Catering to Your Every Need


Whether your meeting or event is in the morning, afternoon or evening, the Pioneer Grill by Knute Nelson has a full array of chef-inspired IMG_6037.JPGcreations that will appeal to all, ranging from boxed lunches to delicious gourmet dishes with flavorful wine pairings and beer. 

  • Appetizers
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Desserts
  • Beverages

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The Pioneer Grill is pleased to serve clients for any type of event, within our campus or externally. Our team can satisfy the palates of small groups for business meetings, medium groups for a bridal shower or even a large group for your next family wedding.

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The Pioneer Grill by Knute Nelson is located at Grand Arbor in Alexandria, MN. This beautiful community allows for several room rental options to accommodate your group. 

Room Options
  • Community Room (capacity: 100) | $150 rental fee
  • Activity Room (capacity: 50) | $75 rental fee
  • Outdoor Patio (capacity: 75) | $75 rental fee
  • Multi-purpose Room (capacity: 50)  | $75 rental fee
  • Private Dining Room (capacity: 10) | $20 rental fee
  • Governors Room* (capacity: 65) | $100 rental fee45330501_10156095800474217_6717011371256446976_n.jpg

*Located at Nelson Gables by Knute Nelson

Discounted room rental fees are available for residents, their families, employees, and non-profit organizations.

Off-Site Catering

Off-site catering is also available to those hosting an event within 15 miles of Alexandria. This coverage area includes Osakis, Carlos, Holmes City, and immediate surrounding areas. Our professional team works relentlessly to ensure your event goes off without a hitch.

In addition to preparing and serving excellent food, we also have affordable equipment rental options. 

Equipment Rental
  • Tents (16' x 10') | $100 per tent
  • Chairs | $1 per chair
  • Tables | $7.50 per table (6 ft. and 8 ft.)

We’ve held monthly meetings for Young Professionals at Grand Arbor for a few years and have had nothing but a great experience. From the delicious food that is always hot and ready to go, to the open communication on figuring out the best way to RSVP for our event, to the friendly customer service that we always receive. 

Melissa Amundson
Alexandria Area Young Professionals Leadership Team

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You can also reach us at

Pioneer Grill by Knute Nelson
4403 Pioneer Road SE
Alexandria, MN 56308

(320) 759-4608