Fred Navarro

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2013

    George and the Dragon's Asian Hangover: 50 Favorite Dishes, no. 34

    As a countdown to the Best of the Twin Cities 2013, coming April 17, the Hot Dish is serving up 50 of our favorite local dishes. It's a common misconception that eating a heavy, fatty meal will "soak up" residual alcohol left in your system after a big night out. In reality that only works if you do ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    May 30, 2012

    George and the Dragon's family-friendly pub

    Traditional English fare lures kids and adults in south Minneapolis

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2012

    George & the Dragon opens today

    After six months of construction and repairs, Lynnhurst neighborhood pub George and the Dragon will open this afternoon.The restaurant, at the former site of Blackbird Cafe, is owned and run by Fred Navarro, a longtime manager of both Tucci Bennuch and Twin City Grille. Navarro's goal is to make Geo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2012

    George & the Dragon to open at 50th and Bryant

    ​Now that the damage from the fire that ravaged the beloved Blackbird and Heidi's restaurants has been cleaned up, a new eatery has announced it is ready to move in. The space at 50th and Bryant in southwest Minneapolis will soon be home to a pub called George and the Dragon, Minnesota Monthly rep ... More >>