20 Best Restaurants in Minneapolis

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If you are a steak lover and have a plan to vacation to Minneapolis, you have to read this article by Tripboba.

Because, Tripboba put the best 20 restaurants in Minneapolis together, and most of them are steakhouses.

For example, you can visit Ruth's Chris Steak House, Fogo de Chão Brazilian Steakhouse, Murray's, and more to go.

You can also find other eateries such as Himalayan Restaurant, Ecuadorian restaurants like Chimborazo, or an Italian restaurant like Pizzeria Lola.

Vacation in Minneapolis will be perfect since you have many options restaurants that you can visit here.



Chimborazo is the first restaurant that Tripboba recommended you to visit, and it's one of the best Ecuadorian restaurants in Minneapolis. Chimborazo is located at 2851 Central Ave NE and open every day from 11.00 AM until 3.00 PM and open again from 5.00 PM until 10.00 PM every day.

Chimborazo also has some tasty dishes on the menu such as Shrimp Cocktail, Fried Cassava, Cassava Croquettes, Fried Sweet Plantain, Catfish Soup, Roasted Pork, Grilled Chicken, Grilled Red Pepper, Flank Steak, Roast Pork Slow Cooked, Mahi-Mahi, Halibut Sauteed, Stewed Beans, and Stir-Fried Peppers.

Chimborazo Restaurant

A restaurant comes up with great authentic home-cooked Ecuadorian food.

They serve Ecuadorian & Andean food as well as beer & wine.

Address : 2851 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418, USA


Spoon and Stable is a New American restaurant with a French-inspired menu, great service, delicious dishes in a cozy atmosphere. Spoon and Stable is situated at 211 N 1st Street, open from 5.00 until 11.00 PM on Monday to Saturday, and from 10.00 AM until 11.00 PM on Sunday.

Spoon and Stable is a perfect place to get the best dining experience because it offers several tasty foods such as Oysters, Cucumber Gazpacho, Snap Pea Salad, Grilled Baby Beets, Bison Tartare, Spaghetti Nero, Orecchiette Verde, Agnolotti, Roasted Monkfish, Driftless Trout, Alaskan Halibut, Dry-Aged Duck Breast, Lamb Two Ways, and Tri-Tip Wagyu Steak.

Spoon and Stable

If you want to taste a French-style menu in a rustic-style setting, this is it.

They serve special breakfast menu, wagyu steak, meat and dessert selection.

Address : 211 N 1st St, Minneapolis, MN 55401, USA


Pizzeria Lola is a modern pizzeria with patio seating with good staff, excellent service, and delicious and yummy food. You can go to 5557 Xerxes Ave S to reach this restaurant and it starts open from 4.00 until 8.30 PM on weekdays and from 11.00 AM until 9.30 PM on weekends.

Then, you have some tasty dishes on the menu which include, Broccolini and Hummus, Roasted Cauliflower, Panang Chicken Wings, Meatballs, Greek Salad, Marinated Olives, Napa Kimchi, Korean BBQ Pizza, Lady Zaza pizza, Sweet Italian Pizza, Chocolate Chip Cookies, and Chocolate Budino.

Pizzeria Lola

One of favorite pizza joints in the area.

Friendly servers offering creative wood-fired pies with Korean flavors & global wines.

Their selection allows you to have the quality and freshness of pizza right out of the oven, as well as classic pizza flavors.

Address : 5557 Xerxes Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55410, USA


Red Cow North Loop is one of the best hamburger restaurants that you should visit while coming to Minneapolis. Red Cow North Loop starts open from 11.00 AM until 10.00 PM every Tuesday to Sunday and it offers all the guests great service, a friendly environment, reasonable prices, and tasty dishes.

There are plenty of foods that you can order at this restaurant which include Breakfast Burger, Vegan Egg Sandwich, Challah French Toast, Avocado Toast, Buffalo Cauliflower, Hummus, Ahi Crisps, Grilled Cheese Sandwich, Bourbon Chicken Sandwich, Bacon Double Cheese Burger, Ahi Tuna, Blues Burger, Double Barrel Burger, Triple Layer Chocolate Cake, and Mini Donuts.

Red Cow North Loop

A modern tavern with a selection of delicious burgers and fresh drinks.

They feature amazingly delicious and special burgers.

They even have a traditional beer which is a highlight.

Address : 208 N 1st Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55401, USA


George and the Dragon is one of the best restaurants that you have to visit while coming to Minneapolis. George and the Dragon are located at 813 W 50th Street and start open from 11.30 AM until 9.00 PM every Monday to Saturday.

