Guidebook for Minneapolis

Kelsey
Guidebook for Minneapolis

Food Scene

The Best of Minneapolis' Italian. Recommended: orange and cauliflower gnocchi.
57 yerel halk öneriyor
Bar La Grassa
800 North Washington Avenue
57 yerel halk öneriyor
The Best of Minneapolis' Italian. Recommended: orange and cauliflower gnocchi.
One of Minneapolis' hottest new restaurants. Reservations are hard to get, but it's not too difficult to get in at the bar, and they serve the entire menu at the bar so you're don't miss out.
34 yerel halk öneriyor
Spoon and Stable
211 North 1st Street
34 yerel halk öneriyor
One of Minneapolis' hottest new restaurants. Reservations are hard to get, but it's not too difficult to get in at the bar, and they serve the entire menu at the bar so you're don't miss out.
Very inventive, Scandinavian-inspired food. Recommended: any of the toasts.
24 yerel halk öneriyor
The Bachelor Farmer
200 North 2nd Avenue
24 yerel halk öneriyor
Very inventive, Scandinavian-inspired food. Recommended: any of the toasts.
Great place for a good dinner. Recommended: the duck!
32 yerel halk öneriyor
Borough
730 North Washington Avenue
32 yerel halk öneriyor
Great place for a good dinner. Recommended: the duck!
Freehouse is a combo brewery, bar, and restaurant. Both their beers and the food do not disappoint. Great for high-quality but quick casual dining. Recommended: fish tacos and No. 3 Brown beer.
23 yerel halk öneriyor
The Freehouse
701 North Washington Avenue
23 yerel halk öneriyor
Freehouse is a combo brewery, bar, and restaurant. Both their beers and the food do not disappoint. Great for high-quality but quick casual dining. Recommended: fish tacos and No. 3 Brown beer.
The place to go for coal-fired pizza in the North Loop. Recommended: Fresh tomato, green pepper, and Kalamata olive pizza.
10 yerel halk öneriyor
Black Sheep Coal Fired Pizza
600 North Washington Avenue
10 yerel halk öneriyor
The place to go for coal-fired pizza in the North Loop. Recommended: Fresh tomato, green pepper, and Kalamata olive pizza.
Want really good bar-food? Go to Runyon's. Recommended: the chicken wings are famous in Minneapolis.
Runyon's
107 North Washington Avenue
Want really good bar-food? Go to Runyon's. Recommended: the chicken wings are famous in Minneapolis.
New American food, just a quick walk away. Recommended: the cheeseburger--voted Best Cheeseburger in Minneapolis.
27 yerel halk öneriyor
112 Eatery
112 North 3rd Street
27 yerel halk öneriyor
New American food, just a quick walk away. Recommended: the cheeseburger--voted Best Cheeseburger in Minneapolis.
Great coffee shop for hanging out or getting work done. I'm a huge fan of their pistachio muffins.
Dunn Brothers Coffee
337 North Washington Avenue
Great coffee shop for hanging out or getting work done. I'm a huge fan of their pistachio muffins.
Restaurant right under my building. Great option if you don't feel like cooking or going too far. Recommended: Korean flatbread and cheese curds (a Midwest favorite)
15 yerel halk öneriyor
Red Cow North Loop
208 North 1st Avenue
15 yerel halk öneriyor
Restaurant right under my building. Great option if you don't feel like cooking or going too far. Recommended: Korean flatbread and cheese curds (a Midwest favorite)
Haute-Minnesotan cuisine. Recommended: lobster mac-n-cheese, or the signature hotdish.
Haute Dish
119 North Washington Avenue
Haute-Minnesotan cuisine. Recommended: lobster mac-n-cheese, or the signature hotdish.
Want a steak? Go to Burch. If you want to go more casual, go downstairs to their pizza bar. Recommended: steak (obviously), the dumplings, Funghi pizza.
41 yerel halk öneriyor
Burch Steak
1933 Colfax Avenue South
41 yerel halk öneriyor
Want a steak? Go to Burch. If you want to go more casual, go downstairs to their pizza bar. Recommended: steak (obviously), the dumplings, Funghi pizza.
Best, most fun meal I've ever had. Tasting menu only, but it's well-worth the money. No reservations, but worth the wait.
17 yerel halk öneriyor
Travail Kitchen and Amusements
4124 West Broadway Avenue
17 yerel halk öneriyor
Best, most fun meal I've ever had. Tasting menu only, but it's well-worth the money. No reservations, but worth the wait.
The bar at Travail. If you can't get in to Travail, the Rookery will NOT disappoint. Everything is bite-sized and incredibly inventive. Recommended: bison-tartare taco
Rookery
4124 West Broadway Avenue
The bar at Travail. If you can't get in to Travail, the Rookery will NOT disappoint. Everything is bite-sized and incredibly inventive. Recommended: bison-tartare taco
Same owners as Travail and the Rookery. All three are about the dining experience, not just the meal. Recommended: get the tasting menu for two.
20 yerel halk öneriyor
Pig Ate My Pizza Kitchen + Brewery
4154 W Broadway Ave
20 yerel halk öneriyor
Same owners as Travail and the Rookery. All three are about the dining experience, not just the meal. Recommended: get the tasting menu for two.
Best place in Minneapolis for brunch (I go there every weekend I'm in town...) Recommended: the granola (trust me on this one), spinach and goat's cheese omelette, mussels!
18 yerel halk öneriyor
The Kenwood Restaurant
2115 West 21st Street
18 yerel halk öneriyor
Best place in Minneapolis for brunch (I go there every weekend I'm in town...) Recommended: the granola (trust me on this one), spinach and goat's cheese omelette, mussels!
My favorite place in Minneapolis to go for lunch. Recommended: the veggie burger!
Be'Wiched Deli
800 North Washington Avenue
My favorite place in Minneapolis to go for lunch. Recommended: the veggie burger!
Best place to go for seafood in Minneapolis. Recommended: fried shrimp po' boy
27 yerel halk öneriyor
Smack Shack
603 North Washington Avenue
27 yerel halk öneriyor
Best place to go for seafood in Minneapolis. Recommended: fried shrimp po' boy
Great coffee shop, and good place to go for a quick breakfast.
12 yerel halk öneriyor
Moose & Sadie's
212 3rd Avenue North
12 yerel halk öneriyor
Great coffee shop, and good place to go for a quick breakfast.
If you want all-american style pizza... Good place for watching a sports game!
Chanticlear Pizza
207 North Washington Avenue
If you want all-american style pizza... Good place for watching a sports game!
Award-winning bakery. Great place to get coffee and work or read. Recommended: the bittersweet chocolate cookies are out of this world.
27 yerel halk öneriyor
Rustica
3220 West Lake Street
27 yerel halk öneriyor
Award-winning bakery. Great place to get coffee and work or read. Recommended: the bittersweet chocolate cookies are out of this world.
Fun burgers and drinks. Great Bloody Mary's. Recommended: the hangover burger and a Bloody Mary!
Burger Jones
3200 West Lake Street
Fun burgers and drinks. Great Bloody Mary's. Recommended: the hangover burger and a Bloody Mary!
Super delicious tasting menu (and very affordable too!) Be warned that the portions are not large (but they are delicious!)
Piccolo
4300 Bryant Avenue South
Super delicious tasting menu (and very affordable too!) Be warned that the portions are not large (but they are delicious!)
Great, romantic date spot in Saint Paul. Good food, cozy, and in a beautiful, historic area.
37 yerel halk öneriyor
W. A. Frost and Company
374 Selby Avenue
37 yerel halk öneriyor
Great, romantic date spot in Saint Paul. Good food, cozy, and in a beautiful, historic area.

