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Lamplighter Family Sports Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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214 N Minnesota St, New Ulm, MN 56073-1732
+1 507-354-2185
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Blue Earth, Minnesota
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We showed up with about 30 people from our hockey team, pretty much un-expected for lunch over the weekend. The Lamplighter was excellent. Their service was top notch. All of our food came out correctly, all of our bills were correct (not an easy feat when kids are not sitting with parents). I have had several team meals at restaurants... More 

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Thank Rochelle K
Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
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56 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Apparently, this is where a lot of locals go. We went on a Sat. night and the place was busy. We got in right away though. I had a Frisco Melt and my bf, the Spaghetti. My burger was very good, done between medium and medium rare, like I like them. My fries, meh. But, I did order the seasoned... More 

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Thank Cathy C
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55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was an ok restaurant. It tasted like average bar food. Unfortunately my brothers order of food wasn't delivered until everyone in our family was already finished. So that put a damper on our experience there. Our waitress wasn't very attentive either.

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Thank Elizabeth V
Minnesota
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5 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The staff made it seem like we were an interruption rather than their clients. Took too long to order and get the food. The meal itself was neither good nor bad, typical bar food.

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Thank adjutant1814
Chicago, Illinois
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

We went here and had a late dinner. Food was typical bar food but was decent. We would go back if we are in town.

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Thank chicago123456
midwest
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170 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

We pass through the area a lot so we've eaten at the Lamplighter several times - guess I've never officially reviewed it? Huh - How about that... Anywho, it's fine as far as these type of places go. Their various foods have never been bad, but nothing really stands out either, so, hence the average rating.

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Thank bohemianparrothead
Erie, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Snicker pie was delicious, food good also. It was recommended to us and was a good choice Variety of menu options

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Thank myloonbear
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

This is a great go to spot in New Ulm looking for a good meal at a good price. Their portions are on the larger side and they have a large selection from burgers, chicken sandwiches, entrees and appetizers. There is always something on the menu for everyone. Be sure to check out the local Schell's beer on tap. Most... More 

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Thank z_traveler24
Minnesota
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162 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

This is a great spot for lunch in downtown New Ulm. The food was good and served promptly. Our waitress was very attentive.

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Thank LakeWashburn
Hermitage, Tennessee
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

If it's a huge hamburger with all the fixings or a lunch plate special at a reasonable price, this is definitely the place to go. Shell's beer is on tap and that's a definite plus.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 N Minnesota St, New Ulm, MN 56073-1732
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  New Ulm
  • Phone Number: +1 507-354-2185

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?