Sirena Gorda

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2012

    The Left Handed Cook: A first look at new Midtown Global Market stall

    Thomas Kim and Kat Melgaard are challenging preconceived notions about what a stand inside Midtown Global Market is capable of creating. Bearing no resemblance to most other grab-and-go spots in the city, it will soon be opening what's best described as a micro-restaurant. Fine-dining quality, comfo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2012

    The Left Handed Cook coming soon to Midtown Global Market

    ​Since La Sirena Gorda closed there's been a quiet, darkened pocket in the heart of the bustling Midtown Global Market. We've just learned that soon the lights will be on at a new, unique eatery with some serious cooking chops.Joining the line up of sandwiches, camel burgers, cupcakes and tortas w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2011

    Month in Review: Open, Closed, Coming Soon January 2012

    ​NOW OPENColossal Cafe(2315 Como Ave, St. Paul)Rosa Mexicano (City Pages Review)(609 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis)Little Szechuan (City Pages Review)(5377 West 16th St., St. Louis Park)West Bank Diner(324 Cedar Ave S. Minneapolis)Five Guys Burgers and Fries(8360 3rd St N., Oakdale)Eat Street Pi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2011

    La Sirena Gorda closes

    La Sirena Gorda at Midtown Global Market heading to that big ocean in the sky​Sad news for seafood fans. La Sirena Gorda, beloved perennial Best of the Twin Cities winner, has closed.  Yesterday marked its last day in service. A shocked fan alerted us to the news as she placed her final lunch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2011

    Last-minute Valentine's Day ideas

    The way to your sweetie's heart = through the stomach. ​Whaddaya mean last minute? Valentine's Day is still almost a week away. In the Hallmark holiday universe, if you haven't planned anything yet, you're already late to the party. Tables at V-Day favorites like La Belle Vie, Manny's, and Res ... More >>

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  • News

    August 2, 2006

    Eat Locally, Eat Globally

    In which a widely anticipated boondoggle turns out to be a boon for Minneapolis's urban fabric