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The Local Irish Pub

931 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55402-3201
+1 612-904-1000
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (22 reviews)
“fish and chips” (84 reviews)
“pot roast” (27 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
931 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55402-3201
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent fish and chips! Good atmosphere, great staff. A nice place to eat. Be sure to make reservations!

Thank maryc_9
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The tomato soup and the bison black bean soup were excellent; fish and chips good. Service was good and kind. Will return when I get a chance.

Thank Jean M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Perhaps a "off Saturday night" at 6 pm <??> but my "Minnesota burger" was pretty terrible. Ghastly small for a $14 burger (please don't charge top-drawer prices and then under-deliver) and to boot dry and overdone. The side Caesar salad was worth $1 extra. Fried...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Casual, Hip atmosphere. The food is authentic Irish pub fare. Bangers and Mash were delicious. Make ressies, note, no same day ressies. Only 5 minute walk from Orchestra Hall.

Thank Dvcgirleo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fast and friendly service, amazing food and good Irish drinks. Highly recommend the fish and chips. Will defiantly be back!

Thank AmyCarlJaxon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed dinner before a music performance at the Dakota (close by) and we had good service and an enjoyed French onion soup app and good tasting Reuben with sweet potato fries and a Minnesota Burger with chips. All were served fast and hot. I...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to have in Minneapolis. I went there without a reservation. I was a little worried about finding a place to sit because it was completely packed when i entered. However the staff quickly found me a place to sit for...More

Thank 197stevee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent an evening at the Local with a few work colleagues visiting from all parts of the US. The layout is unconventional with several segments and a back room for a semi-private gathering. Service was attentive amongst the chaos of happy hour. Stayed for dinner...More

Thank NoCalDad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mom and I took a sentimental trip back to Minneapolis to visit her childhood home. We stayed downtown at the Embassy Suites. We researched The Local and boy am I glad we did. Here's why: - The food was awesome!! The mustard is as spicy...More

Thank JMACKLongIsland
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

I had a Pub's steak. It was cooked too perfection. Lightly crunchy outside, and soft and pink inside. Exactly as I ordered it (medium rare). The waitress was very friendly and efficient. It's an excellent place where to have good food and spend some time...More

Thank WonderingScientist
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Questions & Answers
Michelle G
20 March 2016|
Response from suprmdl76 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I have a seafood allergy and one of my coworkers has gluten/dairy allergies and we were all able to eat just fine.
Frank M
30 August 2015|
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Response from Runner771941 | Reviewed this property |
We went for lunch and had no problem wth getting a little private booth. I don't know about reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 931 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55402-3201 (Formerly The Local)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-904-1000
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