Highest-rated restaurants in Minneapolis, according to Tripadvisor

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August 10, 2022
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Highest-rated restaurants in Minneapolis, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have specific opinions. American dining brands have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, U.S. restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

What's clear about U.S. dining habits is that people love options. Restaurants across America are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of (often) fried deliciousness.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated restaurants in Minneapolis using rankings from Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. These restaurants range from fast food powerhouses to local hot spots.

Locals reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if your favorite restaurant made the list—and to see which spots you haven't been to yet.

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#30. Smack Shack

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (662 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Seafood
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 603 Washington Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1220
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#29. Young Joni

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (217 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Pizza, International
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 165 13th Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413-1172
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#28. JD Hoyt's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (266 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 301 Washington Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1314
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#27. Matt's Bar

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (767 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $
- Address: 3500 Cedar Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55407-2339
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#26. Birchwood Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (268 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 3311 E 25th St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-1412
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#25. The Local Irish Pub

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (944 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Irish
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 931 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55402-3201
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#24. Key Cafe & Bakery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (607 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 114 S 9th St Foshay Tower, Marquette Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55402-3308
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#23. Hola Arepa

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (241 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Latin, Venezuelan
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 3501 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408-4559
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#22. Pizza Luce Downtown

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (603 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 119 North 4th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55401
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#21. Victor's 1959 Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (351 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Caribbean, Latin
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 3756 Grand Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55409-1119
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#20. Hen House Eatery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (791 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 114 S 8th St, Minneapolis, MN 55402-2811
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#19. Red Rabbit Minneapolis

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (179 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 201 Washington Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1605
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#18. Surly Brewing Company

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (844 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 520 Malcolm Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-3312
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#17. Ruth's Chris Steak House

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (375 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 920 2nd Avenue South Suite 100, Minneapolis, MN 55402
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#16. Manny's Steakhouse

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,937 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 825 Marquette Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55402-2886
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#15. Alma

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (457 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 528 University Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-1716
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#14. Cafe Lurcat

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (526 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1624 Harmon Pl, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1916
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#13. Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,608 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 645 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1818
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#12. Murray's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (531 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 26 S 6th St, Minneapolis, MN 55402-1571
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#11. Bar La Grassa

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (765 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 800 Washington Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1330
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#10. Kramarczuk East European Deli

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (409 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Polish, European
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 215 E Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55414-1013
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#9. Red Cow North Loop

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (357 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 208 1st Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1417
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#8. Zelo

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,325 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 831 Nicollet Mall Medical Arts Building, street level, Minneapolis, MN 55402-2506
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#7. George & The Dragon

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (314 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 813 W 50th St, Minneapolis, MN 55419-1203
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#6. Broders' Pasta Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (395 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 5000 Penn Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55419-1035
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#5. Pizzeria Lola

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (972 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 5557 Xerxes Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55410-2440
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#4. Spoon and Stable

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (685 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 211 N 1st St, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1480
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#3. The Capital Grille

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (834 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 801 Hennepin Ave LaSalle Plaza, Minneapolis, MN 55402-1818
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#2. Chimborazo

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (342 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Latin, Ecuadorean
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2851 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418-2951
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#1. Holy Land Bakery, Grocery and Deli

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (1,133 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mediterranean, Healthy
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2513 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418-3725
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