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Things to do in Downtown East, Minneapolis

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Theatre
“Minneapolis St. Paul is well known for our theater scene, and this is the ultimate experience. Tickets aren't cheap, but totally worth the experience!”
  • 157 locals recommend
Bridge
“Great walking and sightseeing downtown Minneapolis and The Mississippi River. ”
  • 117 locals recommend
Football Stadium
“Home of the MN Vikings! Like the Target Center US Banks stadium will also hold concerts, if you go be sure to sit as close as you can, the quality in sound decreases as you go up. ”
  • 60 locals recommend
History Museum
“History of the flour industry told through interactive exhibits in the rebuilt ruins of an old mill. Did you know that Minneapolis was once the biggest flour producer in the world?”
  • 91 locals recommend
Bridge
“Especially when the weather is warm, it is nice to take a walk or a bike ride near the Stone Arch Bridge. You'll find some nice restaurants, concert venues and museums by the river.”
  • 53 locals recommend
Park
“Gorgeous carpet of grass and perfectly manicured landscape. If you’re looking for a peaceful place to hang a hammock or play a lawn game, try Gold Medal.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“Beautiful farmers market on the steps of the Guthrie Theater & overlooking the Mississippi.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Food
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“hand-made ice cream with an extra little scoop (Izzy scoop) so you can try another flavour”
  • 13 locals recommend
Park
“Downtown green space - right on the riverfront with nearby eats and the Guthrie Theater”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bridge
“This Bridge is on the Mississippi by the Guthrie Theater and is open to Pedestrians. Cars cannot go on it. So, you can take lots of nice photos on it and get a wonderful view of the city and river. It is a historic bridge that is worth a visit! ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“The only waterfall on the Mississippi River. The mills around which Minneapolis grew were powered by St. Anthony Falls.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
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“Zen Box Izakaya Japanese Pub and Kitchen is a Chef Driven Ramen-Centric Izakaya by a Chef & Wife team in Downtown Minneapolis' Mill District.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Stadium
“Currently being rebuilt as the home of the MN Vikings, the new stadium will offer world class sport viewing, just four blocks from your door.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Located in a converted firehouse in Minneapolis’ Cedar-Riverside neighborhood, Mixed Blood’s mission is dedicated to the dream of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., which it pursues by staging mostly contemporary plays with as much spirit and edge as you’ll find anywhere in the nation. Recent seasons have seen explorations of race, gender, sexuality, nationality and differences in physical abilities—in works ranging from the worlds of sports to developing countries to modern suburbia. It also pursues a policy called Radical Hospitality, which means tickets are all free on a first-come, first-served basis (you can also pay to reserve a seat in advance).”
  • 7 locals recommend
Stadium
“ Minnesota Vikings Football Stadium - Book a tour for a behind the scenes look”
  • 3 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Great for a pre-game brunch buffet or late night beer at the bar. Take a recommendation from the bartender, they are super knowledgeable about their brews.”
  • 5 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bar
“Zen Box Izakaya Japanese Pub and Kitchen is a Chef Driven Ramen-Centric Izakaya by a Chef & Wife team in Downtown Minneapolis' Mill District.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Brewery
“Great for a pre-game brunch buffet or late night beer at the bar. Take a recommendation from the bartender, they are super knowledgeable about their brews.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“Located in Minneapolis' Seven Corners neighborhood, this place boasts a HUGE beer list, yummy food (happy hour deals as well) and a large outdoor seating area. Check out the local art on the walls inside.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Brewpub with amazing food that is just up 11st street and near gold medal park”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“established NE dive bar and hipster hangout. great place to grab a cheap drink, patio, and Heggie's frozen pizzas.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Gay centric bar for good, strong drinks in a down-to-earth atmosphere. Their little kitchen puts out some decent bar food at very reasonable prices. Friendly staff. Patio has been recently expanded.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Be part of the large East African community in Minneapolis. If you've never had Ethiopian food, just bring a few friends and get the sampler platter. So damn good.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“2009 James Beard award winner Chef Tim McKee designed the core menu for Sea Change which focuses on sustainable seafood, highlighting fisheries that use environmentally responsible methods of gathering and farming seafood. The menu also includes a number of items under the heading “Not Fish” as well as late night offerings of small plates and raw bar selections.”
  • 4 locals recommend

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