Look here to find out how local businesses are operating!

Updated January 7

[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 for takeout/delivery only. Online and phone orders. Delivery by Bite Squad, Uber Eats. Restricted hours.

Birchwood Cafe. Open for takeout/delivery only, Wed. – Sun.  Family meals & bulk orders available– see Facebook or website. Delivery by DoorDash.  Restricted hours.

Bull’s Horn. Open for contactless curbside pickup only. Online and phone orders. Check Facebook for hours.

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

Dragon Wok* (George Floyd Square). Open for takeout/delivery only.  Delivery by Bite Squad, GrubHub. Hours may fluctuate depending on location status.

French Meadow. Open for takeout/delivery only. Delivery by Bite Squad, DoorDash, GrubHub, Uber Eats. Usual hours.

Galactic Pizza. Open for takeout/delivery only. Restaurant,  DoorDash or Postmates delivery. 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 for takeout/delivery only. Online and phone orders. Delivery by Bite Squad, Uber Eats. Usual hours.

Heather’s. Open for takeout/delivery only. Delivery by Bite Squad. Usual hours.

Himalayan*. Open for takeout/delivery only. Online and phone orders. Delivery by Bite Squad. Usual hours.

(Note – during the “pause,” food court tables not available at Midtown Global Market (MGM). Keep mask on at all times while in the building.)

Hot Indian Foods* (at MGM). Open with restrictions. Online and phone orders. Delivery by Bite Squad, Chow Now, DoorDash.

Infused Life Plant-based Eatery* (at MGM). Open with restrictions.

Jakeeno’s (at MGM). Permanently closed.

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

Lucy’s Market & Carryout*. Open for takeout. Usual hours; closed Tuesdays.

Mama Sheila’s*. Open for takeout/delivery only. Delivery by Uber Eats. Restricted hours.

Mannys Tortas* (at MGM). Open with restrictions. Online and phone orders. Delivery by Bite Squad & GrubHub.

Maria’s Café. Open for takeout only. No online ordering. No delivery. Usual hours.

Merlins Rest. Open for takeout/delivery only. Delivery by Bite Squad. Restricted hours except for takeout.

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

Northbound Smokehouse Brewpub. Open for takeout only.  Call for pickup. Usual hours.

Parkway Pizza. Open for takeout/delivery only. Online and phone orders. Delivery by business or thru Bite Squad.  Usual hours.

Quang*. Open for takeout/delivery only. Online and phone orders. Delivery by Bite Squad, DoorDash. Usual hours.

Reverie. Open for takeout only. Online and phone orders. Restricted hours. Beer and wine available.

Sandcastle. Closed for 2020, back in spring 2021.

Smoke in the Pit*. Open for takeout/delivery only. Phone orders. Delivery by Bite Squad. No curbside pickup. Pre-order grab and go.

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

The Howe. Open for takeout/delivery only.  Delivery by Bite Squad & Uber Eats.  Usual hours.

Trio Plant-based*. Open for takeout/delivery only. Full menu. Usual hours.

 

 Bakery/Coffee/Deli

A Bakers Wife. Open for takeout/delivery only. Online and phone orders. No delivery. No curbside pickup. Restricted hours.

Butter Bakery. Open for takeout/delivery only. Online order and delivery by Chow Now. No curbside pickup. Restricted hours. Pay it forward for sanctuary meals.

Café Meow. Open for takeout/delivery only.  Online and phone orders. Cat lounge experience by reservation. Still fostering cats—visit cats by video.

Café Wyrd. Open for takeout/delivery only. Order online for pickup at www.toasttab.com/cafewyrd/v3.

Geek Love Café (in Moon Palace). Ordering window and pickup north side of building. Restricted hours.

Key West Bistro. Open for takeout/delivery only. Online and phone orders. Delivery by Bite Squad, Door Dash, GrubHub & Uber Eats. Usual hours.

May Day Café. Open for takeout Fri. thru Mon., 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. See Facebook for details.

Mel-O-Glaze. Open for takeout/delivery only. Call for information about delivery or curbside pickup.  Grab and go. Usual hours.

Riverview Café. Open for takeout/delivery only.  No online or phone orders. No delivery, no curbside. Usual hours.

Sisters’ Sludge. Open for takeout/delivery only. No online or phone orders. Grab and go. Usual hours.

Sovereign Grounds*. Open for takeout only. Grab and go. Restricted hours.

