Look here to find out how local businesses are operating!

Updated October 13

[Look for the * on the name of an organization that is a POC-owned or immigrant-owned business or POC- or immigrant-oriented and/or led. If we got anything wrong, please email deborama@gmail.com with your corrections.]

Restaurant/Café/Pub

Bagu Sushi & Thai*. Open with restrictions. Online and phone orders. Delivery by Bite Squad, Uber Eats. Patio. Restricted hours.

Birchwood Cafe. Open with restrictions. Online or phone orders delivered by Toast with curbside pickup. Patio. Usual menu and hours.

Bull’s Horn. Open with restrictions. Online and phone orders. No delivery. Curbside, counter pickup, patio dining. New hours.

Café Racer*. Open for takeout only, Tues. – Sun., restricted hours. See Facebook page for details.

Dragon Wok* (George Floyd Square). Open with restrictions. Delivery by Bite Squad, GrubHub. Hours may fluctuate depending on location status.

French Meadow. Open with restrictions. Phone for reservations. Delivery by Bite Squad, DoorDash, GrubHub, Uber Eats. Indoor or patio.  Usual hours.

Galactic Pizza. Open with restrictions. Takeout or patio dining. Delivery from restaurant, DoorDash or Postmates. Online ordering galacticpizza.com.

Gandhi Mahal – Curry in a Hurry* (Franklin & 31st). Open for online or phone orders, takeout/pickup. (Phone if online is not working.) Gandhi Mahal Facebook page for updates.

Hamburguesas El Gordo*. Open with restrictions. Online and phone orders. Delivery by Bite Squad, Uber Eats. Usual hours.

Heather’s. Open with restrictions. Phone for reservations. Delivery by Bite Squad. Usual hours.

Himalayan*. Open with restrictions. Online and phone orders. Delivery by Bite Squad. Patio. Usual hours.

Hot Indian Foods at MGM*. Open to public. Online and phone orders. Delivery by Bite Squad, Chow Now, DoorDash.

Infused Life Plant-based Eatery at MGM*. Open to public. New restaurant!

Jakeeno’s at MGM. Open to public. Online and phone orders. Delivery by Bite Squad, DoorDash, GrubHub.

Los Ocampo* (Chicago & Lake; MGM; St. Paul). Open for dine-in or takeout. Delivery by DoorDash. Usual hours.

Mama Sheila’s*. Open with restrictions. NEW – patio. Takeout available. Delivery by Uber Eats. Restricted hours.

Mannys Tortas at MGM*. Open to public. Online and phone orders. Delivery by Bite Squad & GrubHub.

Maria’s Café. Open with restrictions. No online ordering. No delivery. Patio. Usual hours.

Merlins Rest. Open with restrictions. Call for reservations. Delivery by Bite Squad. Patio. Restricted hours except for takeout.

Modern Times Cafe. Open to the public for takeout only. See their website or email moderntimes3200@gmail.com with questions.

Northbound Smokehouse Brewpub. Open with restrictions. Call for reservations or pickup. Patio. Usual hours.

Parkway Pizza. Open with restrictions. Online and phone orders. Delivery by business or thru Bite Squad. Patio. Usual hours.

Quang*. Open with restrictions. Online and phone orders. Delivery by Bite Squad, DoorDash. Usual hours.

Reverie. Open with restrictions. Online and phone orders. Patio. Restricted hours. Beer and wine available. Pay-it-forward, $2.50 per meal to homeless sanctuary.

Sandcastle. Closed for 2020, back in spring 2021.

Smoke in the Pit*. Open with restrictions. Phone orders. Delivery by Bite Squad. No curbside pickup. Pre-order grab and go.

Soberfish*. Open with restrictions. Online and phone orders. Delivery by Bite Squad & DoorDash. Call for curbside pickup. Restricted hours. Pre-order grab and go.

The Howe. Open with restrictions. Delivery by Bite Squad & Uber Eats. Patio. Usual hours.

Tiny Diner. Open with restrictions. Curbside takeout or patio dining with reservations recommended. No alcohol for takeout. Delivery by DoorDash, Uber Eats. Restricted hours.