Drinks & Nightlife

Speak-easy style bar with delicious cocktails. Recommended: oliveto martini, or just giving the bartenders three adjectives and seeing what they come up with.
38 yerel halk öneriyor
Marvel Bar
50 North 2nd Avenue
38 yerel halk öneriyor
Speak-easy style bar with delicious cocktails. Recommended: oliveto martini, or just giving the bartenders three adjectives and seeing what they come up with.
Great bar, great burger. Recommended: pick your poison (mine's a dirty martini...) and be sure to order the burger.
32 yerel halk öneriyor
Borough
730 North Washington Avenue
32 yerel halk öneriyor
Great bar, great burger. Recommended: pick your poison (mine's a dirty martini...) and be sure to order the burger.
Classic Minneapolis, great place to grab a cocktail.
10 yerel halk öneriyor
The Monte Carlo
219 3rd Avenue North
10 yerel halk öneriyor
Classic Minneapolis, great place to grab a cocktail.
If you're a fan of wine...
6 yerel halk öneriyor
Toast Wine Bar & Cafe
415 North 1st Street
6 yerel halk öneriyor
If you're a fan of wine...
Great place to watch a sports game.
9 yerel halk öneriyor
The Loop - Minneapolis
606 Washington Ave N
9 yerel halk öneriyor
Great place to watch a sports game.
Lucia's wine bar--super delightful place to enjoy a glass of wine.
11 yerel halk öneriyor
Lucia's Restaurant and Wine Bar
1432 W 31st St
11 yerel halk öneriyor
Lucia's wine bar--super delightful place to enjoy a glass of wine.
Best place for Russian food and vodka drinks in Minneapolis (maybe the only place for Russian food in Minneapolis... but good all the same!)
18 yerel halk öneriyor
Moscow on the Hill
371 Selby Avenue
18 yerel halk öneriyor
Best place for Russian food and vodka drinks in Minneapolis (maybe the only place for Russian food in Minneapolis... but good all the same!)
Local wine bar.
Bev's Wine Bar
250 3rd Avenue North
Local wine bar.
Great patio for the summer months! Avoid driving here--they don't scrimp on the booze in the drinks...
69 yerel halk öneriyor
Psycho Suzi's Motor Lounge
1900 Marshall Street Northeast
69 yerel halk öneriyor
Great patio for the summer months! Avoid driving here--they don't scrimp on the booze in the drinks...

