Fugaise Makes Way for The Butcher Block

As per a sign at the location, the former Fugaise space (308 E. Hennepin Ave.) will be opening as an Italian bistro called The Butcher Block. They’ll be serving box lunches as early as next week — full menu service commences in mid-June.

By James Norton

James Norton is editor and co-founder of the Heavy Table. He is also the co-author of Lake Superior Flavors, the co-author of a book about Wisconsin’s master cheesemakers, and a regular on-air contributor to Minnesota Public Radio.