Trio Plant-based*. Open with restrictions. Full menu. Usual hours.

Wendy’s House of Soul, Inc. Newish restaurant in new location. Takeout only. See Facebook page for more details.

 

Bakery/Coffee/Deli

A Bakers Wife. Open with restrictions. Online and phone orders. No delivery. No curbside pickup. Patio. Restricted hours.

Butter Bakery. Open with restrictions. Online order and delivery by Chow Now. No curbside pickup. Patio. Restricted hours. Pay it forward for sanctuary meals.

Café Meow. Open with restrictions. Online and phone orders. Cat lounge experience by reservation. Still fostering cats—visit cats by video.

Geek Love Café (in Moon Palace). Ordering window and pickup north side of building. Restricted hours plus during Midtown Farmers Market.

Key West Bistro. Open with restrictions. Online and phone orders. Delivery by Bite Squad, Door Dash, GrubHub & Uber Eats. Patio. Usual hours.

May Day Café. Open alternate Saturdays from 9 a.m. for fundraisers—baked treats, burritos, quiche for donations for community organizations. See Facebook for details.

Mel-O-Glaze. Open with restrictions. Call for information about delivery or curbside pickup. Usual hours. Grab and go.

Riverview Café. Open with restrictions. No online or phone orders. No delivery, no curbside. Patio. Usual hours.

Sisters’ Sludge. Open with restrictions. No online or phone orders. Grab and go. Patio. Usual hours.

Sovereign Grounds*. Open. Restricted hours. Grab and go.

 

Groceries 

Aldi (Lyndale & 26th). Open to public. Usual hours.

Cub Foods (mobile site at Minnehaha Mall). Open with restrictions. Restricted hours.

Cub Foods (46th and Hiawatha). Open with restrictions. Delivery available thru Instacart. Usual hours.         

Kowalski’s (Chicago Ave & 55th Street). Open to public. No online and phone orders. Order thru Shipt. No curbside pickup. Usual hours.

Longfellow Market. Open to public. No online and phone orders. No delivery. No curbside pickup. Restricted hours.

Oxendales Market (Minneapolis). Open with restrictions. No online and phone orders. No delivery. No curbside pickup. Usual hours. 7 to 8 a.m. shopping for at-risk customers.

Seward Co-op / Friendship. Open with restrictions. Check website for online ordering with curbside pickup. Restricted hours.

Wedge & Linden Hills Co-op. Open with restrictions. No phone orders. Online order for curbside pickup or order thru Instacart for delivery.  Usual hours.

 

Specialty/Convenience

Coastal Seafoods. Open with restrictions. Online and phone orders. Delivery by Mercato. Usual hours.

Dokken’s Superette (42nd St). Open to public. No online or phone orders or delivery. Usual hours.

Everetts Foods. Open to public. No online or phone orders. No delivery or curbside pickup. Restricted hours.

La Alborada*. Open to public. No online and phone orders. No delivery. No curbside pickup. Restricted hours.

Produce Exchange at MGM.  Open to the public. Online and phone orders. Delivery by Mercato.

Tom Thumb (38th Street). Open to public. Usual hours.

United Noodles. Open with restrictions. No online orders. Delivery order thru Instacart. Usual hours.

 

Delivery Services for Groceries, etc.

Instacart. Aldi, Costco, Cub Foods, CVS, Lakewinds Co-op, Lunds&Byerlys, Petco,  Staples, Wedge Co-op

Mercato. Coastal Seafoods, Eastside Food Co-op, Produce Exchange @ MGM

Shipt. CVS, Fresh Thyme, Kowalski’s, Office Max, Petco, Target

Uber. A Baker’s Wife, Lunds&Byerlys Deli, Vegan East

 

Farmers Markets

Four Sisters Farmers Market. Thursdays 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Season ends 10/29! First hour for elders and first responders.

Midtown Farmers Market. Saturday and Tuesday. Season ends 10/31! Open with restrictions. Online ordering available. No delivery. Possible curbside pickup. Usual hours.

