Minneapolis restaurateurs have passed the first hurdle in eliminating an onerous alcohol sales restriction, as the future of the 70/30 rule will be decided by voters in the city's upcoming November elections. The 70/30 rule, put into effect in 1997, requires that Minneapolis restaurants in residen ... More >>
Molly Broder, the owner of Broders' Pasta Bar, Cucina, and Terzo Vino Bar, is spearheading an attempt to rid the city charter of its 70/30 rule, which mandates that certain neighborhood restaurants earn no more than 30 percent of their overall revenue from alcohol sales. Restaurants currently affect ... More >>
We lamented the closing of Pierre's Bistro last fall, but as soon as we found out who the new tenant would be, our disappointment quickly turned to excitement. The Broder family, as in Broders' Pasta Bar and Broders' Cucina Italiana, revealed that they were planning a new wine bar for the space call ... More >>
Late Monday evening, nearly 150 foodies, fans, and employees of Broders' Pasta Bar and Cucina Italiana gathered at Vincent on Nicollet Mall to enjoy cured meats, fine cheeses, and champagne to toast the premiere of the latest episode of Food Network's Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives, which featured a 1 ... More >>
Cookies for a causeSure, you can go out to eat for going-out-to-eat's sake, but this week offers the chance to justify your expenditures in two ways: theme dinners or fundraisers.
carldunniii via Flickr.comSuch magical wordsWe've all been there: nights when the idea of cooking dinner or venturing into the dark, teeth-chattering cold to grab a meal sounds about as enticing as hitting the gym at 5 a.m. At times like these, there's no phrase quite as magnificent as "We de ... More >>
Get a taste of Italy this weekend...The Broder family loves sourcing the best Italian ingredients--carnaroli rice, truffle products, olive oils, etc.--for its Italian restaurant and deli and wants to introduce you to some of its favorites at its Food Lover's Tour of Italy this Saturday, from ... More >>
The readers speak: Broders' Pasta Bar is an essential Minnesota restaurant