Downtown Eats Tour and Morning Roundup

Rachel tours some fine downtown eateries (Whisky Park, Ugly Mug, and Be’wiched), a beer class with the Furthermore guys at North Loop Wine & Spirits, a terrific-sounding “Whole Hog Dinner” at The Local with Mike Phillips (Green Ox) and Scott Pampuch (Corner Table), North Washington Cafe is set to celebrate its grand opening, some local […]


Scusi Set to Open and Morning Roundup

Rachel visits the new Tim McKee-era Il Gatto, Roger Waters and David Gilmour of Pink Floyd are spotted at Bar La Grassa, Blue Plate’s new restaurant (Scusi) opens in St. Paul Nov. 1, Lily Bloom’s macaroons win a national Kosherfest prize [PDF press release if you want the details], we’ve updated our Auflauf Cook-Off story […]


New North Minneapolis BBQ and Morning Roundup

Junior’s Cafe & Grill of Eagan expands, Zimmern talks up the Kramarczuk’s Kielbasa Festival, there’s a new BBQ place called Tahtianna’s where the mediocre Brickhouse used to be, Perennial Palate visits Whole Grain Milling, the Blue Plate Restaurant Group will be opening Scusi in October in the former Heartland location, Kate NG Sommers shoots the […]