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.
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.
Built in 1890, Pracna on Main is the oldest restaurant on the oldest street in town in Minneapolis. Pracna's sidewalk cafe along Cobblestone Main Street overlooks the Mississippi River at St. Anthony Falls adding to the allure, and they serve an American Menu of steaks, pasta, fish, and specialty sandwiches with large variety of craft and draft 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.
Experience the best Happy Hour in Downtown Minneapolis at Rosa Mexicano's Cantina Bar on the corner of 6th Hennepin, just two blocks from Target Field. Featuring; Unlimited Guacamole for $14 | serves 5 people, Mexican small plates for $7 ALL Day or $5 from 3-6 pm, Daily drink specials.
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.
Recently named one of the World's top 10 new restaurants by Food and Wine Magazine and honored by Wine Spectator magazine with an Award of Excellence. Solera offers more than 40 Spanish tapas and has private dining available.
Stanley's Northeast Bar Room is a casual, friendly neighborhood bar in Northeast Minneapolis with a great selection of unique and regional food, beer and cocktails. Stanley's menu features a wide variety of specialty selections and neighborhood favorites.
Voted Best Irish Pub-2004 and 2005, The Local is located in the heart of downtown, convenient to all major hotels and the Minneapolis Convention Center. The Local is an Irish Pub in grand Irish tradition, serving hearty, familiar fare, with #1 on-premise Irish whiskey in the world.