Posts byJames Norton

Prairie Dogs to Close (For Now)

Prairie Dogs, the makers of some of the best all-around hot dogs in Minnesota, will be shutting the doors on their Uptown location.

The Tap: Restaurant Openings and Closings for Late December

New restaurants, closing restaurants, and restaurants soon-to-open in the greater Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area and beyond.

Ruthie Young / Heavy Table

Heavy Table Hot Five: Dec. 16-22

A Twizzler-accessorized cocktail from Dumpling, a mind-blowing cheesecake from Draft Horse, a great bowl from Young Joni and more on the Hot Five.


Piccolo to Close, Tenant to Open in its Space

Piccolo, a tiny, high-flying restaurant known for its impeccable small plates, will be closing Mar. 11, 2017. Tenant will take its space.

Becca Dilley / Heavy Table

Heavy Table Hot Five: Dec. 9-15

Cauliflower from Young Joni, a proper figgy pudding from Surdyk’s, Tullibee’s epic pork chop and more in this week’s edition of the Hot Five.