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The Local

931 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55402-3201
+1 612-904-1000
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The best outdoor spot on Nicollet Mall for happy hour

The Nicollet Mall is currently under street renovation & is a bit noisy. This did not stop us. You... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Bill T
Ocala, Florida
Great Food, Really Uncomfortable Seats

The food was very good - they had a good selection of food and drinks and the staff were attentive... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
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  • Very good33%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“happy hour” (5 reviews)
“quinoa salad” (3 reviews)
“bison burger” (3 reviews)
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931 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55402-3201
+1 612-904-1000
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

The Nicollet Mall is currently under street renovation & is a bit noisy. This did not stop us. You get $2.off appetizers, wine & beer for happy hour. We had a pint each of Alaskan white & Summit Seasonal for $3.97 each. Out appetizers were...More

Thank Bill T
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The food was very good - they had a good selection of food and drinks and the staff were attentive. THe only real issue I had was if you have a back bad, or even just a sore back, the chairs at the high tables...More

Thank wellermdfan
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

This old quaint building gives this place character and has a good feeling of enjoying yourself while having a great meal and beverage of choice.

Thank kat977
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Great food, drinks and service. Even though they are the most popular bar/restaurant, I'm sure they can use your support during this mess someone has created on Nicollet Mall.

Thank TimberATL
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorite places in Downtown Minnie! The atmosphere is top notch - if you get there be sure to find the Kissing Room. The staff here is great. The food is excellent - and so are the drinks. Check out Boris...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Food atmosphere and good food. I like their "We" lunch which is a half sandwich and small salad. It's perfect for a quick lunch. Excellent sandwiches. I love their Reuben Sandwich. Check out The Local.

Thank nancy0901
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

The quinoa salad was average and the Irish coffee drink was okay. It is noisy like any pub and the beer is good. Service is prompt and excellent

Thank art-scuba
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We had a work happy hour. I showed up a little late and missed the food. However, their beer selection is quite good. The waiter stopped by a few times to get us more beverages. They cleaned the table of used dishes as soon as...More

Thank AndyB5542
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

This place is the epitome of a local gem. I was so psyched to stumble across this bar/restaurant. The ambiance is great, the food was awesome. I will definitely find it again next time I'm in the area. Be careful around lunchtime because this is...More

Thank Jody A
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We traveled to Minneapolis for.a work conference and walked a couple of blocks to The Local. The fish and chips were delicious. Great atmosphere!

Thank Robin S
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