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Charley's Restaurant

920 Madison Ave, Mankato, MN 56001-6142
+1 507-388-6845
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“prime rib” (13 reviews)
“chicken kiev” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
$$ - $$$
920 Madison Ave, Mankato, MN 56001-6142
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were impressed with food and service. We had the prime rib and Alfredo pasta with seafood. Both entrees were generous and delicious. Service was fast and attentive.

Thank Mary Lou I
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Quality of food has decreased when compared to previous evening mealsa few months ago when in the area. Bread so tough could not eat bottom. Additional cost for parmeson fries is not worth it. Lettuce and slice of tomato was wilted and looked pretty sad....More

Thank TripinB
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We had been here a few times in past years, and was always good. Our son wanted to go for his birthday, so we drove the 45 miles to Mankato. It was about 6pm on Sunday night. Two of us wanted the Beef Prime Rib....More

Thank Carl W
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

This place is a little dated, with the decor and table setting making it feel like I was eating at my grandmothers. The service however was good and the staff all very friendly. There were plenty of food options on the menu, and everyone in...More

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed an excellent evening at Charley's! I had the "small" prime rib, which arrived cooked perfectly. My wife had coconut shrimp as an entree. Service was excellent, and the quiet atmosphere was greatly appreciated!

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 26 June 2017

My friend and I had dinner here and were agreed on both the food and the service. The food was excellent-- she had chicken kiev and I had sirloin steak-- and the service was indifferent at best, Our waiter had the personality of oversteamed asparagus....More

Thank Madrigal95640
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Dinner after graduation at Gustavus and was met with very inexperienced server even after setting up reservation. Food was ok but nothing to write home about. The lack of service however was, I don't blame her I blame management when they knew we were coming.

Thank mspfurnace
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

First time going here. We had a Groupon. The food and service was great. Crab cakes were delicious. Perfect prime rib. Prices were similar to most other restaurants. Will be back.

Thank Christa F
Reviewed 13 May 2017

If you are looking for a wonderful Sunday brunch, this is the place. You can get both breakfast and lunch choices and everything is wonderful. Nice atmosphere and great wait staff!

Thank ilovemaui
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

I came here with a large group based on a recommendation from an associate. The service was wonderful. The soup was outstanding and the steak was perfect. We'll be back!

Thank davyd83
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 920 Madison Ave, Mankato, MN 56001-6142
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Mankato
  • Phone Number: +1 507-388-6845
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