Mill City Indoor Saturday. Open with restrictions. Online and phone orders. No delivery. No curbside pickup. Restricted hours.

Minneapolis Farmers Market Summer Season. Open to public. Winter hours start in November. No online and phone orders. No delivery. No curbside pickup. Restricted hours.

 

Pharmacy

CVS (Target – Richfield). Open to public. Usual hours.

Present Moment*. Open to public. Usual hours.

Ritual Aromatherapy at MGM. Open to public. Usual hours.

Walgreens (E Lake and 31st Ave). Mobile pharmacy open in parking lot.

Walgreens (Hiawatha & 46th). Mobile pharmacy open in parking lot.

Walgreens (Hub – Richfield). Open to public. Usual hours.

 

Retail

Boneshaker Books*. Reopening soon under new management. Frequent weekend curbside pop-ups. See Facebook page.

Dreamhaven Books. Open with restrictions. Online and phone orders. Delivery by USPS.  Restricted hours.

East Lake Craft Brewing at MGM. Open to public. Usual hours.

Electric Fetus. Open with restrictions. Online orders, delivery USPS available. Restricted hours.

Elevated Beer Wine & Spirits. Open with restrictions. Call about ordering and delivery. Restricted hours.

Groovy’s. Open with restrictions. Usual hours.

Habitat for Humanity–ReStore. Open with restrictions. Both donating and shopping. Usual hours. Read safety rules on website.

Irreverent Bookworm. Closed to public. Online and phone orders. Delivery by USPS. Check website for curbside pickup. Restricted hours.

Mother Earth Gardens. Open with restrictions. Online ordering. Curbside pickup. Usual hours.

Moon Palace Books. Closed to public. Online orders only for now. Delivery by USPS or curbside pickup Mon. – Fri., 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. (They call when ready, unable to answer phone calls at this time.) Restricted hours.

Nokomis Shoe Shop. Open to public. Online orders. Delivery by USPS–free for orders over $100. Slightly restricted hours.

Once Upon A Crime. Open with restrictions. Online orders, delivery by USPS available. Restricted hours. See website for more.

Repair Lair. Open with restrictions. Slightly restricted hours. Also does repairs.

 

Service       

Cedar Ave Repair. Open with restrictions. Usual hours. Call before visit.

Clyde’s Service Auto Repair. Open with restrictions. Usual hours. Call before visit.

Hennepin County Libraries (various locations). Some libraries now open for grab-and-go, short computer use sessions, or only computer use by appointment. See https://www.hclib.org/about/locations for branch statuses. Materials due dates extended to Nov. 18.

Hub bicycle Cooperative (Minnehaha Ave). Open for repairs.  Online shop with curbside pickup or delivery. See website or call for more.

K9 & Kitty Kutters (Bloomington Ave). Open by appointment. Waiting list. Slightly restricted hours.

Laundromat (37th & Chicago). Open to public. Usual hours.

Massage Envy (Highland Park near Lund’s/Downtown Minneapolis). Open with restrictions, by appointment. Restricted hours.

Nailish. Open with restrictions, by appointment. Usual hours.

Pedego. Open with restrictions. Phone orders. Delivery available. Call for curbside pickup. Restricted hours. Open for all services but call first.

Riverstone Salon and Wellness Center. Open with restrictions, by appointment. Usual hours.

The Grease Pit Bike Shop. Open for outdoor DIY bike repair. Usual hours.

 

Health Care 

CUHCC & CUHCC Dental. By appointment. Usual hours.

East Lake Animal Clinic. By appointment. Usual hours.

HCMC Whittier Clinic. By appointment. Usual hours. COVID-19 testing available.

Minnehaha Animal Hospital. By appointment. Usual hours.

Nokomis Pet Clinic. By appointment. Usual hours.

People’s Center. Open with restrictions. Wellness Hub closed. Online appointment requests available. Telehealth available.

People’s Center Dental Clinic (Minnehaha). Open with restrictions. Usual hours.

Pet Doctor (Franklin Ave). By appointment. Usual hours.

Spinal Frontier. By appointment. Phone orders. Restricted hours. Chiro care and wellness products.

