New Restaurant From Kenwood Owner Slated For La Belle Vie SpaceOne year after the state's most acclaimed restaurant closed, there is a new restaurant going into the former La Belle Vie space in Minneapolis.
Why Are So Many Minneapolis Restaurants Failing?Even though the highly acclaimed Il Foro seemed to have a winning combination between the owners, cuisine and chef, they closed their doors for good Sunday.
Best Restaurants In Minnesota That Opened In 2015Don't settle for the same old meal every night -- try one of these new local restaurants that opened their doors in 2015.
Best Banana Bread In MinnesotaGet your fix for banana bread at one of these five fine shops.
Chiang Mai Thai Reportedly Closing In DecemberAnother restaurant is reportedly closing in Minneapolis after many years as an Uptown neighborhood staple. According to the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal, Chiang Mai Thai will close on Dec. 23 following 17 years in Calhoun Square.
List Of Minneapolis Restaurants Closing Is GrowingThe list of well-known restauranteurs in Minneapolis who are calling it quits is growing. Vincent A. Restaurant, a popular white table cloth restaurant announced it's closing its doors for good. That comes soon after the announcement that La Belle Vie, the most formal restaurant in town, will also close before year's end.
Talking Points: Workers' Rights In MinneapolisDebate over a controversial Minneapolis plan that creates strict scheduling and sick pay requirements for businesses is intensifying.
La Belle Vie To Close This Month; Owner Cites Working Families OrdinanceA shocker in the Twin Cities restaurant scene. Dara Grumdahl, restaurant critic for Minneapolis-St. Paul Magazine and host of WCCO Radio's Off the Menu, says La Belle Vie will be closing later this month. Owner Tim McKee was notifying his staff Thursday afternoon.
WCCO Saturday Morning Links & Recap (Oct. 3)Fall is in the air, and Mike Augustyniak and Natalie Nyhus are setting aside the pumpkin spice to take in a few other great October happenings.
Best Mixologist Bars In MinnesotaStray from your usual and mix up something fun.
Best Bars To Spend Your Tax Return/Celebrate End of Tax Day In MinnesotaYou've worked hard all year, now is the time to splurge.
Mike's Mix: Far North CobblerEvery week, Mike Augustyniak picks a new cocktail recipe from a local mixologist. This week he's dabbling in a cobbler from La Belle Vie. What's a cobbler, you ask? Read on!
Mike's Mix: Cocoa BumboEvery week, Mike Augustyniak picks a new cocktail recipe from a local mixologist. This week he's learning about rum with a chocolaty concoction from La Belle Vie in Minneapolis.
DeRusha Eats: La Belle Vie's Diane YangDiane Yang may be small in stature, but she's a big force in La Belle Vie's kitchen. "This is my corner of the kitchen. It's nice because we have the window," Yang said. "We're the only place in the kitchen that has a window, so it keeps us sane." As executive pastry chef of the top restaurant in the Twin Cities, Yang and her team are setting the standard for desserts.
Best Prix Fixe Meals For Valentine's Day In MinnesotaFor a romantic Valentine's Day dinner, book a table for two at one of these Minnesota restaurants.