George and the Dragon have some tasty dishes on sandwiches and main course menus such as Steak Sandwich, Beef Rib Toastie, Crispy Chicken, Curry Chicken Salad, BBQ Burger, Macaroni Cheese, Chicken Milanese, Wild Alaskan Sockeye Salmon, Sea Scallops, Classic Fish & Chips, and Steak Au Poivre.

George and the Dragon

This is a great English Asian fusion restaurant.

They feature traditional beers as well as a selection of foods like sandwiches and more.

Address : 813 W 50th St, Minneapolis, MN 55419, USA


Murray's is an incredible steakhouse located at 26 South 6th Street, starts open from 5.00 AM until 10.00 PM, and offers excellent service, fantastic staff in a cozy atmosphere.

Murray's has a dinner menu that can pamper you while doing dining here such as Shrimp Cocktail, Australian Lobster Tail, Stuffed Mushrooms, Chicken Wild Rice Soup, Mixed Greens, New York Strip Sirloin, Ribeye, Filet of Beef, Peppercorn Strip Sirloin, Lemon Herb Chicken, Grilled Salmon, Duroc Pork Chop, French Fries, Hash Browns, Szechuan Green Beans, and more.

Murray's, Minneapolis

A classy restaurant perfect for a fine quality dinner or celebration.

Offers cocktails, desserts, coffee and tea to complete the meal.

Address : 26 South 6th St, Minneapolis, MN 55402, USA


Fogo de Chão Brazilian Steakhouse is one of the famous restaurants in the United States and it also exists in Minneapolis. Located in City Center, Fogo de Chão Brazilian Steakhouse is open daily from 11.30 AM until 10.00 PM and you'll get awesome service, a great environment, and tasty dishes from this restaurant.

You can enjoy some tasty fares here which include, Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail, Chilled Lobster & Shrimp, Seafood Tower, Wagyu Ancho, Wagyu New York Strip, Dry-aged Tomahawk Ancho, Chilean Sea Bass, Pan-Seared Salmon, Cauliflower Steak, Cauliflower Steak with Market Table, Brazilian Limonada, Pineapple Mint Lemonade, and Grapefruit Elderflower Spritz.

Fogo de Chão Brazilian Steakhouse, Minneapolis

A wonderful Brazilian restaurant to enjoy a great meal.

You'll get a side of mashed potatoes, Brazilian cheese bread, fried plantains and free desserts during special events.

Address : 645 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403, USA


Alma is one of the famous restaurants that you should visit during your holiday in Minneapolis. Alma is a New American restaurant with locally sourced ingredients, attentive staff, tasty food, and a good atmosphere surrounding.

Alma is located at 528 University Ave SE and you can enjoy delicious foods available here such as Young Lettuce Salad, Local Asparagus, Heirloom Polenta, Grilled Quail, Herb Roasted Pork Loin, Mochaccino Trifle, Chilled Sweet Pea Soup, Lemon Orzo Pasta, Blistered Snap Peas, Butter-Poached Shrimp, Roasted Chicken, Brioche Rum Baba, and more.

Alma, Minneapolis

Alma is one of the favorite restaurants in Minneapolis.

They feature modern New American cuisine with local ingredients & cocktails.

The level of taste in each dish is truly artistic in quality.

Address : 528 University Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA


Café and Bar Lurcat serve American eats with great service, quality food, a great place to visit, and an interesting atmosphere surrounding. Café and Bar Lurcat is situated at 1624 Harmon PI and open from 5.00 until 9.00/9.30 PM one Wednesday to Sunday.

For the food options, you have Miso Black Cod, Korean Barbecue Salmon, Sea Scallops, Orecchiette, Roasted Amish Chicken, Beef Tenderloin, Hanger Steak, Lurcat Burgers, Vegetarian Risotto Milanese, and some desserts like Chocolate Tart, Lemon Cake, Toasted Coconut Panna Cotta, and Warm Cinnamon-Sugar Doughnuts.

Café and Bar Lurcat

A quality place for a dining experience as well as having a special date night.

They serve sophisticated appetizers & small plates.

Address : 1624 Harmon Pl, Minneapolis, MN 55403, USA


Ruth's Chris Steak House is one of the famous steakhouses in the world since they have so many restaurants from all over the world, and you can also find it in Minneapolis. Located at 920 2nd Ave S Suite 100, Ruth's Chris Steak House is an upscale steakhouse with a great atmosphere, incredible service, and delicious food.

For the food options, Ruth's Chris Steak House has Filet, Ribeye, Petite Filet and Shrimp, New York Strip, Cowboy Ribeye, Tomahawk Ribeye, Bone-in Filet, Lobster Tail, Grilled Shrimp, Bleu Cheese Crust, Stuffed Chicken Breast, Garlic Crusted Sea Bass, Steak House Salad, Lobster Bisque, Creamed Spinach, Cheesecake, Bread Pudding, and Chocolate Sin Cake.

