The Secret Door That Takes You To The Best Little Speakeasy In North Dakota
North Dakota’s capital city of Bismarck had quite the reputation during the Prohibition era. The oldest restaurant in the state, Peacock Alley, is located there and there are many legends that during the 1920s, secret tunnels underneath the restaurant were used to smuggle in alcohol for secret speakeasies. Obviously those days are long gone and Prohibition was repealed, but that’s not to say this city isn’t still hiding some secrets…
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These hidden gems aren’t behind secret doors, but if you’re looking for lesser-known restaurants in North Dakota, you’ll definitely want to check out this list of the best of the best.
Leah moved to North Dakota when she was 12 years old and has traveled from the Red River Valley to the badlands and many places in between. She loves small-town life and currently enjoys living on a small farm in the ND prairie. She's always had a passion for writing and has participated in novel writing challenges such as NaNoWriMo multiple times. Her favorite part about this job is recognizing small businesses that deserve a boost and seeing the positive affect her articles can have on their traffic, especially in rural areas that might have otherwise gone overlooked.
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