La Belle Vie

French, Lounge, Wine Bar
$ $ $ $
510 Groveland Ave (Groveland & Lyndale)
Minneapolis, MN 55403
(612) 874-6440
5:00pm - 10:00pm
5:00pm - 10:00pm
5:00pm - 10:00pm
5:00pm - 10:00pm
5:00pm - 11:00pm
5:00pm - 11:00pm
5:00pm - 9:00pm



  • Have Johnny make you a cocktail in the lounge and send word back to Y.C. in the kitchen
  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine editors pick for best cocktails.
  • Sit at the bar. Talk to Johnny. Try his drinks.
  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine editors pick for favorite place for a first date or celebration.
  • Best Bar Dining 2012: Its bubbles and French fries. LBV lounge is the classiest bar in town, has the toniest cocktails and wine list, yet remains humbly chill and warmly welcoming.
  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine readers pick for best cocktails.
  • Voted Best Restaurant (Minneapolis) by City Pages in 2010. The best fine-dining deal in town: The $40, four-course tasting menu offered in La Belle Vies lounge.
  • Treat yourself to the tasting menu. Unbelievable and the atmosphere is perfect.
  • Sit in the lounge. If Johnny's working, ask for a Horse's Neck.
  • Get the homemade potato chips with truffle dip. 5 bucks. TDF.
  • Come in and get the new items on the menu!
  • Try the Octopus Pastrami. With its new octopus pastrami with caraway mustard, pickled cabbage, and rye, LBV remains a cutting-edge player on our food scene.Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, February 2011
  • Highest rated restaurant in Zagat Minneapolis...charming.
  • The 'Parlez vous' can always turn your frown upside down. Or at least you on your head.
  • Johnny, Michael, and Pip work their magic behind the bar; grab a stool and enjoy the tasty liquid ride.
  • There 7 course tasting menu
  • Why drink white wine when you can have Champagne?
  • The Chef's Tasting Menu is a galloping parade of compounding awesomeness. Also, forget the dress code. Think "hobo with tie".
  • The staff and bartenders are truly nice. Go in and enjoy yourself.
  • Don't forget LBV has an excellent non-alcoholic cocktail menu - everyone can enjoy a visit to the lounge.

Nearby places

1750 Hennepin Ave (at Vineland Pl)
1121 Hennepin Ave (btwn 11th St N & 12th St N)
1933 Colfax Ave S (at W Franklin Ave)