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Minervas Restaurant and Bar

) #6 of 52 Restaurants in Watertown $$ - $$$ American, ,
1901 9th Ave SW, Watertown, SD 57201-5088
+1 605-882-1777
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“salmon” (4 reviews)
“steak tips” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Grill, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
1901 9th Ave SW, Watertown, SD 57201-5088
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Minerva's is the place to go for excellent food and service! I have never been disappointed. If you want to enjoy a nice quiet evening, go to Minerva's!More

Thank Nancy M
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for this lovely review - we appreciate you acknowledging the hard work our team puts in to provide the best dining experience to our guests here in Watertown SD. Cheers to you and yours, Nancy M., and we hope to see you in...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Tomatoe Bisc and grilled cheese sandwiches. Lunch of champions. Had a great time. Best soup in town!!!

Thank Jonnie H
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

It is one of our favorite combinations! Thank you for this review and rating, Jonnie H. - we are so thankful for fun, positive guests like you! Until next time!

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We had a nice evening with friends in Watertown Sd at Minerva's restaurant. I had steak a ribeye that was made to perfection and my wife had the salmon. Our friends had pasta and pork chops. Very attentive waitress and food was timely as well....More

Thank dkweelborg
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

It sounds like you all had a wonderful evening with us, dkweelborg! We are thankful for your patronage and kind words - we hope to entertain your group again sometime this summer! Cheers to you and yours!

Reviewed 11 March 2017

This is a nicer restaurant attached to the Watertown Convention Center. The server was attentive and very friendly. The Cedar plank salmon, with a crunchy mustard and brown sugar glaze, was fantastic. The vegetables were fresh and the garlic mashed potatoes tasty. The only item...More

Thank MinnesotanTraveler
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Thank you for the review and rating, MinnesotanTraveler! We hope to see you again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 9 March 2017

Excellent service and good food. Fun place to go! Made reservations and got seated almost right away.

Thank MNGrandmaH
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Many thanks for taking the time to post this great review and rating! We are lucky to have such great guests, just like you! Cheers to you, MNGrandmaH!

Reviewed 16 February 2017

Was busy but we Enjoyed our meal and the service was great and done with a smile. Will definitely return again.

Thank BBE356
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2017

This is wonderful news! We are thrilled to hear of your experience with us - thank you for your business, we are so fortunate to have guests like you!

Reviewed 2 February 2017

Wonderful service, very nice Madigras menu,quiet and easy to talk over dinner. Enjoyed our experience !

Thank 2hullflyer
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2017

We are so excited to hear you liked the Mardi Gras menu! Thank you for stopping in to see us - we hope you come back again soon to enjoy another great meal paired with a relaxing, cozy atmosphere!

Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Consistency is vital to the survival of restaurants. The food at Minervas in Watertown is almost always consistent! You always can expect a awesome firecracker shrimp entree, a blackened salmon salad or a burger just to name a few! Highly recommend for nice atmosphere and...More

Thank ANNEMS56
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

Cheers to you, ANNEMS56! We are thrilled to read your review - our staff and management team work hard to provide the consistency you speak of. Please continue to visit us here at Minerva's Watertown - we are fortunate to have you as our guest!

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Minerva's just plain good! I travel extensively and enjoy their locations in many of the communities I frequent. Their menus, their service, the quality and value always at or above expectations. High praise for these folks! You will not be disappointed of that I am...More

Thank Kevin D
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2017

WOW. THANK YOU Kevin D., for this amazing review! We are proud to provide this kind of consistency to our guests in the Watertown area - please continue to visit us, as we are truly lucky to have earned your patronage. Cheers from the staff...More

Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

I often go there for their happy hour food deals. Drinks are fine but the pizzas are really special. Go with an open mind - try something that fits your favorite wines (the house wines are drinkable)

Thank Barton T
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2016

This is such a cool review, thank you Barton T.! We are proud of our pizzas, and we hope you continue to visit us and enjoy our fun atmosphere and delicious menu options! Cheers!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Grill, Bar, Pub
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Television
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1901 9th Ave SW, Watertown, SD 57201-5088
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Watertown
  • Phone Number: +1 605-882-1777
  • E-mail
Description
An Attraction Inside An Attraction!

Minervas is located inside the Ramkota Hotel, which is also attached to the Watertown Events Center. Because of this fact, the award winning restaurant is a top choice for catering small and large events in Watertown. The restaurant offers hand-cut, in-house aged steaks, fresh seafood, chops, classic pasta dishes, the freshest salads, and house-made desserts.
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