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Fusion American Dining.

Locally Sourced, Responsibly Consumed


Responsibly serving the community and investing in local products while providing service excellence in an inviting atmosphere.

About our restaurant

Insula opened June 8 2015 in the building vacated by the old Vertin's restaurant. We are currently undergoing exterior renovation, 

Owned and run by Executive Chef Daniel Vollom and Sarah Wigdahl-Vollom, Insula has captured the imagination and enlivened the tastebuds of the eating scene in Ely, Minnesota. Join us.



Tuesday-Saturday 7:30am- 9:00pm

Sunday 7:30am-2:00pm Breakfast served until 12noon on Sunday

 CLOSED Nov 18-26th 2018

CLOSED Dec 23-25th 2018

CLOSED Dec 30-Jan 1 2019


(218) 365-4855


145 East Sheridan Street
Ely, Minnesota 55731




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Charles & Charles Riesling

Vista POint White Zinfandel

Evolution White

Lavis Pinot Grigio

Secco Moscato Bianco

Momo Sauvignon Blanc

B&G Reserve Chardonnay

Lincourt Santa Rosa Chardonnay

Mer Soleil Silver Unoaked Chardonnay

Rickshaw Pinot Noir

Wild Horse Merlot

Delas Saint Esprit Rouge

Stolpman Maria Syrah

Rutherford Two Range Red

Slow Press Cabernet Sauvignon

Conundrum Red

Predator Zinfandel

Nieto Senetiner Malbec


Blacklist Beers~Duluth,MN

Bauhaus Brews~Minneapolis, MN

Surly Beers~Minneapolis,MN

Lake Monster Beers~St. Paul

Castle Danger~Two Harbors, MN

Indeed Brews~Minneapolis, MN

Liftbridge~ Stillwater, MN

Bent Paddle Beers~Duluth, MN

*Ask what's on Tap? PROUD to  feature MN Brews

*Over 30 can & bottle beers both craft and domestic available


In the interest and fairness to our customers we do not take reservations.  Seating is on a first come, first serve basis. 

We look forward to having you as a guest at our table soon.

Thank you for your understanding, Dan and Sarah

Call (218) 365-4855

 Monday -CLOSED

Tuesday-Thursday 7:30am to 9pm

Friday - Saturday 7:30am to 10:00pm

Sunday 7:30-2pm