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The Local Irish Pub

931 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55402-3201
+1 612-904-1000
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  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
931 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55402-3201
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I were very pleased with our meal, the service and the atmosphere at The Local Irish Pub. The macaroni and cheese was so yummy! Our server was very friendly and conscientious. We sat in a booth towards the back of the restaurant...More

Thank jackielarry4
Reviewed 1 week ago

The value of the lunch menu was excellent, and the food was delicious. The service was great from the time we walked in until we left.

Thank TrailBlazer721341
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this bar on a wet Tuesday evening for dinner. It’s was mainly empty but the host put us beside an already occupied table in a tight corner. The menu was good with a nice range of Irish bar food. The food was fresh...More

Thank redsoxIreland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went here with our children (7 and 10 years). We sat inside since the forecast called for rain. The inside of the restaurant is beautiful. We sat in a little alcove which was great. The staff were all very welcoming and...More

Thank Alyssa H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A couple friends and I met up here for happy hour and we'll definitely be back! Loved the floor to ceiling wood paneling, drink specials, and atmosphere. 10/10 recommend!

Thank justalli262
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Many choices to choose from and we selected The Local. We sat outside to observe the cars that were on display. I went with fish and chips and my wife went with corned beef. Both dishes were excellent and the service was excellent. Atmosphere was...More

Thank Fred N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First impression is the crowd outdoors...streets...activity...too much! Push through that, walk in the front door. Relative silence. Beautiful woodwork. Smiling staff. I’m not one for crowds much anymore and this pub was a refuge...more importantly the staff was very engaging, smiling, and easy to interact...More

Thank majshanman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a real nice place with good food, good service and a nice atmosphere. Prices were good. I'd go back again anytime.

Thank DuBoisMoe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to this restaurant after a graduation ceremony. Was glad we stopped there! Food was excellent (had the fish sandwich) and service was stellar!

Thank N. J. M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just stopped for a quick drink on the patio. Great atmosphere and lots of beer options. Service was ok.

Thank Joanne R
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Questions & Answers
Michelle G
March 20, 2016|
Response from suprmdl76 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I have a seafood allergy and one of my coworkers has gluten/dairy allergies and we were all able to eat just fine.
Frank M
August 30, 2015|
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Response from Runner771941 | Reviewed this property |
We went for lunch and had no problem wth getting a little private booth. I don't know about reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
9:00 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
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 931 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55402-3201 (Formerly The Local)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-904-1000
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The Local celebrates two decades of enduring loyalty and adoration for its many offerings, from an 80-foot bar featuring a hand-carved back bar, numerous nooks and crannies for exchanging secrets, and ample space in the Whiskey Lounge for telling flat-out lies. Celebrate the highs and the lows in our Boardroom, Kissing Room and private event rooms, The Hollow, The Sanctuary and The Choir. Our food comes from our scratch kitchen, with an exciting menu under the direction of culinary director Vincent Francoual.
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