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Victor’s on Water pays tribute to musical history with vinyl series

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By Paige Kieffer

Victor’s on Water is bringing the sweet sound of music to Excelsior in their downstairs lounge, which opened last year.

“What the whole lower lounge at Victor’s is about is not only doing private events and dinners, but also bringing new forms of entrainment to Excelsior and… (read more here)

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Music history to be explored at Victor’s on Water

Victor’s on Water in Excelsior has announced a new program, one that will allow people to locally experience aspects of music history in depth.

Every fourth Friday of the month beginning Jan. 27, The Lounge at Victor’s will host ‘Victor’s on Vinyl.’ The program will merge an exclusive listening club with a dining experience. (Read More Here)

2016 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award for Victor’s on Water


Excelsior, MN – May, 26, 2016 – Victor’s on Water today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence. Now in its sixth year, the achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great traveler reviews on TripAdvisor over the past year. Certificate of Excellence recipients include accommodations, eateries and attractions located all over the world that have continually delivered a quality customer experience.

“With the Certificate of Excellence, TripAdvisor honors hospitality businesses that have consistently received strong praise and ratings from travelers,” said Heather Leisman, Vice President of Industry Marketing, TripAdvisor. “This recognition helps travelers identify and book properties that regularly deliver great service. TripAdvisor is proud to play this integral role in helping travelers feel more confident in their booking decisions.”

The Certificate of Excellence accounts for the quality, quantity and recency of reviews submitted by travelers on TripAdvisor over a 12-month period. To qualify, a business must maintain an overall TripAdvisor bubble rating of at least four out of five, have a minimum number of reviews and must have been listed on TripAdvisor for at least 12 months.

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DeRusha Eats

DeRusha Eats: Victor’s on Water

EXCELSIOR, Minn. (WCCO) — West suburban Excelsior almost had it all: quaint downtown, Lake Minnetonka views, but not a lot of great restaurants.

“In the days of the moccasin shops, the choices were limited,” Eric Paulson said.

But in part thanks to Paulson and his daughter, diners in Excelsior have many more voices, including their spot, Victor’s on Water.

For the full story and video on the WCCO web site, click here.

Victor's On Water Patio Dining

Enjoy A Meal On Our Patio

The arrival of warmer weather means that our patio dining area is open!  Now you can enjoy a meal in beautiful downtown Excelsior in our restaurant or outside while enjoying the beautiful evening weather.