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North Restaurant and Cocktail Lounge

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5401 Green Valley Dr., Crowne Plaza, Bloomington, MN
952-831-8000
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Rochester, Minnesota
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sunday night stay, one bartender who also has to serve all the tables and keep bar guests happy. Tons of kids here for a sporting event making it busy. It also seems he's running all his own food. A bit much to ask especially to be able to give good, if any service. Only got a smile and a few... More 

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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74 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

This restaurant has a breakfast buffet much like you would find today in many other hotels. The food for lunch, dinner and room service is average and better value would be found for dinner by taking the hotel shuttle to the Mall of America and eating there.

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Thank Branmar2014
Chicago, Illinois
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58 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Had both lunch and dinner in this restaurant and was happy with both. Lunch was soup and 1/2 sandwich, the sandwich was ample and the soup (wild rice) was very tasty. Service at dinner was a bit slow but we also had quite a big party. Had the walleye for dinner and it was delicious.

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Thank baloney56
Bloomington, IN
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful experience with Vicky B, Valorie, Minta, Ashlea, Nu Sarra over the last few days. We were in town for a family funeral and they took excellent care of us. Kind, friendly, and attentive service and good food. We appreciated that they let us hang out which gave us a place to be together.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Comfortable setting, nice menu. Waitress's suggestion of the daily special and the MN Wild Rice soup was definitely the way to go. Service was efficient and friendly. Really nice to find such a nice place right in our hotel.

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Thank L R
Wausau, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

We had a delicious breakfast burrito and awesome service from Asylea. Thank you so much for all your help and hospitality. We will be back!

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Thank Jrockk
Midwest
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

After a long day, I ordered room service from North, as I was staying in the Crown Plaza in Bloomington. I ordered a large pizza with sundried tomato, mushrooms, and onions. The person taking the order spoke extremely quickly and with an accent but repeated my order. About a half an hour later, right on time, the server arrived. First,... More 

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Peachtree City, Georgia
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189 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

Had dinner here while staying at the hotel. I had the Cobb Salad, which I recommend highly, as it was delicious. The beer was good and very cold. A reasonably priced hotel restaurant. No complaints, other than the service was a little slow.

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Colorado
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77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 via mobile

Service was expedient and friendly. The wild rice soup is good and creamy and a nice way to end my trip up north. The hummus was alright but the accompanying veggies were really good.

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Thank rubyslipperlady
Apple Valley
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I've stayed at the Crown Plaza Bloomington several times. I've always had a great experience. This time I had breakfast and lunch at the Restaurant inside the hotel. Wow, the breakfast was wonderful and generous portions. However, the lunch was unexpected. I ordered the "North Club" and was plently surprised with the presentation of the sandwich and chips. The wheat... More 

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Thank Wendi M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $15
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5401 Green Valley Dr., Crowne Plaza, Bloomington, MN
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: 952-831-8000

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?