Back in the 19th and early 20th centuries, the North Loop was Minneapolis’s warehouse district, a manufacturing and wholesale center for everything from farm implements to Model T Fords and the original Milky Way candy bar. Today, it’s the beating heart of Minneapolis’s upscale dining scene, home to elegant tasting menus and fine sushi, plus a fair number of more casual restaurants that are equally good. Humming with creativity, the North Loop is within an easy walk from downtown, tucked just below the rushing Mississippi River. Here’s a trail of essential restaurants around the neighborhood.
Note that these restaurants are listed geographically.Read More