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Rare Steak and Sushi

615 2nd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55402-1902
+1 612-752-9595
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (41 reviews)
“steak” (21 reviews)
“calamari” (3 reviews)
Closes in 7 min
7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Japanese, Steakhouse, Sushi
$$ - $$$
615 2nd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55402-1902
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1 - 10 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

It was the night before the Superbowl and restaurants in the town were bursting so we decided to eat in the Hotel we were staying at, Kimpton Grand. Plenty of room and we were quickly seated. We had steak and potatoes and the steak was...More

Thank Brenda_Trevor
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We went as a group on a Saturday night. It was nearly empty. OK that should have been a sign. It seems that dinner is not their thing. Odd though.... The server was new and didn't know the menu well, she also did not let...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We had dinner here last week while we were in town for business. There was a fairly large group and folks had everything from sushi to steak to the grilled cheese sandwich. All the food looked awesome and everyone seemed to enjoy their meal.

1  Thank ArkieLovesSTJ
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We shared calamari and each had a full-sized dinner salad with added salmon. All delicious! And since we were so restrained, we shared flourless chocolate torte for dessert. Yum! Good service, but we had to ask for small plates for the calamari, and later, spoons...More

Thank Pamehla
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Love their happy hour. But this time went later and had the burger, and sushi and pot stickers for the first time. The burger was very good.

Thank wanttobetraveler
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Poor selection of sakes by the glass (out of everything on the list) and the house sake was watered down and undrinkable. Tried to order appetizers but they were out of the ones we wanted. Fruit flies at the table. Sushi was edible, at best....More

Thank rsl1966
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Friday afternoon early evening and the Happy hour rocks!! Martinis, sushi, seared tuna, soooo good. Not super busy, steady, had groupon, worked slick!

1  Thank Amrochele
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

I dined here with a business associate as he was staying at The Grand Hotel. While the service was good, the quality of the food and coffee was poor. The place was empty at 7:00 am. There are much better breakfast venues in Downtown Minneapolis.

Thank VRJL
Reviewed 18 August 2016

When we first walked in, it didn't look as nice as I expected (especially compared to the rest of the hotel, which is gorgeous.) The decor was a little run down and it just didn't look right. The staff was friendly, however, and the food...More

1  Thank Robenrox
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We decided to try Rare Steak & Sushi during our stay in Minneapolis. Wrong decision. we expected (based on the prices and the hotel experience so far) that we would be at a steakhouse environment like we are used to at home in Chicago. We...More

Thank Amy_T-30229
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 615 2nd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55402-1902
  • Public Transportation: Bus stop directly in front of hotel.
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-752-9595
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