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300 First

300 1st Ave NW, Rochester, MN 55901-2830
+1 507-281-2451
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
American, Bar
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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Food
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
300 1st Ave NW, Rochester, MN 55901-2830
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to give 300 First a try, based upon a neighbor's recommendation. We were glad we did. Everything was first rate. We were warmly greeted, promptly seated and given a warm welcome by our server. From appetizer to entree, our food was delicious and...More

Thank mnwieam
Alicia H, Guest Relations Manager at 300 First, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the lovely review! We're happy you enjoyed your experience; please join us again. Many thanks.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best filet I have ever had. White Russian was very good as well. Service was attentive but not obtrusivel.

Thank Barry M
Reviewed 7 May 2018

We dined here while visiting Rochester for medical care. From the outside, you wouldn't know it's a renovated warehouse-type building. The atmosphere was quiet and conducive to conversation. The service was excellent on the evening we were there. The restaurant was not busy. My dining...More

Thank Eldereaglewatcher
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We got lucky and found this place very near the Mayo Clinic. We found if via our phone's GPS when we were looking for something else. When we got to the address we couldn't tell that it was a restaurant. We were very pleasantly surprised....More

Thank Luckemeyer
Reviewed 15 April 2018

My wife & I have enjoyed numerous years of dining entertainment at this brands' restaurants (back to their fathers). Our last visit was a significant decline in the high level of quality we have come to expect. The evening started poorly with a lengthy delay...More

1  Thank Bobby M
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Wednesday night. Parked downtown. Met another couple at Chesters. Too busy. 45 minute wait. Walked to 300 First. Seated right away. So began our dinner celebration. 300 First is on the edge of downtown and not as close to the downtown hotels and definitely worth...More

1  Thank traveltheworld012
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Nice atmosphere. Good seating arrangement. Help are nice but not helpful. Excellent salad. Each of us ordered the filet mignons and steak Wellington but the meat was not well cooked and definitely non-prime as it had lot of grizzle and was very tough even the...More

1  Thank nenf
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

I was the only one of my group that ordered seafood. The seafood fettuccini was limited in the seafood ingredient. Two jumbo shrimp, two large scallops, and a few mussels. The taste was not there. It would have been better presented with smaller seafood portion....More

Thank Surfside10
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We visited 300 First with friends for dinner. I hadn't eaten here since it was the old Broadstreet restaurant years ago. The interior is similar, lots of wood and a older comfortable feel. We arrived without reservations on a weekday and were able to get...More

1  Thank rmpeterson2
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This was my most expensive meal in quite some time, but the food was delicious. The cabbage chorizo rolls had some nice zing to them with the sauce, although the were more like Mexican egg rolls. The salmon with apple glaze was delicious, with just...More

Thank auswes11
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 1st Ave NW, Rochester, MN 55901-2830
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 507-281-2451
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