Ngon Bistro

  • Blogs

    October 13, 2014

    Be the Prettiest Cheap Date in Town at Ngon Bistro's Date Night

    And on the third week, we packed up our belongings, made sure our water bottles were filled and our emergency blanket packed, and forded the river to St. Paul. Now, before you click the X in the upper left of the window, just stay a bit longer. Even though St. Paul is just right across Ol' Man River ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    July 30, 2014

    Where to dine, drink, and snack along the Green Line

    Our zone-by-zone best restaurant bets from Minneapolis to St. Paul

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    September 6, 2012

    Summit Backyard Bash is Saturday

    Last year Summit Brewing Company celebrated 25 years of beer with a blowout in the brewery's backyard. This year they turn 26. Seems like a good excuse to throw another party. And party is just what the folks at Summit plan to do. This year's Summit Backyard Bash happens Saturday from 11 a.m. to 6 p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2012

    Summit Backyard Bash announces all-local lineup

    See Also:Summit Unchained #10 launches this weekSummit Beer has long been the local brew of choice for many Twin Cities concertgoers over the years. And now, the good folks at Summit are set to put on one hell of a show of their own, as the Summit Backyard Bash is set to take place behind their brew ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2011

    Top 5 under-the-radar patios in Minneapolis-St. Paul Mill City Cafe's patio is a lush oasis​The last of winter's snow finally melted in St. Paul yesterday (really), and the tropical heat wave of the past few days seems to have abated, leaving us in a perfect window of patio-enj ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2011

    Ngon's funky food bus takes shape

    Courtesy of motorhugger.comHai and his primed VW Bus​Chef-owner Hai Truong of Ngon Bistro not only tinkers in the kitchen--he's also a bona fide gearhead in the garage. News of his plan to convert a VW Bus into St. Paul's funkiest mobile food vehicle hit the Star Tribune, and the Hot Dish wanted t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2011

    University Avenue's best Asian restaurants

    Restaurants worth fighting LRT construction.​This week's Dish review dubbed On's Thai Kitchen on University at Snelling in St. Paul as a restaurant worth enduring the hassle of LRT construction (Work is now being done between Emerald and Hamline, with the 'dozers moving on to the rest of Universit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2010

    20.21 and Burger Moe's offer two solid buns this Week in Food

    John LeechFeast with Fezziwig on Harriet Island. ​Mr. Fezziwig hosts a feast, Burger Moe's hosts Tim Mahoney, and 20.21 Chef Asher Miller hosts three seconds of ultimate relaxation this Week in Food. Monday 12/29 Get your drink on--with a buddy. Ngon Bistro now offers dinner for two with a pitc ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    December 31, 2008
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    May 21, 2008

    Indio: Beyond the Burrito

    Mexican food goes upscale on Lake Street

  • Restaurants

    December 26, 2007

    Best Dishes of 2007

    For some, 2007 will forever be the year of wide stances in public bathrooms, but for foodies, other moments stand out

  • Restaurants

    June 27, 2007

    Pho K.O.

    Ngon Bistro defies all conventional wisdom and opens in Frogtown with elegance to burn, wine for the ages, and the best beef pho in town