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Bar La Grassa

800 Washington Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1330
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“soft egg” (61 reviews)
“bruschetta” (108 reviews)
“lobster” (99 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
800 Washington Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1330
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Reviewed 4 days ago

All the food here was on point, ask the bartender to just bring you what they would have. Never fails to disappoint.

Thank Nomadic-Route
Reviewed 4 days ago

Monday night, loud and busy. Valet $6, adjacent lot with meters. Scallop app: 2 large, sweet and perfectly seared on a bed of greasy rubbery -was that overcooked pancetta or a dead cabbage leaf? Not fork tender, didn't go into my mouth. Warm bread nicely...More

Thank StarFyre2304
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love Italian. For some we know this is there go to Italian in Minneapolis-St.Paul so we tried it. Its got great late night hours for after anything. The wine list is sufficient as is the food (plentiful, fast, just OK, not terribly special but...More

Thank Taylo102
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place...really hopping even on a Monday night. Food was average for our group but didn’t take too long to receive. Nice for a business dinner.

Thank Cristie W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner there last week with 4 other business colleagues and had another awesome experience. Soft eggs and lobster is officially the best thing I have ever eaten. I get it every time. Just booked my Dec reservation to come back with my wife. Langostine...More

Thank BDerek24
Reviewed 6 October 2018

I went here for the first time this past week for a business dinner. The atmosphere was active, but not too noisy. It was conducive to having dinner conversations across a six person table. The food quality and flavor was fantastic. Unique flavors were excellent,...More

Thank scheyney
Reviewed 3 October 2018

After reading some TripAdvisor reviews, I arrived at Bar La Grassa at about 8 PM. The place was packed, but I managed to snag a seat at the bar. Lucky me! I ordered a drink, perused the menu, and selected the Caesar with Boquerones (anchovies),...More

1  Thank LazerReuven
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I have eaten here before -- this time I met an out-of-town colleague who wanted to return. We were joined by two others. Some wanted a full dinner, some an appetizer -- and one just had a drink. The waitress couldn't have been nicer about...More

1  Thank Karen S
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

BLG is one of the best restaurants in the Twin Cities. Highly recommend their many variations of bruschetta. Also service is exceptional. Tom is a seasoned bartender and he mixes a fabulous drink while making you feel like family—amazing serve!

Thank Vaughn S
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

They make all their pasta at the restaurant, and it is some of the best I have had. I had the gnocchi. It was fantastic.

1  Thank Joseph A
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Manaswita S
21 October 2018|
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Response from blacklake | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they open at 5 PM
Paul D
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Response from Pfamfive | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do! Quite a few as a matter of fact. They also have gf pasta.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Washington Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1330
    (8th St)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > Warehouse District
  • Neighbourhood: Warehouse District
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