Most Popular Restaurants in Mankato Mn

Grizzly’s Grill and Saloon

Grizzly’s is part of a small chain that is located in the northern and midwestern United States. There is one of their restaurants in Mankato. It really does make sense, this is a college town and they have great appetizers at a good price, a very student friendly combination. It isn’t only the students who like to come here, when the Minnesota Vikings are in town for training, this is their favorite restaurant as well.

Before you head on over to try them out check out their website for any specials or coupons and be sure to join the e-club, it will get you some free wings. If you are in the mood to try out a variety of their appetizers then The Grizzly’s Grazing Platter gives you a nice selection. You get to munch on their mozzarella cheesestixs, grizzly wings, onion rings, quesadillas and garlic bread. This is a feast meant to be shared.

For a nosh on the lighter side they have some delicious salads and soups. The apple pecan is a big favorite as is the seasonal salad with chicken and fresh strawberries. They are known for their beer can chili which can be eaten separate or in a combination with a tossed salad. For a change of pace the spinach salad with hot bacon dressing is a winner and can be stepped up with the addition of Cajun shrimp.

Sandwiches, wraps and burgers haven’t been neglected either. No matter what you’re are looking for, chicken, turkey, crispy fish or steak there will be a sandwich or wrap for you. The burgers are huge, 8 ounces each and as simple or loaded with toppings as you would like. Whether it is cheese, grilled onions, bacon, or mushrooms you can have it your way.

If you are feeling the need to be comforted the Northwoods Platters are the perfec t choice. You can choose fish or fowl, steak or ham along with mashed potatoes and corn on the cob. These are the sort of platters your mama served.

If you are craving steak or ribs they have a fine selection served plain or topped with shrooms. They have lots of favorites including fajitas, enchiladas and shrimp or chicken Alfredo. The menu here is eclectic that’s for sure. From Asia to Mexico and back with a heavy dose of the south, it is all on this massive menu. It’s no wonder it is a local favorite.

While you are there be sure to get your official Grizzly’s tee shirt or hat. You are going to want everyone to know you’ve been eating at Grizzly’s. If you haven’t stopped by before, do it today you won’t be disappointed.