In Brief

Rose Street Patisserie in Linden Hills

If you’re a fan of Patisserie 46 you’ll likely be delighted with Rose Street. Here you’ll find all the same artisan breads plus eye-catching sweets.

The Dirty Bird in Linden Hills

The meat on the rotisserie chicken at Linden Hill’s Dirty Bird was tender, the skin was crisp, and the flavor was leagues ahead of the supermarket.

Becca Dilley / Heavy Table

Jakeeno’s Pizza and Pasta in South Minneapolis

Food and attitude are among the many reasons people return to Jakeeno’s again and again, while so many trendy competitors founder and sink.

Brianna Stachowski / Heavy Table

Arepa Bite in Mounds View

When you’re heading north of the Cities and feel despair at the dominance of big chains; there is a better option – it’s Arepa Bite in Mounds View.

Becca Dilley / Heavy Table

PinKU in Minneapolis

PinKU is presenting humble, honest, beautifully prepared Japanese-inspired food without too much pandering to the American palate.