11 Mom & Pop Restaurants In Minneapolis-Saint Paul That Serve Home Cooked Meals To Die For

On bad days, we seek familiarity, often times in the form of food. Comfort food, like our parents and grandparents made, evoke nostalgic feelings, which seemingly always make us feel better. Minneapolis and Saint Paul have a variety of thriving small businesses with incredible mom & pop restaurants. No matter where you’re from, you’ll find comfort in food in the Twin Cities. Here are the 11 best mom & pop restaurants in Minneapolis-Saint Paul.

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There are just some days where all you need is a proper home cooked meal. Lucky for us in Minneapolis-Saint Paul, we have a million places to choose from for our comfort food. What’s your favorite mom & pop restaurant in the Twin Cities? Let us know in the comments below.

If you’re looking for underrated restaurants in the area, read These 10 Restaurants In Minneapolis-Saint Paul Don’t Look Like Much… But WOW They’re Good.