In Brief

HopCat in Downtown Minneapolis

The rapidly expanding HopCat chain brings a big, bold, localized beer selection to downtown Minneapolis, accompanied by some real beer knowledge.

The Seventh Street Truck Park in St. Paul

There isn’t much in common between the Seventh Street Truck Park in St. Paul and real live food trucks, but the place has a limited charm all its own.

Wesley Andrews in Whittier

Wesley Andrews brings an eye for quality and down-to-Earth, old-school approachable customer service to the world of coffee and tea.

India Bar and Grill in Chaska

Chaska’s strip mall-dwelling India Bar and Grill presents a humble exterior, but its food, service, and atmosphere come correct.

Portillo’s in Woodbury

The newly opened Portillo’s in Woodybury offers agreeable fast food fare in a circus-like environment that will be loved by some, loathed by others.