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Jason DeRusha

Jason DeRusha
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Jason DeRusha is Minnesota Monthly’s food critic and editor. He was a James Beard Foundation Award finalist for his TV work covering food and is also WCCO-TV’s morning news anchor. Follow him on Instagram, @DeRushaJ, and Twitter, @DeRushaEats.

Now Open: ViV!R Debuts in Northeast Minneapolis

The Mexican cafe, bakery, and market is Centro's new neighbor

It’s Closing Time for Minnesota Restaurants and Bars

Here are 7 ways to help the industry with new COVID-19 restrictions in effect

New Restaurant Review: Taste of Rondo

On cooking soul food for St. Paul’s Rondo community, ”It’s not a perfect time,” says owner, ”but it’s time.”

New Restaurant Review: The Gnome Craft Pub

St. Paul’s biggest patio is also home to solid supper-club favorites. And lots of cheese.

New Restaurant Review: ElMar’s New York Pizza

Does Minnesota finally have a legit NY slice shop?

New Restaurant Review: Nixta Elevates Tortillas in Minneapolis

Chef Gustavo Romero raises corn "to a revered place" in this celebration of his native Mexican cuisine
The Grocer's Table is Minnesota's best new restaurant (er, one of two best new restaurants)

Best New Twin Cities Restaurants of 2020

These restaurants in Minneapolis, St. Paul, and beyond have made a challenging year uniquely rewarding

Chef Yia Vang to Launch Residency at Republic

Union Hmong Kitchen is getting an indoor kitchen this winter

Restaurant Review: Handsome Hog’s Triumphant Move to Cathedral Hill

A fire that’s been lit in chef Justin Sutherland is clearly coming across on the plate

Red Cow Owner Debuts 3 New Restaurants—But You Can’t Visit Them

Luke Shimp brings the "ghost kitchen" trend to the era of COVID-19 in the Twin Cities

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