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NaKato Bar & Grill

) #2 of 12 Restaurants in North Mankato $$ - $$$ American, ,
253 Belgrade Ave, North Mankato, MN 56003-3803
+1 507-388-8999
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
253 Belgrade Ave, North Mankato, MN 56003-3803
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for dinner while on a work trip. Nice area of town well away from the freeway with ample parking. More of a bar feel to the place, but plenty of tables and booths for a meal. Service was good, but not great. Food...More

Thank WICampFamily
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We live in Lower North and go to the Na all the time. Service is always fast and fantastic. The bartenders chit chat with you the whole time and the food is out of this world. Everything is made from scratch and leaves your tummy...More

Thank Jessica R
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We love Mankato and often eat there. This time we wanted to try somewhere different and seeing all the great reviews, decided to try NaKato Bar & Grill...so glad we did!! Was easy to find in North Mankato. It was a Saturday around 11am and...More

Thank scooterpieMinnesota
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Went here for lunch and it was amazing. The food tastes home cooked and is just comforting. The turkey commercial was made with fresh turkey and was so good. You walk into the restaurant and feel right at home.

Thank Tracey M
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We meet friends here nearly every Friday night. The food is consistent and good...not off the charts or spectacular but perfect pub food. To be fair there are times when the specials are indeed off the charts! So keep an eye out for the specials...More

Thank Parkside-Cottage
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This place turns out some of the best breakfasts you'll ever have. Imagine your favorite corner bar with awesome food. It's the sort of place where you could eat breakfast and hope you get snowed in there the rest of the day. Ask for Sonja....More

1  Thank JAMES O
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

We frequently visit Mankato for work and I was excited to find a local offering as an alternative to the typical chain restaurants. NaKato was a very good choice. I can see why the locals hang out here. The food and service were both very...More

Thank Matt D
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Perkins was too busy, so we went to NaKato Bar and Grill for breakfast. Bartender was awesome! Great service! Great breakfast! Not far from the Hotels along 169. Well worth the trip. Will definitely go back there the next time I stay in Mankato.

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I love all the commercials here. I also come for breakfast too. It is restaurant and bar atmosphere. Good food.

Thank mizzylady
Reviewed 15 September 2016

The Nakato Bar always offers great food, good prices and a good time! The waitresses are friendly and work hard - the service is great! We've been there often with family and friends and still seem to run into more people we know! It's a...More

Thank jomama1954
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
08:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 Belgrade Ave, North Mankato, MN 56003-3803
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  North Mankato
  • Phone Number: +1 507-388-8999
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