The Minneapolis it List

EATING OUT. LUXURY. BUDGET. ATTRACTIONS. ENTERTAINMENT. CLUBS. PARKS & OPEN SPACES. ACCOMMODATION. SHOPPING. RIVER & WATERWAYS.

 

The it List

 

 
EATING OUT

 

Chambers Kitchen writes...
Chambers Kitchen is an energetic, new restaurant located within The Chambers, the first luxury-art hotel to hit Minneapolis. Chambers Kitchen is headed by world-renowned Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten, a master in Asian fusion. Phone: (612) 767-6978.

Crave writes.....

Crave is for anyone who enjoys the Galleria experience and is looking for the perfect place to spend evening hours with friends and family. The restaurant devoted to fine food, wines, sophistication and fun. Enjoy fresh, new American cuisine, a complete sushi bar and over 125 labels of wine from which to choose. Lunch, dinner, happy hour and after hours.(952) 697-6000

Zelo writes...
Zelo (pronounced ZAY-low) is a contemporary Italian restaurant located on the corner of South 9th Street and Nicollet Mall in Downtown Minneapolis in the historic Medical Arts Building. Phone: (612) 333-7000.

McCormick & Schmick's Seafood writes...

Unique to Minneapolis, the restaurant has several "snugs" (private booths with velvet draperies) in the formal dining room. Phone: (612) 338-3300.

Ruth's Chris Steak House writes...

Ruth's Chris Steak House serves the finest aged, corn-fed USDA Prime beef. Broiled in a trademark 1,800° oven & served on a plate heated to 500 degrees, your steak is presented sizzling hot at your table.
Phone: (612) 672-9000.

M & S Grill writes...

M&S Grill is located in the heart of downtown Minneapolis on the corner of 6th street and Nicollet Mall. We are within walking distance by streets or skyway to many popular destinations such as the Target Center, the State, Orpheum and Pantages theaters, Orchestra Hall, as well as the Metrodome. Phone: (612) 333-2345.

B.A.N.K writes...

This Modern American restaurant is retro glamorous and modernly comfortable as it retains existing millwork and character of the circa 1900's bank building. The lobby is vast and impressive, and is ideal for an active dining area for both formal meetings and casual eating. Phone: (612) 656-3255.

Biaggi's writes...

Biaggi's is a fun, casual, white-tablecloth restaurant that offers an extensive menu featuring a full selection of house-made and imported pasta, soups & salads, pizza, seafood, fresh fish, chicken, veal, steaks and desserts. Large portions of affordably priced menu selections are prepared with the freshest ingredients available. Biaggi's also offers an extensive list of affordably priced wines from Italy and the United States. Phone 763.416.2225.

128 Café is a small, chef-driven restaurant that uses local and organic ingredients, preparing contemporary American cuisine in a comfortable atmosphere. Situated in the basement of an apartment building, the tablecloths and candles enhance the cozy, intimate atmosphere and many guests say it is their favorite restaurant for dates or dinner with friends. Phone: (651) 645-4128.

Pazzaluna Urban Italian Restaurant & Bar writes...


Eat, Drink and Speak Italian with your Hands. In Downtown Saint Paul lives the Twin Cities' most popular Italian restaurant. The critically-acclaimed and award-winning Pazzaluna Urban Italian specializes in serving authentic regional Italian food featuring fresh ingredients and masterful preparation.

Fuji Ya - Minneapolis writes...

Minnesota's first Japanese restaurant, since 1959. Serving the finest Japanese food and award winning sushi. Please call the restaurant to book parties of 6 or more. Phone: (612) 871-4055.

 

 

 
 
 
LUXURY

 

Tiffany & Co. writes..

Tiffany features fine engagement jewelry , watches and the exclusive designs of Elsa Peretti, Paloma Picasso and Jean Schlumberger as well as a selection of accessories, china and crystal gifts. Phone: (952) 922-0066.

Saks Fifth Avenue wirtes...

Saks Fifth Avenue was the brainchild of Horace Saks and Bernard Gimbel, who operated independent retail stores on New York's 34th Street at Herald Square in the early 1900s. Their dream was to construct a unique specialty store that would become synonymous with fashionable, gracious living. Phone: 612-333-7200.

Tumi writes..

Tumi is the leading international brand of luxury travel, business and lifestyle accessories. Since its founding in 1975, Tumi's commitment to design excellence, functional superiority and technical innovation has made it the brand of choice for the world's most discerning and demanding consumers.

Cole Haan writes...

