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The Loop

318 1st Ave SW, Rochester, MN 55902-3310
+1 507-226-8644
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish tacos” (15 reviews)
“garlic fries” (8 reviews)
“wontons” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
318 1st Ave SW, Rochester, MN 55902-3310
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

My wife and I went there for lunch between appointments at Mayo. We had fish tacos, pretty small and came with spicy beans and cold rice, not exactly what I expected. The Bloody Mary was good, so not all was lost.

Thank Kornkurt
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We stopped by for a quick bite while in the area for business. We were the only group in the restaurant, and yet the service was lacking. We ordered a few appetizers and a pizza, and the were all lacking a bit. My fried macaroni...More

Thank Team_Maltese
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

All four of us had really good food and great service. Excellent? No... Very good though. Quick service, good bar menu and ample food choices for all diets.

Thank edisonck
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We had a great experience at The Loop. The won-ton appetizers were amazing..and won-tons are not a favorite of mine! Everyone enjoyed the entrees and drinks. The atmosphere was great-would definitely recommend

Thank gold_e_lane
Reviewed 4 July 2017

My mom and I stopped here for lunch while a loved one was having surgery at the Mayo Clinic. Everything we ordered was delicious. My mom enjoyed the sweet potato fries and a roasted beet salad. I devoured a Tiger pizza and washed it down...More

Thank Jonathan H
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

After being in the area of Mayo Clinic for a few days and experiencing the wonderful customer service at many of the local restaurants and being spoiled by the staff at the Clinic we were surprised by the lack of such good customer service here....More

Thank elizabethchampaign
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I Like to go for lunch. Good bar food, with friendly staff. Turn on food service is exceptional. Nice autmosphere

Thank jamesorke
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Came into the Rochester location for mother's day and we did order off the main menu as it was a late lunch. We could tell they were still cleaning up from the brunch hour, which we understand (we have all worked in the restaurant world...More

Thank QuarterArabPOA
Reviewed 6 April 2017

My husband and I ate here recently. It was our first time and the food was delicious. If you fancy yourself a bit of a foodie, you'll really enjoy this place. They choose some interesting ingredients and pairings that I wouldn't normally think would go...More

Thank Kayla H
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Had an 11:00 am reservation, we were seated promptly. Margarita was very good. I had the Raptor pizza, also very yummy. My husband had the chicken and avocado melt with the garlic fries, he enjoyed both. We were out by 11:45. Would definitely go back.

Thank RunSeattle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 318 1st Ave SW, Rochester, MN 55902-3310
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 507-226-8644
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