Great place for a ladies get together. Food, service and atmosphere is great. It has become our go to place for lunch.
Great food but way too noisy. Too much for the noise. When no noise fine place to go. Will not stay if that noisy next time
Food and ambiance are always great but we had a bad experience getting situated due to a confusion with a large party also being sat
It took over 30 mins to get a drink, silverware etc after being sat at that was with a reservation that we were on time for.
Left a private message for the owners. Very disappointed with the service and food the last 3 times we've been here. Used to be a favorite neighborhood "go-to" for a good meal served by talented local folks. Can not recommend anymore :(
We had lunch prior to the NCAA Frozen Four. Great food and service with a great atmosphere. Bus to and from game is also a wonderful bonus. Whether it is Wild, high school tourney or this year the NCAAs, Bennett's is where I look to reserve a table.
Easter buffet was a great experience for multi-generational gathering. Good value and great service. Casual yet festive with beautiful lights. We’ll be back!
First time at this restaurant that we were disappointed.
My hubby's lobster wasn't fully cooked, each small steak he had was done different.
My crab legs were bad. First ones that came out were cold. Then the next 2 batches
had absolutely no flavor and were full of water.
It took our server over a half an hour to greet us. Another half an hour for drinks. The food was served cold. I sent my soup back my husband kept his cold fish and chips. The chopped salad was the best part of the meal. No one asked how are meal was and the owner was there. We have eaten there on numerous occasions and this was the worst overall meal and service I have experienced. We even got a note from open table saying we were a no show. To Bennett's we were invisible. Our Visa credit card says differently.
not much to look at from outside, but great service and great food
We loved our food. Server was attentive but not very warm and welcoming. Excellent martini menu!
I had great expectations given the reviews that I read on Open Table. While my meal was good, there were some problems for my companions. One person's prime rib was more rare than he normally preferred (and he should have said so but didn't) and another person's ribs were not as tender as expected (raves for the sauce though). But the bacon wrapped shrimp that another ordered were quite burned. The wait person said that's how they normally come out - a little burned. Trust me, these were simply inedible with the char and tough shrimp. Fortunately my friend did request that the chef give it another try and the 2nd version was far better. In spite of these things, there is enough charm to try it again. And the creative cocktails were fabulous - and it was great that there was a non-alcoholic beer option besides O'Douls. Much appreciated.
Best Chicken Kiev in town!!
The food was amazing, the chopped salad was very tasty. Great menu options. The staff was helpful and friendly, except for our waitress. She acted annoyed with every request. I’m going to assume she was having a bad day. But we love this place, so we will definitely be back!
What a great experience we had again at Bennett's! My wife and I wanted a date night with our 6 week old and made a reservation for 2. Originally the table was close to the door and they switched us without hesitation. The food, service was excellent. The owner Joe made sure everyone was doing great and also was nice to have a little small talk with him during a busy Friday. Thanks again!
We always have a good time, usually go with friends, Cory our waiter was fun. Great all around experience. Thanks for your hospitality!!!
Always good. Old fashion steak and seafood house. Pork chops are my wife's favorite of all the places in town.
Waited at the host stand for a long time for my open table reservation. Sat at the bar and it took a long time to place my food order it was not very busy
Great place, food is always delicious, and staff are always personable and friendly. Had a little incident just after dinner with an allergic reaction when beef was cooked on the same grill as shellfish. Called and talked to a staff member and gave them a heads up about it since people with severe shellfish allergies can go critical quickly. They seemed receptive and were very apologetic. Good teaching moment for everyone and us too to ask next time. As always, will go back, the place is awesome every time.
Always a great experience. Good food, friendly staff.
Bennetts is a great place to eat. But unfortunately on St. Patrick’s Day, itvquite busy and I don’t think they had enough staff on hand. But we will go back.
Great food and service. Owner was rude.
I was looking for a place that served Chicken Kiev. Their's is the real thing, not processed chicken, and fantastic. My friend had the salmon. He said that was great. Service was fast and friendly. We will go back again.
A very nice experience. Service was outstanding and food was good for the most part. The stuffed mushrooms covered with cheese was not what I would expect. A little too cheesy for me
First of all, the scallops were excellent and my walleye was good. The service was quite slow as they were busy, but our server was very friendly. Wasn't told about the crab leg special which also wasn't on the menu, which was disappointing (one of my favorites!) My date's ribeye was ordered medium-rare but came well done after a long wait for our food. Our server remedied the situation quickly and got him a new one as fast as she possibly could, which was extremely appreciated. When the bill came, they had taken 1/2 half his meal price off the ticket, which was unexpected. We very much appreciated them going above and beyond to make it right. We would recommend it as a casual place to have a good meal and good beer. would love to try the crab legs sometime.
