Month in Review: Open, Closed, Coming Soon September '11

Blue Plate's Lowry and the Bachelor Farmer were this month's big openings.

Blue Plate's Lowry and the Bachelor Farmer were this month's big openings.

NOW OPEN The Public House (former N. Washington Cafe) Amsterdam (former Pop! St. Paul) Adagio Cafe and Espresso (former Dragonfly) Urban Bean II (former Muddy Waters) Bachelor Farmer (Dayton bros.) The Lowry (Blue Plate in Uptown) Origins Coffee & Tea (Cart at 5th/Nicollet Mall) Ryan's Pub (Former 3 Monkey's) Mi Sinaloa (former Willy D.'s) Andale Taqueria y Mercado (Richfield) Sonora Grill (Midtown Global Market)


CLOSED 3 Monkey's Tinucci's Woodbury

COMING SOON Cravings lobby bar in Cowles Center Peeps retail store (MOA) Blue Door Pub Minneapolis (42nd Ave/35th St.) Mesa Pizza Uptown Rye (former Auriga) Maeve's Cafe (300 13th Ave. NE, Minneapolis) Zen Box Izakaya (downtown Minneapolis riverfront) Pittsburgh Blue, Galleria Pig & Fiddle, Minneapolis Twisted Fork II (Minneapolis, former 501) Crooked Pint (Minneapolis, former 501, Town Hall Brewery outpost) Rosa Mexicano, Minneapolis Chilango Cantina, St. Paul Pat's Tap, Minneapolis (Kim Bartmann takes over Casey's at 35th/Nicollet) Humble Pie, Minneapolis (Kim Bartmann takes over Gigi's) Huey's 24/7 Diner, La Crepe Nanou, Wine Loft, St. Louis Park (West End) Ahern's Irish Pub, Minneapolis (next to Target Field) Betty's Pies, Mall of America Vines and Steins, St. Paul American Burger Emporium, Fridley Burger Time Blue Skies, Minneapolis (former Cesare's owner's wine bar) Shanghai Bistro, Lowertown (summer 2011) Fasika, University and Dale, St. Paul Eat Street Social (26th St and Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis) Icehouse (26th St and Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis) Rincon 38th (38th & Grand tapas bar, El Meson/Cafe Ena owners)

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