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17523 Minnetonka Blvd., Minnetonka, MN (Hwy 101)
Free Round Trip Car Service in our new 2010 Cadillac Escalade. Up to 6 people
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11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations

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  • 24
    Excellent
  • 43
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 15
    Poor
  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Happy Hour!

We love Spasso Happy Hour! It has a beautiful patio and great prices on drinks and appetizers. It is a wonderful neighborhood spot.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
Susan W
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Doing business
  • Families with children
  • Romantic
  • Large groups
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

We love Spasso Happy Hour! It has a beautiful patio and great prices on drinks and appetizers. It is a wonderful neighborhood spot.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We went here a two times and the wait is terrible. Last we drop by for a quick eat, the place was not busy but the wait took almost an hour! The burger came with wilted veggies/greens and it was terrible. Overpriced, slow service and just so-so food.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Pretty surprised at the reviews this place has received. Most people are complaining that the food is OK or overpriced but all their pastas are $18 or less! Given its location in Minnetonka I was very surprised at this sentiment. Regardless I have always found their food very tasty especially at their price point and obviously their wine list is... More 

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Friends invited us to this restaurant in a Minnetonka strip mall. It was a pleasant surprise, as it was slightly upscale with very nicely decorated. The wine, beer and food menu was very good, and the food tasted great.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015 via mobile

Probably my 10th visit to this unique corner establishment in Mnnetonka. Why do we like it? Food is great, but it is the Wine Shop owned by the same team that owns Spasso's that sets it apart from the competion. Before dinner stop in and have Tyler Melton, the GM, assist in selecting a wine outside your comfort level -... More 

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Minnetonka, Minnesota
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015 via mobile

Like others I really want to love Spasso's but it is just okay. Bar gets crowded so if you do not have a seat at the bar you have to stand, no high tops to grab. Draft beer selection is hit or miss. But they always have nice wine pairings. People go there for special occasions, date night or the... More 

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Minneapolis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We eat here once a week. Great happy hour. Full menu with lots of choices. Really like the wood fired pizza, seafood pasta, polenta fries, warm olives, and especially the vegetarian lasagna.

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Minnetonka, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

It is our local hangout. I have found there food to be good, but used to be great. Service is good and they have nice happy hour.

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Minnetonka, Minnesota
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Unfortunately this area of Minnetonka is seriously lacking in restaurant choices. Happy hour is good - but the happy hour food is very strange and nondescriptive. Prices outside of happy hour are WAY too high - can't justify it. The great news is that you can go to the wine store next door and purchase a bottle, bring it in... More 

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Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Went there for lunch with friends from work. I tried the 2 for $10 lunch special with penne bolognese and tomato bisque soup . The lunch special offers a nice selection of options with soup, salads and pasta dishes. My penne bolognese was good with fresh parmesan on top. The soup was very disappointing though. Thick and gritty and tasted... More 

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Additional Information about Spasso

Address: 17523 Minnetonka Blvd., Minnetonka, MN
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minnetonka
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 17523 Minnetonka Blvd., Minnetonka, MN
    (Hwy 101)
  • Public Transportation: Free Round Trip Car Service in our new 2010 Cadillac Escalade. Up to 6 people
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minnetonka

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Bar scene, Doing business, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?