Renee and Steve

Review Restaurants in the Twin Cities Area

A

112 Eatery, June 30, 2007

128 Cafe, August 4, 2001 (closed)

13 Moons, March 3, 2001(closed)

20.21, September 3, 2005 (closed)

242, August 21, 2004 (closed)

3 Muses, February 21, 2004 (closed)

50's Grill, October 30, 1999

The 510, February 12, 1998 (closed)

5-8 Club, November 22, 2003

Acapulco, May 23, 2010

Acqua, August 20, 2010

Al Baker's, May 20, 2006 (closed)

ALM Cafe, February 25, 2012 (closed)

Al Vento, July 2, 2006

Amazing Thailand, January 2, 2010

Amore Victoria, July 29, 2006 (closed)

Amu Madras, March 19, 2011 (closed)

Andy's Garage, June 7, 2003 (closed)

Anchor Fish and Chips, September 4, 2010

Anchorage, July 13, 1996 (closed)

Aquavit, February 20, 1999 (closed)

A Rebours, December 31, 2005 (closed)

Arezzo, June 28, 2003

Aribel's, April 12, 2008 (closed)

Asia Chow Mein. March 17, 2007

August Moon, November 30, 1996 (closed)

Auriga, October 17, 1998 (closed)

Awada's on Plato, August 17, 2002 (closed)

Ay Carumba!, September 21, 2002 (closed)

Azia, November 6, 2004 (closed)


B

Babalu, October 29, 2005 (closed)

Babani Kurdish Restaurant, April 15, 2000

The Bachelor Farmer, October 23, 2013

Backstage @ Bravo, October 16, 1999 (closed)

Baja Tortilla Grill, October 13, 1997

Baker's Ribs, September 22, 2001

Bakery on Grand, July 31, 2004 (closed)

Bali Hai, November 16, 1996 (closed)

Bangkok Thai Deli, October 30, 2010

BANK, December 31, 2007

Bar Abilene, April 21, 2001 (closed)

Bar La Grassa, June 19, 2010

Barbary Fig, January 21, 2006

Barley John's Brew Pub, June 2, 2001

Barrio, July 9, 2010

Basil's, March 16, 1996

The Bayport Cookery. July 17, 1999 (closed)

Beaujo's Wine Bar, March 1, 2008

Beirut Lebanese Restaurant, August 2, 2009

Benchwarmer Bob's, January 25, 1997 (closed)

Bella, September 8, 2007 (closed)

Benihana Japanese Steakhouse, August 21, 1999

Be'wiched, October 25, 2008

Birchwood, April 18, 1998

Biscayne Bay, January 30, 2004 (closed)

Blackbird Cafe, January 12, 2008

Black Forest Inn, October 19, 1996

Black Sea, December 8, 2001

Black Sheep, September 6, 2009

Blue Nile, March 1, 2003 (closed)

Blue Point Restaurant and Oyster Bar, April 14, 2001 (closed)

Bobino, May 8, 1999 (closed)

Boca Chica, June 14, 1997

Bombay Bistro, July 7, 2007

Borough, February 9, 2014

Brasa, August 23, 2008

Brianno's Deli, July 30, 2006

Brit's Pub and Eating Establishment, June 1, 2003

Brix Wine Bar, March 3, 2007 (closed)

Broder's South Side Grill, October 7, 1995

Buca, November 13, 1997

Bulldog NE, May 23, 2008

Bullwinkles, April 27, 2003 (closed)

Burger Jones, January 1, 2011

Burger Moes, May 21, 2011

Butcher Block, April 16, 2011

The Butcher and the Boar, November 3, 2013


C

Cafe 28, September 27, 2008 (closed)

Cafe Agri, August 22, 2009 (closed)

Cafe Barbette, February 7, 2004

Cafe Biaggio, June 14, 2003

Cafe BonXai, December 12, 2009 (closed)

Cafe Brenda, February 8, 1997 (closed)

Cafe Della Vita, September 1, 2001 (closed)

Cafe Ena, January 16, 2010

Cafe Levain, November 17, 2007

Cafe Lurcat, December 27, 2003

Cafe Luxx, January 25, 2003 (closed)

Cafe Maude, February 23, 2008

Cafe Solo, October 11, 1997 (closed)

Cafe Un Deux Trois, December 1, 2001 (closed)

