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Steaks, Chops and Seafood

Afton House Inn - menu, address, hours

Location(s): Afton
A TRUE DINING EXPERIENCEAward winning cuisine is on the menu at the Afton House Inn where intimate dining by candlelight enlivens the senses and takes away your cares. Tableside cooking and exceptional service promise to make your evening perfect. Enjoy the scenic St. Croix River on one of our dinner boats, sip wine at the attached Swirl Wine Bar, or end a perfect evening with a night cap at our bar, CURRENT. Our promise is your memorable experience!WHERE PAST MEETS PRESENTAll of the . . . more

Axel's - menu, address, hours

Location(s): Chanhassen, Mendota, Roseville
These upscale classic style restaurants feature exceptionally high quality American cuisine; steaks, fish, pastas and salads served in a beautiful setting by experienced “guest friendly” staff. In addition to the general menu our chef prepares delicious features daily which are designed to tempt the most discerning diner. Bar service is traditional and creative. Guests often describe Axel’s Restaurants as the “Cheers” of the Twin Cities area. Lunch and dinner are served daily, plus brunch on Sundays. . . . more

Blue Point Restaurant - menu, address, hours

Seafood Restaurant
Location(s): Bloomington, Wayzata
The Blue Point Restaurant, a fresh seafood mainstay in Wayzata for 22 years, has opened a new Blue Point, located in the northwest corner of I-494 & France Ave., in Bloomington. The new Blue Point is contemporary, yet comfortable. Our focus is on the freshest of seafood, ranging from a selection of fresh oysters on the half-shell, or fresh seasonal crab, to a great selection of ocean fish and shellfish. Our cuisine is creatively prepared, and pleasing to both the eyes and palate. Our wine list selection . . . more

Gianni's Steakhouse - menu, address, hours

Location(s): Wayzata
Scenically located across from Lake Minnetonka in Wayzata, MN, Gianni's is the perfect Twin Cities venue for lunch or to share a romantic night out, celebrate a special occasion, host a private event or simply unwind with our happy hour specials servered Monday through Friday, 4 to 6 PM.We also offer a lighter menu in the bar featuring house ground hamburgers and salads. Please see our bar menu.An exuberant serving staff and signature Table-Spun Caesar Salad are just some of the elements . . . more

J.D. Hoyt's - menu, address, hours

Supper Club
Location(s): Minneapolis - Downtown
Hoyt's is a supper club, located in the booming warehouse district of old Minneapolis. A cozy spot with an extensive menu, full bar and a wine list of extraordinary value. Our featured entrees are prepared on our custom designed charcoal grill. This giant grill sears your order to juicy perfection. We're proud to serve large portions of food you'll crave. Best staff in the city.Check out our "NEW" patio! added for your enjoyment. Early Dining and Happy Hour Specials Mon  . . . more

Jensen's Supper Club - menu, address, hours

Supper Club
Location(s): Eagan
Jensen’s Supper Club was born with the idea that Supper Clubs belonged to the community. The 40’s and 50’s were the glory eras for Supper Clubs and they evoked a sense of occasion. It was a special place to celebrate with your family. Jensen’s Supper Club pursues this mission. A place not merely to dine, but to celebrate! . . . more

Kincaid's - menu, address, hours

Fine Dining
Location(s): Bloomington, St. Paul - Downtown
Kincaid’s Fish, Chop and Steak House brings you wild, succulent Copper River King Salmon from Cordova, Alaska; handmade small-batch Maytag blue cheese from Newton, Iowa; fresh tropical Pacific gamefish from Honolulu’s 5 A.M. Fish Auction. . . . more

Lake Elmo Inn - menu, address, hours

Location(s): Lake Elmo
In 1983 Chef John Schiltz began living his boyhood dream of owning the Lake Elmo Inn where he began in the restaurant business as a dishwasher. John continually strives of provide the finest cuisine with excellent service to make your dining experience the best it can possible be. It no surprise the Lake Elmo Inn has received many awards from Best Brunch 12 years in a row to Top 10 Restaurant as voted by the readers of Mpls/St Paul Magazine. Lake Elmo Inn's desserts, wine list, & service also . . . more

McCormick & Schmick's - menu, address, hours

Seafood - Casual Fine Dining
Location(s): Edina - France Avenue, Minneapolis - Downtown
Renowned as The SEAFOOD AUTHORITY – daily printed menus offering large varieties of seafood, featuring freshly prepared items. The restaurant located off Nicollet Mall, caters to social and business outings with classic-traditional dining in an unpretentious, friendly atmosphere. Private dining space is available. McCormick & Schmick’s restaurants are known for lively bars built on tradition mixology, offering hand-mixed drinks using only fresh-squeezed juices. . . . more

Murray's Steakhouse - menu, address, hours

Steakhouse - Fine Dining
Location(s): Minneapolis - Downtown
As long as there’s been a place known asMurray’s, Murray’s has been known as theplace to go for great steaks. So it isn’t surprising that to this day Murray’s consistently receives local and national awards for its amazing menu, attentive service and classic atmosphere.Established in 1946 by Art and Marie Murray at 26 South Sixth Street in Minneapolis, it wasn’t long before their reputation for steaks started to spread. And it wasn’t much longer before Murray’s was given their famous . . . more

Oceanaire Seafood Room - menu, address, hours

Seafood - Fine Dining
Location(s): Minneapolis - Downtown
As sleek as a 1930s ocean liner, yet as relaxed as a dinner on the shore, the Oceanaire provides the perfect setting to enjoy Ultra-Fresh seafood, flown in daily from around the world. Sip a Sidecar in the lounge, sidle up to the oyster bar, or kick back in a horseshoe booth before diving into a sea of Ultra-Fresh fish, including steak-cut Alaskan halibut, season favorites like fresh Copper River salmon or hard-to-find delicacies like true Dover sole. Our daily-printed menu will guide you . . . more

Ruth's Chris Steak House - menu, address, hours

Steak House - Fine Dining
Location(s): Minneapolis - Downtown
In 1965, Ruth Fertel mortgaged her home to buy a little steak house in New Orleans named Chris Steak House. After investing her life savings, she proudly added her name to the original. That's how the uniquely named Ruth's Chris Steak House was born.Today, more than 40 years later, we still broil your steak according to Ruth's original recipe - in 1800-degree ovens designed by Ruth herself. And we bring each selection to your table sizzling so every bite is hot and delicious.  . . . more

Wildfire - menu, address, hours

Upscale Casual
Location(s): Eden Prairie
Step back to a time when dining out was something special. Wildfire is the quintessential 1940's supper club. Our spacious Martini lounge offers an extensive martini selection, a fine wine list of over 80 full and half bottles, and a full list of classic cocktails. . . . more

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