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Minervas Restaurant & Bar

€€ - €€€American, ,
300 E State St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2517
+1 231-946-5093
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Grill, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
300 E State St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2517
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We like the menu and the food. Quiet atmosphere. The restaurant is in a hotel but has a quiet separate setting.

Thank Pat S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My last visit for dinner with grandkids, 12 and 16. Poor service, nobody new what the other was doing. 3 different people waited on us, the meals,I ordered spinach salad, it was noway what I ordered. My Gkids had the steak beef tips, by far...More

Thank 2151scott
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We came with a group of friends for New Years Eve. I will it give it the thumbs up for taking reservations for a large group, however if they are going to do so...they should be prepared for it. They were understaffed and the waitress...More

Thank Teena_J
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hello Teena_J - we have reached out to you via Private Message to apologize, at the very least. Thank you for taking the time to post, as our team appreciates being able to address these issues. We hope to hear back from you!

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Great view...you can watch traverse city come alive at night and watch the sunset. Not the best place to carry on a conversation, sort of loud. Service was great, and we loved the live music.

Thank Sue S
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Thank you for posting, Sue S.! It was wonderful to have you all join us for some cocktails and fun - we hope to see you all in again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 13 September 2017

Stayed at the Park Hotel and enjoyed the bar for drinks and appetizers. Because of the weather we didn't venture out one evening for dinner and decided to eat in the Minerva Restaurant. Terrible mistake. We were the only ones seated so the service was...More

1  Thank maggiedo1
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Hello Maggiedo1, we have reached out to you via private message, as we are disappointed to hear of what transpired during your visit. Looking forward to resolving this with you, and thank you for reaching out to us!

Reviewed 23 August 2017

I've dined here for lunch and had a few cocktails on separate occasions. I like everything I've had on the menu and always had great service.

Thank solomominheels
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

This is great news! Please spread the word about Minervas Traverse City! Thank you for being our guest, solomoninheels - we look forward to the next time!

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Based on advice from our server my wipe ordered the pork Marsala--excellent. I took my own advice and had chicken risotto--very good. The location is convenient to the main downtown zone, a restful dark wood ambience--nice variation from the other more contemporary and busy downtown...More

Thank mike s
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

We appreciate you taking the time to rate and review your experience with us, Mike S.! It sounds like you enjoyed your meals, and we hope to see you and your wife in again for another visit soon!

Reviewed 14 August 2017

Well staffed delicious food convenient to downtown clean glasses and cutlery attentive staff quick seating with no reservations

Thank kter933
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

What a lovely review, many thanks from our staff and management team! We hope to earn your patronage again sometime soon, kter933!

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Party of 6 celebrated my best friend's birthday. Service was welcoming and friendly. Food was excellent. I had the cedar planked salmon with Bernaise sauce which was cooked to perfection. Ceasar salad was also very good. Quiet atmosphere where you can have easy conversation with...More

Thank Taginepot
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

We are so fortunate to be your go-to spot in Traverse City, Taginepot! Thank you for detailing your favorite parts about your experience - we love hearing how you enjoy Minervas! Please come back to see us again soon, we are lucky to have you...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

I'm a local and visit Minervas quite a bit. Lunch is great so is happy hour. Great staff and a great menu. I love the potato pizza!

Thank Corrie R
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Minervas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

We are so excited to hear you love the Potato Pizza! It has been a fan-favorite all around! Thank you for your post and rating, we appreciate you! Cheers!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 00:00
Saturday
07:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 E State St, Traverse City, MI 49684-2517
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-946-5093
  • E-mail
Description
A favorite Traverse City restaurant! Located on the lobby level of the historic Park Place Hotel in Traverse City MI, the tastefully decorated Minervas Restaurant & Bar is proud to be part of the beautiful Traverse City landscape. The upscale restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily with a full menu of mouth-watering Chairmen's Reserve steaks, fresh seafood, authentic pasta, the freshest salads, and house-made desserts. You'll also find a neighborhood-style bar with a daily happy hour and drink specials and an outdoor patio open when weather permits.
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