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Restaurant Alma

528 University Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-1716
+1 612-379-4909
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“prix fixe” (8 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
528 University Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-1716
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here before the renovation and had a wonderful time. We returned last week to enjoy it again. Unfortunately it was not to be. We started off on the wrong foot when our server spilled water filling our glasses. I know, not a big...More

Thank lucycan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our sixth or seventh dinner here over the past three years and it could not have been better. The restaurant knew we were celebrating our anniversary (we also stayed at the hotel) and we were seated at the special table next to the...More

Thank Jim L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for lunch with spouse and both opus very pleased. Salad greens crisp as can be, and excellent tomato soup, a perfectly done lamb burger and finished with a yummy apple dessert. Good coffee. Look forward to coming back.

Thank NewMexicans_10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was really looking forward to our meal, having heard great things about this place. Although the food was good, the service was terrible. Long delays between ordering and food arriving, our server wrote down the wrong main course, we had to flag down our...More

Thank MNtripmaven
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Our search for creative, well executed, unpretentious fare that has real flare and flavors not marred by an abundance of salt and no other seasoning has ended by our discovering this restaurant. We lived the fried cauliflower nested in a light aoli and seasoned with...More

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Four of us had a great dinner last night. The Parmesan Flan is a delightful and the way the flan is accompanied by sherry-marinated shiitake mushrooms, almonds, and endive add a cornucopia of flavors. The Fusilla Pasta contained enough porcini mushrooms and a very tasty...More

Thank Doug B
Reviewed 7 March 2018

For French cuisine in the Twin Cities, I have dined at Forepaughs, which I consider outstanding. This was my first visit to Alma, and if I had to choose between Forepaughs and Alma, I think I would choose Alma. While the decor at Forepaughs is...More

Thank lacke010
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Restaurant Alma offers a 3 course dinner with wine tasting. It is amazing - beyond belief! All past meals pale in comparison, and all future meals will be judged against the flawless execution of culinary artistry experienced there. A religious experience.

Thank widad11
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Made a reservation in the restaurant and went here for my birthday last week with my wife with high expectations based on what I’d heard from few people. Unfortunately, the fixed menu style fine dine experience didn’t live up to its expectations on any count....More

Thank Vagab0nd4life
Reviewed 27 February 2018

So I think I accidentally made reservations at the Cafe instead of the restaurant(my fault!) but once we were seated in the cafe I was a bit disappointed as it wasn't really the experience i was hoping for, I asked a waiter if there was...More

Thank TryppAdams
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$52
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Valet Parking, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 528 University Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-1716
    (6th Avenue SE)
  • Public Transportation: #6 Metro Transit Bus
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > University / Dinkytown
  • Neighbourhood: University / Dinkytown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-379-4909
  • E-mail
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