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Happy 4706!

  Where:  2450 Nicollet Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-870-8000   When:  M–Th, 11 a.m.–10 p.m., F, 11 a.m.–Midnight, Sa, 10 a.m.–10 p.m., Su, 10 a.m.–Midnight   Price:  Dinner Entrées, $10–80 On

Valentines for Some of Us

Dear St. Valentine,   This is that time of year when roses, chocolates, and Cupid’s arrows cause us to remember St. Valentine’s Day. But the history of St. Valentine’s Day

Rino, Star

The highest honor an Italian chef can receive is “the black jacket,” signifying election to the Master Chef Board of the International Federation of Italian Chefs. This fall, Calogero Rino

Northern Comfort

Where: Pop! 2859 Johnson St. NE, Minneapolis 612-788-0455 poprestaurant.com   When: M–Th, 11 a.m.–3:30 p.m., 5–9 p.m. F–Sa, 11 a.m.–3:30 p.m., 5–10 p.m. Prices: Dinner entrées, $10–$15.50 Everyone has their

“I’d Like That ‘Pittsburgh Blue'”

Pittsburgh Blue in Maple Grove is the latest addition to Phil Roberts’ Parasole restaurant group, but “we’ve been serving steaks ‘Pittsburgh blue’ for 20 years down at Manny’s,” he says.

So Not a Hotel Restaurant

  Where FireLake Grill 31 S. 7th St., Minneapolis 612-216-3473 www.firelakerestaurant.com When Dinner, 5–11 p.m.  M–F  2–11 p.m. Sa–Su Price Entrées, $15–30   FireLake Grill suffers some risks as an