Arts & Culture

Theater-lovers should check-out the Guthrie. The building itself is worth a visit.
173 yerel halk öneriyor
Guthrie Theater
818 South 2nd Street
173 yerel halk öneriyor
Theater-lovers should check-out the Guthrie. The building itself is worth a visit.
The closest movie-theater.
27 yerel halk öneriyor
St. Anthony Main Theatre
115 SE Main St
27 yerel halk öneriyor
The closest movie-theater.
Modern Art. See the Spoonbridge and Cherry, check out the collection inside, or go mini-golfing (summer months.)
266 yerel halk öneriyor
Walker Art Center
725 Vineland Place
266 yerel halk öneriyor
Modern Art. See the Spoonbridge and Cherry, check out the collection inside, or go mini-golfing (summer months.)
Fantastic collection of art. They host an event every third-Thursday that is very fun.
212 yerel halk öneriyor
Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 3rd Avenue South
212 yerel halk öneriyor
Fantastic collection of art. They host an event every third-Thursday that is very fun.
Great place to catch a concert in Minneapolis. Prince got his start here!
97 yerel halk öneriyor
First Avenue
701 N 1st Ave
97 yerel halk öneriyor
Great place to catch a concert in Minneapolis. Prince got his start here!
Art museum on the University of Minnesota campus. Great collection of modern art, and a really cool building.
32 yerel halk öneriyor
Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum
333 East River Parkway
32 yerel halk öneriyor
Art museum on the University of Minnesota campus. Great collection of modern art, and a really cool building.
Venture to St. Paul to see the Science Museum! Fun, insightful exhibits, and great views of the Mississippi river. Fun for adults and kids.
91 yerel halk öneriyor
Science Museum of Minnesota
120 West Kellogg Boulevard
91 yerel halk öneriyor
Venture to St. Paul to see the Science Museum! Fun, insightful exhibits, and great views of the Mississippi river. Fun for adults and kids.
Phenomenal collection of arts and artifacts!
212 yerel halk öneriyor
Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 3rd Avenue South
212 yerel halk öneriyor
Phenomenal collection of arts and artifacts!

Parks & Nature

St. Anthony Main is a great place to hang out in the summer. Walk along Main Street, watch a movie at the St. Anthony Main theater, or sit on the patio at one of the bars.
15 yerel halk öneriyor
St. Anthony Main
219 Southeast Main Street
15 yerel halk öneriyor
St. Anthony Main is a great place to hang out in the summer. Walk along Main Street, watch a movie at the St. Anthony Main theater, or sit on the patio at one of the bars.
Take a walk along the Stone-Arch Bridge. Beautiful pedestrian bridge with great views of the skyline at night.
113 yerel halk öneriyor
Stone Arch Bridge
113 yerel halk öneriyor
Take a walk along the Stone-Arch Bridge. Beautiful pedestrian bridge with great views of the skyline at night.
Find the entrance to the Cedar Lake Trail in the parking lot behind The Bachelor Farmer. Rent a bike or set-out by foot to explore this beautiful trail!
Cedar Lake Trail
Find the entrance to the Cedar Lake Trail in the parking lot behind The Bachelor Farmer. Rent a bike or set-out by foot to explore this beautiful trail!
8 yerel halk öneriyor
Saint Anthony Falls
8 yerel halk öneriyor

Essentials

Less than a block away--great grocery store and liquor store. If you don't feel like cooking, they have a fantastic buffet.
21 yerel halk öneriyor
Whole Foods Market
222 Hennepin Avenue
21 yerel halk öneriyor
Less than a block away--great grocery store and liquor store. If you don't feel like cooking, they have a fantastic buffet.
Phenomenal wine and spirits shop! They'll always be happy to recommend a great bottle of wine.
North Loop Wine & Spirits
218 North Washington Avenue
Phenomenal wine and spirits shop! They'll always be happy to recommend a great bottle of wine.
Jeromeo has phenomenal massages ("body work"). Schedule with Kit and tell him that Kelsey sent you.
Jeromeo
250 3rd Ave N
Jeromeo has phenomenal massages ("body work"). Schedule with Kit and tell him that Kelsey sent you.

Sightseeing

Go to the beach, rent a boat, or arrange a picnic. Lake Calhoun is full of life during the summer.
169 yerel halk öneriyor
Bde Maka Ska
169 yerel halk öneriyor
Go to the beach, rent a boat, or arrange a picnic. Lake Calhoun is full of life during the summer.

Shopping

Walk down Nicollet Mall for shops and restaurants right downtown.
10 yerel halk öneriyor
Meet Minneapolis Visitor Center
505 Nicollet Mall
10 yerel halk öneriyor
Walk down Nicollet Mall for shops and restaurants right downtown.
The downtown area has good shopping.
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The downtown area has good shopping.
...This seems like an obvious one... MOA has so many shopping, dining, and entertainment options, including an indoor amusement park. You can travel to the MOA easily by light-rail.
189 yerel halk öneriyor
Mall of America
60 E Broadway
189 yerel halk öneriyor
...This seems like an obvious one... MOA has so many shopping, dining, and entertainment options, including an indoor amusement park. You can travel to the MOA easily by light-rail.