Combat the cold with fiery favorites at Rey Azteca

Kaia Preus

November 19, 2008

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The chilling winter wind leaves many Minnesotans craving a warmer climate filled with sunshine and warm beaches. Even if a vacation isn't in your budget, the taste of Mexico at Rey Azteca certainly is. Located in Chanhassen, this... Read more »

Family-friendly El Loro delivers great Mexican food

Meredith Gallagher

November 4, 2008

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The El Loro chain of restaurants has only been in the Twin Cities for eight years, but they are already known for their authentic Mexican dishes: enchiladas, burritos, tostadas, tomales, quesadillas and chips with salsa. They've... Read more »

Authentic Italian in Eden Prairie

Devon FitzGerald

November 3, 2008

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From the first taste of the freshly made Italian bread to the last bite of the coveted banana foster dessert, Biaggi’s Ristorante Italiano surpasses all expectations of a Midwest chain restaurant. Located in the Eden Prairie... Read more »

Taste food of the far north at Alaska Eatery

mary musilek

October 30, 2008

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With log siding, a large fireplace, mounted animals, and lots of photographs, the Alaska Eatery and Glacier Bar captures the feel of an Alaskan hunting lodge. Located off of Wayzata Boulevard in St. Louis Park, Alaska Eatery,... Read more »

Victors

Maria Cass

September 26, 2008

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The perfect place to eat breakfast, lunch, or dinner, Victor's 1959 Café serves unique and tasty meals such as "Arroz a la Cubana" for breakfast (rice, eggs, toast and guava jam) and the lunch menu offers mango chicken sandwiches... Read more »

McCormick and Schmicks

Michael Geer

September 25, 2008

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Hawaii Mahi Mahi. Ecuadorian Tilapia. Red King Swordfish. No, this is not a list of fish at the Minnesota Zoo's Aquarium, it is just an example of the wide variety of seafood available at McCormick and Schmick's in Minneapolis. Located... Read more »

Local cuisine crosses cultures

May 13, 2008

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With décor accented by pinks, oranges, and yellows, tropical colored candles, rustic wood tables and chairs, rainbow-colored chopsticks on every table and dark mood lighting, Chino Latino offers customers a trendy environment... Read more »

Bakery expands menu to include lunch and dinner; Turtle Bread Company

May 13, 2008

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“Great bread takes time.” Since 1944, Turtle Bread Company has been applying this motto to their work, and creating pure bread bliss. Dedicated chefs and bakers... Read more »

A rare find among expensive sushi shops

May 7, 2008

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Unlike most sushi places, Little Sushi is not decorated with dark lighting, authentic pictures, and fancy little towels to wash your hands off with. Instead, Little Sushi is set up more like a smaller version of Chipotle on the... Read more »