Caffrey's Deli, November 15, 2008 (closed

Campiello, December 6, 1997 (closed)

Canyon Grille, February 25, 2006 (closed)

Captial Grille, January 8, 2000

Caravan Serai, July 6, 1996 (closed)

Carmelo's, July 31, 1999

Carousel, January 27, 1996 (closed)

Carver's, January 30, 1999(closed)

Catalina's, December 30, 2011

Cause, April 2, 2011 (closed)

Cave Vin, December 22, 2007

CC Club, December 24, 2005

Cesare's Wine Bar, April 24, 2004 (closed)

Chambers Kitchen, November 23, 2006 (closed)

Chang O'Hara's, December 20, 1996 (closed)

Charly's Polleria, February 29, 2008 (closed)

Chatterbox Pub, January 27, 2007

Cheeky Monkey Deli, April 4, 2009 (closed)

Cheng Heng, April 5, 2003

Chet's Taverna, January 15, 2003 (closed)

Chez Bananas, Febraury 3, 1996 (closed)

Chez Colette, November 13, 1998 (closed)

Chez Foley, June 1, 2002 (closed)

Chiang Mai Thai, May 5, 2002 (closed)

Chiapas, December 23, 2004 (closed)

Chimborazo, December 13, 2009

ChinDian, March 21, 2009

Christos, March 23, 1996

Chutney's, August 23, 1996 (closed)

Ciao Bella, September 2, 2001

Citizen Cafe, May 15, 2010 (closed)

Clydes on the St. Croix, May 24, 2003 (closed)

Cocina del Barrio, June 12, 2011

Cocina Latina, February 21, 2010

Coffee News Cafe, July 21, 2006 (closed)

Confluence, July 26, 2008 (closed)

Conga Latin Bistro, June 19, 2004

Convention Grill, April 10, 1999

Cooper, February 26, 2010

Copper Hen, February 12, 2016

Corks, April 10, 2011

Corner Table, February 4, 2006

Copper Bleu, March 24, 2007 (closed)

Cosmos, January 14, 2006

Craftsman, April 30, 2006

Cue, December 31, 2006 (closed)

Curry Up Foods, November 13, 2010 (closed)


D

:D Spot, June 16, 2012

Da Afghan, February 22, 2003 (closed)

The Dakota, August 18, 2007

D'Amico and Sons, June 1, 1996

D'Amico Cucina, January 15, 1998 (closed)

D'Amico Kitchen, April 17, 2010 (Closed)

Dancing Ganesha, September 28, 2009

D'Castellanos, March 25, 2006 (closed)

De Gidios, November 7, 2010

Dish, December 14, 2002 (closed)

Dock Cafe, November 4, 2000

Don Pablo's, January 15, 1996 Closed)

Donatelle's, May 10, 1998 (closed)

Dong Yang, October 28, 2006

Dosa King, March 28, 2010 (closed)

Downtowner Woodfire Grill, January 24, 2004

Duplex, September 29, 2007 (closed)


E

Edina Grill, February 24, 2007

El Amanecer, March 10, 2007 (closed)

El Huachi, April 25, 2009

El Meson, June 28, 1997 (closed)

El Nortendo, December 8, 2007

El Taco Riendo, January 16, 2011

El Tequila, September 9, 2001 (closed)

Element Pizza, August 28, 2011

Eli's Bar and Grill, July 14, 2001

Eli's East, September 15, 2012

Emma's Restaurant and Lounge, December 16, 2006 (closed)

Erte, May 13, 2000

Everest On Grand, June 7, 2008

Evergreen Taiwanese, January 22, 2005


F

Fabulous Fern's, August 7, 1999

FACES Mears Parks, November 6, 2011

Fermentations, February 19, 2005 (closed)

Fhima's, October 25, 2003 Fiddleheads Bistro, June 12, 1999 (closed)

Figlio's, November 18, 1995 (closed)

Firelake, October 2, 2005

First Course, February 28, 2004 (closed)

Forepaugh's, August 16, 2003

Forum, January 8, 2011 (closed)

Foxy Falafel, November 25, 2012

Freighthouse, August 10, 2002

French Meadow Cafe, March 22, 1997

Fugaise, October 8, 2005 (closed)

Fuji-Ya, July 6, 2002


G

Ganchen, September 20, 2008 (closed)

