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The Fine Line Cafe

318 1st Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1610
+1 612-338-8100
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There are better venues

There are so many great music venues in town. I am always puzzled why bands play here. While it's... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Saint Paul, Minnesota
via mobile
Nice Intimate Venue

We grabbed tickets to see Teenage Fanclub while visiting Minneapolis/St. Paul. I was surprised how... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2016
Belvidere, Illinois
via mobile
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31 Oct 2017
“There are better venues”
24 Oct 2016
“Nice Intimate Venue”
318 1st Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1610
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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

There are so many great music venues in town. I am always puzzled why bands play here. While it's nice to have no barrier, the sound is awful. I was standing 2 feet in front of the lead singer and yet I couldn't hear him....More

Thank Partera60
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We grabbed tickets to see Teenage Fanclub while visiting Minneapolis/St. Paul. I was surprised how intimate it was. A small floor and a 2nd floor balcony with bars in both floors. Table were available on the 2nd floor over looking the stage but those had...More

Thank robertmoffett
Reviewed 30 August 2016

I went to the Fine Line to see Keith Harkin in concert. The Staff were very organized and polite getting us all prepared to go inside when the doors opened.They checked our tickets our IDs,then put our wrist bands on. The Inside was very nice.Loved...More

Thank milady408
Reviewed 5 December 2015

I had been to the Fine Line a couple of times 'back in the day' and was very excited when we decided to book this for our company's Holiday party. Wendy is the event organizer with the Fine Line (and other venues) and she was...More

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 24 November 2015

Saw 3 bands there, perfect table seating upstairs, wait staff was awesome, the venue was small and intimate, so the music wa risp and clear! You also can smoke and bring bev's outside, fenced in area. Drinks were a little pricey for what you get..but...More

Thank Amber J
Reviewed 6 October 2014

we saw Byrne and Kelly at the fine line last night and it was wonderful. The place was very nice and intimate. Great seats on the main floor except for a couple that were by pillars. We chose to walk upstairs and sit at the...More

Thank MnShell2014
Reviewed 20 August 2014

Stopped here for a few drinks and some lunch before the Twins game. Wait staff was very friendly and place had a cool feel to it. The party we were with all enjoyed a sandwich, kettle chips, and specialty drinks. We also shared the spinach...More

Thank Devin H
Reviewed 19 December 2012

Went to see Richard Marx perform. He was there for just 30 minutes, but it was a great environment. Very intimate setting. The only drawback was that there are limited seating upstairs and downstairs so go early to get a table if you plan to...More

Thank missyoua
Reviewed 2 November 2012

We saw Gossip at The Fine Line in October. Gossip is awesome and Beth Ditto does a fantastic job engaging the audience! Someone on the floor was calling a friend on her cell phone, and Beth Ditto left a voice mail message! So cool. The...More

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