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Minnie's Restaurant

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107 Mchenry Ave, Modesto, CA 95354-0541
+1 209-524-4621
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Modesto, CA
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220 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

I have remembered Minnie's restaurant all of my life. I hadn't been there in decades and returned with a Groupon coupon. When I asked the waitress to how long they have been there, she said "62 years." I am 62 years old so no wonder I remember it all my life! My friend and I enjoyed our lunch very much.... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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385 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

The family style meals come with too much food. However, that isn't my complaint. Everything tasted the same. Sort of a smoky sesame oil flavor. It was if their oil was starting to go bad or something. Also, nothing to wipe your fingers on after eating ribs or other finger foods. Bathroom was out of soap and paper towels. Still... More 

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Riverbank, California, United States
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

Minnie's has been refreshed and has a very nice outdoor patio to meet with friends and share a meal. I think their Egg Foo Young is the best in town. And introduce yourself to the bartenders who are always friendly.

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Thank Chrystal T
Haverhill, MA
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133 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

Chinese food and a bar, 1970's style. Food is still OK but not great. Good "per person" menus with good variety. Bar scene right out of 1975. Surprised that they don't smoke in the bar it is that old. Brings back memories of my times in Modesto which is why we go back.

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Thank Haverhill_MAKenMac
Monterey Califronia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2014

Went to Minnies this weekend to enjoy a nice dinner with friends . There were only two other people eating in the dining room and the service was poor. The overall impression from the server was she didn't care, this was further demonstrated when asked about our time lapse from the time of our order to getting our food .... More 

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Modesto
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2014 via mobile

The night bartender runs the show and she is a storm to be reckon with. My story about the service on September 27, 2014 @9:30pm is long and arduous so I will simply say...don't waist your time if you are not a regular. If you simply and innocently ask about why your drinks or order are taking so long, she... More 

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Thank CynModesto
Modesto
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2014

Minnie´s is a landmark in Modesto. People enjoy the good food and the wonderful service and atmosphere. It is great for class reunions on the back patio. It is the Tiki Lounge of the town!!! If you have never been, you gotta see the LANDMARK IN MODESTO!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2014 via mobile

Food is fresh and less oil. Best pot stickers in America. August 2014. New entertainment. GREAT DRINKS!!!

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Thank Kyle B
Modesto, California
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2014

I've literally been coming to Minnie's since I was a baby! As a little girl my Grandpa Vito & Grandma Nina would park in the back & shuffle me through the bar as quickly as possible. I remember Grandpa trying to cover my eyes so that I couldn't see the beautiful velvet paintings of topless hula girls but I would... More 

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Thank Sabrina C
Ceres, California
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10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2013

This is our favorite chinese restaurant in Modesto! We have been coming here for years and enjoy the Gourmet Dinner for 2. There are several tasty courses and coconut ice cream for dessert, (which is hard to find!) The atmosphere is a unique, tropical theme. There is a nice, big outdoor patio and a private room upstairs that can be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
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Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 Mchenry Ave, Modesto, CA 95354-0541
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Modesto
  • Phone Number: +1 209-524-4621

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