DeRusha Eats: Xavi Restaurant In South Mpls.It doesn't get more neighborhood restaurant, than Xavi. It’s right across the street from a now snow-covered South Minneapolis softball field.
DeRusha Eats: Better Beef At Gianni's SteakhouseGreat steaks start with great beef, and one Wayzata chef knows his way around beef.
The Local Irish Pub Celebrates 20 Years In Downtown Minneapolis It is the place to be every St. Patrick's Day, but 20 years ago, no one was really sure if the luck of the Irish would shine on The Local.
DeRusha Eats: Twin Cities' 10 Best Friday Fish Fry OptionsAvoiding meat on Friday is supposed to be a sacrifice for a good Catholic like me, but some absolutely love fish-fry Friday.
DeRusha Eats: Pajarito In St. PaulPajarito blends the technique from Tyge Nelson and Stephen Hesse's fine-dining years with the flavors of Mexican street food and tacos.
DeRusha Eats' Guide To Super Bowl Week Food EventsNext week is going to be epic for food, with so many events! Here are some of the greatest things going on. (I'll update this list as I learn more.)
DeRusha Eats: The Naughty Greek's Gyro"You get the Greeks that live here, they come to me and are like, 'Finally, we're actually having a real gyro, and thank you for that.'"
Monte Carlo’s Longevity Due To More Than Just Great WingsIn a time where foodies chase the newest restaurants and the coolest place to take an Instagram picture, the Monte Carlo Bar & Grill has stood the test of time.
Renowned Minneapolis Chocolatier Takes 9-Year-Old Under His WingJosh Werner's road to pastry chef started when he was 3, when he asked Santa for a Kitchen-Aid mixer.
Husband & Wife's Tasty Labor Of Love Now A CookbookThe original concept was to use Danielle's Bjorling love for baking and combine that with a wine bar/alcohol component.
Lemon Grass Thai, A Slice Of San Diego In Suburban Twin CitiesThe wok never seems to stop at Lemon Grass Thai in Brooklyn Park. Ann Ahmed started cooking Pad Thai there in May 2005, and her team hasn't stopped.
Corey Burstad's Eateries Aim To Elevate Suburban Food SceneA balance of approachable, quick meals for families on the go, as well as higher-end choices for people looking to have a special occasion.