Gandhi Mahal, April 18, 2009

Gardens of Salonica, September 12, 1998

Gasthaus Bavarian Hunter, January 4, 2003

George and the Dragon, October 13, 2012

Gianni's Steakhouse, March 13, 2004

Ginger Hop, December 31, 2009

Giorgio, February 7, 1998 (closed)

Giorgio's on Lake, September 26, 1998 (closed)

Glockenspiel, August 18, 2001 (closed)

Gogi Bros, February 5, 2016

Goodfellow's, September 14, 2002 (closed)

Gorkha Palace, October 4, 2010

Grand Cafe, May 10, 2008

Grazzi, February 3, 2001 (closed)

Great Wall Chinese, January 11, 2003

Green Spoon, June 9, 2012

Grumpy's Roseville, January 25, 2014

Guldens, March 4, 2000


H


Happy Gnome, April 5, 2008

Harry's Food and Cocktails, January 19, 2008 (closed)

Haute Dish, September 24, 2010

Hazels, February 4, 2012

Heartland, March 12, 2011

Heidi's, May 3, 2008 (closed)

Heidi's 2.0, January 6, 2012 (closed)

Herkimer Pub, July 29, 2007

Highland Grill, March 10, 2001

Himalayan Restaurant, October 3, 2009

Hoa Bien, November 8, 2008

The Hole, July 14, 2012 (closed)

Holiday House, February 6, 1999 (closed)

Holy Land Bakery and Deli, September 28, 2002

HOMI, December 26, 2009


I

I Nonni, March 19, 2005

Icehouse, January 23, 2014

Ichiban, January 13, 1996

Ike's Food and Cocktails, July 10, 2004

Il Gatto, October 23, 2010 (closed)

Imperial Room, September 15, 2007 (closed)

In Season, February 13, 2013 (closed)

Independent, December 17, 2004 (closed)

India House, November 24, 2007 (closed)

Ingredients Cafe, June 17, 2006

IPho, May 8, 2016

Italian Pie Shoppe, January 5, 2002

It's Greek to Me, October 19, 2002


J

Jacob's 101, April 6, 1996 (Closed)

Jack's, October 8, 2011 (closed)

Jalsa, October 1, 2011 (closed)

Jasmine 26, March 8, 2008

Jasmine Deli, June 2, 2005

Java Restuarant, October 23, 1999 (closed)

Jax Cafe, December 22, 2001

Jazzmines, March 17, 2001 (closed)

J. D. Hoyts, July 27, 2002

Jerusalem's, February 22, 1997

Joan's in the Park, June 8, 2013

Joe's Garage, March 7, 1998 (closed)

Joey D's, January 28, 2006 (closed)

JP American Bistro, October 4, 2003 (closed)

Jun Bo, July 25, 2009 (Closed)


K

Kabuki, March 15, 2003 (closed)

Kafe 421, January 29, 2005

Karta Thai, December 15, 2012

Kay's Wine Bar, March 29, 2008 (closed)

Khyber Pass, April 13, 1996

Kierans Irish Pub, November 28, 2010

Kikugawa, May 3, 1997 (closed)

Kincaid's, January 15, 1999

Kindee Thai, February 7, 2009

King and I, September 28, 1996 (closed)

King's Restaurant, June 2, 2012

Kinsen, June 30, 2012 (closed)

The Kitchen, July 4, 2010 (closed)

Kona Grill, April 22, 2012

Kozlak's Royal Oak, November 21, 1998 (closed)

Kramarczuk's, April 14, 2013

Krung Thep Thai, January 5, 2013


L

La Belle Vie, February 11, 2006 (closed)

La Bodega, March 22, 2003 (closed)

La Chaya, January 10, 2009 (closed)

La Corvina, October 24, 1998 (closed)

La Cucaracha, May 19, 1997 (closed)

La Dolce Vita, October 27, 2001 (closed)

La Fougasse, May 1, 2004(closed)

La Gran, December 6, 2008 (closed)

La Grolla, April 17, 2004

La Loma, May 21, 2005

La Toscana, June 30, 2001 (closed)

La Vina, March 6, 2010 (closed)

