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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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American, Bar, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Dinner
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Reviewed November 15, 2019

We had a wonderful meal. Steaks were so tender and had just the right seasoning. Cheese curds were an excellent choice for a starter. Our server, Jenny was very attentive and checked on us often.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 13, 2019 via mobile

We chose The Bluestem for a family dinner during a weekend trip with our kids. The restaurant is fairly casual, but they had some nice dining options. We arrived around 6:30 on a Saturday night and it looked packed but they were able to get...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 5, 2019 via mobile

Wedding party dinner for 65 people. Great food and staff. Local source food. Prices were right on the mark.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed October 9, 2019 via mobile

We had steaks and both were PERFECT. We had the Turtle Cheesecake for Dessert and that just made a great meal AWESOME! But even better than all that was our waitress “Norma Jean” was the ABSOLUTE BEST waitress ever! We’ll do our best to be...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

We had a small family dinner here at The Bluestem during out visit to town and it was really delicious. The staff was super friendly and helpful. The food was really delicious. Most of the group had one steak or another and I had the...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed July 24, 2019 via mobile

We were at the Super 8 next door to the Bluestem. The hotel was icky and we wanted to get out of the room, so we walked over to the restaurant. I had the Hanger steak, and it was fabulous. My husband had the walleye....More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 1, 2019

This place has really great food. The steaks are really good. We go to this restaurant at least once a week.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 26, 2019 via mobile

The chef and staff make this restaurant on the small town of Luverne a delight. From the happy and peppy servers to the delicious meals prepared with care you will enjoy your meal. My husband was so happy to have a chance to enjoy the...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed May 9, 2019 via mobile

Wonderful restaurant that meets alot criteria. Beautiful surroundings, nice atmosphere, very clean, good service, prices are good value for excellent food. Some really unique menu options and the menu changes regularly. Fits the bill for nearly any occasion.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed March 28, 2019

We've eaten here several times during past year. First time food was superb. Next time pretty good. Next time average; last time excellent but tonight was bad! Caesar Salad tasted old, maybe it was the stale croutons. I ordered the Surf and Turf which is...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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