Amazing Menu

Exceptional Ingredients, Perfected.

Just like American culture, American cuisine is diverse...The Half Barrel Bar and Restaurant captures the best of American cuisine in our burgers, salads, pasta and juicy cuts of steak. If you just want a quick bite while enjoying a few drinks at our full bar, we have a great selection of starters such as calamari, bourbon wings and pork nachos. Check out our full menu for a full look at our delicious appetizers and entrees for lunch and dinner. We invite you to make your reservation or  simply walk-in for a unique and casual fine dining experience in, Rochester, MN 

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Great Food at a Great Price.

Gourmet Entrees for Every Taste

Looking for a delicious lunch or dinner and a little fun in between? Then The Half Barrel is your place. Conveniently located in downtown Rochester, MN, our American cuisine restaurant does appetizers and entrees like American food should be – absolutely delicious and affordable. Make your reservation today, or walk-in anytime for available seating.

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Over 400 Whiskey Selections Available.

Are other Rochester, MN, bars leaving you underwhelmed?  At The Half Barrel, we have a full bar, with attentive bartenders ready to pour your favorite beer or concoct your favorite cocktail. And if you love the smooth, savory taste of a good whiskey, we have over 400 selections from around the world for you to choose from.  Can’t decide which one to have? Try a few by choosing from over 30 unique whiskey flights, we’re the only place in Rochester, Minnesota where you can get one.  Join us for happy hour every weekday from 2-6 pm for exclusive drink specials.