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La Minestra

106 E Dakota Ave, Pierre, SD 57501-3110
+1 605-224-8090
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (20 reviews)
“lobster” (5 reviews)
“bread” (7 reviews)
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
106 E Dakota Ave, Pierre, SD 57501-3110
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have eaten here many times and I’ve never been dissatisfied. The menu is varied and just plain tasty. It’s always clean. The waiters are friendly and prompt. I love that the food is fresh and made after you order.

Thank Pattyathome
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We've eaten here many times and in the last 3 years it keeps getting worse. Probably 4 -5 years ago I stopped eating here after they started charging for every soda refill. After I heard they had stopped that practice we've tried to eat there...More

Thank Joel K
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

I was not impressed with La Minestra. I went here for my birthday celebration the waiter did not ask if we were celebrating even though we were all dressed up nor did he seem to care. I got the tortellini, it was okay but was...More

Thank ginaL5250YW
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

This is our favorite restaurant in Pierre! The food is consistently fresh and delicious, the daily specials provide variety to the menu, the restaurant is beautifully decorated, and the staff is always friendly and helpful. For lunch I love the Greek Salad with grilled chicken,...More

Thank Kathleen T
Reviewed 2 January 2018

I've eaten here a number of times over the past few years and the service and food have been of variable quality. This time, not so good... Having said that, it is one of the few places in Pierre where you can get a meal...More

Thank GeoChemProf
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Get your coat on and have dinner or lunch here. This great little place to eat, fill yourself with some holiday cheer..

1  Thank Steve W
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Found this place on Trip Advisor. We there at 6pm on a Friday night. We sat at the bar. Ordered a bottle of wine and flatbread pizza appetizer. The crust was like baked bread and the topping/cheese were delicious. For the entrée, I had the...More

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

There are not many items on the menu but all the choices are top of the line and the service is also exellent.

Thank Calvin G
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We were staying in Pierre for the night and were looking for Italian for dinner. Initially, we headed over to the pizza ranch, but I realized that a glass of wine would be nice too. So we found La Minestra. By far, a much better...More

Thank noranekko
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We were traveling through on our way for a wedding and stopped in around 1:45 p.m. they still served us even though they closed at 2 p.m. The special was a pizza pasta with peppers, pepperoni, and cheese - it came with a side salad...More

Thank jrizz423
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 E Dakota Ave, Pierre, SD 57501-3110
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Pierre
  • Phone Number: +1 605-224-8090
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