With products that blend craftsmanship, design, innovation and character, Cole Haan offers men's and women's dress and casual footwear, including footwear with NIKE AIR technology; men's belts and hosiery; women's handbags and small leather goods; and men's and women's outerwear. Phone: (952) 920-9377.

Coach writes..

Leather handbags, accessories, jewelry, sunwear and outerwear for men and women.Phone: (952) 925-5225.

L'Occitane writes...

L'Occitane is a fast growing French perfume and fragrance merchant offering luxurious skin and hair care products for everyone! Phone: (952) 926-0230.

Bang & Olufsen writes..

Founded in Struer, Denmark, Bang & Olufsen has been providing a quality alternative to home entertainment for over 75 years. Craftsmanship, design integrity, the finest materials and world-recognized sound qualities are all the hallmarks of Bang & Olufsen’s differentiated products. Phone: (952) 926-691.

Ampersand writes..

Ampersand carries a vast and unique ollection of tableware, textiles, apothecary, fine gifts, home fragrances and candles, and entertaining. Ampersand also has an active bridal and gift registry.

Bissinger's writes..

Bissinger's offers you some of the world's finest handmade, gourmet chocolate. Our impressive selection includes boxed chocolates, sugar free chocolate and classic ourmet candies. We also offer an extensive selection of holiday chocolates, chocolate truffles, chocolate covered fruits and more. Whether you're looking for holiday candy, English toffee, or even a Radko ornament, you've come to the right place!

Arafina writes...

Arafina is a fashion-forward women's clothing and accessories store, which offers professional, dressy, and casual clothes from both American and European collections.Designers featured include Anna Sui, Blumarine, Calypso, Catherine Malandrino, Chaiken, Mandalay, Nanette Lepore, Rebecca Taylor, Theory, and Tocca. Phone: (952) 925-1565.

Williams-Sonoma writes...

The nation’s premier source for serious home cooks. The product selection ranges from utensils and tools to furniture, glassware, dinnerware, cookbooks and packaged gourmet foods. Classic merchandise from around the world and exclusive products are sold by Williams-Sonoma. Phone: (952) 285-1338.

Scheherazade Jewelers writes...

Showcases designers from around the world. Scheherazade offers a full spectrum of styles in silver, gold and platinum from classic to one-of-a-kind. Scheherazade also provides appraisal services, jewelry repair and custom design.

Restoration Hardware writes...

Restoration Hardware is a specialty retailer of home furnishings, functional and decorative hardware and related merchandise that reflects the company's classic and authentic American point of view. Restoration Hardware sells its merchandise offering through its retail stores, catalog and web site.

Smith and Hawken writes....

Featuring the finest in gardening tools, equipment and supplies. An outstanding collection of outdoor furniture, housewares, home furnishings, accessories, clothing, arts & crafts are also available. You've seen the catalog - now visit the store! Phone:(952) 285-1110.

Carousel Porsche writes...

If you are looking for the premier sports car or sport utility vehicle, you've chosen the right place! Carousel and Porsche have been together servicing and selling Porsches in the Twin Cities since 1969. Phone: 763-744-9191

Sears Imported Autos writes...

Since the early 1950's, Sears Imported Autos has remained the Upper Midwest's leader in the sale of luxury automobiles. Not only do we have great new and pre-owned luxury cars for sale, but we'll keep you coming back with our superior staff and our excellent service and body work - ranked among the best in the nation. Phone 1-800-317-3578.

Maserati of Minneapolis

Maserati of Minneapolis, new and used vehicles. ... a division of Morrie's Automotive Group. Phone: 866.539.1755.

 

 
 
 
BUDGET
 
 
 
 
ATTRACTIONS

 

The Science Museum of Minnesota writes.. The Science Museum has been collecting objects and artifacts from around the world since 1907. We now have more than 1.75 million objects, preserved for study by future generations. To celebrate our centennial, we're presenting 100 of our favorites, picked by our Science Division curators.

 

 

 
 
 
ENTERTAINMENT
 
 
 
CLUBS

 

Spin writes Spin nightclub is a multi level, state-of-the-art nightclub in Downtown Minneapolis'[ historiv Lumber Exchange Building. At Spin, were setting the standard for the nightclub experience in Minnesota. As soon as you enter you will know why we say Spin is "A New Level of Nightlife."

Karma wirtes...The nightclub scene around the Cities took a decided turn toward balancing style with function at some point, as in this Warehouse District spot. The music, drinks and some of the faces may be similar to those elsewhere, but the accoutrements rise.......

 
 
 
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