Experience 360º Tours
Top 10 Locally Owned Restaurants
Reviews on Yelp and TripAdvisor offer a glimpse into the menu offerings you’ll find at Mankato restaurants. Based on reviews by visitors and locals and ranked in no particular order, we’ve assembled a list of their Top 10 choices.
Top Delicious Dishes & Drinks
Dine like the locals do! From polls, surveys and word of mouth (from those who call Minnesota home) — here is what they say are the must-try dishes and drinks in Mankato.
One of the Most Highly Rated Restaurants in Minnesota
Wondering where to find a pizzeria with proven staying power and a killer sauce? Look no further than Mankato’s Pagliai’s. Since 1969, Pagliai’s has prepared award-winning, hand-tossed pizza. In 2016, the restaurant earned top-ranking from Only in Your State on its list of “Ten Most Highly-Rated Restaurants” in Minnesota.
Best of the Best
Mankato’s own Pub 500 has earned the Minnesota Restaurant Association’s “Restaurant Neighborhood Award” as well as Thrillist’s accolade for one of “Minnesota’s 12 Best Bars Outside the Twin Cities”. MORE