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IDS Crystal Court

717 Nicollet Mall, IDS Center, Minneapolis, MN 55402-2004
+1 612-376-8000
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Nice Court

It is a nice court with a few shops and coffee shops. The sky way system leads you through here, so... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2018
542bernadettew
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Blaine, Minnesota
Bland

This is very much a chain store and restaurant nightmare. It is more for the workers than people... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Alzor S
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
1 Feb 2018
“Nice Court”
4 Jan 2017
“Bland”
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717 Nicollet Mall, IDS Center, Minneapolis, MN 55402-2004
Downtown
CONTACT
+1 612-376-8000
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Reviewed February 1, 2018

It is a nice court with a few shops and coffee shops. The sky way system leads you through here, so it's hard to miss.

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Reviewed January 4, 2017

This is very much a chain store and restaurant nightmare. It is more for the workers than people looking for distinctive. Also, several people have jumped from the tower over the years.

Thank Alzor S
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Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

There is a neat water feature in the IDS building. There are also a few restaurants in wide price range including potbelly, sushi, People's Organic, and Basil's. One of my favorite spots is Yogurt Lab. There is also some shopping and it is very convenitially...More

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Reviewed September 3, 2016

The Crystal Court is a pleasant place to sit and people watch or to walk through. There are a number of benches, and often something unusual is being promoted..or sold. There are a number of restaurants with varying price ranges immediately adjacent. There's also a...More

1  Thank Joe N
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Reviewed September 2, 2015 via mobile

The Crystal Court is an great inside spot in downtown Minneapolis. It is attached to the IDS Tower, so it's easy to find. It has several skyway to choose from. There are restaurants, a gift shop and 3 bank branches. Its fountain, trees and benches...More

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Reviewed June 12, 2015

My family used to come to Minneapolis to shop several times a year. I remember being impressed by this building as a kid, and it is indeed beautiful. It is the hub of downtown and the Skyway system, and there is a pleasant group of...More

2  Thank Lisa J
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Reviewed February 21, 2015

During the day I imagine Crystal Court is filled with business people rushing through. But at night it is quite amazing. The dim lights, the reflection of the city through the ceiling, and the romance that fills the air from those dining at Basil's patio....More

4  Thank Nicholas A
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Reviewed November 26, 2013

This is where someone should start in their visit to downtown Minneapolis. The court may not be the most impressive in the world, but it is really something. Four square blocks with a hight of about four stories or so, with shops, banks ,very good...More

Thank Don G
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Reviewed October 8, 2013

The IDS building is connected to the Skyway. Lots of older folks were taking a break here - sitting on the benches and enjoying the indoor waterfall and trees. We could see how the atrium would be very enjoyable during the frigid winter months. We...More

Thank Mary H
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Alice S
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Yes, however, many stores and restaurants have limited hours on the weekends.
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