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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.
The egg roll on-a-stick by Que Viet Concessions

Top State Fair Food Substitutes: Jason’s Picks

Make your next takeout or dine-in experience a slice of the Minnesota State Fair that never was (plus, so many cheese curd options)

Curbside Takeout & Dine-In: LoLo American Kitchen in Stillwater, Hudson

Cocktail kits and decadent take-home meals—with a spot by the St. Croix River, if you're feeling it
Reverie

Curbside Takeout & Dine-In: Reverie Cafe + Bar

As "plant-based" dining grows, Reverie steps into the restaurant game with a vegetarian- and vegan-friendly spot in Minneapolis

Curbside Takeout & Dine-In: Tequila Butcher

Chanhassen has some of the best cocktails around, plus killer menu items

The Lynhall Restaurant Expanding to Edina

Anne Spaeth's second location arrives this month at 50th and France

Curbside Takeout: Centro in Minneapolis

Popol Vuh may be closed, but Centro is still Jason's no. 1 pick for takeout during the pandemic

Top Outdoor Dining Restaurants 2020: Jason’s Picks

Food editor Jason DeRusha shares 11 favorites spanning the Twin Cities and beyond
Shish

Curbside Takeout: Shish Mediterranean in St. Paul

Jason's verdict: perfect for a family meal (or if you're just craving juicy chicken)

Coming Soon: ViV!R Mexican Cafe in Northeast Minneapolis

The team behind Centro to reconfigure Popol Vuh space and have a grab-and-go market

First Look: St. Paul’s Newest Giant Patio, the Gnome

Brian Ingram's outdoor dining destination debuts this week on Cathedral Hill

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