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Redwood Room

300 1st Ave NW, # Lowr, Rochester, MN 55901-2830
+1 507-281-2978
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Pizza, American
$$ - $$$
300 1st Ave NW, # Lowr, Rochester, MN 55901-2830
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Reviewed 3 December 2016

Had to been back to this establishment since it was an Italian eatery. It looked like the old Redwood Room of yesterday, dark and crowded. That is until I picked up a round of drinks. I thought I was at a Fairmont or Hyatt hotel....More

2  Thank Surfside10
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

We were passing through Rochester and stopped at redwood room and it is an awesome place.It's in the basement but it is cozy with dim lights. We eat at a lot of expensive restaurants in Minneapolis/st paul area this one is right up with them....More

Thank janetlyn
Reviewed 25 April 2016

My family and I have been going to the Redwood Room for many years and have always had good food. But, we tried to change things up and get some pizzas and boy, were we disappointed.. for $18 you get a large pizza which you...More

1  Thank Willow B
Reviewed 23 March 2016

The atmosphere here is dark and personal candlelit tables with dim overheads. There is an expansive bar and a myriad of cocktails to choose from. The food we had was excellent. My wife went with the Greek pizza which was very flavorful on a tasty...More

Thank Thomas G
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

Kind of interesting entry to the restaurant but don't let that deter you. Once inside great food and atmosphere. The artichoke dip was amazing!! Pizza was excellent as well. The guys playing guitar were great, just the right volume.

Thank brldb
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Everytime we come here, it is like coming into a friendly warm little oasis. Food is nearly always amazing, the live music is wonderful. Like a private club, but better.

Thank 549rachael
Reviewed 16 February 2016

I don't know why exactly, but we haven't dined here in about 10 years, but the quality has not waned. Actually, I do know why......we have tried a few times in the past decade but they don't take reservations and the normal wait time for...More

1  Thank traveltheworld012
Reviewed 20 January 2016

A regular stop during visits to Rochester. The Chicken Milanese is a favorite. Staff are attentive and committed to a positive dining experience. We love the entertainment and casual atmosphere. A very short walk from center of town. Appreciate they split the check any way...More

Thank Joy E
Reviewed 7 January 2016

We go to the Redwood Room every month or so and always enjoy ourselves. The food, drinks and service are uniformly good. The atmosphere is cozy and friendly. This is not a "Wow!" kind of place, more a place to go when you are in...More

Thank SoSoCak
Reviewed 5 January 2016

you have to like a bar atmosphere it is not elegant. It does have great food very unique menu very good well mixed drinks. this night a talented guitar player. The place suited me I would come back.

Thank nwshaw509
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Questions & Answers
Genella M
10 February 2018|
Response from Belushi507 | Reviewed this property |
No. But Twigs in Rochester is a Restaurant that has a separate gluten free kitchen. And the food is good. Enjoy!
Joanna O
31 January 2016|
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Response from Mary S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the specific "Redwood Room" is in the basement and has "late night" hours. And frequently local musicians.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 1st Ave NW, # Lowr, Rochester, MN 55901-2830
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 507-281-2978
Rustic comfort food, craft beers, and rambunctious martinis amid a backdrop of live music every night! Gourmet Pasta, Pizza, and Live Jazz. A boisterous, bar atmosphere makes this downtown spot the place to go for fun. Culinary twists, rambunctious martinis, and a stylishly rustic atmosphere blend amid a backdrop of light jazz and acoustic music, all keeping the locals coming back for more. Voted Most Romantic Ambience __ years in a row!
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