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The Bulldog

$$ - $$$American, ,
401 E Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55414-1005
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“tots” (11 reviews)
“truffle” (7 reviews)
“burgers” (24 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
401 E Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55414-1005
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

Many restaurants will say they have vegetarian options by throwing in a token black bean burger on the menu. At Bulldog, they have a full menu! We had the vegan burger and the truffled black bean burger. Both were excellent! I would definitely go back....More

Thank chuimaui
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I had a sirloin steak salad and it was delicious! I've eaten there several times and they always seem to have a great special. One of my favorites is the potato bun that many of the burgers come on. Great variety, wonderful appetizers, and beer!

Thank deblight54
Reviewed 1 May 2017

My family and I went to The Bulldog before we went to the Orpheum theatre to see Wicked. The food was very tasty and the service was wonderful. The french fries were to die for and the burgers fresh and filling. I would recommend going...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Love their everchanging beer selection. Servers and bartenders are great. Just need to lighten the place up a bit.

Thank Dougtheresa
Reviewed 7 February 2017

So you want a basic burger and beer place yet you want it with style. Meet The Bulldog. For the hip and cool no matter where you live. Big windows to the front, sexy bar in the middle, iconic ceiling and brick around. Limited sports...More

Thank AugustWinters
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

A group of ten of us swarmed this establishment. We had a reservation and were seated promptly. We informed our server we were attending an event in just about an hour. The service was efficient and friendly. The burgers were very tasty and the steak...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 3 February 2017

beer and eats are great at this place. Our Holiday gathering spot every year. Very creative menu. Good music and nice crowd. Did someone say "tots"?

Thank markmatcom
Reviewed 28 July 2016

For the money, the best place in NE Minneapolis for food and beers. Great atmosphere and service is good as well.

Thank epflusahockey77
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Excellent selection of great beer on tap. Ate pulled pork and meatloaf sliders and they were good. Service was good too.

Thank SummerSchool1
Reviewed 9 April 2016

This is the place for a beer in NE Minneapolis and a burger. The junk burger is yummy along with tater tots. It makes a great meal. Wait staff always helpful.

Thank MnWonderer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
American, Bar, Pub, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 E Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55414-1005
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
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