Lake Elmo Inn, January 13, 2001

Lakeshore Grill, March 31, 2007

Lao Thai, July 1, 2006

Las Mojarras, July 4, 2009

Lee and Dee's BBQ, November 5, 2005

Lemon Grass Thai, April 19, 2008

Lexington, October 25, 1997 (closed)

Levain, May 22, 2004 (closed)

Lido Cafe Italia, May 11, 1996 (closed)

Lindy's Prime Steak House, May 1, 1999

Linguini & Bob, December 30, 2000 (closed)

Lion's Tap, July 3, 2003

Little Jack's, January 2, 1999 (closed)

Little Oven, January 9, 1999

Little Szechuan, May 19, 2007

Little Tel Aviv, March 27, 2011 (closed)

The Local, January 29, 2000

Lone Spur Grill and Bar, January 26, 2002

Longfellow Grill, March 3, 2012

Lord Fletchers, October 12, 1996

Loring Bar and Cafe, March 13, 1999 (closed)

Loring Grill, March 2, 2005 (closed)

Loring Pasta Bar, May 8, 2004

Los Andes, May 2, 2009

Los Compadres, February 26, 2011 (closed)

Los Gallos, October 2, 1999 (closed)

Lo-To, April 8, 2006 (closed)

Lotus, November 7, 1997 (closed)

Louis XIII, May 13, 2006 (closed)

Low Brow, July 17, 2011

Lowell Inn, September 19, 1998

Luci Ancora, April 17, 1999

Lucia's, January 18, 1997

Lucille's Kitchen, January 10, 1998 (closed)

Lumber Barons, September 3, 2001 (closed)


M

M and S Grill, December 24, 2006 (closed)

Machu Pichu, April 27, 1996 (closed)

Mac's Fish and Chips, November 30, 2002

Maeves, November 17, 2012

Maggiore, November 22, 1997 (closed)

Mai Village, September 17, 2005

Mairin's Table, November 18, 2006 (closed)

Mangia, February 13, 2004 (closed)

Mango Thai, January 30, 2010

Manny's, September 15, 2001

Manny's Tortas, April 2, 2005

Market BBQ, May 26, 2007

Margaux, February 3, 2007 (closed)

Margaux Limitee, March 29, 2003 (closed)

Marina, May 14, 2005

Marla's Caribbean, February 5, 2011

The Marsh, September 2, 2006

Marx Wine Bar, August 20, 2005

Masa, April 22, 2006 (closed)

Masu Sushi and Robata, March 25, 2012

Matt's Bar, March 5, 2004

Matty B's, March 21, 2007 (closed)

Maverick's, November 5, 2005

Maya, March 2, 2013

McCormick and Schmicks, July 14, 2001

Mediterranean Cruise Cafe, December 24, 2007

Me Gusta, Janaury 23, 1999 (closed)

Meritage, February 9, 2008

Mexico y Mexico, November 26, 2004 (closed)

Mickey's Diner, April 4, 1998

Midori's Floating World Cafe, June 12, 2004

Mighty Fine Cafe, January 24, 1998 (closed)

Mildred Pierce Cafe, October 14, 2000 (closed)

Mill City Coffee, May 1, 2005 (closed)

Mill Northeast, January 12, 2014

Mill Valley Kitchen, March 31, 2012

Minnetonka Mist, November 12, 1996 (Closed)

Mission, December 17, 2005

Modern Cafe, August 2, 1998 (closed)

Morton's of Chicago, March 11, 2000 (closed)

Moscow on the Hill, April 7, 2001

Moto-i, February 13, 2010

Mozza Mia, December 31, 2011

Mpls Cafe, August 14, 1999 (closed)

Mr BBQ, March 20, 2010 (closed)

Murray's, November 20, 1999

My Le Hoa, December 14, 2003 (closed)


N

Nala Pak, June 1, 2008 (closed)

Nam, November 4, 1995 (closed)

Namaste, February 6, 2010

Nami, May 26, 2006 (closed)

Nancy's Landing, May 31, 2003 (closed)

Nankin, February 28, 1998 (closed)

Napa Valley Grille, August 1, 1998 (closed)

Nardie's Cafe, August 14, 2004 (closed)

Naviya's, May 6, 2012

New French Cafe, March 15, 1997 (closed)

New King's Buffet, June 15, 2002

Ngon Bistro, June 21, 2008

Nick and Eddie, July 20, 2008 (closed)

