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300 First

300 1st Ave NW, Rochester, MN 55901-2830
+1 507-281-2451
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
300 1st Ave NW, Rochester, MN 55901-2830
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Wednesday night. Parked downtown. Met another couple at Chesters. Too busy. 45 minute wait. Walked to 300 First. Seated right away. So began our dinner celebration. 300 First is on the edge of downtown and not as close to the downtown hotels and definitely worth...More

Thank traveltheworld012
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Nice atmosphere. Good seating arrangement. Help are nice but not helpful. Excellent salad. Each of us ordered the filet mignons and steak Wellington but the meat was not well cooked and definitely non-prime as it had lot of grizzle and was very tough even the...More

Thank nenf
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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

I was the only one of my group that ordered seafood. The seafood fettuccini was limited in the seafood ingredient. Two jumbo shrimp, two large scallops, and a few mussels. The taste was not there. It would have been better presented with smaller seafood portion....More

Thank Surfside10
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We visited 300 First with friends for dinner. I hadn't eaten here since it was the old Broadstreet restaurant years ago. The interior is similar, lots of wood and a older comfortable feel. We arrived without reservations on a weekday and were able to get...More

Thank rmpeterson2
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This was my most expensive meal in quite some time, but the food was delicious. The cabbage chorizo rolls had some nice zing to them with the sauce, although the were more like Mexican egg rolls. The salmon with apple glaze was delicious, with just...More

Thank auswes11
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Been her a few and times going again this week 4/17. Menu isn't huge but there is enough variety to take care of most palates. The filet is very good. Wife likes the brick chicken. Prices aren't bad either. Won't bust your wallet. No this...More

Thank Deplorable M
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I popped in, with thirst being a major reason for sitting at the bar. I ordered a dirty martini, with olives and onions. Bartender says "that's the first time I have been asked for that". Odd, I figure she meant together - but then she...More

Thank Brent M
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The atmosphere here is fun. The food is great (especially the Boursin chicken or the filet Wellington - yum!!!!) and make sure you get the chocolate bread pudding for dessert!!!!!!

Thank Marla F
Reviewed 9 April 2017

never wrote review for resturant in the past. we had a giftcard from firend and chose saturday dinner @ 7pm. no waiting line. the dinner menu is very simple, 3 catigories: steak,fish and burgurs. not any more ! we had to order 12 oz ,6...More

1  Thank J J
Reviewed 7 March 2017

I went here on a first date. The waiter was very friendly and the food was phenomenal. Would definitely go here again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 1st Ave NW, Rochester, MN 55901-2830
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 507-281-2451
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