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Sonora Grill

3300 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-2032
+1 612-722-2500
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“elote” (8 reviews)
“eggplant fries” (11 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3300 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-2032
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very good food and staff. Had the pork empanadas and the sonoro hot dog; wife had the cubano Previous reviews have covered the quality and value. Writing this since it seems to be the only way to “check in” on the redesigned trip advisor (preferred...More

Thank jeff_huxley
Reviewed 1 week ago

Probably one of my favorite restaurants in town. And...I am no crazy about Mexican or Tex-Mex food. Sonora Grill has the right balance: fair prices, interesting creative food, welcoming staff. And the best chips and salsa in town. Unlimited. Free. I love their beet salad...More

Thank Aconcagua2013
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The "Sonora Hot Dog" is WONDERFUL! We've enjoyed the "El Completo" hot dogs in Chile, and this one beats even those. We started with a fine Pamplona Rojo sangria and a "Golden Judy" cocktail. Then, we moved into the excellent Tempura taco and a fine...More

Thank Doug B
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Our family enjoyed everything from their award winning margarita to the not-your -everyday salsa. Plate presentation was nicely done on all our dishes, and our server was helpful in making good choices in quantity of dishes to share.

Thank KatrinaBiker58
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Very good food, best tacos on Lake Street. Friendly staff, very good food, you won't be disappointed. A must go to.

Thank Al L
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We were out on a Friday night in territory we don't usually frequent,after visiting a new brewery and looking for dinner. On Lake Street there is no shortage of eateries so picking one should not be difficult. We chose Sonora, there was a good amount...More

Thank Goldfisher132
Reviewed 31 August 2017

I went there for a quick work lunch a few weeks ago. I had an order of mushroom tacos and the tacos al pastor. It was good but did not blow me out of the water. And the food comes with downtown prices (five bucks...More

Thank Aeneken
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful elote, the grilled corn. Fabulous beer and margaritas. Lovely tapas. All with fun atmosphere. We will be back.

Thank tomnancyNewYork
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Happy hour on the expanded patio was a pleasure. Tacos and craft beer in the Summer, Yum. Nice people here also...

Thank Curtis P
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We were exploring new places and found Sonora! The place if a find just in terms of the aesthetics of the space but the food and wine made it a positive culinary experience. Friendly and helpful staff/owners and made to order vegetarian meals...great experience!

Thank MCandOO
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6 June 2017|
Response from Elizabeth M | Reviewed this property |
Yes! They have a really nice patio, some tables in the sun, some with umbrellas. You can hardly tell you're on Lake Street. Plus, the patio is usually just first come, first served.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3300 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-2032
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-722-2500
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