Restaurant Alma

528 University Ave. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414
612-379-4909
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  • Sun-Thu 5pm-9pm, Fri-Sat 5pm-10pm
  • $$; $$$
  • Private Party
  • Beer/Wine
  • Parking Lot Available, Street Parking
  • Reservations Accepted
Eat and drink enough at Alma and you'll earn a virtual master's degree in contemporary food and wine. Chef Alex Roberts, a veteran of such white-hot New York City kitchens as Bouley, Union Square Café, and the Gramercy Tavern, builds dishes around strong flavors, painstaking prep work, and classic French technique. A typical result is the Portuguese-style stew crowned with perfectly tender in-the-shell clams, buttery squares of roast chicken, and slices of zippy chorizo, all tied together with a delectable, garlic-flecked tomato broth holding bland but necessary white beans.

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