Travel The World With These Minneapolis Restaurants Offering Takeout

Looking to spice things up? You're in the right spot. In Minneapolis, you'll find flavors from all over the globe. And luckily, many are offering curbside pickup, takeout, or delivery. Here's a round-up of the best spots offering international cuisine to be enjoyed at home.

East & Southeast Asian

Chinese

Jun Szechuan Kitchen & Bar: A modern take on traditional Szechuan cuisine. The menu at JUN showcases wok-fired Szechuan dishes, dim sum and signature dumplings made from family recipes.

Rainbow Chinese: Chef Tammy Wong at Rainbow Chinese has been sharing her love of innovative Chinese cuisine for over thirty years. The secret to her style is simple, “ Fresh greens, garlic and onions stir-fried over a searing flame – those are the basic elements of what I do.”

Dragon Wok: Across our menu, you’ll find tasty, traditional flavors made with transparent and wholesome ingredients. Using a blend of traditional Chinese and Cambodian curries and seasonings, Dragon Wok creates an authentic taste, while still offering some familiar flavors.

Tea House Chinese Restaurant: Tea House serves up authentic Sichuan specialties, dim sum, and more!

Shuang Cheng: A Dinkytown favorite known for its variety of Cantonese favorites & seafood.

Korean

Kbop Korean Bistro: Kbop offers authentic Korean food including bulgogi, bibimbap & tonkatsu. If you are craving Korean, it is a solid choice!

Hoban Korean BBQ: Korean barbecue restaurant with boundless menu options consisting of freshly prepared meats, seafood, and vegetables, to refreshing and traditional Korean ban-chan (side-dishes). Hoban brings Korean culture and ambiance to the Twin Cities.

Kimchi Tofu House: Fresh, Authentic, and Comforting Korean Food with dishes such as tofu soup, bibimbap & chicken bulgogi.

Filipino

Apoy: Apoy offers traditional Filipino food, along with their own signature plates. Choose from a variety of dishes featuring marinated and simmered meats, vegetables, and grains. 

Hmong

Union Kitchen: Union Hmong Kitchen is a is a pop-up restaurant at Republic that features Hmong culture, stories, rituals, foods and flavors. They marry local traditions with those from their home in South and Eastern Asia to bring Hmong flavors to American palates. 

Japanese

Kado No Mise: Kado no Mise serves simple, delicate Japanese fare, true to the culinary traditions of Tokyo and Kyoto, Japan.

PinkU: PinkU focuses on chef-inspired Japanese street food, using the highest quality ingredients so you can taste Japanese cuisine as it should be tasted!

Zen Box: Zen Box offers Japanese comfort food including ramen, bento, curry, and more.

MOMO Sushi: MOMO Sushi Restaurant offers authentic and delicious tasting Japanese & Tibetan cuisine. (Known for its juicy Tibetan momo (dumplings) and high quality fresh sushi.)

Midori's Floating World Cafe: Japanese eatery offering sushi, noodles & grilled fare. Midori's does all the basics just right.

Thai

Sen Yai Sen Lek: Sen Yai Sen Lek – Big Noodle Little Noodle – is a Thai rice and noodle restaurant serving dishes reminiscent of Bangkok’s street food.

Khao Hom Thai: Straightforward kitchen for hearty plates of Thai staples, including curries & noodles. Khao Hom Thai is the spot for your Thai favorites.

Sawatdee: Sawatdee began in 1983 as the first Thai restaurant in the five-state area. Over thirty-five years and six locations later, Sawatdee has become a Twin Cities favorite. Get your Thai food fix with curbside pickup or delivery!

Kindee Thai: Kindee offers traditional Thai cuisine with a modern flair. Located in the heart of the Mill District, Kindee has proven to be a mainstay of the diverse culinary culture of downtown Minneapolis. 

Vietnamese

Quang: Quality, fresh, and great tasting Vietnamese food! Featuring banh mi sandwiches, vermicelli noodle bowls, pho, rice platters, and more.

Que Viet Village House: Established in 1981, Que Viet is known in Minnesota for their egg rolls which have become a State Fair must-have. This no frills eatery offers a variety of Chinese-Vietnamese fare.

Vo's Vietnamese: Vo's Vietnamese offers an excellent variety of traditional Vietnamese faire at a very reasonable price, Vo's has become a favorite of many loyal patrons.

Hai Hai: Inspired by dishes that Chef Christina Nguyen grew up eating  you can expect to find more than just the standards like pho & pad thai. HAI HAI will shine the spotlight on some lesser known delicious regional dishes, along with new & original dishes using the Southeast Asian palette of flavors.

European

German

Black Forest Inn: Authentic German food including schnitzel, bratwurst, sauerkraut, potato salad, and more.

Gluek's Restaurant & Bar: Old-world beer hall in an 1855 warehouse offering traditional German plates and diverse pub eats.

Aki's Breadhaus: Sweet & savory baked goods made with traditional German techniques available for pickup.

Italian

Amore: A neighborhood Italian restaurant serving Authentic Old World Classics with an Uptown Italian Twist.

Mucci's: Your local spot for some of the best pizza, pasta, and meatballs.

Red Rabbit: Uncomplicated, authentic Italian food. Red Rabbit Minneapolis is open for take-out, curbside pickup, and delivery.

Broders' Cucina Italiana: Longtime family Italian market & deli offering homemade pasta, classic dishes & bakery goods.

Italian Eatery: Italian dining traditions with a modern take that inspire authentic hospitality to nurture depth in our community. Offering take away food and cocktail kits.

Spanish

Midnord Empandas and Churros: Spanish-style empanadas with a little Minnesota infusion (think Juicy Lucita). Plus, churros hand-made daily!

