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Grand Catch

Grand Catch

Opposites do attract, at least this time! I’ve now benefited from a few trips to both Grand Catch and St. Paul Meat shop, located adjacent to each other in the Macalester Groveland area of St. Paul. My current practice for these trips starts with a significant lunch with friends or family at Grand Catch for … Continue reading

Dark Horse

Dark Horse

From The Draft Horse in Mpls to Dark Horse in St. Paul, you’ll find two very different experiences – both worthy of your time! Dark Horse Bar & Eatery is another Lowertown hit, located on E. 7th Street near CHS Field and across the street from the famous Gopher Bar “Coney Island Dogs, Cash Only”!   … Continue reading

The Draft Horse

The Draft Horse

Housed in the Food Building of NE Mpls, along with Red Table Meat and Baker’s Field Flour & Bread, is The Draft Horse. Who would have guessed that a Pot Pie would be the reason you should dine at The Draft Horse? I seriously would never have thought that I would order a pot pie in the first place nor that it would be a recommendation of conviction!

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The Commodore

The Commodore

A while back I was enjoying brunch with my Mom (Alice) at W.A. Frost on Cathedral Hill. She pointed down the street to a beat up multi-story building and said, “Your Dad and I used to go there to dance, that was in 1952 and it was called The Commodore!”

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