Posts byTed Held

Barbecue at Revival, St. Paul

Normally, when a restaurant that we have reviewed opens a second location, it would not warrant a second review. But when […]

Augustine’s in Merriam Park, St. Paul

Augustine’s in Mac-Groveland is a bakery/coffee shop as well as a restaurant with full bar offering good food, an inviting atmosphere, and congenial staff.

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Tori Ramen in St. Paul

For a restaurant with only 10 items on the menu, Tori Ramen in St. Paul presents the diner with some delightful choices, all but one starring poultry.

Brianna Stachowski / Heavy Table

Old Southern BBQ Smokehouse in Hudson, Wis.

“Famous” Dave Anderson is back with a new line of barbecue restaurants, the Old Southern BBQ Smokehouse. We gave the food a thorough review.

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Fitzgerald’s in Cathedral Hill, St. Paul

At Fitzgerald’s, Salt Cellar’s steakhouse concept has been replaced with upscale versions of bar food favorites: nachos, hot dogs, burgers, and the like.