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Whistle Binkies On The Lake

) #13 of 226 Restaurants in Rochester ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
247 Woodlake Dr SE, Rochester, MN 55904-5530
+1 507-424-1227
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pub chips” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
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247 Woodlake Dr SE, Rochester, MN 55904-5530
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Reviews (182)
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Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Great food and good beer, service is s little slow. Great atmosphere and a view of the water. Burgers are good, soft pretzel was great!

Thank Randy R
Reviewed 14 September 2016

A friend of mine recommend Whistle Binkies on the lake about 6 months ago when I was in town on business and I have been back 4 or 5 times and have never been disappointed. If you want a real treat try their scotch eggs!

Thank badge2206
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Buffalo chicken wrap was spicy and delicious. My husband ordered the turkey sandwich. Mashed potatoes and gravy were good but the bread was stale.

Thank IMarriedBob
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This is a great restaurant and one of Rochester's best. They have a wide variety of food and appetizers. There are great drink specials every day of the week.

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The food was good and offered many selections for a family to chose from.The service was good but restaurant was too dark.

Thank Frenchanne101
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

While visiting the Mayo Clinic, and staying 4 miles outside of town. We found ourselves needing a quick dinner before a fasting period began (in 30 min). I called ahead at 6:30pm and gave our food order to the bar server. We walked to the...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I have always lived in minn, however last nite was my 1st time dining at this restraunt. Only went there because of the outdoor seating. Alot to choose from on the menu but I thought the prices were alittle high. I had the walleye sandwich...More

Thank Leah M
Reviewed 15 August 2016

This place looks to be located in an industrial complex so it isn't real easy to find. The food was pretty good with the walleye special being very good. On a busy night the bar service was very good and table service was better than...More

Thank Al W
Reviewed 11 August 2016

perfect spot on the edge of a large pond/small lake. outdoor dining area is huge. Best beer selection in town. recently there for supper and the food was terrific.

Thank steven a
Reviewed 3 August 2016

This restaurant was right down the road from out hotel and was open late night. We ate there twice. My husband had the Reuben on both occasions and said the corned beef was better than some delis in NY.

Thank Meryl S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 247 Woodlake Dr SE, Rochester, MN 55904-5530
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 507-424-1227
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