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5 Things to Know About Kruse Markit, Kingfield’s All-Day-Cafe-Slash-Shoppy-Shop

From butter boards to greeting cards, this south Minneapolis bistro has a little bit of everything.

5 Things to Know About TokiDoki Burger, MN’s First Japanese-Inspired Burger Joint

The folks behind Ramen Kazama are serving up American cheeseburgers by way of Japan.

April 3, 2024

5 Things to Know About Mandalay Kitchen, Bringing Cuisine from Burma and Beyond to Frogtown

Hot curries, savory-sweet noodle dishes—Mandalay Kitchen is the real deal.

January 12, 2024

5 Things to Know About Fool Me Once, Lyn-Lake’s New ‘Cosmic Cantina’

"It is cool to have a shame-style food menu, where it's just like—it's 2 a.m., what's the sluttiest way we can make fries?"

July 17, 2023

5 Things to Know About D’s Banh Mi, the Year-Round Restaurant Coming to the Ol’ Snack Shack

OK, we spoiled one of the things: Unlike under previous owners Dave's Popcorn and Milk Jam, the 38th Street hut will be open all year.

August 16, 2022

5 Things to Know About Bloomington’s First Brewery

Nine Mile Brewing opened last month, and it's been so popular they can hardly keep their beers on tap.

March 11, 2022

The Loring Bar & Restaurant Has Been Replaced By Gray’s

A Dinkytown fixture is reborn again (again), this time as a student-friendly coffee shop.

October 27, 2021