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Best Bar Spots Near Target Field

January 18, 2011 4:07 PM

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Target Field is in the perfect location not only because of the beautiful view of Minneapolis’ skyline, but because of the many establishments surrounding it. In other words, there are a lot of bars in the area. So, whether you’d like to grab a drink before the game or after, here are some great bars near the Twins ballpark.

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O’Donovan’s Irish Pub

700 First Avenue North
Minneapolis MN 55403
612-317-8896
Website

Located right across from the Target Center, this cafe is within easy walking distance of the Twins stadium. The cafe says it’s “the perfect place to enjoy amazing food and exceptional beverages served with a ‘rock n’ roll’ twist.” Minnesota native Prince, Mick Jagger, Mary J. Blige, Christina Aguilera and many other a-list artists have their memorabilia displayed

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Mackenzie

918 Hennepin Avenue
Minneapolis MN 55403
612-332-4700
Website

This bar touts its tap beer selection as the best in Minneapolis. Twins specials are in the works — making this a great nearby establishment to visit before or after games.

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Imperial Room

417 North 1st Avenue
Minneapolis MN 55401
612-376-7676
Website

During the Twins’ season, The Imperial Room plans to giveaway two free home game tickets every Tuesday. Also, happy hour is a big deal here! Before or after games, fans can stop in, grab a bite from the bar’s new ballpark menu and check out the drink specials.

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Kieran’s Irish Pub

600 Hennepin Ave Ste 170
Minneapolis MN 55401
612-339-4499
Website

Having made the transition to Block E on March 16, Kieran’s made sure to bring their Irish experience to their new home with more live music and classic Irish cuisine. Corned Beef Reubens are a perfect paring before or after catching a baseball game and what better than a pint of Guinness to wash it all down?

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Seven

700 Hennepin Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55403
612-238-7777
Website

Known for its sushi and steak, Seven is located just a couple blocks away from Target Field. The restaurant says it has the largest outdoor video screen in the Twin Cities on its rooftop skybar and will be offering specials for Twins fans.

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Sneaky Pete’s

14 5th Street North
Minneapolis MN 55403
612-333-8820
Website

Calling itself “The Ultimate Fun Bar + Grill” in Minneapolis and located just a short walk away from the Twins’ stadium, Sneaky Pete’s is a great place to go before and after a game.

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Brothers

430 1st Ave N #35
Minneapolis MN 55401
612-339-4240
Website

With one of the biggest tap beer selections, games and many plasma TVs, Brothers is a great stop for Twins fans. A representative said that the bar is being renovated and expanded to accommodate fans and their menu’s getting an upgrade to feature more sports-related items for hungry Twins fans.

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Gluek’s

16 North 6th Street
Minneapolis MN 55403
612-338-6621
Website

This bar has been in operation with its current owners since 1934 and is the oldest running bar in Minneapolis. Twins fans can visit for live entertainment which occurs every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. Also, the bar’s kitchen is open until midnight, so fans can enjoy some good food, too.

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The Loon Cafe

500 First Avenue North
Minneapolis MN 55403
612-332-8342
Website

The owner of this cafe identifies the place as a “baseball bar” where Twins players and officials frequent. With a great location close to the new stadium, the bar is a perfect place for fans to come before or after the games.

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