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Bean Town Grill

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1400 N State St, Fairmont, MN 56031-3619
+1 507-238-1326
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Detroit, Michigan
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116 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of those places that once you have eaten there, the food calls you back. I don't travel to Fairmont anymore, but I will say if I am ever <2 hours away I will def stop for friend mushrooms and a burger.

Thank devaughn1972
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bean Town Grill is so good! I probably come here way more than I should but I've never had a bad experience. I always check out the lunch or dinner specials to see if anything catches my eye and every time I've ordered a special it has not disappointed. If nothing catches my eye for lunch or dinner the regular... More 

Thank Jessica L
Fairmont, Minnesota
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

While the base menu (which is very good on its own) never changes, this place always has some very unique specials every day. Additionally, the biscuits and gravy on Sunday are to die for. Servers are excellent. The on-tap beer menu is not large, its covers the bases from lite to dark. Wines are limited but what is there is... More 

Thank Michael T
Mankato, Minnesota
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55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Since it's a small town and this place was rated #1, we honestly thought it might have been for a lack of choices. Were we wrong! This place is so good! We will totally go back and try the other items on the menu. It has a cozy feel and the service is swift and friendly- great combo! We were... More 

Thank Kelly R
South Dakota
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

This restaurant came highly recommended by the hotel clerk when we checked in. We were not disappointed. My husband had the Northwoods Bowl...excellent!! I had the Cranberry Turkey Melt...again, excellent. The waitress was knowledgeable & friendly. We would definitely dine again should we be back in the area.

1 Thank Ggof3
Fairmont, Minnesota, United States
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We go to Bean Town at least once per week. Service is always top notch and the food choices are excellent.

1 Thank Dan T
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

What a great dinner walleye was cooked perfect as well as the turkey sandwich. Well worth the stop!!

2 Thank John C
Ellington, Connecticut
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

We stopped here based on a recommendation from a nearby hotel when we expressed a desire for something beyond fast food. We were rewarded with a very decent meal and friendly service. Sitting at the bar to eat must not be a Midwestern thing but it suits us just fine. The wahoo and pike dish was terrific but my wife... More 

1 Thank Duffy B
Des Moines, Iowa
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88 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Great place to stop for lunch. Not fast food but service is timely. Food is fresh and plentiful. Reuben has real corn beef and sauerkraut- not shaved meat!! This is our stop for lunch while traveling I90!! Clean restrooms!

2 Thank jjb99683
Waterford, Wisconsin
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95 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

This was a most attractive restaurant both inside and out. The wood work inside was lovely. We sat in a most comfortable, cozy booth. Service was both pleasant and prompt. We each chose "Shore Lunch"--walleye, beans, and red potatoes. I guess it's their most popular dish and I can see why. We were delighted not having had walleye in a... More 

2 Thank Hillary C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 N State St, Fairmont, MN 56031-3619
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Fairmont
  • Phone Number: +1 507-238-1326

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?