Ruth's Chris Steak House, Minneapolis

Upscale steakhouse chain.

They are famous for their tender beef, as well as calamari, crab cakes, and even creamed spinach.

Address : 920 2nd Ave S Suite 100, Minneapolis, MN 55402, USA


Located in W Minneapolis - The Foshay, Manny's Steakhouse is a good place for dinner which offers delicious steaks, great portion sizes, top-quality, and fantastic staff.

Open every day from 4.00 PM, Manny's Steakhouse has wide menu selections available which include, Maine Lobster Cakes, Oysters Rockefeller, Scallop's Benedict, Roasted Bone Marrow, New York Strip Steak, Filet Mignon, Bone-In Ribeye, Double Porterhouse, New York Steak Sandwich, King Crab Legs, Nova Scotia Lobster Tail, Ahi Tuna Steak, Deep Fried Shrimp, and Thick Cut Salmon.

Manny's Steakhouse, Minneapolis

One of the most favorite steakhouse.

They offer giant cocktails, high quality beef and more.

Address : 825 S Marquette Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55402, USA


Hola Arepa is one of the best Latin American restaurants in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Hola Arepa is located at 3501 Nicollet Ave, 4.00 until 11.00 PM on weekdays and from 10.00 AM until 10.00 PM weekends, and has good service, nice staff, delicious food in a great atmosphere.

Hola Arepa also offers you several tasty dishes which include, Slow-Roasted Pork, Chorizo Sausage, Fried Chicken, Shredded Beef & Sweet Plantain, Cuban, Chicken-Avocado Salad, Brussels Sprouts, Mango Chia Seed Pudding, Morchata Pot De Creme, and Ice Cream Sandwich.

Hola Arepa

A lively restaurant with great food and good happy hour prices.

They feature Arepas which is the signature dish of this Latin restaurant.

Excellent for Sunday lunch or drinks with friends.

Address : 3501 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408, USA


Birchwood Cafe is an American restaurant with all-day American fare, delicious food, great decor, friendly and attentive service. Located at 3311 East 25th Street, Birchwood Cafe starts open from 8.00 AM until 9.00 PM on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

Then, you have some delicious foods such as Chicken Wings, Spring Hash, Breakfast Sandwich, Avocado Toast, Quiche Lorraine, Birchwood Burger, Spring Hand Pie, Turkey Salad Sandwich, Cinnamon Roll, Buttermilk Chicken Tenders, Batter-fried Fish, Apple Blueberry Crisp, and Coconut Chocolate Macaroons.

Birchwood Cafe

A well established cafe for all day American cuisine.

Has a very good selection of Korean/American food, including salads and soups.

They have menu for brunch and dinner as well.

Address : 3311 East 25th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55406, USA


Located in Baker Center, Hen House Eatery offers locally sourced breakfast and lunch meals with a great atmosphere, delicious food, average prices, and friendly service.

Hen House Eatery is open every day from 7.30 AM until 7.00 PM and it has a wide selection of food available such as Kitchen Sink Omelet, Smoked Salmon, Cinnamon Whip French Toast, Waffles whip, Tiramisu Pancakes, Oatmeal Supreme, Salmon Salad, Turkey Panini, Super Awesome Chicken Sandwich, Classic Cheese Burger, Wild Bill Bison Burger, Avocado Tuna Melt, Buffalo Chicken Salad Melt, and Baconini Melt.

Hen House Eatery Minneapolis

This is a family friendly restaurant that offers a wide selection of menus for your lovely breakfast.

The food provided is always fresh and high quality.

Their pancakes are amazing with the real syrup.

Address : 114 S 8th St, Minneapolis, MN 55402, USA


J.D. Hoyt's Supper Club has a cajun-influenced steakhouse with charcoal-grilled steaks, chops, and seafood. J.D. Hoyt's Supper Club is located at 301 N Washington Ave and it also has plenty of good things such as great service, great flavor, and a cozy atmosphere.

For the food selections, you have House Salad, Seafood Gumbo, Crawfish Etouffee, Country Corn Bread, Crab Cakes, Fried Cajun Catfish Filet Pieces, Grilled Cajun Catfish, Charcoal Grilled Shrimp, Charcoal Grilled Scallops, Lobster Risotto, Cajun Pasta, Tenderloin Filet Mignon, Bone-In Grilled Ribeye, Chicken Filet Sandwich, Prime Rib Sandwich, and American Kobi Beef Burger.

J.D. Hoyt's Supper Club

One of the local favorite spots for great family style food.

