Posts byJames Norton

Heavy Table Hot Five: March 30-April 5

Three great tastes from the North Coast Nosh (from St. Croix Chocolate Co., Utepils, and Thousand Hills Cattle Co.) headline this week’s Hot Five.

Pepperoni Pizza at Geek Love at Moon Palace Books

The newly opened Geek Love Cafe at Moon Palace Books in Longfellow, Minneapolis is nothing fancy and also exactly right for its setting.

The Tap: Restaurant Openings and Closings for Mid-March

New, upcoming, and closing restaurants in the greater Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area, with an eye toward independent establishments.

Mirror Universe Hazy IPA by Fair State

Mirror Universe is a new (in cans) hazy IPA produced by Minnesota’s Fair State Brewing Cooperative, and it’s an unusually balanced and mellow example of its style.

Pita King in Minneapolis

Pita King doesn’t look like much from the street, but its food – particularly its falafel and its homemade baklava – really shines.