After a long day or week, it’s always nice to relax and unwind with an adult beverage. And even though dive bars are great, sometimes you want to imbibe in an environment with a little more class. Residents of our Uptown Minneapolis apartments will love sipping on a handcrafted cocktail or local craft beer at some of these classy and chic establishments near Excelsior & Grand.
REVEAL Rooftop Bar & Lounge
What’s better than delicious tapas and creative cocktails? Enjoying those things on a rooftop with incredible views surrounded by amazing company—and you can do that at REVEAL Rooftop Bar & Lounge. Located at the top of the AC Hotel by Marriott, this sophisticated hot spot is just a 9-minute drive from our St. Louis Park apartments. The drink menu boasts an impressive selection of beer, wine, cocktails, and spirits, while the food menu offers plenty of options for sharing with friends. View the menus and more on the REVEAL website.
For over 25 years, the Mackenzie Pub has been serving cold beers and tasty food to locals and tourists alike. Known as an “American Bar with a Scotch Flavor,” the Mackenzie has one of the best craft beer selections in the entire region and some tasty pub fare that’s been elevated to the next level. See hours, view the menus, and more on the Mackenzie Pub website.
For an experience unlike any other, you’re going to want to enjoy a drink at The Local. Located just 10 minutes from our Uptown Minneapolis apartments, this neighborhood staple features a 16-foot dome ceiling, an elaborate hand-carved bar, and an environment that takes you away to a different time and place. Sit at the bartop and exchange stories while sipping on a Jameson and be sure to order something off of their notoriously addictive food menu. Make reservations, view menus, and more on The Local’s website.
Trax Burgers & Bar
Burgers might not sound like the classiest of foods, but that’s because you haven’t been to Trax Burgers & Bar yet. After a show at the Fillmore, a long day of work, or just a night out with friends, Trax is here to deliver tasty cocktails and even tastier food. Of course, burgers are their specialty, but you’ll also find salads, sandwiches, and other options. As far as drinks go, you’ll have a hard time choosing from their extensive menu of options like tap beers, cocktails, and more. Head over to the website for menus, Fillmore events, and more.
Mainstreet Bar & Grill
With happy hour 7 days a week, juicy burgers, and cold craft beer, what more do you really need? Mainstreet Bar and Grill is the perfect place to go when you want a welcoming atmosphere where you can watch the big game and relax with your friends. In addition to cold drinks and great pub fare, Mainstreet also has darts, pull tabs, live music, and more. Check out the website for menus, calendars, and other details.
You don’t have to drive very far to enjoy a drink in a classy environment when you live at Excelsior & Grand. Swing by and view our gorgeous floor plans today.