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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%
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“fries” (46 reviews)
“burger” (164 reviews)
“buffalo wings” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5231 E Frontage Rd NW, Highway 52, Rochester, MN 55901-4156
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

The restaurant was very busy so we stood in the doorway for a good 5 minutes before anyone even asked us if we had been helped. We had plenty of staff people look at us, but no one acknowledged us. It was about a 10...More

Thank twin1mom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Took my son and his friends for a B-Day celebration. Many menu item choices. Something for everyone. Also great selection of tap beers with a local brewery on tap also. Great to see them support local. Food was great. Some of the best burgers in...More

Thank timm1960
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Best Breakfast Around Rochester!!! We have never been disappointed dining at any Newt's for burgers, breakfast and adult beverages

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 31 January 2017

One of the best burgers you will find in Rochester. There is a reason it has won awards for the best burger. All I can say is, try it for yourself!

Thank Chad W
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Burgers are great! Hand-formed (it seems) patties, excellent buns, and a wide variety of choices. Excellent fries and onion rings. The popcorn while you wait wasn't bad either! If you want a good burger, this is the place to go (though there are other sandwiches...More

Thank 119lauraz
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We love Newts North. This time we got cold fries. Tip: Send them back right away. Waitress said she would make it up next time. Wondering if we will ever see her again.

Thank dave s
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Free popcorn is their trademark. We usually eat at the bar and bartender never disappoints. The service is a well oiled machine. Most burgers are also available with chicken breast. I went w Marvins Burger but w chicken. Went w a side salad instead of...More

Thank TikiDreams
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Came here for the newts, and the food tastes like newts. Would recommend to a friend, and me and doge will be going back again.

1  Thank Jeremy L
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I expected better. It all started with a watered down drink. The hash browns were cold, the egg omelet was paper thin. The cheese is my ham and cheese omelet did not exist and the ham was pre cooked salad bar style ham. I am...More

Thank ellringer
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This place has a great way to start your mornings. Just get there prior to 10:45 or you will miss out. It also has very good burgers and cheese curds!

Thank 332ronr
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene
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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