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Newt's North

5231 E Frontage Rd NW, Highway 52, Rochester, MN 55901-4156
+1 507-226-8266
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (46 reviews)
“burger” (164 reviews)
“buffalo wings” (4 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5231 E Frontage Rd NW, Highway 52, Rochester, MN 55901-4156
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Reviewed 30 September 2018

This is your basic comfort food place, good variety, fair pricing. They do get busy there. The fish sandwich they give you is huge. Burgers are very good to. Parking can be a problem in the winter months

Thank Chuck F
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

We may have been put off because of the huge amounts of popcorn that was all over the floor. How can someone not vacuum up this mess? It was the first thing we noticed and it set the tone for the evening. Aside from the...More

Thank PWHerman
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for an early evening meal. Busy spot. I had the Philly Beef Sandwich with Onion Rings. Sandwich was delicious..onion rings had good flavor but were barely lukewarm. Other person in our party had the Newt’s Favorite Reuben with a salad. It did not...More

Thank Sandra W
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Near the end of a two week vacation traveling around Minnesota.We just wanted a quick meal. Staying at nearby hotel, Hampton Inn , this restaurant/bar was 2 minutes away. Craving a hamburger and that is what I got. It was pink was I ordered and...More

Thank intents2
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Upon recommendation from the bartender/server (who was fantastic by the way, didn't catch his name but it was July 14th at 8pm...he deserves a raise!) I ordered the Marvin Burger and fries along with an Island Mule for a refreshment. A good sized burger and...More

Thank FlashBack351
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Stopped here with my cousin's wife and had the cheeseburger and fries and a beer. Was a really good burger, service was friendly and fast, the fries were excellent. Stopped again while I was in Rochester on my own and just had the fried cheese...More

Thank Mark950V-Star
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Always wanted to try Newt's and we finally did. Well worth the stop! We both just had the basic Cheeseburger, fries and onion rings. Everything was top notch. Service was friendly and nice.

Thank jameslouie
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent burgers and the homemade buns are delicious! We had a couple of different burgers to share - Juicy Lucy was so good!

Thank mayotravelers
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This place is located near the Hampton Inn where i stayed so I chose it as a place to eat. I sat at the bar and the bartender was very friendly and very attentive. The restaurant bills itself as "Cold Beer, Great Burgers". The beer...More

Thank torpdo
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Solid atmosphere, good burger, great service. My only complaint is that my Onion Rings were stone cold.

Thank Brandon L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5231 E Frontage Rd NW, Highway 52, Rochester, MN 55901-4156
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 507-226-8266
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