Posts byPeter Sieve

The Lynhall in Minneapolis

The Lynhall is visual magic, but the culinary situation is a different and much more confusing story. A cautionary tale of restaurant vs. “brand.”

Young Joni in Northeast Minneapolis

It’s rare that a brand new restaurant feels like its sitting comfortably in third gear, right off the starting line, but Young Joni has had a strong start.

Up-Down Arcade Bar in Lyn-Lake

Up-Down Arcade creates a powerful confluence of three elemental forces: beer, pizza, and arcade games. It’s nothing fancy, but that’s the idea.

Andrew Zimmern: ‘I’ve tried to be one person’

Andrew Zimmern talks about Zimmern the brand versus Zimmern the person, Guy Fieri, the state of local food, the coming salvation of stadium dining and more.

The US Bank Stadium Menu Preview

At the US Bank Stadium food preview, it became obvious that partnering with Minnesota-born food brands was a serious priority for the Vikings and Aramark.