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Best bars in Minneapolis

Music Venue
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“One of the original venues of Prince, Suburbs and many other iconic Mpls artists. ”
84 locals recommend
Bar
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“Home of the Juicy Lucy, a burger stuffed with (hot!) cheddar cheese. Straight forward and reasonably priced, this place is the greasy burger and fries done right!”
93 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Bustling venue with tavern grub & its own microbrews, plus an upstairs eatery with beer pairings.”
75 locals recommend
Theme Restaurant
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“This Tiki bar themed restaurant plays live island music and has gorgeous views of the Mississippi river from the beautiful deck. This is a fun place for groups. It is recommended you make reservations ahead of time as this fun place gets busy-especially on weekends. ”
69 locals recommend
Theme Restaurant
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“Food, drinks, mini golf course and a...FERRIS WHEEL? This local restaurant is worth the visit especially if you're out with a group of friends. Really fun place to go with a vibe that is both energetic and eclectic.”
70 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Amazing pasta made fresh daily. It's a place that pretty much everyone takes any visiting guests. Probably need a reservation in advance...”
51 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Really great unique beer, they always have something on tap for everyone. Great sours! About a 20 minute walk from the unit. ”
38 locals recommend
Bar
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“Uptown has a lot to offer. It is very walkable all through the year. Good shopping - Apple store, H&M, Sephora. Excellent gym facilities at YWCA, L.A Fitness , Soul Cycle, many yoga studios. Many restaurant/Bakeries/Ice Cream shops choices at varying price points from Mc Donalds, Jersey Mikes, Jimmy Johns (low) to fine dining french, italian or american and many other flavors in between (2 thai , 1 vietnamese, 1 ramen, 1 korean, 1 seafood, Vegan(Fig & Farro). Lots of outdoor activities during the summer - water fun on lake Bde Maka Ska - canoes, paddle boats, wind surfing occasionally log rolling). Nice ride shared bikes, scotters , walkable lakes, swimmimg at multiple beach @ Lake Harriet and BdeMka Ska.”
58 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Locally owned, always great food and just a two block walk - try the Nightingale afterwards ”
59 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Live music, great food and drinks. You don't have to see a show to have a meal here. "Nightchurch" is the weekly Sunday night dance party. Lots going on here everyday.”
45 locals recommend
Bar
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“Roomy watering hole offering 60 tap beers, pizza slices & old-school pinball & video games.”
40 locals recommend
Bar
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“The food is amazing, the drinks are amazing, and there's a secret speakeasy through the back alley that's amazing. Amazing. Expect a long wait if you've got a big group. ”
46 locals recommend
Bowling Alley
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“Classic bowling alley meets great restaurant, funky bar, and live music. Be sure to check on availability ahead of time as there are limited bowling lanes.”
44 locals recommend
Bar
“About 9 blocks walk. Has a great atmosphere, and many different liquors now. It can get very crowded at peak times. They have a food truck most nights, but best to check the schedule. ”
43 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Historic restaurant. Great for any time of day (breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner and late night dining). Nice bar area, as well.”
28 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Best fish and chips in the land as well as a few other Irish standards. Yummy Pasties. Plus, my friends own it. Seriously, it’s great. Can be a long wait at peak times, so I like to go before 6 pm or after 8. Beer and wine. ”
37 locals recommend