Rincon 38: For those who want to experience Spain in the twin cities, Rincon 38 is a modern Spanish bistro providing delicious tapas (small plates). 

French

Barbette: Neighborhood bistro specializing in French fare.

Patisserie 46: Bakery/cafe turning out French breads, croissants, coffee & light bites. Operating Wednesday – Sunday 7am to 2pm for pickup!

Middle Eastern & Mediterranean

Holy Land: An authentic taste of the Mediterranean/Middle East region of the world. We offer a rich restaurant menu of delicious items that are seasoned and cooked old-world style over wood-fire grills, in Tandoor clay ovens, and on Rotisserie-style spits. Holy Land is also a grocery store and bakery.

Football Pizza: A Minneapolis original featuring football-shaped pizzas, along with Afghan comfort food.

Falafel King: Featuring Falafel, Gyros, Shawarma, Kabobs and so much more!

Spitz: One of a kind döner kebab, falafel, salads, bowls, fries & Turkish street eats.

Greek

Christos: Christos offers dishes from all of Greece, and specialties from the island of Cyprus. Their traditional dishes are balanced with contemporary items adopted during their annual culinary expeditions to Greece. A wide array of appetizers and platters makes it easy for sampling or dining family-style.

Gardens of Salonica: Gardens of Salonica serves classic Greek cuisine tweaked for increased flavor and freshness, sourced from local and organic producers. Some of the best food you'll ever eat!

Trieste Cafe: A small Greek deli and a hidden gem of downtown Minneapolis that serves gyros, falafel and more.

Lebanese

Emily's Lebanese Deli: Longtime, family-run deli offering a simple menu of Lebanese staples.

Persian

Olive & Lamb: Persian family recipes land at fast-casual Mediterranean spot in northeast Minneapolis.

African

Afro Deli & Grill: Afro Deli is an urban fast-casual restaurant that provides a delicious fusion of African, Mediterranean, and American themed food. All dishes are made fresh and prepared Halal.

Mesob Ethiopian Restaurant: A family-owned restaurant serving authentic Ethiopian food.

Meseret Ethiopian Restaurant: Woman-owned restaurant, offering authentic full-flavored Ethiopian cuisine, including vegan and vegetarian-friendly options.

Mexican

Centro: Get your fix of street tacos, and even throw in an at-home cocktail kit!

Maya Cuisine: Maya offers Mexican food prepared from scratch everyday using only the freshest ingredients. Fresh vegetables, meats marinated overnight with signature spices, and a commitment to creativity in the kitchen. 

Nico's Taco and Tequila Bar: Inspired by traditional Mexican street food, using indigineous herbs and spices used throughout the very heart of Mexico. Beautiful ingredients, many organic and custom grown, are used to create timeless recipes with bold flavors and immediate freshness that jump off your tongue. 

Órale Mexican Eats: Órale combines traditional Mexican eats with modern-day street food. Using fresh ingredients and an array of spices, their menu ensures plenty of flavor with every dish.

Sonora Grill: Sonoran style Mexican plates, including seafood, tacos & sandwiches, and cocktail kits!

Taqueria Los Ocampo: Mexican cuisine made with recipes and spices that have been handed down for generations and combined to satisfy your cravings including menudo, huarache & alambre.

La Loma Tamales: Noelia and Enrique Garcia make homemade tamales the same way they are made in Mexico. Pick up an order for yourself from the multiple locations they offer.

South American

Argentinian 

Boludo Empanadas: Bringing a taste of Buenos Aires to Minneapolis, Boludo specializes in drool-worthy empanadas, pizzas, and churros. 

Martina: Martina brings Argentinian-inspired cuisine to the Linden Hills neighborhood. You'll find an array of seafoods and meats, as well as other delicious plates cooked over a wood-fire grill.

Ecuadorian

La Mesa: Ecuadorian- and Latin-inspired cuisine including wood-fired meats, tacos, and specialty pizzas.

Chimborazo: Chimborazo offers the traditional cuisines of Ecuador and the Andean highlands and serve hearty dishes familiar to Ecuadorian family tables.

Latin American

Hola Arepa: Chef Christina Nguyen & her partner Birk Grudem started Hola Arepa as a food truck that is now a brick & mortar serving Venezuelan-style stuffed arepas and Latin American-influenced small plates.

Indian

Gorkha Palace: Gorkha Palace offers authentic Nepali, Indian and Tibetan cuisine. We use high quality fresh ingredients sourced from local organic and sustainable farming.

Himalayan Restaurant: Experience the melting pot of Nepali, Indian and Tibetan cuisine. Food that is sure to please any food connoisseur and enlighten your taste buds.

Namaste Cafe: The menu highlights are fresh curries, exciting chaats and spiced cocktails. The recipes originate from Indian and Nepali cuisine with a creative touch by the Owner and Chef, Saujanya Shrestha (“Sunny”).

Dancing Ganesha: Authentic and time-tested contemporary Indian meals. The ingredients are always fresh. The result? A menu that bursts with flavor.

Sri Lankan

Curry Diva Pop-Up Diner: Offering takeout on Wednesday and Saturday nights, Curry Diva focuses on sweet, fragrant curry dishes that incorporate freshly ground spices, quality meats and vegetables, and the perfect balance of flavors.


Global

Midtown Global Market: Home to over 45 businesses spanning over 22 cultures, Midtown Global Market provides tastes from all over the world. Select grocers and vendors are providing curbside pickup and delivery.

World Street Kitchen: World Street Kitchen features flavors from across the globe – from Asia to the Caribbean to the Mediterranean and everything in between. Try tacos, rice bowls, hummus, lettuce wraps, burritos, sandwiches, and more.