Heavy Table's 2016 Minnesota State Fair Tips
Midtown Global Market @ International Bazaar is one of Heavy Table's 2016 Minnesota State Fair Tips.

1. Midtown Global Market @ International Bazaar

(Inside the Bazaar, east wall), Falcon Heights, MN
Restaurant · 2 tips and reviews

Heavy TableHeavy Table: 2016: While the Rabbit Hole is around (through 8/30/16), get a Carpe Diem. Its bright strawberry-balsamic compote, novel cone, and sweet ice cream comprise one of the top tastes we've had at the fair. Read more.

Lulu's Public House is one of Heavy Table's 2016 Minnesota State Fair Tips.

2. Lulu's Public House

7.0
West End Market MN State Fair, Falcon Heights, MN
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant · 5 tips and reviews

Heavy TableHeavy Table: 2016: A must-try: the Bang Bang Fresh Chicken Tenders. These humble tenders are truly one of the wonders of the world – fried chicken served at a massive event that is moist, tender, and delicious. Read more.

Minnesota Farmers Union is one of Heavy Table's 2016 Minnesota State Fair Tips.

3. Minnesota Farmers Union

7.8
Saint Paul, MN
Coffee Shop · 9 tips and reviews

Heavy TableHeavy Table: 2016: For a refreshing treat, grab an MN Blueberry Aronia Coffee Cake Ice Cream Bar. Somehow it combines fresh-from-the-garden blueberry flavor with the down-home, church basement charm of Cool Whip. Read more.

Blue Moon Dine-In Theater - MN State Fair is one of Heavy Table's 2016 Minnesota State Fair Tips.

4. Blue Moon Dine-In Theater - MN State Fair

7.1
Carnes and Chambers (SE Corner of Carnes and Chambers), Falcon Heights, MN
Diner · 11 tips and reviews

Heavy TableHeavy Table: 2016: We're huge fans of the Cheesy French Onion Monkey Bread: It’s creative. It’s comforting. It’s clever. And it’s illustrative of the point that careful execution is everything. Read more.

The Strawberry Patch is one of Heavy Table's 2016 Minnesota State Fair Tips.

5. The Strawberry Patch

Liggett St, Falcon Heights, MN
Dessert Shop · 2 tips and reviews

Heavy TableHeavy Table: 2016: The Strawberry Donut Delight was just that: a delight. A Krispy Kreme-esque donut, topped with macerated strawberries and whipped cream, it maintained a pleasantly sweet-tart balance. Read more.

Robbinsdale Dining Hall is one of Heavy Table's 2016 Minnesota State Fair Tips.

6. Robbinsdale Dining Hall

Falcon Heights, MN
Breakfast Spot · 1 tip

Heavy TableHeavy Table: 2016: We recommend the Purple Pancake Dippers, a pancake batter-and-bacon combo. The dippers' mix of sweet, savory, and salty is as sophisticated as anything you’ll find on the food lists. Read more.

The Blue Barn is one of Heavy Table's 2016 Minnesota State Fair Tips.

7. The Blue Barn

8.7
1839 Dan Patch Avenue (Underwood), Saint Paul, MN
American Restaurant · 5 tips and reviews

Heavy TableHeavy Table: 2016: Get the Blueberry Basil Lemonade: it's herby, earthy, refreshing and sweet without being overly sugary. It’s our pick for (non-alcoholic) drink of the Fair. Read more.

Bridgeman's Ice Cream - State Fair is one of Heavy Table's 2016 Minnesota State Fair Tips.

8. Bridgeman's Ice Cream - State Fair

Falcon Heights, MN
Ice Cream Shop · 1 tip

Heavy TableHeavy Table: 2016: Save your pennies and bring your friends, then grab the La La Palooza, a 8-scoop, many-topping-ed sundae in a huge plastic goblet. Want to tout your decadence? Grab a free commemorative button. Read more.

Tejas at the Fair is one of Heavy Table's 2016 Minnesota State Fair Tips.

9. Tejas at the Fair

Underwood St, Falcon Heights, MN
Burrito Place · 3 tips and reviews

Heavy TableHeavy Table: 2016: The Barbecued Shrimp Taco's impeccably cooked, cayenne-sauced shrimp carried the dish: they were zippy, juicy, and flavorful, and they easily beat out the tacos we've had elsewhere at the fair. Read more.

Pickle Dog @ MN State Fair is one of Heavy Table's 2016 Minnesota State Fair Tips.

10. Pickle Dog @ MN State Fair

Minnesota Ave (at Liggett St), Falcon Heights, MN
Restaurant · 2 tips and reviews

Heavy TableHeavy Table: 2016: Basically a reuben sandwich minus bread, the Reuben Pickle Dog won our tasters over with its variety of textures and flavors. It's also not deep-fried or drenched in sugar, which is refreshing. Read more.

Food / Crossroads Building is one of Heavy Table's 2016 Minnesota State Fair Tips.

11. Food / Crossroads Building

8.1
Dan Patch Ave. (at Minnesota State Fair), Saint Paul, MN
Snack Place · 20 tips and reviews

Heavy TableHeavy Table: 2016: Head to the Lamb Shoppe for a Sheep Dog. Smothered in things like kale and quinoa, the dog was tender without being pasty, earthy without being aggressively gamey, and pretty darn good. Read more.

Food / Crossroads Building is one of Heavy Table's 2016 Minnesota State Fair Tips.

12. Food / Crossroads Building

8.1
Dan Patch Ave. (at Minnesota State Fair), Saint Paul, MN
Snack Place · 20 tips and reviews

Heavy TableHeavy Table: 2016: Head to Sausage Sister & Me for the Beer Brat Buddies: This firm, snappy, bratwurst served with sauerkraut, chopped onions, and mustard isn’t anything fancy – but we’re fine with that. Read more.