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Ike's Food and Cocktails

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50 S 6th St, Minneapolis, MN 55402-1540 (Nicolette Mall)
+1 612-746-4537
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10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

Long, narrow, woody, with double bar bisecting the place (this review is for DT only). Jammed on a Friday night; reservation a must. Generous varieties of so many drinks, including retro faves. Decorated with pints of old political quotes. Menu seems very ambitious; did not try guacamole at table.... at the airport??? Or in a dark seedish Dt location? Potstickers?... More 

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Thank Julia O
Coppell, Texas
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57 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed January 31, 2017

You have to eat here. Fantastic food and environment. From burgers to steaks, you can't go wrong here. I had two lunches and a dinner here after some business associates took me to lunch here. The staff are all great and the service is fantastic. Do yourself a favor and eat here.

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Thank Brandon H
Minot, North Dakota
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128 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed January 27, 2017

The hubs and I had a meal at the bar last weekend, and i was super impressed. My cob salad was enormous, the beer was ice cold, and our bartender was as nice as could be. Would highly recommend!

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Thank Kelly B
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed January 19, 2017

I travel weekly with my team through MSP and we always make it a point to stop at Ikes at concourse E. the staff are world class and attentive and make you feel like an honored guest each time you visit. Food is very solid - and their version on some classics - including the club sandwich - takes them... More 

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Thank RoadWarior2016
Ely, Minnesota
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228 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Best French fries ever. Huge drinks. Friendly wait staff. Menu good and many of the old Charlie's Cafe Exceptional items on the menu. Try it you'll like it. For airport food it's a must. Syrdyk's is very good too.

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Thank blacklake
New York
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

Classic old school supper club. Great wait staff. Great bloody marry. Great walleye sandwich. Great burgers. No cheese curds :(

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Thank Kenneth B
Tempe, Arizona
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113 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

Right around the corner from the Marriott City Center and it was perfect! Best Bloody Mary's ever- "The Weekender" - a must have! It's a meal with your Bloody Mary and the wedge salad was amazing! Others had the fish special and loved it- (Sea Bass I believe). Can't go wrong with this place!

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Thank LRRAZ
League City, Texas
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80 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

We tried desperately to get into this restaurant while not it wasn't busy. The hostess was nowhere to be found. There were two Somali refugee looking kids hanging out with the griller in the front that maybe were supposed to. E filling in for the hostess. We finally just walked into the restaurant and flagged down one of the waitresses... More 

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Mound, Minnesota
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here before and after dinner for some drinks. Our bartender was very nice and funny! It's really sad that a great place has to close at 11pm because the of riffraff downtown .

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Thank KrisiLoe
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67 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

Went here for a beverage and light dinner prior to attending an NFL game. Lively, loud atmosphere which was fine with us. Food and beverages were good, generous servings. service was okay, seemed to be disorganized.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$21 - $30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 S 6th St, Minneapolis, MN 55402-1540
    (Nicolette Mall)
  • Public Transportation: Ike's is bracketed by two stations; Warehouse Dist/Henn Avenue Station (3 Blocks away) & the Nic Mall Station (1 Block away). Take Nic mall station, go south(away from the river if that helps) one block to 6th, take a right and we are down the block on the right side. Transit web site: http://metrotransit.org/rail/index.asp
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-746-4537
Description
You’d swear this place has been around since the '40s. A bar commands the narrow room flanked by booths and tables. Servers in coats, bartenders in jackets yet with a casual air that screams welcome. American classics; juicy hand-formed burgers. Lunchtime, a carver chef slices fresh roast beef and roast turkey for sandwiches. Small plates span America’s history; supper club shrimp cocktail up-to-the-minute items as tuna tataki, fresh guacamole prepared table side, fresh spring rolls stuffed with rice noodles, shrimp and holy basil. “Big Plates”; Fillet Oscar, homemade meat loaf, pork prime rib, house smoked ribs, all can include soup, salad, bread and a basket of plastic-wrapped crackers, just like in the old days. Ike's has a serious bar, strong drinks, vintage cocktails and ice cream drinks a good selection of beers and wines by the glass. Ike's is one of downtown's favorite; retro booths, antique wood bar, with a supper-club feel.

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