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Location: 1750 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN
The expanded Walker Art Center is a world-class cultural mecca - there's no denying that. But apart from its wonderful monthly Free First Saturday events and Arty Pants Playdates,...
Location: 809 West 50th Street, Minneapolis, MN
For over 30 years, The Malt Shop has been serving up burgers and fries, shakes and ice cream, and other diner fare. Soups and salads are made from scratch, and the menu offers a wide sel...
Location: 2 East 26th Street, Minneapolis, MN
If you don't like the service at Bad Waitress, you'll have no one to blame but yourself - irony-laced title notwithstanding, it's pretty much a self-serve diner.
Patrons use the slips ...
Location: 3022 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN
Built in 1929, Suburban World Theatre features much of its original facade, as well as indoor murals designed to make audiences feel as though they're in a Spanish courtyard. No one's li...
Location: 1579 Hamline Avenue, Saint Paul, MN
This neighborhood cafe serves a full roster - or roaster! - of coffee drinks, plus sandwiches, ice cream, and other sweet and savory treats, including sushi.
A small, tidy children'...
Location: 813 East 48th Street, Minneapolis, MN
About half the square footage in this large, friendly cafe is devoted to a homey children's play area that's filled with clean, comfy, well-worn couches, kid-sized tables and chairs, play struc...
Location: 4301 Nicollet Avenue , Minneapolis, MN
Both hipsters and families head to Anodyne for coffee and tea, light fare and baked goods (made on-site), and free wi-fi and occasional live entertainment. A kids' menu is available, too.
Location: 4800 - 28th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
Cozy in winter and a great stop on a warm weather outing along Minnehaha Parkway, the fresh glazed goodness at Mel-O-Glaze brightens any day! Choose from a wide variety of doughnuts, baked g...
Location: 411 West Burnsville Parkway, Burnsville, MN
Harvest Moon's selection of coffees, healthy snacks and light meals (many with a Mexican or deli flavor), soups, baked treats, filling kids meals, and breakfast and dessert items make it...
Location: 600 Hennepin Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
Yes, it's a theme restaurant, but at least the days of snarling doormen blocking entry to the uncool are over. These days, the Hard Rock is friendlier than a new puppy, and the staff tri...
Location: 710 Commerce Drive, Suite 100, Saint Paul, MN
The Dorothy Ann bakery - in one location or another - has been baking up a storm for more than a half century, but there's nothing stale about its up-to-date colorful and creative selec...
Location: 4820 Chicago Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
Families reign supreme at Pepito's, whether they're members of the close-knit clan that's operated the place for 35 years, or just diners there to enjoy fantastic Mexican food and inexpensive k...
Location: 396 South Avenue, Minneapolis, MN
Spun off the Forrest Gump movie, this restaurant is chock full of movie memorabilia, and has a kitschy Southern theme. The ambience is what makes eating here a treat for kids. Parents ma...