Bring the Family

Kids and grandparents alike are comfortable at our place.

Main Street

Proudly nestled in the heart of Park Rapid's iconic downtown. Stroll Main after your meal to visit the shops!

Full Bar

Signature cocktails created from specially infused vodka, or wood-aged by The Black Swan Cooperage

Craft Beer

Featuring local micro brews on 10 rotating taps so there's always something new to try

Lunch & Dinner

Every dish is crafted with care to give you a taste of the good life. Come find your favorite!

Welcome to the Good Life Cafe, where you’re a stranger only once. Because eating out is about more than just food, we ask you to slow down, enjoy your surroundings, and allow us to show you Up North hospitality. Nestled in the heart of iconic downtown Park Rapids, Minnesota, you will find our food unique, comforting, and enjoyable. We offer appetizers, burgers, sandwiches, salads and one of a kind dinners. We also feature a full bar where the Bloody Mary is Queen and the craft beers run supreme. Contact us for your catering needs, too. We’ll do the work, you enjoy the party.


The Good Life Cafe
220 Main Ave South
Park Rapids, MN 56470

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Tue – Thu: 11 am – 8 pm
Fri – Sat: 11 am – 9 pm
Closed Sunday and Monday

Holidays Closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day

Happy Hour: 4 pm – 6 pm


(218) 237-4212
Reservations accepted for parties of 6 or more.



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