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Dorset Chick'n Coop Restaurant and Bar

20456 State 226, Park Rapids, MN 56470-5025
+1 218-732-4072
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
Mar 12, 2018
“Good Food, Local Flavor”
Jul 11, 2017
“Great Find, not Far from Park Rapids”
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20456 State 226, Park Rapids, MN 56470-5025
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

We ate here several times last summer and fall. The chicken is consistently good. Broasted chicken has a unique flavor, moist interior and nice crunchy exterior. They’ve improved their salad bar, and everything was fresh and tasty. What was surprising, though, was how good their...More

Thank Aelfrida
Reviewed 28 August 2017

New owners which are trying to find their niche. We had the prime rib sandwich with either fries, slaw or onion rings (we each tried one), all tasty. Only had water to drink. After tip and taxes, $16+ seems a lot...More

Thank OliverandLisa
CarterJonErickson, Owner at Dorset Chick'n Coop Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thank you Oliver and Lisa for trying our restaurant! We appreciate your business and feedback about our tasty prime rib dip sandwich. Our sandwich is a generous portion of our USDA Choice house-made prime rib with fat trimmed off and then shaved paper thin for...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We wanted to go across the street to a Mexican restaurant but there was a long line. You walk into this restaurant and there were plenty of tables covered by red and white tablecloths A few were occupied and were served by one waitress A...More

Thank Jwb04
CarterJonErickson, Owner at Dorset Chick'n Coop Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thank you for trying our restaurant and we appreciate your feedback. We apologize that your experience did not meet the standards that we expect for our guests. We are the only restaurant around that makes Broasted Chicken by the true Broaster method, which is house...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

What a fun date night! The chicken was really really good and the sides were homemade for certain. The salad bar was modest but really fresh and just what I was craving. We were there for the Friday fish fry and it was really good!...More

Thank AmFoodieWillTravel
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I have eaten here a few times this season. The first time, I had the Patty Melt and my husband had the famous broasted chicken. Both were excellent. The next time we went with a large group which ordered a variety of entrees, including broiled...More

Thank IrishFrau
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This restaurant is known for it's Brosted food, but they also serve a steak, sizzled in seasoning and butter, that is amazing. Casual and relaxed atmosphere, good food, nice bar with local MN brews on tap.

Thank dakota1889
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Great food. Comfortable and relaxing atmosphere . Wonderful staff. In a quaint town. We enjoyed their prime rib sandwich. It just melted in our mouths. The taste was exquisite . I highly recommend you try this.

Thank ernie m
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

All the food is very good. The fish fry on Fridays are real good. You get all the fish you can eat plus salad bar. Prime rib is great also.

Thank Gary I
Reviewed 19 August 2016

I love coming to the north woods -- and I always have Dorset Cafe as my first evening out -- I love the broasted chicken, it's so flavorful and tender and juicy. The salad bar is a throw-back in time, but that's "okay" as you...More

Thank Irishimp17
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

Best broasted chicken ever! There were 4 of us and everyone got the broasted chicken and we all agreed that it was fantastic! Can't wait to go back.

Thank wolfepack4
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$26
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20456 State 226, Park Rapids, MN 56470-5025
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Park Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 218-732-4072
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