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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-Thursday 7:30am- 9:00pm

Friday- Saturday  7:30am-10:00pm

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



(218) 365-4855


145 East Sheridan Street
Ely, Minnesota 55731




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Bluefeld Riesling

Simboli Pinot Grigio

Secco Moscato Bianco

Momo Sauvignon Blanc

Duck Pond Chardonnay

Martin Codax Albarino

Firesteed Pinot Noir

Angeline Reserve Merlot

Delas Saint Esprit Rouge

Hess Select 'Treo' Blend

Slow Press Cabernet Sauvignon

Conundrum Red

Peterson Zinfandel

Nieto Senetiner Malbec


Fulton Lonely Blonde

*Surly Bender

Surly Furious

Surly Todd the Axe Man

*Loon Juice Caramel Apple Cider

Lake Monster Calhoun Claw Pilsner

Grain Belt Nordeast/ Premium

Castle Danger Beers

Indeed Lucy Sour

*Liftbridge Warden Stout

Voyager Boundary Waters Brewnette

Saint Pauli Girl N/A

*tap beers

other craft and domestic bottles 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 all day

Tuesday-Thursday 7:30am to 9pm

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

Sunday 7:30-2pm