Excelsior restaurant, Casual dining inside or outside on the docks overlooking Lake Minnetonka's Excelsior Bay. Try with Waleye Fish and Chips or Grannie's salad--Yum”
“Wonderful bakery in the heart of downtown Excelsior. Outdoor seating in the summer months. Early morning is the best time to visit as their goods are nice and fresh!”