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Bunny's Bar & Grill

€€ - €€€Pizza, American,
5916 Excelsior Blvd, Minneapolis, MN 55416-2811
+1 952-922-9515
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“burgers” (7 reviews)
“french dip” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Pizza, American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
5916 Excelsior Blvd, Minneapolis, MN 55416-2811
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I lived in Minneapolis for many years. Used to hang out at the OLD Bunny's on the east side of Hwy 100. Back in town for a vacation up north and took my wife (who is a food snob) to Bunny's for lunch on our...More

Thank FunGuy1707
Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstanding local flavor here. Huge bar to sit at, with good drinks, free popcorn, pull tabs. Nice size restaurant with seating, lots of TVs, and very friendly wait staff. They always treat you well, make you feel welcome and like you are a regular. For...More

Thank jarrodpeterson
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been going to Bunny's since the '80's and it is still as good as ever. They have great breakfasts, my favorite is the Eggs Benedict, but also have wonderful sandwiches and pizzas. The servers are friendly and efficient.

Thank Kathy J
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

This was our first time here. It was PACKED at 5pm for happy hour. But free mini corn dogs, cheesey potato bites, and lasagna! All they ask is you buy a drink. Fantastic!

Thank Dan N
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

A great place to get a quick lunch. For as busy as it gets during lunch the service is great. Quick and friendly servers.

Thank Todd H
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Don't miss happy hour! The "bar food" with happy hour is excellent! The menu is simple - we ordered sandwiches (rueben's, french dip, and a burger) and all were excellent. The place gets crowded and a bit loud - but thats to be expected and...More

Thank Randy R
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

This is the spot we typically go to grab a burger or meet up with friends. Happy hour is great- they offer complimentary happy hour food too. We enjoy the burgers the most. Sunday brunch is also a favorite.

Thank music t
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I visited the new location in Northeast, MN - totally great location. I had the turkey burger, wow was I impressed. Great tasting patty then topped the with fresh avocado and bacon. Delicious!!

Thank Tina G
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Our daughter takes us to various and pricier places for breakfast. The search stopped this am when we hit Bunny's. the service was excellent, the French toast is to die for!! Don't miss this restaurant!

Thank joniefitz4
Reviewed 19 May 2017

I have been eating at Bunny's for several years and it continues to be a fine place for lunch or dinner. Service is great, food is very good and prices are reasonable. They make good mixed drinks and have a great selection of beers and...More

Thank Patrick M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Cuisine
Pizza, American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 01:00
Monday
08:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 01:00
Thursday
08:00 - 01:00
Friday
08:00 - 02:00
Saturday
08:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5916 Excelsior Blvd, Minneapolis, MN 55416-2811
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 952-922-9515
Description
Bunny’s opened at 4730 Excelsior Boulevard in St. Louis Park in 1933. One of the most often asked questions over the years has been, “Where did that name come from?” The story goes like this… The original owner, Henry Aretz, was in need of a sign for his new bar, Aretz’s Place. However, the sign maker had a different idea. He had made a mistake on a sign that read “Bunny’s” and, not wanting to scrap the job, asked Henry Aretz if he wanted to buy a sign “real cheap.” Henry, knowing a bargain when he saw one, bought the sign, and Bunny’s was started. The Aretz family owned Bunny’s until Gary and Sherman Rackner bought the bar in 1988. Bunny’s became a Bar & Grill, with the addition of a kitchen in the fall of 1988, and continued its tradition of a place where local patrons could relax with friends, catch a game, and also have a great meal. Unfortunately, Sherman passed away in 1997 and, due to the proposed redevelopment of Excelsior Boulevard, Bunny’s had to find a new location by the end of 1998. In January of 1999, Gary brought in a new business partner, Steve Koch, and they reopened Bunny’s in its current location. We are happy to be in St. Louis Park and look forward to being a fixture in the community for many years to come. In memory of Sherman Rackner, Gary’s father and business partner, we have named the back bar “Sherm’s.” Sherm, we hope you are proud!
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