Nicklow's, May 2, 1998 (closed)

Nicollet Island Inn, November 15, 1997

Nikki's Cafe, October 10, 1998 (closed)

Nine Mile Grill, October 14, 1995 (closed)

Nonna Rosa, July 23, 2011

The Nook, April 11, 2010

Nora's, November 28, 1998 (closed)

Northbound Smokehouse Brewpub, February 9, 2013

Northeast Social, May 29, 2010

Nuff Sandwich, April 6, 2013 (closed)

Nye's Polonaise Room, March 8, 1997


O

Obento-ya, October 18, 2008

Oceanaire, February 13, 1999

Oddfellows, May 18, 2002 (closed)

Ole Store, January 7, 2006 (closed)

Origami, January 14, 1998 (closed)

On's Kitchen, March 8, 2013


P

Pad Thai, May 7, 2011

Pairings Food and Wine, May 1, 2010 (closed)

Pak Zam Zam, January 24, 2009 (closed)

Palomino, January 20, 1996 (closed)

Pane Vino Dolce, February 24, 2001 (closed)

Papa's Italian Restaurant, January 22, 2011 (closed)

Parka, April 20, 2013 (closed)

Parma 8200, October 15, 2011

Pasqual's, January 4, 1997 (closed)

Passage to India, March 30, 2002 (closed)

Patrick's, December 24, 2011

Pazzaluna, December 2, 2000

Pearsen's Edina Restaurant, June 2, 2001 (closed)

Peking Garden, March 26, 2006

Peninsula, December 1, 2007

Pepitos Mexican Restaurant, March 23, 2002

Phil Tara Hideaway, March 22, 2008

Piccadilly, December 12, 1998 (closed)

Piccolo, May 8, 2010

Pickled Parrot, March 22, 1997 (closed)

Pierre's Bistro, March 12, 2005 (closed)

Pig and Fiddle, August 5, 2012

Ping's Szechuan, March 9, 2002

Pizza Luce, August 10, 1996

Pizza Nea, January 2, 2004

Pizzeria Lola, January 29, 2012

Pizzeria Uno, January 15, 1996 (closed)

Planet Hollywood, January 22, 2000 (closed)

Pop!, November 15, 2003 (closed)

Pop!!, March 7, 2009 (closed)

Porter & Frye, July 5, 2008 (closed)

Pracna on Main, May 17, 1997 (closed)

Prima, October 11, 2003 (closed)

Puerta Azul, October 13, 2007(closed)

Public Kitchen, February 19, 2016

Punch Woodfire Pizza, November 4, 2000


Q

Q Fanatic, September 29, 2012

Quang Restaurant, December 7, 2002

Que Nha, November 19, 2005


R

Rachel's, July 22, 2012

Rainbow Chinese, June 10, 2000

Rainforest Cafe, February 17, 1996

Ravello, May 6, 2006 (closed)

Red Fish, Blue, February 1, 2003 (closed)

Red Savoy's Pizza, June 16, 2006

Red Stag Supper Club, May 17, 2008

Redstone, November 22, 2008

Restaurant Alma, January 20, 2001

Restaurant Max, February 21, 2009

Rice Paper, October 15, 2005 (closed)

Ristorante Luci, December 2, 1995

Roman Anthony's, November 20, 2010 (closed)

Rooster's BBQ, July 28, 2006

Rosa Mexicano, August 25, 2012

Rossi's Steak House, May 28, 2005 (closed)

Royal Orchid, March 16, 2013

Ruam Mit Thai Cafe, March 18, 2000

Rudolph's Bar-B-Que, March 5, 2005

Rusty Taco, November 10, 2012

Ruth Chris Steakhouse, February 17, 2001

Rye Deli, March 10, 2012 (closed)


S

Sabor Latino, August 9, 2009

Saffron, November 21, 2007

Saji-ya, June 13, 1998

Sakura, June 23, 2001

Salsa a la Salsa, February 17, 2006

Salt Cellar, Febrauary 20, 2016

Salut Bar Americain, November 11, 2006

Samba Taste of Brazil, May 15, 2011

Sambol, January 6, 2007 (closed)

The Sample Room, March 9, 2003

San Pablito, August 16, 2009 (closed)

Sanctuary, August 2, 2008

Santorini, December 15, 2001 (closed)

