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American, Bar, Pub
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2528 Nicollet Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN (Between 25th and 26th)
(612) 276-6523
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Open now
All hours
Sun 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 am
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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102 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Lunch with friends. Service was very good. Eclectic menu, nicely prepared and presented food. Great place to watch music. The only thing I'd complain about is that the din of the patrons tends to drown out the sound coming from the performers. Noticed this both on visits. I'd like to see an upgraded sound system but That's my only complaint.

Thank DandD763
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is awesome - I've been for breakfast and dinner and it hasn't disappointed. The only reason why I knocked down the rating was due to average service and ambiance. If you don't care too much about those things, I would actually rate the food on the 5-star end, driven by the tasting menu at the chef's table... More 

Thank Katherine V
Port Antonio, Jamaica
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76 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

This was a return trip and it lived up to expectations. Great country western singers/steel guitar, lovely cider and all types of good food. the inside and outside seating is great in this preserved old building. I always remember the red curtain from some old movie theatre on the stage. everything about this place is impressive, and beware you may... More 

Thank bamboobwah
Tucson, Arizona
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

We have dined at Icehouse a number of times, including for birthday celebrations with a 10 course chef's table menu. Chef Matt prepares unusual combinations of fresh food, presented artistically and with an international flair. Tonight I had the soft shell crab Caesar and a tuna/soba dish while my husband also had a rare (!) burger and among the best... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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211 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

I had a business lunch at Icehouse recently and I can't think of one thing I though was above average during my meal. There were very few people there on a beautiful day. After a brief discussion with the chef, our waiter was unable to accommodate a pretty simple menu request. And our dishes were small and only moderately interesting... More 

Thank Jay M
Hopkins, Minnesota, USA
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91 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

Unusual menu, some unfamiliar words but waiter explained well. Every drink, main and side was interesting. Wife has short ribs which were more like steak tips, not usual fatty slabs -- which was good. This is a music venue at night. We went early weekday evening so was quiet. No street parking available but off streets lot with valet parking... More 

Thank Richard L
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567 reviews
407 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

I have been very surprised by the quality of the dishes... Very tasty, fresh and mixing some surprising flavor. All plates were delicious. Atmosphere is also unique and friendly. Live music event are also great

Thank Bambooly
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016 via mobile

The servers and staff at this restaurant, bar, music venue went out of their way to be friendly and helpful. It was a busy night as there was live music and we didn't have reservations. They found a place for us and even though we had tow wait quite awhile for one in our party to arrive there was no... More 

Thank Wendy326
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

Always surprised to actually enjoy my food in a restaurant, and this place delighted me on two occasions.

Thank sourdoughbaker
Southern Minnesota
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76 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

Our first time at Icehouse and we couldn't have been more pleased! Nissa was an excellent server in every way. She was friendly, professional and knowledgeable about the menu. She was attentive without being obtrusive and never made us feel rushed so we could enjoy a relaxed meal. The food was beautifully presented and delicious! The pastries on the assorted... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 1:00 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
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2528 Nicollet Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
    (Between 25th and 26th)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: (612) 276-6523

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