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301 S Phillips Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57104-6318
+1 605-334-0386
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (127 reviews)
“lunch salad” (9 reviews)
Opens in 10 min
All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
301 S Phillips Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57104-6318
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wonderful salad bar, food and service. This restaurant has it all and has been consistent in all these areas for years and years. We enjoy going there as a family for special events such as birthdays and anniversaries.

Thank karlasU9644GS
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really like Minerva's for celebrating a special occasion without feeling stressed about the cost.

Thank derekntoni
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a wonderful atmosphere. Weather you're having lunch or dinner you'll enjoy your experience. The menu is full of options ranging from steak, fish & pasta. Profesional staff and management. You will not be disappointed.

Thank Todd K
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was great, the food was equally good and I'd recommend this place to eat. However, when it came to the salad bar, I would prefer that we knew what was on offer rather than guess. A few signs on the glass would help.

1  Thank Terence B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, great service, great atmosphere! I would go back again and again! The staff was very attentive. Wonderful experience!

Thank judy a
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Restaurant, The salad bar is enough to feed you and includes a variety of different items. If your downtown stop here for a great experience

Thank 874kelliz
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love Minerva's. Their lunch buffet is fantastic and has a lot to choose from! We love to eat here and so do our kids!

Thank Escapades201
Reviewed 1 week ago

Since the 70s, people who've traveled for fun or business to Sioux Falls will ask if Minerva's is still downtown. Back in its hey day, Minerva's was the go-to dinner dine-out destination with top accolades 100 percent of the time. Meanwhile, its competition would impress...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 1 week ago

My first visit and what a great experience. My wife had the lunch buffet and I had the Cajun pasta. The sauce on the pasta was very favorable. The lunch buffet was very large with lots of options. The wait staff was very friendly and...More

Thank west47
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very comfortable atmosphere, great-friendly services, very nice salad bar and very good selection of menu items. My wife and I visited Minerva's twice, once on the way to the Black Hills and again on the return (It was that good!) First visit, I had a...More

Thank Ron W
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2 June 2016|
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Response from 64PaulaB |
The dress code is quite informal. I saw people in suits and I also saw blue jeans and western style shirts. We usually dress in business casual as the atmosphere is very nice. But it is South Dakota and people there are... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 S Phillips Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57104-6318
    (11th Street)
  • Public Transportation: Sioux Falls Area Transit(SAM) stop located just a half block east of Minervas Restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Sioux Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 605-334-0386
  • E-mail
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