We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Newt's North

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
5231 E Frontage Rd, Highway 52, Rochester, MN 55901
+1 507-226-8266
Website
Today
08:00 - 23:00
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 00:00
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

186 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 185: English reviews
Kansas City, Missouri
Level Contributor
44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has a great way to start your mornings. Just get there prior to 10:45 or you will miss out. It also has very good burgers and cheese curds!

Helpful?
Thank Ron R
Dalton, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have good food at this restaurant. I'm sure that anything you order, it would be good. Fries were very good also.

Helpful?
Thank Kevin C
Cameron, Wisconsin, United States
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our first visit to Newts. We got there at about 6:30 on a Saturday night. We were put on a list as we expected. The food and service were awesome. We had the beer batter cheese curds as an appetizer and I had beer batter chicken strips. My husband had a burger and said it was one of... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kelly G
Gladstone, Missouri, United States
Level Contributor
21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I had been wanting to try Newt's since we had been in Rochester. We finally went the night before we headed home. We got there a little before dinner time and the place stayed steadily busy. I am not sure that plating or pics do their food justice. It is probably not heart healthy food either...but it was delicious. We... More 

Helpful?
Thank Randy T
Level Contributor
20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Great spot next to the hotel. Food was good, We had the fish Tacos and a burger. The service was great and they had coloring sheets for the little one

Helpful?
Thank Dayter
Level Contributor
12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We were passing through Rochester and stumbled upon Newts. Very welcoming, cool vibe, great beer selection and I loved the grilled cheese. My husband said his cheese burger was delicious. Our waiter was excellent and very personable!

Helpful?
Thank pamela p
Waseca
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

We've been to this restaurant many times and the food is always good. Very kid friendly and the staff is always helpful with my grandkids.

Helpful?
Thank E621ALmiket
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Newts truly has the best burgers in Rochester. NW location is on the small side but they are great at getting you in as quickly as possible. Great family restaurant...one place we all agree on! Offer gluten free buns for burgers and fries are GF too!

Helpful?
Thank Becky '
Level Contributor
46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Always voted the best burgers in Rochester and it's easy to see why! The Fish tacos are my wife's' favorite and I also like their Reuben. They have a fast & friendly staff as well as a great beer selection. My only complaint is they tend to skimp on the french fries.

Helpful?
Thank Steven V
Level Contributor
16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Love the cod sandwich. Burgers are good too. They have good business and two locations. We live close by so its handy too.

Helpful?
Thank Dertay E

Travellers who viewed Newt's North also viewed

 

Been to Newt's North? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5231 E Frontage Rd, Highway 52, Rochester, MN 55901
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 507-226-8266

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Newt's North staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?