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Beetles Bar & Grill

230 20th Ave SW, Rochester, MN 55902-0895
+1 507-529-9599
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“roasted chicken” (15 reviews)
“coleslaw” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar
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230 20th Ave SW, Rochester, MN 55902-0895
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Small town midwestern feel, not the type of place I usually go to but we visited my wife's 92 year old grandma and she wanted to go. It was a Saturday afternoon (today) and the place was packed with others just like us...people visiting the...More

Thank heavytraveler2017
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Usually a great place to meet for happy hour or go with friends for supper.. Usually the older folks crowd the place by 4:30 for supper each night. Great place for us sports referees to go and watch sports on the 10pm news when we...More

Thank Flaps23
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Lots of beer and popcorn, but be selective with dining, as cuisine is basic, non-healthy, and just ok. Great venue for work group or team to meet up, with several screens of current games - though not wall to wall coverage like true dedicated sports...More

Thank Rstlocal
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Broasted chicken is supposedly their specialty. It was over cooked and very dry. The batter was tasteless. Recommend skipping it. Other food was ok. Nothing special.

Thank cjg2
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This place surprised me. I was expecting a hole-in-the-wall bar and instead it turned out to be quite a large dining room. It was busy but too busy. The service was excellent and the food was fantastic. I had the hot ham and cheese and...More

1  Thank conniebruce2017
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I have been coming here for years and really like the place. The business is locally owned. Good food and walking distance from St. Marys. Best popcorn in Rochester!

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 6 April 2017

If your looking for a good place to catch a bite and wash it down with some good drinks, this is the place for you. Good American greasy food that is full of flavor and satisfaction. My friend and I had a good time as...More

Thank mafutagirl38
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We had a sunday funday adventure at Beetles yesterday and its the first time I've spent a decent amount of time there. We were the later evening type crowd and arrived around 7:30pm. The service was prompt and the drinks were amazing. They had cucumber...More

Thank Kristin J
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Always a good choice when going to Beetles. Good food, great service, nice drink selection, and delicious (free) popcorn. Typical American bar food so can never complain.

Thank Jordan B
Reviewed 20 February 2017

The staff at Beetles is always helpful and nice. They were slammed Saturday afternoon but even with it being busy the staff always wants to make sure you're good. You cannot go wrong with their tap beer selection and fresh popped popcorn!

Thank MeganMarieS
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 20th Ave SW, Rochester, MN 55902-0895
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 507-529-9599
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