Sapor, October 26, 2002 (closed)

Schumacher's New Prague Hotel, June 26, 1999 (closed)

Sea Change, March 13, 2010

Sea Salt, July 26, 2009

Seafood Palace, March 15, 1998 (closed)

Sen Yai, Sen Lek, January 31, 2009

Seven Sushi, January 17, 2009

Shelly's Woodroast, March 30, 1996 (under new ownership)

Sherlock's Holme, November 3, 2001 (closed)

Shuang Cheng, March 26, 1999

Smack Shack, May 15, 2013

Sobas, March 2, 2002 (closed)

Social House, May 12, 2012 (closed)

Sole Cafe, January 22, 2012

Solera, January 8, 2005 (closed)

Sophia's, December 11, 1999 (closed)

Sopranos, May 13, 2012 (closed)

Sparks, November 3, 2012

Spill the Wine, January 5, 2008 (closed)

Spoonriver, December 15, 2007

Sri Lanka Curry House, September 6, 1996 (closed)

Staccato, October 13, 2001 (closed)

Stanley's Northeast Bar Room, January 29, 2011

St. Clair Broiler, August 3, 1996

Stella's Fish Cafe, September 3, 2006

Stephano's, December 31, 2004

Sticks, December 30, 1995

St. Paul Grill, January 31, 1997

Stones Restaurant and Grill, April 21, 2007 (closed)

Strip Club, November 12, 2011

Sully's Bar and Hamburger Joint, November 10, 2001(closed)

Sunset's, November 16, 2002 (closed)


T

Table of Contents, September 27, 1997 (closed)

Tacos Morales, May 12, 2001 (closed)

Tandoor, December 4, 2010

Tanpopo Noodle Shop, March 18, 2006

Taqueria La Hacienda, December 3, 2005

Tavern on France, April 25, 2010

Tavern on Grand, October 26, 1996

Tea House, June 3, 2006

Tejas, September 2, 2000 (closed)

Thai Cafe, April 15, 2016

Thistles, April 1, 2006 (closed)

Three Fish, March 4, 2006 (closed)

Tiburon, December 6, 2003 (closed)

Times Bar and Cafe, March 2, 1996 (closed)

Tilia, April 28, 2012

Town Hall Brewery, November 20, 2004

Town Talk Diner, January 13, 2007 (closed)

Trattoria da Vinci, December 4, 2004 (closed)

Trattoria Michelangelo, May 7, 2005 (closed)

Travail, December 10, 2011

Tria, April 28, 2007

Trieu Chau, June 24, 2012

True Thai, November 13, 2004 (closed)

Tryg's, April 26, 2008 (closed)

Tucci Benucch, September 5, 1998

Tulip's, June 8, 1997 (closed)

Twin City Grill, March 25, 2000


U

Udupi Cafe, June 5, 2005 (closed)

Urban Eatery, July 9, 2011

Ursula's Wine Bar, January 3, 2004 (closed)


V

The Vegetarian, August 25, 2007 (closed)

Vic's, June 6, 2004

Victor's 1959, January 29, 2016

Victor's on Water, March 12, 2016

Victory 44, August 21, 2011

The View, November 3, 2007 (closed)

Vincents, January 17, 2002 (closed)

The Vintage, February 19, 2000 (closed)

Viva Mexico Cafe, October 14, 2000 (closed)


W

W.A. Frost's, November 9, 2002

Wasabi, May 24, 2008

White Lily, February 28, 1997 (closed)

Whitey's, June 15, 2008

Whitney Hotel Grille, April 12, 1997 (closed)

Wild Onion, October 9, 1999

Wilde Roast, February 2, 2013

Willie's Wine Bar, July 22, 2006 (closed)

Wise Acre Eatery, September 25, 2011

Wonderous Azoam. December 23, 2010 (closed)

Woodbury Broiler, October 14, 2006 (closed)

Woolley's, February 26, 2005

World Street Kitchen, January 4, 2014


Y

YUM!, January 24, 2010

Yummy, April 16, 2005 (closed)


Z

Zakia Deli, December 6, 2008

Zamboni Pizza, August 18, 2012

Zander, August 20, 2000 (closed)

Zelo, December 2, 2000

Zen Box Izakaya, January 29, 2016

Zinc, November 23, 2002 (closed)