• Blogs

    February 24, 2014

    Guess where I'm eating?

    Every week, we'll show you a photo we've snapped at a local restaurant -- it's up to you to guess the dish and the restaurant that serves it. The first person to answer correctly in the comments (create a Voice Places account or comment anonymously, but be sure to leave your email address when promp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2014

    Top 10 surprisingly tasty foods that come in tubes

    If you've ever been to Ingebretsen's, you've probably encountered tube food. The Scandinavian specialty shop offers around ten varieties of food in tubes, from caviar, to cheese spread, to plain ol' mayonnaise. By American standards, Ingebretsen's selection is massive, but compared to Sweden's, it j ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2014

    A painful tour of the hottest peppers at Pepper Palace

    Sometimes people do stupid things just for the sake of saying they did them. YouTube is rife with idiotic decision-making, with videos of people doing everything from jumping off of rooftops to lighting firecrackers off in their butt cracks. In 2007, the ghost pepper was named the world's hottest pe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2013

    Prairie Dogs to pop up in Maple Plain [MENU]

    Attention West Metro eaters, the gourmet sausage guys from Prairie Dogs are planning to pop up in your neck of the woods. Tobie Nidetz and Craig Johnson have announced their next one-night-only location.See also:Prairie Dogs pop up at First Course [MENU]Duck fat fried hot dogs and foie gras at Prair ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2013

    Top 5 ways to use UV's new Sriracha-flavored vodka

    Yesterday the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal reported that Phillips Distilling Co. is set to release the 20th flavor variety in its line of UV Vodka, and this one's a spicy little number. Adding a Sriracha-flavored vodka is an especially smart move by the Minneapolis-based company, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2013

    Hilda's vs. La Loma: Chilaquiles cook-off

    Not too long ago, Mexican food in the Twin Cities was inedible. Dig if you will the picture of those awful Purple Rain-era nachos: heaping mounds of stale tortilla-chip shards and detritus covered with mild Pace Picante sauce, fortified with browned hamburger and topped off with sour cream, grated o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2013

    Mr. Mustachios food truck brings brats and other pub grub to Minneapolis

    Mr. Mustachios pulled away from the Nomad World Pub and onto the downtown Minneapolis streets this week. The truck isn't new, but this was our first time visiting them. Co-owned by Nomad manager Kevin Kane, the truck's name grew from a Movember campaign, when Kane encountered some difficulty sprouti ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    March 13, 2013

    Our favorite Twin Cities food trends

    A closer look at some of the hottest plates in restaurants around the metro

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2012

    Top 5 unexpected stocking stuffers for food fans

    Opening up the stockings Christmas morning is full of comforts from childhood: orange, apple, chocolate, maybe some socks, which is all useful, if snoozy. Why not surprise the food fan or bar chef in your life with some of these affordable and fun finds? They get to experiment wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2012

    Black Forest Inn Oktoberfest starts today

    We have lots of Oktoberfest celebrations to look forward to next month, but the grandaddy of them all is at Black Forest Inn, and they get a leg up on the competition by starting the festivities relatively early. The celebration starts tonight at 6 p.m. and goes all the way until October 7. Her ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 5, 2012
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    June 19, 2012

    Bradlee Dean calls south Mpls a "Third World Country" [AUDIO]

    Bradlee Dean came to south Minneapolis last week to pick up some steak sauce with his wife and they were shocked by what they saw. "My wife looked around at this particular area where these foreigners live, and these are people that are trying to implement their foreign law into America," Dean told ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2012

    Las Teresitas: The little Mexican restaurant that could

    The Twin Cities has plenty of options for Mexican food, but don't overlook a little place in south Minneapolis that is offering some of the best tacos in town. Las Teresitas, just off Highway 62 East and 34th Avenue South, has an excellent selection of tacos, burritos, and a wide variety of other Me ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2011

    Top 10 hot dogs in the Twin Cities

    Who has the best Twin Cities tube steaks?​While the Twin Cities may not exactly be Chicago where hot dogs are concerned, we've still managed to establish a pretty diverse sausage scene. There are a few familiar faces on this list of Top 10 best places to grab a wiener, including past City Pages Be ... More >>

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    June 29, 2011
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    May 4, 2011
  • Blogs

    April 1, 2011

    Did Red's Savoy Pizza "joke" go too far?

    Red posts a joke more offensive than sauerkraut pizza.​If you enter the front door at Red's Savoy Pizza on E. Seventh Street in St. Paul, it can take several moments for your eyes to adjust to the dim, windowless, blue-collar pizzeria, which is known for its gruff schtick--a sign warns that th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2011

    Schmeckfest: South Dakota's Mennonite "dinner theater"

    Photos by Nikki MillerGerman kuchen​The scene is a community center basement in rural South Dakota. Your ticket in hand, you wait in line as one after another, satiated women and very pregnant-looking men, suspenders stretched over their stuffed bellies, exit the dining room, freeing up space for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2011

    Vote for the Blue Door Pub's new blucy

    Vote now for the Blue Door's next burger!​The Blue Door Pub has winnowed down its list of candidates for its Burger of the Moment contest and is asking fans to help pick a winner. The list looks pretty interesting, between the Kaiser, with its mix of ham, sauerkraut, Muenster and Swiss, a Gree ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2011

    Pizza Nea's new pie topped with Kramarczuk's Ukrainian sausage and sauerkraut

    Time to try sauerkraut pie.​Sauerkraut on pizza? You betcha. It has quite a following at Red Savoy, actually. Pizza Nea is putting out a new version of the concept this week, in partnership with Kramarczuk's down the street, to celebrate its eighth anniversary in Northeast. The pizza matches the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2009

    Today is National Sandwich Day

    You never need an excuse to eat a sandwich, maybe just a reminder now and then. Here's your reminder.

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2009

    A food-focused Salon Saloon

    Tonight! Salon Saloon's Fancy Feast episode takes place at the Nomad.

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2009

    100 Things to Eat Before You Die

    How many have you already tried? And how would you change this list?

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2009

    Google launches massive music giveaway in China

    To curb rampant music piracy in China, Google and a slew of labels decide to fight fire with fire.

  • Restaurants

    March 2, 2005

    Rhapsody in Lambchops

    Downtown Minneapolis's new 112 Eatery conquers, serves the Holy Grail: Cozy, cheap, charming fine dining till 1:00 a.m.

  • Restaurants

    October 6, 1999