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The Busted Nut

) #4 of 37 Restaurants in Hastings €€ - €€€ American, ,
118 2nd St E, Hastings, MN 55033-1202
+1 651-438-6887
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cheese curds” (10 reviews)
“waffle fries” (3 reviews)
“burger” (12 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
118 2nd St E, Hastings, MN 55033-1202
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Started with free peanuts that you throw the shells on the floor. The I had the burger and fries. The burger was good and fries crispy.

Thank btdrnks2000
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I am glad we got there when we did. We went on a Sunday for lunch and there was only one waitress. She was very nice and somewhat helpful with items to choose from the menu. The kids loved that they could eat nuts and...More

Thank Jamie K
Reviewed 13 March 2017

stop in more than once First time we went at 5:10 pm they advertise prime rib 5 till gone.ordered same was told they are all out,....I saw nobody eating prime rib how can you run out in ten minutes if no one is eating it?...More

Thank jjoemama
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Had a wonderful meal here due to finding this place on Tripadvisor! I had the lunch special of the 1/2 salad and Big Kids Mac-n-Cheese. Loved the pasta! Salad was really good too, definitely fresh and delicious. Definitely a great place to eat and atmosphere...More

Thank Kim R
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We came here during our visit for a volleyball tournament for a quick bite. The cheese curds are amazing! We also had wings they were good but for my taste I didn't care for sauce being poured over the top. Had I known that I...More

Thank Tracy '
Reviewed 17 February 2017

My brother and I ran in here on a Friday night for a beer and a quick bite to eat. Neither one of us had been here before, but given the catchy name we just had to see what it was about. To our surprise...More

Thank jp0430
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The place is quaint & historic. Food is pretty good. The ambiance is good but the acoustics are not. With the type of floor and high ceiling, the noise is quite bad. If it's not crowded, it's fine.

Thank eberspacher
Reviewed 11 November 2016

very good experience, good service, and friendly, we have been there several times in our travels and good meals every time.

Thank nupremier
Reviewed 7 November 2016

I've been a patron over the years and have never had a bad experience. I think their food is OUTSTANDING, their service is great, the Saturday night crowd and entertainment is quaint and very fun -- but warning: if you're into weird eclectic food and...More

Thank dmhanse
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Staff are always friendly and attentive. Bar food is very good. Fun, small town bar. All the peanuts you can eat.

Thank Mpls_Traveler612
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is there a decent beer selection? Any local beers on tap?
19 October 2015|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from tara h | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so...I was pregnant at the time of eating here and had a water. My husband had a Coors Light. I doubt they had any fun beers on tap, probably just the usual...Coors, Bud Light, etc.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 2nd St E, Hastings, MN 55033-1202
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: +1 651-438-6887
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