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Minervas Restaurant & Bar

1400 8th Avenue NW, Aberdeen, SD 57401-2602
+1 605-229-4040
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
“top sirloin” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
1400 8th Avenue NW, Aberdeen, SD 57401-2602
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

He want to go to a fun place after you get done hunting hunters or anyone who just wants to have something different go to Minerva's Restaurant they have a good variety they have a happy hour price from 426 I think on Saturday we...More

Thank debbo624
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This hotel lounge is NOT affiliated in any way with the outstanding Minerva's restaurant in Sioux Falls. Although the food was acceptable, I found the service on a recent Sunday evening to be extraordinarily poor. I ordered 'hot roast beef', it turns out they were...More

Thank Fred F
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Hello Fred! We have reached out to you via private message to resolve this situation, as we are disappointed in what happened with your meal. Our guests deserve the best, and we look forward to working with you to get you and your back in...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

We ordered a late night snack to our room. It was about 9:20 and the food stops at 10. The food only took about 20 min. The chislic looked really overdone, but did taste good. The pizza was pretty good, but a lot of dough...More

Thank JamieW2424
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

We are glad you will give us another try, JamieW2424! We want to make sure you experience Minervas the right way - please let us know when you will be visiting again, as our Dining Room Manager Kevin would be happy to be your experience...More

Reviewed 3 July 2017

Minerva's is usually a first choice for my family when it comes to having great food and service. Our most recent visit was extremely disappointing. We chose Minerva's to celebrate a special occasion. To start off, the cocktail I ordered was made with the wrong...More

Thank _robemmet_7
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Thank you for reaching out to us, _robemmet_7! We have sent you a private message in order to communicate further about the mishaps during your recent visit - many apologies for what transpired. We hope to hear back from you soon so we can invite...More

Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the food, the service and the atmosphere. What more can be said. I took the server's advice and had the evenings special: a Bloody Mary Flanksteak. It was marinated in a tangy and somewhat spicy tomato sauce and cooked to a perfect med rare....More

Thank rschmitt73
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

We love being at the top of the go-to dining destinations here in Aberdeen! Thank you for this wonderful review and rating, rschmitt73 - we loved having you as our guest, and thank you for trying the Bloody Mary Flanksteak! Please come back to visit...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I was a a business meeting and we had lunch at Minervas, great lunch menu, get two selections for $10, I had Caesar salad and Cajun chicken alfredo, just right!

Thank Peggy B
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thank you, Peggy B.! We are proud of our Lunch Menu, as our guests love the tasty food combinations as well as the value of the meal! Cheers to you!

Reviewed 23 April 2017

My wife and I ate here while on vacation. I wanted the walleye dinner, but they were out. The fish that was substituted was great. A european fish that I can't remember the name. My wife had the steak with cream pasta. Very delicious, and...More

Thank pygmytraveler
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

What a lovely review - many thanks to you and your wife, pygmytraveler! We appreciate how you detailed your dining experience, as we are proud of the cuisine and service we provide to our guests. Please visit us again, we would be honored to be...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Dave is an awesome bar tender and makes the absolute best martini's! Love the blackened salmon salad, fried pork wraps and their salads are delicious!!! desserts are great too.

Thank tarahall2017
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

What a cool review! Thank you for the shout-out, tarahall2017! We hope you will stop in again soon to see us - Cheers from the team at Minervas Aberdeen!

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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a nice visit with Nathaniel, the dining room manager on 4/6/17. He was very welcoming to us coming into a quiet bar later in the evening and allowed us to enjoy ourselves without feeling like we needed to leave so...More

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Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thank you! We are so fortunate to have Nathaniel on our team - he is a talented individual, and we are proud of his leadership! It sounds like you and your husband had a good time with us, we do hope to see both of...More

Reviewed 14 March 2017

the steaks are excellent and the service even better. The Hunter's Ribeye is above and beyond expectations. Tell them to leave the juice/gravy off and you will enjoy it more. The house salad is just so tasty and plenty of it. Served in this giant...More

Thank 946geraldk
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

We love our Hunter's Ribeye, too, 946geraldk, and we love hearing you rave about it! Thank you for the review and rating, it sounds like you had a great time with our service staff! Cheers to you!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 8th Avenue NW, Aberdeen, SD 57401-2602
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +1 605-229-4040
Description
Elegance on the South Dakota Prairie! You'll find Minervas located inside the Best Western Ramkota Hotel in Aberdeen, where you'll enjoy a comfortably elegant atmosphere and an inspired menu. Guests look forward to our hand-cut, in-house aged steaks, fresh seafood, chops, classic pasta dishes, the freshest salads, and house-made desserts.
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