Bon Appétit Magazine has released its 50 nominees for the best new restaurant of 2013, and two Minneapolis restaurants made the list: the North Loop's Borough and Uptown's World Street Kitchen. The top 10—and the magazine's pick for best new restaurant in America—will be revealed on August 14.
On Borough: "Minneapolis' North Loop neighborhood is packed full of warehouses-turned-restaurants, but the details at Borough (antique-cheese-grater light fixtures, mismatched flatware) set it apart. Two alums from Travail (a previous Bon Appétit Top 50 honoree) helm the kitchen, and their experience shows..."
On World Street Kitchen: "One of the best restaurants in Minneapolis is also one of its least pretentious. Industrial in look and casual in style—you walk up to the counter to order, then grab a seat—WSK is turning out straight-up fantastic international St. food."
· Bon Appétit's 50 Best New Restaurant Nominees 2013 [Bon Appétit]
· All Previous Coverage of Borough [Eater MPLS]
· All Previous Coverage of World Street Kitchen [Eater MPLS]