In Brief

St. Paul Bagelry in Minneapolis

The newly opened Minneapolis location of the St. Paul Bagelry is serving legit bagels at decent prices in a location that invites repeat visits.

Crisp & Green in the North Loop

Crisp and Green offers a variety of high-end, well-produced salads, but are consumers ready to shell out a premium for a greens-focused menu?

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Geno’s in Southeast Minneapolis

Geno’s in Minneapolis is doing simple, unpretentious Italian-American sandwiches and salads with a lot of care and bit of pizzazz to boot.

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Norseman Distillery’s New Food Menu

The new, limited kitchen at Norseman Distillery does a lot with a little, including serving up some smorrebrod and deviled eggs that are worth the trip.

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Lotus Leaf Thai in Eden Prairie

Lotus Leaf Thai may reside in a dreary strip mall, but there’s nothing downcast about its food, which is bright, bold, flavorful and balanced.