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After pickle pizza wowed State Fair, Mpls. pizzeria launches own version

It comes after the craze for the newly debuted item at the Minnesota State Fair.

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Two Minneapolis restaurants announce closures

It's the end of the line for Pie & Mighty and Bunny's Bar & Grill.

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Tickets still available for Minnesota State Fair preview event

The five-day Minnesota State Fair taster event, featuring over 30 food and drink vendors, is making its return at the end of the month.

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Shuttered Hastings bakery is sold, new operator reportedly stepping in

Emily's Bakery & Deli closed after more than 100 years in November.

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Popular restaurant Hazelwood to get fourth location 'this summer'

It currently operates in Bloomington, St. Louis Park and Tonka Bay.

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More than 2 years after announcing, Duck Donuts finally opens at MOA

The grand opening of the new location took place Wednesday.

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Hershey is buying North Dakota's Dot's Pretzels in deal worth $1.2 billion

Also included in the deal is the pretzel maker Pretzels Inc.

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Union Hmong Kitchen will move into Mpls. food hall

Chef Yia Vang said they're "so excited to settle in and have a home."

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2 MN restaurants make New York Times' 2021 favorite restaurant list

The list features places the paper is most excited about right now.

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Jester Concepts' Butcher & the Boar announces its new location

It's not to be confused with The Butcher's Tale, which opened in the former Butcher & the Boar spot.

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After 10 months, Surly's pizza restaurant will reopen next week

The upstairs pizza joint closed last November ahead of the winter lockdown.

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Panera in Rochester temporarily closes due to ongoing staffing issues

The restaurant industry as a whole is struggling to find enough workers.

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Foodie news site Heavy Table pulls out of MN State Fair

They've been reviewing fair foods since 2010.

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About 150 vendors aren't returning to the State Fair this year

Vendors have cited COVID-19 concerns as well as the labor shortage as reasons for dropping out.

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Menchie's frozen yogurt in St. Paul to close next month

The shop has been open in St. Paul's Highland Park neighborhood for more than a decade.

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Osseo bar changing hours, cutting menu amid staffing shortage

It will be closed Mondays as to not make staff work 11 days in a row.

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Riverview Cafe in south Minneapolis closes, plans to 'reassess' its future

The cafe and wine bar was open in the Longfellow neighborhood for 23 years.

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4 new food vendors opening at Keg and Case in St. Paul

A build-your-own pasta shop and a juice bar are among the new options at the food hall and market.