We were their on Friday 03/09/2018. We had reservations at 6:45pm. Was seated right away at 6:40pm. Nice table for two. I ordered the all you can eat fish. Girlfriend order the pork chops. Was told the fish was hand battered in beer batter. Ha this is frozen out of a box. French fries and fish was cold Sent it back waitress said it was hot. New order of fish came but it took 15 minutes. Asked what happened she said she forgot to reorder. This fish was also cold. She said it just came out. Believe me it was cold. We left I went home to eat a sandwich. My girlfriend really enjoyed the pork chops. If you go here get the pork chops. Girl friend said they where the best she ever had. I do not think I'll ever return to the restaurant. Joe thanks for your service.
I would recommend this place, I actually just moved here my daughter had taken me there a few times she absolutely loves the place so I decided to celebrate her birthday.
They were able to accommodate all of us we had a large party the food was great the service was awesome looking forward to going there again actually soon.
Great food, great service and very helpful and friendly staff. Always enjoy eating there. Never disappointed.
Really fun, great food, my only complaint is because my potato was wrapped in tin foil when they sliced it open and there was bits of tin foil in my potato and on my plate. Next time we are there I will ask them to take the foil off of my potato before slicing it open. :)
Gathered with family and friends on Friday night hoping for a fish fry. Unfortunately they were sold out so ordered the walleye. It was disappointing, too much breading and not very hot. Others had the burgers which they said were great. Lots of martinis to pick from which is fun. Will go back for a burger next time.
Perfect steak! Ask about their Martini options. Go here for the Wild game!
We ate at Bennetts a couple of weeks ago on a Saturday night and the food was delicious. Everyone commented on how delicious their meals were. Someone had steak and ribs and chicken pot pie... it was all delicious. This past Sunday though was a different experience. The food was below average. I had the ribs and while they were fall off the bone last time, there tough and barely edible this time. One person in our party ordered the steak medium and it came out rarer than rare and had to be sent back. Drink order got mixed up. Everyone has a bad night and we'll try it again but were disappointed with the service and the food.
We went for Valentines Day and each enjoyed a wonder steak with the most amazing au gratin potatoes I have ever eaten!
There's not too many places around anymore that offer all the crab legs you can eat. Bennett's does on Friday nights. I have been there several times. This time the crab legs were terrible. They were so salty my tongue was burning. My table date ended up getting sick after dinner and was not doing well all night long. Our waiter Cory was absolutely the best! He offered me a different meal which I decided to try. It 2 had a lot to improve on. Seabass was swimming in oil or butter and was rubbery. Cory took everything off my bill and even bought me a cocktail. We will go back but unfortunately I'm going to have to find a new place for crab legs. I highly suggest there chop salad.
We had a lovely Valentine's Day Dinner. The restaurant was packed but neither the service or quality of food was negatively impacted in the slightest. They offered their usual full menu and several specials. It was wonderful. Unless you need white table cloths I don't know why you would choose a different chop house!
We decided to spend Valentine's Day at Bennett's and we're so glad we did. The food was tremendous (and very reasonably priced), the specials were inventive, my steak was grilled to absolute perfection and our server (Andy, I believe?) was incredibly attentive, knew the menu inside and out and timed the delivery of our meals perfectly.
A fantastic experience. We'll be back.
The walleye was overdone,burnt on one edge. Rest of meal was average
I didn't have enough time to return it to the kitchen
Great service! Food was ok. Pork chop dinner was a hit, but the wings were too salty. Crab cake was good.
Good start to our night, but not so much in the end. They have a small anti room to keep the cold out, but need a heavy curtain by the second door. The nearest tables freeze. Then the waitress raved about the carrot cake only to tell us they were out of it. Then in fact were out of ALL their deserts, even ice cream. Did not offer anything except sorry. Parking is horrible when they do a shuttle to Wild games.
It was over a year since our last evening. (Little humans ) Always worth the drive (Wayzata) our friends have never been there and also loved it. i have recomended twice already. Thank you Joe and your staff!
We visit Bennett’s every Thursday night for 1/2 price burgers. Always done perfect. Atmosphere like a neighborhood bar, friendly servers, great food. We love it.