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OUR DISTINCTIVE 33,000 SQUARE FOOT DINING AND ENTERTAINMENT VENUE
FEATURES A BISTRO WITH EXCEPTIONAL ITALIAN/AMERICAN CUISINE
AND WINE; BOWLING AND BOCCE; AN OUTDOOR PATIO AND FIRE PIT;
AND EVENT SPACE/PARTY ROOMS ACCOMMODATING 20-600 PEOPLE.
STRIKINGLY GOOD FOOD!
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1600 W. Lake Street, Minneapolis, 55408
612-827-5710 | barbette.com
Simple yet excellent French fare like croque monsieur, salade
nicoise, crepes and mussels. A cheery sidewalk patio adds to
the distinctly Parisian feel.
410 St. Peter Street, Saint Paul, 55102
651-222-5670 | meritage-stpaul.com
The seasonally changing menu is a mix of French classics and
New American fare featuring local ingredients and a well-known oyster bar.
SALUT BAR AMÉRICAIN
917 Grand Avenue, Saint Paul, 55105
5032 France Avenue S., Edina, 55410
This brasserie satisfies cravings for escargot and steak with
pommes frites, plus burgers, fresh fish and pasta.
VINCENT A RESTAURANT
1100 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, 55403
612-630-1189 | vincentarestaurant.com
Vincent Francoual reigns over local French cuisine. Spare,
elegant interior; eclectic, inventive menu—it’s easy to
understand why everyone wants a reservation.
COPPER POT INDIAN GRILL
10 S. Fifth Street, Minneapolis, 55402
612-331-6677 | copperpotus.com
Copper Pot’s large menu features staples like tandoori chicken
as well as more unusual dishes such as the tellicherry duck.
Also offers a daily changing buffet.
Four locations including:
2570 Cleveland Avenue N., Roseville, 55113
651-631-1222 | indiapalacemn.com
Some of the most authentic Indian cuisine in the cities.
Specialties include palak paneer, chicken tikka and rice
pudding spiked with pistachio.
BAR LA GRASSA
800 Washington Avenue N., Minneapolis, 55401
612-333-3837 | barlagrassa.com
A casual, neighborhood-style restaurant in Minneapolis’
Warehouse District. Come for the pasta (featuring ingredients
sourced from Bologna, Italy), the Italian wines, or the views—
you can sit at the bar and watch the chefs hard at work.
BUCA DI BEPPO
Burnsville: Open daily at 11 a.m.
14300 Burnhaven Drive, Burnsville, 55306
Eden Prairie: Open daily at 11 a.m.
7711 Mitchell Road, Eden Prairie, 55344
952-934-9463 ( WINE)
Maple Grove: Open daily at 11 a.m.
12650 Elm Creek Boulevard, Maple Grove, 55369
Minneapolis: Open daily at 11 a.m.
1204 Harmon Place, Minneapolis, 55403
Saint Paul: Open daily for dinner and lunch on weekends
2728 Gannon Road, Saint Paul, 55116
651-772-4388 (SPA-GE TT)
Buca di Beppo is the place for great Italian food and fun! Buca
offers authentic Italian cuisine in an eclectic, vintage setting.
Buca’s family-style dishes are available in two portion sizes.
Buca Small® feeds two or more and Buca Large® feeds an
average-sized country. Well, actually it feeds four or more.
211 Seventh Street W., Saint Paul, 55102
651-222-3476 | cossettas.com
Full Italian market and pasticceria, plus pizzas, pastas and
salads served cafeteria-style.
452 Selby Avenue, Saint Paul, 55102
651-221-1061 | lagrollastpaul.com
Popular Cathedral Hill spot serves traditional Italian fare:
pastas, gnocchi, meats and seafood.
5600 W. 83rd Street, Bloomington, 55437
952-896-8888 | parma8200.com
A new twist on classic Italian cafe dining from the minds
behind D’Amico and Sons.
360 St. Peter Street, Saint Paul, 55102
651-223-7000 | pazzaluna.com
Bustling Italian eatery known for its large selection of pastas,
risottos and savory entrees. Try the handmade gnocchi.
831 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, 55402
612-333-7000 | zelomn.com
Power lunchers and concertgoers can choose from a large
selection of Italian dishes here.
LA BELLE VIE
510 Groveland Avenue, Minneapolis, 55403
612-874-6440 | labellevie.us
At this perennial gourmet powerhouse, Chef Tim McKee serves
fine cuisine and exquisite desserts, as well as an assortment
of tasting menus.