Featuring grilled steaks, seafood and quality meats.

Address : 301 N Washington Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55401, USA


Keys At The Foshay is the perfect place to visit for your breakfast in Minneapolis. Located in W Minneapolis The Foshay, Keys At The Foshay serves classic American fare and breakfast with the best staff, excellent service, and good prices. For the food options, Keys At The Foshay has Roast Beef Dinner, Meat Loaf, Atlantic Salmon, Stir-Fry, Roasted Turkey Dinner, Pork Chop, Tenderloin, Keys' Steak Sandwich, Chicken Breast Sandwich, Cold Veggie Sandwich, and more.

Keys At The Foshay

A spot for breakfast or order cinnamon rolls and coffee.

They serve breakfast & classic American dishes, as well as cakes, pastries & pies.

Address : 114 S 9th St, Minneapolis, MN 55402, USA


Located in Radisson Blu Minneapolis Downtown, FireLake Grill House and Cocktail Bar is an upscale American restaurant that opens from 7.00 AM until 1.00 PM and opens again from 5.00 until 10.00 PM every day.

To make you comfortable here, FireLake Grill House and Cocktail Bar have several tasty foods on the menu which include Midwestern Omelet, Classic Eggs Benedict, Turkey Sausage & Egg Sandwich, Pancakes, Minnesota Malted Waffle, Spinach & Ricotta Omelet, Bananas Foster French Toast, French Croissant, Freshly Baked Muffin, and Housemade Granola.

FireLake Grill House and Cocktail Bar, Minneapolis

Contemporary restaurant & upscale cocktail bar.

They serve locally sourced New American dishes.

Address : 31 S 7th St, Minneapolis, MN 55402, USA


The Freehouse is one of the best eateries in Minneapolis that you should visit while coming to this city. Located in Loose Wiles Building, The Freehouse is open every day from 11.00 AM/8.00 AM until 10.00 PM and you can enjoy the incredible atmosphere, amazing decor, friendly service, and delicious food.

There are a lot of foods that you can try and eat at this restaurant which includes, Seared Tuna, Chicken Wings, Crispy Chicken Tenders, Deviled Eggs, Chicken Pesto Pappardelle, Grilled Salmon, Steak Florentine, Chimichurri Short Rib, Fish & Chips, House Chicken Noodle, Chicken Tortilla, Blue Ribbon Turkey Burger, and more to go.

The Freehouse

A lively beer pub.

It serves homemade beer as well as a menu of gastropub cuisine.

Address : 701 N Washington Ave #101, Minneapolis, MN 55401, USA


Smack Shack will be served you a wide range of seafood on the menu, located at 603 N Washington Ave, and open daily from 11.00 AM until 10.00 PM. Smack Shack has two different menus, starters, soup, and salad menu, and the entrees, fish, and meat menu.

For the starters, soup, and salad menu you can have Smack Wings, Lobster Guacamole, Lobster Bisque, Jumbo Shrimp Bruschetta, Steamed Mussels, Classic Caesar, BLT Iceberg Wedge, Lobster Poutine, and Lorraine's Crab Cakes.

Then, you have Atlantic Salmon, Diver Scallops, Sesame Crusted Ahi Tuna, Porkchop, 16oz Ribeye, 8oz Beef Tenderloin, Southern Fried Chicken Dinner, Stuffed Salmon, Jambalaya, Fish & Chips, Dayboat Scallops, Smack Bouillabaisse, and Lobster Mac & Cheese on the entrees, fish, and meat menu.

Smack Shack, Minneapolis

A modern dining venue.

They serve a variety of seafood, snacks and casual cocktails.

Address : 603 N Washington Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55401, USA


Himalayan Restaurant is the last restaurant on this list and a very recommended Nepalese restaurant to visit in Minneapolis. Located at 2910 E Lake Street, Himalayan Restaurant starts open from 11.00 AM until 9.30 PM and offers friendly service, polite staff, and a cozy ambiance.

Himalayan Restaurant has some delicious Nepalese dishes that you can order such as Chicken Chili, Aaloo Ko Pakora, Kathmandu Momo, Pyaazi (onion Crisps), Himalayan Platter, Tofu-Walnut Salad, Garlic-naan, Fried Rice or Noodles, Daal-Bhat-Tarkari, Ram-Toria-Aaloo, Tofu-Aaloo, Chana Masala, Chicken Saag, Kukhura Ko Masu, Bheda Ko Masu, Shrimp Curry, Lamb Tikka Masala, and Chicken Tikka Masala.

Himalayan Restaurant

Wide selection of Nepali, Tibetan & Indian dishes served in a cozy atmosphere.

Address : 2910 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55406, USA