In Brief

Black Dog in Lowertown, St. Paul

Black Dog (308 Prince St, St. Paul) has been a Lowertown institution since 1998, long before it was cool to […]

Kata Organic Cafe in Linden Hills

I’ll be honest: I was not excited about Kata Organic opening in Linden Hills. A restaurant attached to a yoga […]

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Som Taste in Hiawatha

Som Taste brings a familial love of comfort food and a deft touch to a menu of Somalian favorites, ranging from sambusas to delectable stewed goat.

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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.

mahi mahi taco

Red River Kitchen at City House in Saint Paul

Red River Kitchen at City House in Saint Paul combines the seasonal (it closes in October) with the local (Chef JD Fratzke) in a unique historic location.