The Craftsman

New American
$ $ $
4300 E Lake St (at 43rd Ave S)
Minneapolis, MN 55406
4:00pm - 9:30pm
4:00pm - 9:30pm
4:00pm - 9:30pm
4:00pm - 9:30pm
4:00pm - 10:00pm
4:00pm - 10:00pm
10:00am - 9:00pm



  • Look out for the mice on the patio!
  • Try the charcuterie plate and it's mind blowing pat.
  • Pulled pork sandwich is delish.
  • Local restaurant that uses local producers and farmers to supply ingredients. American cuisine, delicious, great wine, low key. This is a great place for foodies. Menu changes seasonally.
  • make a reservation because otherwise the nerdy looking hostess will get crabby with you.
  • Awesome food and great drinks. Get the Cherry Sidecar if available.
  • I've never had a bad meal here... anything they do with pork is going to be delish.
  • Premier locavore american vernacular cuisine. Carbonara is terrific, charcuterie amazing...can't go wrong. Great house drinks, too.
  • grilled pork chop, parsnip bread pudding, roasted parsnips, chard and demi-glace
  • house made pappardelle with duck bolognese, savoy spinach, parmigiano reggiano and lemon oil
  • whole roast rainbow trout with shiitake mushrooms, popcorn creamed kale, and butternut squash puree
  • selection of artisan cheeses and accompaniments (small size)
  • white bean and roasted cauliflower hummus with crackers and winter vegetables
  • Best Reuben in the Twin Cities.
  • Delicious food, comfortable and casual atmosphere -- great date place!
  • The gnocchi are to die for-- very light.
  • duck confit is excellent. salted toffee ice cream too
  • do not order the lamb -WAY too salty. just go for a drink and the charcuterie plate.
  • Had the tri tip special. It was very good
  • Try the Turkey Burger

Nearby places

3601 E Lake St
4400 E Lake St (at 44th Ave S)
2034 Marshall Ave (Cleveland)