 

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. New – delivery offered – see website. Slightly 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 Street). 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 with restrictions. 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 and Staples

Instacart. Aldi, Costco, Bed Bath & Beyond, Costco, Cub Foods, CVS, Fresh Thyme, Lakewinds Co-op, Lunds & Byerlys, Petco,  Staples, United Noodles, Wedge Co-op

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

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

 

Delivery Services for Market Boxes, Meals or Meal Kits

Every Plate. Meals and meal kits. Some no-prep, very lo-prep. Cheapest. www.everyplate.com

Imperfect Foods. Market boxes, organic produce, meat and fish, pantry items. www.imperfectfoods.com

Local Crate. Twin Cities exclusive meal kits by chefs like Gavin Keysen, Ann Kim. localcrate.com Can be picked up in stores or delivered.

Misfits Market. Market boxes, all produce organic, extras at discounts. www.misfitsmarket.com

Origin Meals. Local company. No-prep meals. Very good for keto or paleo, no/very few veg options. www.originmeals.com

Sun Basket. Meal kits and meals. Best selection of healthy options. All produce organic. www.sunbasket.com

Thrive Market. Market boxes, mostly non-perishables, no produce. Own brand very good value, mostly organic. Lots of selection. thrivemarket.com

 

Farmers Markets

Mill City Indoor Saturday. Open the following days for winter: 1/09, 2/13.

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

 

Pharmacy

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

Present Moment*. Open to public. Usual hours.

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

Walgreens (Hiawatha & 46th). Open to public. Usual hours, plus drive-thru.

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

 

Retail

Art Shoppe (at MGM). Open 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturdays. Open 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. other days except closed Tuesday.

Boneshaker Books*. Closed to public. Online ordering and delivery via Bookshop.com.

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

East Lake Craft Brewing (at MGM). Open for takeout only. 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. Delivery by USPS or to-go window pickup Mon. – Sat., 11 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. (They call or text when ready.)

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.

Quilt Shop Co-op. Open for online shopping: quiltshopcoop.com/shop. In person 1-hour shopping by appointment Mondays 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. & Saturdays 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.  Email info@quiltshopcoop.com for appointments.

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

Tare Market. Zero-waste bulk foods, personal items, more. Open with restrictions, usual hours.

Target (Lake Street & Hiawatha). Reopened. Usual hours.

 

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).  See https://www.hclib.org/about/locations for branch statuses and hours.  Computer use by appt – Franklin. Limited computer use & grab-and-go books and media – Central (downtown), Arvonne Fraser (Dinkytown), East Lake, Hosmer (Central), Nokomis (51st Street). Grab-and-go only – Southdale. All of the above listed libraries except Franklin (and many more in other areas) now accepting returns.

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.

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 winter hours – Sat & Sun only.

 

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. All classes now virtual. Massage therapy & health coaching with restrictions. Yoga on demand (new). See website for details.

Blaisdell YMCA.  Online fitness classes available.

Five Elements Martial Arts. Zoom classes only. See website for details.

Midtown YWCA.  Online fitness classes available.

The Fix Studio and Café. Virtual fitness classes. Café open for grab and go or online ordering.

 

Nonprofit

Ani-meals – Meals on Wheels for Pets. Contact Community Emergency Service 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.

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

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). See mutual aid link for list of needs.

Augustana Senior Homes (Elliot Park). See mutual aid link for list of needs.

Brian Coyle Center. Food distribution. See mutual aid link for days and times.

Food Shelf in a Box at Folwell School. Mobile boxed food distribution. 3rd Tues. each month, 3 – 6 p.m.

Food Shelf in a Box at Hiawatha YMCA. Mobile boxed food distribution. 1st Wed. each month, 3 – 6 p.m.

Greater Friendship Missionary Baptist Church. See mutual aid link for list of needs. Uses Signup Genius App for volunteers. Distribution Tuesdays & Thursdays, 2nd & 4th Saturdays.

Midtown YWCA. See mutual aid link for list of needs. Distribution by reservation, link in link above.

Phillips Free Store at Walker Church (previously outdoors at Grease Pit). See mutual aid link for list of needs. Open 2 – 7 p.m. Fridays.

Provision Community Restaurant. Free meals to go, M-F, noon to 1 p.m. Accepts donations of food or financial contributions.

Sanctuary Movement Supply Depot (PPNA Office 35th Street). See mutual aid link for list of needs. Or inquire at the depot for more up-to-date info.

Sanctuaries for houseless people. See https://www.minneapolisparks.org/encampments/ for updates from MPRB on houseless encampment sites. Situation is volatile, so check frequently if you’re trying to help. See mutual aid link for list of needs.

According to MPRB, the only encampments still open:

Minnehaha Falls Park with 28 tents.

 

 

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