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Rare Steak and Sushi

615 2nd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55402-1902
+1 612-752-9595
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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“sushi” (39 reviews)
“beef tataki” (3 reviews)
“pot stickers” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
615 2nd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55402-1902
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner here last week while we were in town for business. There was a fairly large group and folks had everything from sushi to steak to the grilled cheese sandwich. All the food looked awesome and everyone seemed to enjoy their meal.

Thank ArkieLovesSTJ
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We shared calamari and each had a full-sized dinner salad with added salmon. All delicious! And since we were so restrained, we shared flourless chocolate torte for dessert. Yum! Good service, but we had to ask for small plates for the calamari, and later, spoons...More

Thank Pamehla
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Love their happy hour. But this time went later and had the burger, and sushi and pot stickers for the first time. The burger was very good.

Thank wanttobetraveler
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Poor selection of sakes by the glass (out of everything on the list) and the house sake was watered down and undrinkable. Tried to order appetizers but they were out of the ones we wanted. Fruit flies at the table. Sushi was edible, at best....More

Thank rsl1966
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Friday afternoon early evening and the Happy hour rocks!! Martinis, sushi, seared tuna, soooo good. Not super busy, steady, had groupon, worked slick!

Thank Amrochele
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

I dined here with a business associate as he was staying at The Grand Hotel. While the service was good, the quality of the food and coffee was poor. The place was empty at 7:00 am. There are much better breakfast venues in Downtown Minneapolis.

Thank VRJL
Reviewed 18 August 2016

When we first walked in, it didn't look as nice as I expected (especially compared to the rest of the hotel, which is gorgeous.) The decor was a little run down and it just didn't look right. The staff was friendly, however, and the food...More

1  Thank Robenrox
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We decided to try Rare Steak & Sushi during our stay in Minneapolis. Wrong decision. we expected (based on the prices and the hotel experience so far) that we would be at a steakhouse environment like we are used to at home in Chicago. We...More

Thank Amy_T-30229
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

We had the blackened turkey burger, beef burger, Chicken pesto sand which, fried plantain chips, calamari bites, fries and a side salad. Everything was wonderful. The atmosphere was great. I plan to go again.

1  Thank Ronda B
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Nice menu including sushi and some other favorites. Service is "lumpy" -- sometimes great, sometimes challenging as is often the case in hotel restaurants.

Thank doctorbchi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 615 2nd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55402-1902
  • Public Transportation: Bus stop directly in front of hotel.
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-752-9595
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