Patisserie Margo: the perfect sweet stop

maria cass

March 24, 2009

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A small store front in a strip mall, Patisserie Margo does anything but stand out. However, don't let the plain green awning and single chair patio disillusion you: Patisserie Margo sets the bar for other small and locally owned... Read more »

Taiwanese dining experience at Evergreen

kathleen ambre

March 3, 2009

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Embedded in an ethnic haven on the "eat street" of Nicollet Avenue, beneath Hanguyen International Supermarket, Evergreen emits a very casual atmosphere and authentic Taiwanese dining experience. Fading watercolor wallpaper trims... Read more »

Local Bakery Voted “Best Bread”

maria cass

February 12, 2009

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If being voted "Best Bread" in 2007 by City Pages isn't enough to make you want to visit Rustica Bakery in South Minneapolis, then you should know that it is also located in the same building as Java Jacks, an independent, local... Read more »

Delicious Creations at Cupcake

Emily Roberts

February 12, 2009

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Grandma's kitchen has always been the haven where delicious, fresh baked treats are plentiful. However, Cupcake Cafe, located in Minneapolis, may have grandmas everywhere looking for a new hobby. Every day, for the past... Read more »

Sarah Jane’s Bakery

mary musilek

February 10, 2009

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The only old-fashioned aspect of Sarah Jane's Bakery in Northeast Minneapolis is the price of its baked goods, and believe me, you get what you pay for. Old-fashioned bakeries bring to mind one-of-a-kind desserts, nostalgic... Read more »

Adventurous Eaters Choose Kabobi

Emily Roberts

January 26, 2009

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Unlike most counter service restaurants, Kabobi exceeds expectations. Adventurous eaters love the selection of Greek food. The most craved items on their menu include the lamb gyros and the chicken kabobs. As a slice of lamb wrapped... Read more »

‘Best of the Twin Cities’ lives up to title

January 21, 2009

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Savory, juicy, and utterly irresistible describe any of the meals at Kincaid's Fish, Chop, and Steak House. From the classic Filet Mignon covered in a custom rub and topped with steakhouse butter, to the exotic Australian Lobster... Read more »

Black Sheep Coal Fired Pizza

aimee borwn

November 19, 2008

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A new technique for cooking pizza is used at Black Sheep Coal Fired Pizza, where coal replaces wood to keep the oven burning at over 1800ºF. Opened on October 20 by owner Jordan Smith, this small restaurant is the first of its... Read more »

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 »