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150 S Broadway, Rochester, MN 55903-1200
+1 507-280-6900
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (29 reviews)
“lobster bisque” (109 reviews)
“seafood” (114 reviews)
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American, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
150 S Broadway, Rochester, MN 55903-1200
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for lunch had the lobster bisque and the fish tacos both were good tacos could have a little more fish in them. Would go back

Thank kirt v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best meal, best service and very close to Mayo. Nice quite atmosphere very restful after a long day at Mayo.Will return next time in town.

Thank Brent1313
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a top-10 Rochester restaurant that is really quite good. You should check it out, particularly the appetizers and daily seafood specials. After a long, rough day, we really enjoyed the menu and hospitality. The brussel sprouts were amazing, as was the broiled fish....More

Thank B6886PUdanielh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the hotel a couple nights and we ended up eating here for 3 meals---it is that delicious! The breakfast buffet with it's gouda hash browns and special eggs was my favorite. We had dinner one evening and I was so pleased with...More

Thank MichiganderMom
Heath M, General Manager at Pescara, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you MichiganderMon! We are so glad you loved your visits at Pescara and visited us more than once during your stay in Rochester. I wish I would have had a chance to meet you! Hopefully we will see you again soon safe travels.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever we are at the Mayo we will have dinner at Pescara. We love the food, ambience and service. The ahi tuna and salmon I had were so lovely. We don’t like the modern jazz music that is always a little too loud. A nice...More

Thank Lenemetien
Gena S, Front Office Manager at Pescara, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for coming in everytime you visit! It means a lot that you choose us as we know that there are many options! We will look into the music comment and see what we can do!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a good dinner here. Can select from several fishes and can be cooked three ways: grilled, sautéed or broiled. You can choose from 3-4 sauces to add and a good selection of sides available. My wife had the mushroom risotto and I had crab...More

Thank matt44512
Heath M, General Manager at Pescara, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi matt44512, thank you for your visit. We are glad you had the chance to try a couple of our new menu items and enjoyed them. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was recently a patient at Mayo Clinic. Pescara was one of the fine dining restaurants we could get to by wandering through the Rochester SkyWay from our hotel. We had Sunday Brunch at Pescara twice: the first time we arrived without reservations and were...More

Thank helmerphud
Heath M, General Manager at Pescara, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello helmerphud, Thank you for your kind detailed review, we very much appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with our community. We love that you are making our dishes at home, that is the greatest compliment of all! If you have a...More

Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere is great... Nestled in the Mayo clinic district of Rochester. Nice selection of fresh fish as well as amazing steaks. There service is top notch. Our favorite sides were the mushroom risotto and the asparagus. Not a big fan of the brussel sprouts...and...More

Thank bgood24
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

I’ve stayed at the doubletree hotel many times and always consider Pescara the go-to restaurant. Definitely not the cheapest spot but they offer such great food, service and drinks. I’ve gone during breakfast, dinner, late night, and even mid-afternoon work sessions and I’ve always been...More

Thank Maddy W
Heath M, General Manager at Pescara, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Thank you Maddy W for your wonderful review! We really appreciate your patronage and look forward to serving you again soon. Please say hello next time you are in.

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

A nice setting with valet parking. Could have use table cloths to help reduce noise with no cell phone policy. Many people use this restaurant as an escape from thier Mayo Clinic experience. Walleye and halibut were excellent. Wine list is extensive and a bit...More

Thank Vistar
Heath M, General Manager at Pescara, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hi Vistar, Thank you for your review and kind comments regarding our waitstaff. The Halibut and Walleye are definitely two of our most popular dishes at Pescara. We hope to see you again soon.

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no outdoor eating area at Pescara
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$36
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 S Broadway, Rochester, MN 55903-1200
    (2nd St SW and Broadway)
  • Public Transportation: We are located 2 blocks away from the Rochester City Bus Depot.
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 507-280-6900
Pescara invites those with an appetite for fresh, forward food to share small plates, savor fine wine and enjoy selections from sea and land. Located in the newly renovated DoubleTree Hotel in downtown Rochester, it"s the perfect place to gather for business lunches, pre-theater appetizers or romantic dinners.
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