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Bottle Rocket on Saint Clair celebrates opening
Food & Drink

Bottle Rocket on Saint Clair celebrates opening

For students who complain about the lack of walkable, affordable restaurants that are not on Grand Avenue, look no further. Bottle Rocket, the 10th and newest restaurant from Blue Plate Restaurant Company — which owns the Groveland Tap, Longfellow Grill and The Lowry amongst others — opened February 14 at 1806 St. Clair. The concept…

Grub on the Green Line: Trieu Chau offers huge portions
Food & Drink

Grub on the Green Line: Trieu Chau offers huge portions

Every week, I try a new restaurant on the Green Line, the light rail that connects St. Paul and Minneapolis. This week, I took the Green Line past Dale Street to a Vietnamese restaurant called Trieu Chau. Trieu Chau is a small Vietnamese restaurant, with waiters who care about their customers. The restaurant offers a…

Food & Drink

Bites on Eat Street: Hola Arepa has flavor off the charts

Located on the northern part of Nicollet Avenue, fondly called “Eat Street,” Hola Arepa is a Minneapolis gem. As the name attests, Hola Arepa specializes in arepas, specifically Venezuelan stuffed arepas, which are cornmeal patties cooked on a griddle and then stuffed with meat, veggies and cheeses and topped with a variety of sauces. Hola…