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Happy Chef

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
American, Diner
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
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All reviews meatloaf pancakes food was amazing service was excellent statue bess waitress
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Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

Not only did a 20 foot guy greet us at the door, bit the food was amazing! I had the cinnamon roll pancakes! Wonderful choice and why did I wait 40+ years to think this was a good idea!! My wife had an omelet that...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Queensfull
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

The food is absolutely amazing! The staff is amazing and truly care for the customers. They take the time to chat with the customers, they have great humor, and definitely a great spot to bring the whole family! I highly recommend Happy Chef and will...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Blizzardboo1991
Reviewed November 25, 2018

I had not been to Happy Chef in years but remember it from when I was young. We went back to visit Mankato and had heard that the large Chef was again talking so we had to stop. The food was amazing, the selection was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tracey M
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

Please for the love of god if you as managers know what is good for you, GIVE BESS A PROMOTION. She has always been the best server at Happy Chef and is lovely. GIVE BESS A PROMOTION.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sightsee32013469051
Reviewed October 13, 2018

We had a great meal at the Happy Chef and were able to get a 10% discount because we showed them our room key from the Super 8.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank s7ec
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Drove 80miles out of my way to eat at the last Happy Chef. We had one in McPherson Kansas but the Chef got a new job as a chimney sweep along the interstate highway. Lots of good memories of both places now. Hot tasty food....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank douge208
Reviewed August 6, 2018

There are just times when you want good down to earth food. This is the place. We were in town for business and heading back to Minneapolis for flights and stopped here with the 4 of us who have appetites and food choices all over...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Cynthia B
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This was the first Happy Chef restaurant and still has the statue of the "Happy Chef" from decades ago. The food is very tasty--try the meatloaf stacker --very filling and very yummy! It is priced generally more than Perkins though, by approximately 2 dollars per...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank 110kitty
Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I stopped in to the Happy Chef for lunch during a road trip. She ordered the turkey dinner and I had a breakfast platter with eggs, bacon, toast and pancakes. It was one of the best breakfasts I have had. The bacon...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank 76bevw
Reviewed November 17, 2017

Have always wanted to stop here because of the cool statue, but tbh - I had low expectations for the food just because I thought it'd be about like Fryn Pan for some reason. Instead, we were all pleasantly surprised at the menu and the...More

Date of visit: November 2017
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