Mad Capper Saloon & Eatery          

Mad Capper Saloon & Eatery          
If you’re a big fan of a great happy hour and love a place full of history, then it’s time to head to Stillwater. TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson found a spot where everyone knows your name, the Mad Capper Saloon & Eatery. It’s a building that’s been around since the late 1800s and this bar and restaurant has been in the Chilson family...

Worth the Trip: Best Patios

Worth the Trip: Best Patios
Minnesotans know how to take advantage of summer.  TCL producer, Mike Marcotte asked you what place has the best patios to enjoy. The results were a bit surprising. The top five don’t include the iconic spots nestled on Lake Minnetonka. Instead, it’s places where you don’t have to wait 45 minutes to get a table. For folks in the...

Nolo’s Kitchen and Bar

Nolo’s Kitchen and Bar
From the moment you walk in through the front doors at Nolo’s Kitchen and Bar in the North Loop, you are greeted by its stunning beauty.  It’s got a perfect blend of old and new.  Though Nolo’s has only been in existence since 2017, the building is historic, previously the home of a hardware store.  But the 100 year charm of the...

Samba Taste of Brazil

Samba Taste of Brazil
Samba is a Brazilian dance and musical genre....it is also a restaurant in Hopkins for the adventurous eater or someone seeking something out of the Ordinary. To close out the Hopkins edition of our TCL in your town series, presented by the Desrochers Realty Group and EXP Realty, TCL photographer Drew Schingen gives us a taste of Brazil at...

TCL In Your Town Hopkins: The Depot Coffee House

TCL In Your Town Hopkins: The Depot Coffee House
TCL In Your Town is celebrating Hopkins and the Depot Coffee House is a mainstay in the town. But this coffee house is run by teenagers from the community! They handle everything from managing the shop to running the entertainment venue to serving up coffee and food! Two of the student board members stopped by the studio to share iced coffee...

TCL in Your Town: Date Night in Hopkins

TCL in Your Town: Date Night in Hopkins
From restaurants to bookstores to concerts, our staff found there are plenty of spots worth checking out in Hopkins if you're looking for a great date night. Twin Cities Live's Local Guy About Town, Mike Marcotte, shared some spots along Mainstreet worth stopping by. Thirty Bales Wild Boar Bar and Grill Cream & Amber The...

Demi

Demi
There’s a brand new restaurant in Minneapolis and it’s the creation of one of the hottest chefs in town.  Gavin Kaysen is a James Beard Award winner and the owner and executive chef of Spoon and Stable and Bellecour.  He takes us on a tour of his newest space called Demi that serves only 40 people per night. Click here for more...

Worth the Trip: Best Ice Cream in Minnesota

Worth the Trip: Best Ice Cream in Minnesota
Thousands of votes came in for the best ice cream shop in Minnesota. Twin Cities Live's Mike Marcotte tallied them up and presents the top 5 shops that are 'Worth the Trip.' See below for Mike's notes on the top 5. Check out his website for a list of the honorable mentions. 1. Cullen's Ice Cream 10905 Douglas Drive North, Champlin 12085...

24 Hours in Minneapolis

24 Hours in Minneapolis
The Editor of Eater Twin Cities, Joy Summers, shares a full day guide on eating your way through the city of Minneapolis. Featured spots: The Bachelor Farmer Cafe The Kenwood Restaurant Hola Arepa Colita Centro

24 Hour Dining Guide for Saint Paul

24 Hour Dining Guide for Saint Paul
The Editor of Eater Twin Cities, Joy Summers, shares an eating guide if you have 24 hours to spend in Saint Paul. Save this for the next time you have guests in town! Places featured: Cafe Astoria In Bloom Spinning Wylde Saint Dinette Ox Cart Arcade and Rooftop