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Depot Express

104 Broadway St, Alexandria, MN 56308-1455
+1 320-763-7712
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good27%
  • Average32%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
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“honey butter” (3 reviews)
“prime rib” (4 reviews)
“baked potato” (2 reviews)
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104 Broadway St, Alexandria, MN 56308-1455
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten at the Depot Express several times. The food is good and the service was good on our recent visit.

Thank harold46watertown_SD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sister in law suggested this place. We sat out on the patio on a lovely Monday afternoon. Steph was a great server! The Bloody Marys were tasty, the salads delicious and the view very enjoyable!! The only issue we had was the flower pots...More

Thank KKLMinnesota
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

This restaurant, bar, grill is located in an old railroad depot. Lots of fun historical pictures & artifacts on site. Frequented by mostly locals. Laid back, fun place. Food is good and nicely priced. Lunch & dinner salad bar. Daily Specials. Restaurant separate from bar...More

Thank Kathleen B
Reviewed 12 February 2018

I thought I'd step out of the box by ordering a nice broiled walleye dinner instead of pizza. MISTAKE! It was terrible and the wild rice under it tasted OLD. Off or bland flavors all together. At a table of 6, the only thing that...More

Thank Alicia J
Reviewed 30 September 2017

The railroad depot restaurant sits across from a lovely little lake and the view is nice. I was a little disappointed that there was little inside to remind us of the Depot's original function. We came about 1 p.m. and ordered a large thin crust...More

Thank Dolly3261
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Great food and a nice variety. You can eat inside or out. They have some fun displays and the staff are very friendly.

Thank Scottwalt529
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We went to the depot last monday for the pizza special. It was crowded. It took a few minutes to get seated but after we sat down we didn't see a server for at least 15 minutes. When she gave us menus she told us...More

Thank Silkey51
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

When I read about this place I couldn't wait to visit. Who can say no to award winning pizza in an old train station? First, the advertised hours are misleading. They claim to open at 8, but that's just the bar. The restaurant part isn't...More

Thank d4rkn16ht2
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We were looking forward to dinner at the Depot Express because of the view of the lake. Depot Express was not express service. We waited to be seated on the porch and when finally seated we waited, waited and waited. Several servers walked by but...More

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Went there for lunch today and had their lunch special which was a beef and cheddar sandwich with side. The beef was more like prime rib, very good. The cheddar could have been improved if it were a slice of cheddar cheese but it was...More

Thank DoxieLover49
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Joyce S
22 September 2016|
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Response from Kristin S | Reviewed this property |
if you call in advance they can do that for you. they have an outdoor patio area and an upstairs.
ReNae N
26 February 2016|
Response from 845katym | Reviewed this property |
You would have to contact the Depot.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Broadway St, Alexandria, MN 56308-1455
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 320-763-7712
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