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Hot Fish Shop - CLOSED

3456 E Circle Dr NE, Rochester, MN 55906-4455
+1 507-289-2399
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good24%
  • Average17%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible0%
16 Sep 2014
“Closed for business at the end of August, 2014.”
9 Jul 2014
“Takes your taste buds back to the 50s”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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American, Seafood
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3456 E Circle Dr NE, Rochester, MN 55906-4455
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 17 September 2014

Stopped by for dinner September 12, 2014. Signage out front is gone, a note on the door says closing for business at the end of August. I thought that they had a good business going here.

4  Thank Semp65
Reviewed 10 July 2014

Excellent batter on onion rings and fries. The batter fried shrimp and walleye taste fresh as those on either coast and the tarter sauce is as good as it was in Winona in the 50s and 60s. Takes your taste buds for a pleasurable ride.

Thank Dan P
Reviewed 10 April 2014

We have been regular patrons of the Hot Fish Shop, many years ago when it was in Winona and more recently in north Rochester. We usually eat take-out when we don't have supper planned. On my last trip to the Fish Shop I drove down,...More

Thank birgerjarl
Reviewed 31 March 2014

Excellent batter fried shrimp, walleye, onion rings and of course their famous tartar sauce. Everything is perfectly cooked and we think it tastes the same as it did in Winona. We have eaten here many times and every waitress has been attentive and friendly. Prices...More

Thank m00sie
Reviewed 17 November 2013

We live in Rochester and have eaten at the Hot Fish Shop several times. Each time we weren't very impressed. The atmosphere is about like your average fast food dining area, McDonald's on a Saturday at noon except the lights are dimmed. Both of us...More

1  Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 2 October 2013

I grew up with the Hot Fish Shop way when the grandfather was always there in Winona. I live in Illinois so only make it up to Winona once a year. Went to the Hot Fish Shop and just loved it! People complain about it...More

1  Thank windycity07
Reviewed 24 September 2013

We visit family in Minnesota and crave the walleye or the northern pike that we can't get in the south. It was a family tradition to visit the Hot Fish Shop in Winona so we decided to give this a try. The food is not...More

Thank setravels
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Visited this shop in a north side strip mall. Very clean, and my young friend who was dining with her Mom and I said the bathrooms are great. We all had the all you can eat shrimp special (Thursday night). The shrimp were battered in...More

1  Thank suzb75
Reviewed 15 July 2013

We live in the area and loved the original in Winona so gave it a try. I really wanted to like it for old time's sake but ....not so much. First, my wife had scallops and liked them. I had frog's legs and they were...More

Thank S4anibel
Reviewed 18 June 2013

This past weekend my wife ordered their shrimp tacos.When it arrived it was a tortilla,a splash of cole slaw,some wilted lettuce and some microscopic salad shrimp that came out of a can.Add a splash of some mystery sauce & that was their excuse for fine...More

2  Thank Michael N
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3456 E Circle Dr NE, Rochester, MN 55906-4455
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 507-289-2399
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