In the spring and summertime, Minneapolis streets come alive as the restaurant rooftops open up. Whether you prefer a rooftop or a patio, a lake view or a skyline backdrop, outdoor dining options are endless. Soak up the sun, take in the breeze, and enjoy an award-winning meal at one of the many restaurants offering outdoor dining in Minneapolis.
If you've ever been to Ireland you will feel at home at Kieran's with their traditional Irish food, live Irish music and a friendly staff. Patio dining is available, and they accommodate banquets of 20 to 150 people.
Since 1906, Minneapolis' oldest bar/restaurant, the Monte Carlo Bar, has had a tradition for visiting celebrities in sports, film, TV and politics. A local's destination for drinks, steaks, fish, hamburgers and salads, the Monte Carlo has comfortable dress attire and reasonable prices.
Pinstripes is a unique dining and entertainment venue, featuring a bistro with exceptional Italian/American cuisine and wine; bowling and bocce; a year-round outdoor patio and fire pit; and event space and meeting rooms accommodating 20-600 guests. Enjoy Sunday Brunch, lunch or dinner; private parties; weekend live blues and jazz; craft beer wine dinners; parents tot play dates and many other exciting promotions. We look forward to meeting you!
Built in 1890, Pracna is the oldest restaurant on the oldest street in town. Their sidewalk cafe overlooking the Mississippi River adds to the allure, and they serve an American menu of steaks, pasta, fish, and specialty sandwiches with twenty distinctive beers.
Rosa Mexicano offers authentic Mexican cuisine in a fun, festive environment. A great fit for all occasions, from dinner with your family to lunch with your co-workers. Known for our table-side guacamole and Frozen Pomegranate Margarita, our food goes beyond that with fresh salads, handmade tacos, sandwiches (at lunch) and chicken, beef and seafood entrees. Family friendly.
NEW Cantina Bar
Experience the best Happy Hour in Downtown Minneapolis at Rosa Mexicano's new outdoor Cantina Bar on the corner of 6th Hennepin, just two blocks from Target Field.
Cantina Bar is your go-to spot before and after Twins games!
Join us for Happy Hour
Mon-Fri from 3-7pm featuring:
$3 Draft beers | $5 Cadillac margaritas | $5 SangrÃa
$1 Tacos | $15 Pitchers of our Shameless Margarita
2009 James Beard award winner Chef Tim McKee designed the core menu for the Change which focuses on sustainable fresh seafood, highlighting fisheries that use environmentally responsible methods of gathering and farming seafood.