Clair Broiler

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2014

    St. Clair Broiler vs. Mac's Industrial: Tuna melt down

    Ah, the humble tuna melt. One can find tumblrs, blogs, and a surfeit of articles about the grilled cheese or the Reuben, but where is the love for the tuna melt? We pitted two of the finest Twin Cities tuna melts against each other to give this classic sandwich the attention it deserves -- and to se ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2011

    Town Talk Diner doomed by $540,000 embezzlement

    Town Talk Diner was sunk by losses from embezzlement. ‚ÄčThe Town Talk Diner closed abruptly this January, depressing fans of the popular eatery at 27th and East Lake Street. Local media also mourned the restaurant's closing, which was attributed to "declining sales" and the "cold winter" by its o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2011

    Taste of the Twin Cities Originals tickets on sale

    Tickets on sale now!​Save the date, Thursday, July 28, for the sixth annual Taste of the Twin Cities Originals festival taking place at TCF Bank Stadium. The event runs from 6 to 9 p.m. and includes food and drink samples from all the Twin Cities Originals member restaurants as well as a compl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2010

    Taste of the TCO showcases top independent restaurants July 22

    Photo: faungg/Flickr​Many of the Twin Cities' top independent restaurants will be putting their best plate forward next month for the big Taste of the TCO food and wine event--and it's not too early to make plans. The July 22 event is a showcase for members of the Twin Cities Originals (TCO), ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2010

    Celebrity Eats: Lindsay Whalen

    What restaurants does the newly-minted Lynx guard plan to hit up when she returns to town?

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2008

    Town Talk Diner changes hands

    Fans to new owners: Don't screw this up!

  • Restaurants

    November 24, 2004

    Shop Smart

    A roundup of great places for fueling up before shopping, or for unwinding after finding the last gift on your list

  • News

    June 9, 2004

    Wet Hot American Summer

    You scrubbed radioactive toilets. You fleeced tots at carnivals. You ground the beaks off baby birds. You sent City Pages your summer job stories--and we didn't even give you minimum wage in return.

  • Arts

    March 7, 2001

    Death Warmed Over

    Novelist William Kent Krueger's fictional northwoods town is a hotbed of racial tension and cold-blooded murder