Mike Rakun

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2014

    Marin opens patio for spring, puts Chad Larson back behind the bar

    Patio season is officially here. No, don't look ahead at the forecast. We have felt the spring sun on our warm-weather starved faces and you can't make us go back inside! To mark the start of the season, Marin has opened its patio in downtown Minneapolis and welcomed the return of craft-cocktail sli ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2014

    Gather announces next chefs in residence for free first Thursdays

    The first Thursday of every month is always a good excuse to get some culture in at the Walker. Not only do they waive admission, but their elegant D'Amico-run restaurant, Gather, invites notable chefs in to make and share a couple of bites of food -- completely gratis. Gather has just announced the ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    July 17, 2013

    Marin brings the West Coast to the Midwest

    The new Chambers Hotel restaurant champions healthy Bay Area-inspired cuisine

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2013

    Marin opens this month

    Marin, the new restaurant in the Le Méridien Chambers hotel in downtown Minneapolis has announced its opening date. Named for Marin County in California, the restaurant will have a menu marrying Northern California cuisine with local Minnesota ingredients. The food will be, above all else, healthy. ... More >>