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JD Hoyt's

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301 Washington Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1314 (3rd Ave. North)
612-338-1560
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4:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tue 4:00 pm - 12:30 am
Wed - Sat 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The pork chops and beef are delicious here. The bartenders are personable and very nice. Lots of good drinks and food selections.

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Thank Thuy T
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a business dinner with over a dozen people last night and I have to say it was a great time at JD's. The tenderloin steaks, sides, wine and dessert were excellent for a fair price. Service was very attentive and polite. I'll definitely be back.

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Thank Brian O
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I celebrated our 1 year wedding anniversary here and it didn't disappoint! My prime rib was cooked perfectly and our waitress was very knowledgeable about how all the foods were seasoned and prepared. We also got a free dessert! Highly recommend if you are looking for an upscale feeling and quality food.

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Thank Pinkbaby202
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am a steak critic! And never complain at restaurants and didn't even complain at this one... But the prime rib was gigantic but didn't taste very good at all. It had no flavor and actually almost made me sick. Our waitress was slow, (which isn't really so bad) but she forgot a lot (refilling water, cleaning dishes, etc) I... More 

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Thank Hana S
Roseville, Minnesota
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Classic steakhouse/rib joint - they do what they do very, very well. Excellent food, cocktails, and service. A very good value. Sunday brunch is awesome.

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Thank jimdryden
Asheville, North Carolina
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service was very good. The staff is very sociable. Pig wings were excellent. Jambalaya was very good. Clean facility. My only negative is that the plates of beef or pork were tremendous! One pork chop was like a whole sirloin steak. No person can consume ( or should consume) so much meat. Many plates went back to the kitchen with... More 

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Thank Southerngentleman_11
Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice service. Started out with home made chips. Over cooked and no flavor. Don't try these. Had pig wings next. Pretty good. Had a buddy bowl with shrimp and catfish. Really good. Our table ordered pork chops, prime rib, shrimp and steak...the Spaulding. Pork chops were just ok....over cooked and dry. Spaulding and shrimp were good. Prime rib was way... More 

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Thank MUSpecial
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28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very nice dinner at JD Hoyts. Despite it being a Twin's night they had plenty of room and it wasn't loud, so you could actually hear everyone at the table. Two of us had steaks (rib eye and NY Strip) whIch were excellent. The pork chops on the other had were a bit dry. Big portions. The... More 

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Thank John P
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

I'm a foodie. I usually think I can cook better than most restaurants, but I LOVE this place. Its an old fashioned steak/ chops/ ribs restaurant that never disappoints. The bar is always busy. Great service, great food make this one of my favorite restaurants in Minneapolis.

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Thank Lynne L
Prior Lake, Minnesota
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Wonderful food that has always been on point. Service can be a little hit or miss but as long as the food is good and the drinks keep coming it worth the money and time.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $40
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 12:30 am
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Washington Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1314
    (3rd Ave. North)
  • Public Transportation: 2 blocks north of the light rail and North Star train
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: 612-338-1560

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?