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831 Nicollet Mall, Medical Arts Building, street level, Minneapolis, MN 55402-2506
+1 612-333-7000
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ahi tuna” (42 reviews)
“sea bass” (47 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
831 Nicollet Mall, Medical Arts Building, street level, Minneapolis, MN 55402-2506
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11 - 20 of 979 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our dinner here - but we were not wowed by either the food or the atmosphere. Waiter was friendly and service was good

Thank TravelerKay
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Came here for a business dinner and was very impressed with the atmosphere, service and food. The steak dome had said it was very good. I enjoyed the risotto with chicken! Great meal

Thank John P
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We went to Minneapolis for a conference. My husband really wanted to have Italian for dinner the night before we head home. We saw good reviews about Zelo, so we decided to give a try. Oh! The food was so good. Service was excellent. They...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Five of us had an excellent dinner yesterday at Zelo's before heading over to Target Field. The Parmesan crusted shrimp were sumptuous, the halibut special was superb, and the chicken fettuccine dish was delicious. The service was helpful and efficient. Overall, a great dining experience!

Thank Hank S
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit to Zelo, and found the food good, but not memorable. The wait staff were friendly and helpful. Since I'm vegetarian the menus was somewhat limited.

Thank umuzungu
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Loved everything about Zelo, the food, the service and the atmosphere. Excellent menu and the wait staff couldn't have been better.

Thank billp952
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Visited Zelo’s for late night dinner. Had a nice and simple pepperoni pizza, it was very tasty but a bit chewy and that might be because we were ordering just before the kitchen closed. We were sitting in the bar area but I had the...More

Thank Jonsdottir
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I've never had a better dining experience in my life. My group came in during a busy time and the manager on the bar side was unbelievable. He saw us waiting for a table and made us feel like we were welcome and part of...More

Thank Cody C
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Went here for lunch with my mom. I only had an hour but they were quick and very attentive. The food was excellent. I would recommend to anyone!

Thank denise n
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I hit this place up and had a cozy table in the back and enjoyed some great food. The ahi tuna and crab cakes are amazing. Plus one of the few places that has creme brulee. Must try once

Thank Miranda V
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Amit M
23 May 2017|
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Response from sana5000 | Reviewed this property |
not sure , but i think they are very accommodating.I don't eat meat or fish, and have had a couple of great meals there. their pasta is great. good luck!
24 June 2016|
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Response from sipeswoman | Reviewed this property |
They have some gluten free items
4 June 2016|
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Response from ajnegstad | Reviewed this property |
There is not a formal dress code but shorts are uncommon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 40
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 831 Nicollet Mall, Medical Arts Building, street level, Minneapolis, MN 55402-2506
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-333-7000
  • E-mail
At Zelo, we serve simple, fresh Italian cuisine made from local ingredients. Our handcrafted meals accompany a thoughtful, approachable wine selection. We believe dining is more than a menu: it is an experience, and ours is quality. When you’re our guest, our staff learn your name and remember your favorite glass of wine. We passionately commit to bring you the full dining experience – quality food and wine presented with welcoming service. Every meal. Every day.

An enduring Minneapolis destination, Zelo was opened in 1999 by Rick Webb, a Minnesota restaurateur whose pursuits have set the standard in Twin Cities dining for over 40 years. Looking for another unparalleled dining experience in the south metro? Visit Rick Webb’s acclaimed Ciao Bella, the restaurant that inspired Zelo’s handcrafted food and dedicated service.
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