Alary’s Club Bar

Alary’s Club Bar
A St Paul bar has become staple of Lowertown for 70 years and it’s dubbed “St. Paul’s Original Sports Bar!” TCL photographer Drew Schingen takes us to Alary's.  Al Baisi, one of the original owners, played for the Bears in the 1940’s.  He partnered with with Larry Lehner to run the place and that’s how the club became known as...

Best Cheese Pizza in the Twin Cities

Best Cheese Pizza in the Twin Cities
The Editor of Eater Twin Cities, Joy Summers, stopped by to help celebrate National Cheese Pizza Day. Get her picks for the best restaurants serving up pizza, along with a take and bake and frozen grocery store option. For Eater Twin Cities' list of the 16 essential pizza shops in town, click here. Featured spots: Pig Ate My Pizza,...

AC Hotel West End Opens Rooftop Bar

AC Hotel West End Opens Rooftop Bar
The air is feeling a little more Fall like and it’s the perfect kind of weather to grab a seat on a rooftop bar. Sounds like the perfect Happy Hour right? You can find it at the AC Hotel Minneapolis West End at the new Reveal Rooftop Bar. Twin Cities Live reporter Kelli Hanson checked out the new spot and came back with a half price deal to...

Breakfast at the Fair

Breakfast at the Fair
Many fairgoers head to the fair at the crack of dawn.  They may not want to start the day with French fries and pronto pups.  KS95 Morning Show host, Dez, has some breakfast must-haves from the fair. Mancini’s Steak & Eggs, North side of Carnes Ave. between Nelson & Underwood St. Juanita’s Fajitas, West of Nelton St. just...

Best Breakfasts in Minnesota

Best Breakfasts in Minnesota
Mike Marcotte travels all over just to find out where the best places are to go for breakfast in Minnesota.  He says these are the places that are worth the trip! Lindas’ Café, Rogers Fat Nat’s Eggs, New Hope, Brooklyn Park, & St. Anthony Village The Original Pancake House, Edina, Eden Prairie, Roseville, & Burnsville ...

Dick’s Last Resort

Dick’s Last Resort
When you go out to dinner, the last thing you expect to happen is a server making fun of you, maybe being super sarcastic or even throwing napkins at your table. That is, unless you dine at Dick's Last Resort. Twin Cities Live reporter Kelli Hanson checked out their Mall of America location and because confrontation makes her sweat, we asked a...

Patioke at the 5-8 Grill and Bar in Champlin

Patioke at the 5-8 Grill and Bar in Champlin
We wrapped up our Patioke series, sponsored by Patio Town, on the patio at the 5-8 Bar and Grill in Champlin.  Steve had never experienced the goodness that is a 5-8 Juicy Lucy.  Nor had he tried the Saucy Sally.  But that all changed as he was served both of the 5-8 classics.  It was love at first bite for both.  When he wasn’t chowing...

Lakeville Brewing Company

Lakeville Brewing Company
TCL reporter, Kelli Hanson found a spot that she says is perfect for a date night, a happy hour, or even a fun spot for the entire family.  Lakeville Brewing Company is the innovative creation of two couples who had different – yet very similar – ideas for what to do with the old VFW space in Lakeville. Lakeville Brewing Company has...

Patio’ke at the 5-8 Grill & Tap in West St. Paul

Patio’ke at the 5-8 Grill & Tap in West St. Paul
It’s time for another round of Patio’ke! Elizabeth heads to the 5-8 Grill & Tap in West St. Paul to get a preview of their newest delights and old favorites before she heads there for our first Patio’ke event of the season on Thursday, August 8th. The 5-8 in West St. Paul is celebrating five years of serving up their classic Juicy...