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East meets Northeast at Ginger Hop, where Asian fusion is fun, not fussy: Asian classics, as well as dishes like beer-battered walleye satay with wasabi tartar. Pair your meal with one – or maybe two – of their many craft beers. Try their savory curries, fun dishes like the Kim Jong-IL burger and awesome appetizers and happy hour. Ginger Hop has fare for everyone, including gluten free and vegan options.
201 E Hennepin Ave
Tea Source is a locally owned and operated store that provides over 250 high-quality, loose leaf teas. Find rare one-of-a-kind teas that aren’t available anywhere else in North America. Stop into one of their 3 locations and grab a ¼ of any loose leaf tea, or sit down, relax, and enjoy a pot right in the store. They offer the best quality and best value teas around. Browse our selection at teasource.com or visit their Eden Prairie, Minneapolis and St. Paul locations today.
Lisa, chef and owner of Mona, will delight you with her seasonal menu of harvest-inspired small plates, sourced by local farmers. Mona’s great wines compliment lunch, happy hour or dinner – all at very reasonable prices. For the meat lovers, Mona will add house-made, cured bacon to any item for just a dollar. Tuesdays, bring a date and share four plates and a carafe of wine for only 35 dollars. Mona also provides free underground parking after 4 pm.
333 South 7th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55402 (612) 259-8636
Tammy Wong has been the chef and owner of Rainbow Chinese for the past 25 years. Located on Eat Street in Minneapolis, her uniquely original Asian cuisine sets them apart from the conventional experience. Start with award-winning Calamari, Szechuan wontons, walnut shrimp, freshly made noodle dishes or fresh egg rolls, made daily. Then immerse yourself in delicious and authentic Asian cuisine made by a first generation Chinese Chef. If you’re planning an event make sure to consider Rainbow Chinese and their 100+ capacity private room. Be sure to stop by and experience truly inspired Asian cuisine.
2739 Nicollet Avenue
Great Waters Brewing Company
Before or after any trip to the Ordway, Excel Energy Center or other Downtown Saint Paul event make sure to stop in and discover great meals and great memories at the Great Waters Brewing Company. Built in downtown St. Paul’s Historic Hamm building, they’ve designed one of the nicest outdoor patios in town. Savor selections like boneless duck breast, grilled with a maple brown sauce, and gently seared tenderloin pork medallions. Or nibble away at appetizers like the Bacon Beer Nuts. Of course, Great Waters Brewing Company is known for their one-of-a-kind craft beer – offering a rotating selection of nine top brews.
426 Saint Peter Street
Vinaigrette invites you to their store and see it all for yourself. They have stainless steel airtight containers that contain the finest olive oils and vinegars from around the world! At the store you can taste each and every kind of oil and vinegar they offer, and if you find something you like, they will bottle it for you right on the spot. Oil and Vinegar is much like wine – you like what you like. Whether it’s for yourself, or you’re looking for wonderful gift ideas, Vinaigrette’s staff is there to be your buying assistant.
Check out their store at www.vinaigrettemn.com or call 888.922.9192
Wilde Roast Cafe
Kick back on Wilde Roast Cafe’s patio overlooking the Mississippi with a fair trade coffee, locally brewed tap beer, fine wine or perfect gelato. Savor breakfast, lunch, or dinner made locally, from scratch, at Wilde Roast Cafe’s new expanded location just over the Hennepin bridge in Riverplace.
65 SE Main Street Minneapolis, MN 55414
Victor’s 1959 Cafe
Authentic Cuban Cuisine
3756 Grand Avenue S
This hidden gem is the perfect spot for dinner before the Guthrie, to entertain a business client or enjoy a romantic dinner. Exposed limestone walls and beamed ceilings lend an old-world charm. French Chef Patrick serves New American cuisine with classic Mediterranean and Japanese influences using fresh, local and organic ingredients.
903 Washington Avenue S
A melting pot of exotic food from the four corners of the world, Brazil offers a large variety of dishes that are sure to please the most exigent connoisseur as well as the simply curious in search of new tastes. Brazilian food is prepared with tasteful spices but is not a “spicy” food (hot). SAMBA Taste of Brazil brings this unique flavor to Minnesota.
A dining and entertainment tradition for over fifty years.
3401 Louisiana Ave
For 45 years Milda’s Cafe has been serving the ever changing faces of Minneapolis with home cooked breakfast and lunch Weekdays. It’s a family commitment to fresh omelets, terrific hashbrowns, cinnamon caramel rolls, hot dish specials everyday and authentic Finnish pasty on Monday, Wednesday and Friday! Hours: Monday through Friday 6:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.
Phone: (612) 377-9460
1720 Glenwood Ave N.
Living Waters Cafe
Our Cafe and juice bar offers organic juices, tonics and coffee, pizza and cafe fare.
12201 Minnetonka Blvd
Hazel’s Northeast has what every neighborhood needs – real, good food. Comfort food isn’t a trend at Hazel’s it’s five decades of family tradition! Scratch pancakes, biscuits and gravy, juicy cheeseburgers, and hearty entrees are served daily. And don’t forget the bread pudding!
2859 Johnson Street NE
850 Grand Ave