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The Beacon Public House

615 Washington Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-2931
+1 612-362-6666
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“truffle fries” (3 reviews)
“burger” (17 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
615 Washington Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-2931
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in on the first evening of my work trip. Met up with some coworkers for dinner and was pleasantly surprised by the menu selection. I had the roasted chicken with vegetables and the serving was enough for 2 people! So delicious and filling. Our...More

Thank Carley N
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The waitress was fabulous: fun, attentive, informative, responsive. The food was yummy: tagliatelle for dinner and a taco salad for lunch the next day.

Thank luv2travel503
Reviewed 3 May 2018

A very unique menu for hotel food. Averagely priced for a hotel, little high for normal standards. Turkey burger was OK, had a weird texture. Fries were excellent. Wait staff sub par for how empty the place was. Asked to take our menus (group of...More

Thank Alicia S
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Maybe our waiter was a teeny bit over exuberant but we enjoyed his friendly and upbeat personality. He was also very efficient, which we appreciated. The menu offered interesting fresh options, as well as the usual basics.

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We stopped at the Beacon on a whim. We were in the area, opened up a reservation app and booked a table for a quick lunch. Boy, were we pleased! Great food! We just had burgers, but these burgers are above and beyond. They have...More

Thank Christina P
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Bill, our server, was outstanding. Comfortable atmosphere to have conversations. There must be 8 TV's over the bar!

Thank pcbpcb
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

My husband says go here for the awesome beer selection, I say for the food! Love it Chef Tyler! You must try the Bangers and mash it's the best I ever had!

Thank Tanya B
Reviewed 13 March 2018

We ate a late night snack and breakfast. We were pleased with both. The turkey burger and mac & cheese were very good. Would not recommend the bloody mary but the toastada was yummy and so was the applewood bacon. The kitchen is slow but...More

Thank Go2FunFood
Reviewed 4 March 2018

We came on a Saturday afternoon to meet family. The restaurant was moderately busy. Our family had already eaten and after we joined them my wife and I ordered drinks and an appetizer. The appetizer was nachos. It took nearly 30 minutes to get them....More

Thank HiramUlysses
Reviewed 29 January 2018

I recently made a visit to the Beacon before going to the Gopher's Game. The seating was very comfortable, service was good, beer selection was awesome, and the food was fantastic. I typically would not order a vegetarian dish, but the Beacon had a curried...More

Thank April H
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Rachel P
24 August 2017|
Response from Christina S | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure the menu is on their webpage. Or contact the hotel itself to see the catering menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 615 Washington Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-2931
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-362-6666
  • E-mail
The Beacon Public house is a locally influenced gastropub with a "book-ish cool vibe', adorned with reclaimed wood, and modern industrial accents the Beacon focuses it cuisine on comfortable and familiar favorites using only the highest quality local and sustainable ingredients. The Beacon imparts the Noble House brand passion for excellence in preparation and execution.

Complimenting the kitchen, the bar program features hand crafted, seasonal cocktails, a carousel of local, national and international beers and a well versed wine program.

The service and atmosphere is unpretentious, yet professional and engaging. It will feel like 'home away from home'
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