 

Gyms, Wellness Centers, Training Facilities

Big River Yoga. Zoom classes. Outdoor classes in Brackett Park thru fall. See website for details.

Blaisdell YMCA. Open by reservation with restrictions. See website for rules and reservation process. Online fitness classes still available.

Five Elements Martial Arts. Limited size classes with restrictions. Zoom classes are also continuing. See website for details.

Midtown YWCA. Open by reservation with restrictions. See website for rules and reservation process. Online fitness classes and personal training still available.

The Fix Studio and Café. Open for outdoor workouts, running, and biking. Call about other services. Restricted hours.

 

Nonprofit

Ani-meals – Meals on Wheels for Pets. Contact CES if you need pet food delivered to your home. Weekly.

Boys and Girls Clubs of TC. Open with restrictions. Restricted hours. Only open for food distribution.

Briva Health. Open with restrictions. Health care navigation by phone or appointment. Usual hours.

Greater Friendship Missionary Baptist Church. Use link above to find needs. Uses Signup Genius App for volunteers. Distribution Tue, Thu, 2nd & 4th Sat.

House of Charity (Elliot Park). Open with restrictions. Restricted hours.

Indigenous Food Lab / NATIFS* (MGM). Seeking volunteers to help prepare food for distribution. Sign up at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040544a4aa2eabfa7-volunteering.

Macedonia Baptist Church*. Open with restrictions. Restricted hours. Call for more information. Only open for food distribution.

People and Pets Together. Open with restrictions. No delivery or curbside pickup. Usual hours. Pet food shelf – 1 client at a time.

Sabathani Food Shelf*. Open with restrictions. Usual hours. Only open for food distribution.

Simpson Food Pantry. Open to public. Restricted hours. Outdoors, weather permitting.

Sisters Camelot*. Random food distributions. Check Facebook page weekly. Sites include Walker Church, Bethany Lutheran, Park Ave UMC.

Soup for You Café at Bethany Lutheran Church (Franklin). Closed to public. Distributing bag lunches at the side door Monday thru Friday, 11 a.m. until gone.

Walker Church. Open with restrictions. Hot meals, bagged groceries. Email office@walkerchurch.org or message Facebook page for information. Tuesdays only. Only open for food distribution.

Walk-in Counseling. Closed to public. Call for Phone or Zoom counseling. Usual hours.

 

Pop-up Mutual Aid Sites / Pay-as-u-can / Pay-it-forward

See https://twin-cities-mutual-aid.org/ for complete list, or for updates on needs of most of the sites listed below.

612 MASH (Medics at Chicago & 38th). Use link above to find current needs.

Annie Young Meadows Sanctuary.  Use link above to find current needs.

Acupuncturists without Borders (Calvary Lutheran Church). Free community acupuncture outdoors Sundays 2-3 p.m.

Augustana Senior Homes (Elliot Park). Use link above to find current needs.

Brian Coyle Center. Free COVID-19 tests and free flu shots. Fridays. See link above for details.

Café Racer at El Colegio*. Breaking Bread free meals. Free contactless hot meals to go Tuesdays 4 – 7 p.m.

Food Not Bombs. Taking a break, but contact via foodnotbombsminneapolis@gmail.com if you want to get involved.

Greenway Mutual Aid Project (10th Ave ramp). New houseless encampment not on above link. More info later unless you just want to go there and ask what they need.

Lake Nokomis Park Sanctuary. Use link above to find current needs.

Midtown YWCA. Use link above to find current needs. Distribution by reservation, link in link above.

Peace Coffee. Distribution of food and supplies Tue and Fri. Drop-offs at Ricardo Levin Morales Studio next door. See link above for more details.

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Park Sanctuary. Use link above to find current needs.

Sanctuary Movement Supply Depot (PPNA Office 35th Street). Use link above to find current needs. Or inquire at the depot for more up to date info.

Seward Café. Drop off 10-5 daily. Use link above for current needs. Donate via Venmo or volunteer—see Facebook. Distributions: Fri (Food), Sat (Hygiene), & Sun (Baby stuff) noon-2 p.m.

 

 

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