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University Square, Rochester, MN 55904
+1 507-424-1211
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
University Square, Rochester, MN 55904
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ok food but really high prices and a wait time of about 30 minutes....but really perhaps the best option in the neighborhood! Sad !

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a wonderful meal here. A well appointed restaurant with a menu that had a little of everything. We started with a corn chowder which was the soup of the day. Chock full of juicy clams and nicely diced vegetables and sweet juicy corn....More

Thank Chia1234
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lunch was very good, good variety of salads sandwiches and burgers. Nice wait staff. The avocado was fresh on the turkey sandwich. The fish was good with a nice batter. We will go again.

Thank kellyfrank2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

The parmesan crusted walleye was absolutely delicious! The service and atmosphere were good as well. I really enjoyed this fresh local fish that was delectably prepared.

Thank Shannone J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you like garlic this would be for you! Everything we ordered seemed to have lots of garlic.Some of the food needed to be returned because it was cold by the time it came to our table. Walkway to tables very narrow. This is a...More

Thank casino46
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great appetizers and meal selections! Drink menu had a large selection to make everyone happy and wasn't too pricey. Food was good, along with the wait staff. Only issue we encountered with the restaurant was it was packed and the kitchen slammed so a few...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful atmosphere, great food cooked to perfection, accommodating staff. Have gone many times and never disappointed. Prices are set correctly.

Thank Cnixa57
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food guality has suffered. I will not go there again. Then food was cold when it was suffered. The potatoes were cold as was the asparagus.

Thank Chief1990
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My hubby and I swung by here after 9 pm and ordered appetizers. We tried the rotisserie wings and calamari. Huge portions and fair prices. The wings were tender with a great rub. I really didn't need to dip them in anything. The calamari was...More

Thank 4RealMom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chester's is by far one of the best nice restaurants in Rochester. Their prices are similar to chain sit down restaurants but with much better quality. Their turkey dinner and berry burger are amazing. They make their own rotisserie chicken and the drink selection is...More

Thank baseballslage
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I just googled Chesters Rochester MN and their website came up.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: University Square, Rochester, MN 55904
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 507-424-1211
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