Posts byJames Norton

The Tap: Early August Openings and Closings

The Heavy Table’s Tap feature is a comprehensive listing of new, upcoming, and closing restaurants in the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area and beyond.

The Dirty Secret at J. Selby’s in St. Paul

The Dirty Secret Big Mac-esque vegan cheeseburger at J. Selby’s in St. Paul raises the bar for what a meatless “burger” can accomplish.

Heavy Table Hot Five: Aug. 4-10

A terrific squid dish from Sushi Fix heads up our Hot Five list of food and drink to seek out in the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area.

Chicken Jambonette with Savora Mustard at Grand Cafe

The Chicken Jambonette at the new Grand Cafe looks like a simple appetizer but its crunchy exterior conceals a wealth of flavor.

The Perfect Arnold Palmer

There’s a secret (but obvious in retrospect!) ingredient to making a really great, full-bodied, ravishing Arnie Palmer mix of lemonade and iced tea.