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Tilia

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2726 W 43rd St, Minneapolis, MN 55410-1656
612-354-2806
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9:00 am - 1:00 am
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Minneapolis Mn
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312 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Well, mediocre doesn't quite describe the setting. It's really sort of grungy, but apparently people don't mind because they still flock to Tilia for the food. Our group of four had dinner at Tilia on March 23, 2011, and nothing has changed since then, particularly the fabric on the chairs. That's the grunge part. When I gripped the table to... More 

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Thank JandJ67
New Zealand
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I visited here for dinner and it was absolutely fantastic. Dessert menu is small and nothing to write home about but the appetizers and mains were great! Will definitely be back

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Thank CKool22
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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220 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first meal at Tilia, which came highly recommended by a few friends. Don't be fooled because Tilia is very understated (you have to look carefully for the sign on the front door), the staff is young and the dress code is very casual. But our meal was unique and very, very good and their service (at least... More 

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Thank Jay M
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming here regularly and we always order the cheese burger as it is one of the best on town. Our server recommended the Fish Sandwich to which my GF and I replied thanks but we don't eat fish. Our server was confident that we will LOVE it so we listened and ordered one burger and one fish... More 

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Thank Far F
Minneapolis, MN
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113 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

My friend and I went for lunch. I ordered the spinach salad and she asked if she could have 1/2 of the arugula salad and 1/2 of the poor man's lobster roll (aka shrimp). The server said "yes" to everything. My salad was ok, the soft boiled egg was not soft enough and the dressing was heavy but it still... More 

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Thank jsc813
Teterboro, New Jersey
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262 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

I am only going to write this review that doesn't really say much because there is a 100 word minimum, but know that this place is crazy good.

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Thank Foodisfun77
Atlanta, Georgia
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136 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

We were looking for a late night place that served desserts and Google listed Tilia. The waiter was very nice and it seemed like a cute neighborhood place, but the three desserts that were the only way ones on the menu and that our group of 4 ordered were mostly weird and not very good. The decaf coffee was no... More 

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Thank Atlantan1972
Minneapolis - South of the River
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111 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Limited menu, tiny but cute, upper scale vs greasy spoon sort of neighborhood eatery. Shoestring fries were ok, turkey burger was flavorful and deep fried fish good. Lemonade was extremely sweet. Would go back except noisy on a beautiful Sunday night post concert at Harriet Bandshell. Cute neighborhood.

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Thank WilderE
North Dakota
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Cozy, warm and happy. The food, atmosphere and staff. A little loud for some but I loved the "spirit/soul" of the place. All around great. Thank you!

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Thank LisaNorthDakota
Minneapolis
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Great location right near Lake Harriet in Linden Hills. Service was good but food portion size was not acceptable for the price. Both the salmon and steak were very small portions and we felt a little cheated. The steak was cut up which made it seem like they were trying to make it more than it was. Extra sides were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2726 W 43rd St, Minneapolis, MN 55410-1656
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: 612-354-2806

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