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The rapid expansion of healthy foods restaurant Crisp & Green continues in the Twin Cities, with Steel Brands announcing Monday that the newest restaurant will open in Apple Valley next month. 

Crisp & Green Apple Valley will open July 9 at 15610 English Ave, Suite 300. It'll become the 13th Crisp & Green in Minnesota, all of them in the Twin Cities. Other locations

  • Blaine
  • Chanhassen
  • Edina
  • Maple Grove
  • Minneapolis (Dinkytown)
  • Minneapolis (North Loop)
  • Minneapolis (Uptown)
  • Plymouth
  • St. Paul (Grand Avenue)
  • St. Paul (Highland Park)
  • Wayzata
  • Woodbury

The company website says more Crisp & Green restaurants are "coming soon" to metro locations in Lino Lakes, MSP Airport, Prior Lake/Savage, Rogers, Roseville, St. Louis Park and White Bear Lake, and in greater Minnesota cities Brainerd, Duluth, Mankato and St. Cloud. 

Steele Brands plans to have 30 Crisp & Green stores in Minnesota within the next two years. The company's motto is helping people eat healthy and avoid fast food, though the food at Crisp & Green doesn't take long to order and receive.

The restaurant chain is based in Minnesota but since debuting in 2016 has 195 Crisp & Green stores nationwide that are either open or in development. 

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