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Loring Bar & Restaurant

327 14th Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-2003
+1 612-378-4849
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“pasta” (29 reviews)
“salmon” (9 reviews)
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Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
327 14th Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-2003
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time at this location. It was fun, abit pricey at $30 each (sign says $20 normally). Very good service. No problems. Good selection of food. Only problem was that they ran out of Flan before my wife got some. All in all a good...More

Thank Woodcrest55129
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The least service and professionalism I've ever experienced, our group includes the perspective of a professional server as well. We arrived at 5:45pm for our reservation. Yes, the restaurant was busy. We were seated on the highest floor. There were 2 servers for 11 tables....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I decided to go to the Loring Pasta Bar before in Indigo Girls concert at the Varsity Theatre. We arrived around 5:20 which we thought would allow plenty of time for a 7 pm concert. We were seated and it was least...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is two story with tables on the second floor surrounding the first floor. The service was excellent and the food portions were very large. The food is predominantly Italian style with some other food choices also.

Thank TanyaOkemos
Reviewed April 2, 2018

The service is great. The food is OK. Lack of bread and butter. No cheese or cold cuts. The salmon had no dill dip. The meat was dry and no sauces. Macaroni and cheese was sour. The ice cream completely rock frozen. Omelettes, I had...More

Thank cetobler
Reviewed March 27, 2018

The Loring Pasta Bar is now employee owned, the setting is still better than many art galleries, the food was superb and the service courteous and prompt. Come early while they're still plenty of salmon and roast beef. The crab pasta was great too! We...More

Thank Ted T
Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

Attended party at this restaurant and the food was fun especially meatball sliders. Staff was pleasant good venue for an event

Thank pillowandfork
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Came for a happy hour drink before dinner. Then enjoyed an appetizer and food. The food was very good and small portions. Didn’t leave me hungry but also not any to bring back. We had the tortellini, a seafood pasta and a pasta with sun...More

Thank F00d13MN
Reviewed October 31, 2017

I consider this place to be one of the best restaurants in the twin cities, which is saying a lot. I've gotten my birthday dinners here for the past 4 years. Their appetizers are varied, their entrees are the perfect portions and the drinks are...More

Thank Meryem Z
Reviewed October 21, 2017

In town for wedding. Rehearsal dinner here. Really fun. Very good buffet served food with Italian bent. Salmon and chicken especially good. Live music and interesting architecture.

1  Thank meldeucef
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 327 14th Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-2003
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > University / Dinkytown
  • Neighbourhood: University / Dinkytown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-378-4849
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