The 1029 Bar & Smack Shack

Karaoke Bar, Dive Bar, and Bar
1029 Marshall St NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413, United States
Hours:
Open until 2:00 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Sun
    • 10:00 AM–2:00 AM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Reservations:
No
Menus:
Happy Hour
Drinks:
Beer, Full Bar, Cocktails
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)
Wi-Fi:
Yes
Outdoor Seating:
Yes

The Smack Shack operates the kitchen inside The 1029 Bar Tue -Thursday 10:45am - 11pm Fri-Sat 10:45am - Midnight Sundays 10:45am - 9pm Smack Shack is closed Mondays at The 1029

8.8/10

Based on 176 votes

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    Angelique A.
    "Smak Shack but unfortunately 1029 tends to attract douchey patrons."(8 Tips)
    Ann L.
    "Lobster sand I have leftover lobster mac n cheese for breakfast!"(8 Tips)
    Mikey K.
    "Best place to get a lobster roll in Minnesota!"(9 Tips)
    City Pages
    "tangy bit of Taleggio cheese"(2 Tips)
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  • lobster
  • shack
  • karaoke
  • sandwiches
  • cop bar
  • happy hour
  • outdoor seating
  • good for a late night
  • great value
  • good for dates
  • po' boys
  • grits
  • bacon
  • Bloody Marys
  • beer
  • big portions
  • good for a quick meal
  • spicy food
  • breakfast food
  • shrimp
  • Mikey K.

    Best place to get a lobster roll in Minnesota!

    Mikey K · May 29
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  • TV Food Maps

    Check out The 1029 Bar as it was featured on Best Bars in America for Local cop bar, but one of the best dive bars in the city Read more

    TV Food Maps · April 26
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  • Anna

    Best tuna tartare I've ever had! (Awesome atmosphere & terrific happy hour)

    Anna · March 1
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  • Carie B.

    Lobster Roll... YES!!!!!

    Carie Bosch · November 15, 2014
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  • Kelsey L.

    Everything is good here!!!!

    Kelsey Lynn · October 18, 2014
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  • Ann L.

    Lobster sand I have leftover lobster mac n cheese for breakfast!

    Ann Lewis · October 6, 2014
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  • Chad B.

    Karaoke, food, Grain Belt

    Chad Boughton · September 23, 2014
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  • Stephen K.

    I don't understand the layout, but if you want some great bingo and dive bar flare...

    Stephen Koontz · September 1, 2014
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  • Lee S.

    Tent party 2014

    Lee Steichen · August 16, 2014
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  • Lee S.

    Bloody Mary's, lobster roll and beer & bingo. What else do you need.

    Lee Steichen · August 16, 2014
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  • Angelique A.

    LOVE the Smak Shack but unfortunately 1029 tends to attract douchey patrons.

    Angelique Allebach · December 20, 2013
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  • Britton I.

    Get the lobster mac!

    Britton IV · November 17, 2013
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  • DeAnna J.

    Chicken wannnnggggs! THE BEST!

    DeAnna Jun · August 31, 2013
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  • Jack

    Karaoke for the win!

    Jack · August 18, 2013
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  • Kris K.

    Bacon Mac is the way to go

    Kris Kraemer · July 26, 2013
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  • Kelly F.

    You cant go wrong with any of the menu items!

    Kelly Felty · July 8, 2013
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  • Chloe H.

    Bacon mac is good! And smack burger

    Chloe House · July 5, 2013
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  • Matt M.

    Try the Lobster Mac!

    Matt McLane · June 16, 2013
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  • Tom K.

    The shards of glass in my beer were almost delicious. Then they looked at me like what the hell you complaining about. Still got charged for beer.

    Tom Kristjanson · June 2, 2013
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  • Deb H.

    Great crowd for karaoke. Get there early to get a table. Excellent song selection and enthusiastic audience.

    Deb Haas · May 18, 2013
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  • Katie L.

    Sitting here watching the waitress eat out of people's food baskets before she serves them. Seriously??!!!

    Katie Levezow · April 27, 2013
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  • John V.

    Ask for Sarah a.k.a Pork Chop to be your server! She is amazing.

    John Vucenich · April 6, 2013
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  • Kris K.

    The Bacon Mac is where it's at.

    Kris Kraemer · April 1, 2013
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  • Jill B.

    This bar is amazing. Karoke, snack shack, beer... whats not to love

    Jill Bernhagen · March 31, 2013
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  • Caleb M.

    Off day for the lobster mac? Mine had almost no lobster and the cheese sauce was thick and tasted like precessed cheese food.

    Caleb M · March 30, 2013
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  • Bob Y.

    Get the lobster mac with bacon only a dallor more

    Bob Young · March 13, 2013
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  •  Deon P.

    lobster mac and cheese baby..

     Deon Parcon · February 17, 2013
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  • City Pages

    The ridiculously rich lobster mac & cheese will erase those sunny-day longings. Spiked with a tangy bit of Taleggio cheese, and topped with crispy panko bread crumbs, this unique blend is a must try.

    City Pages · February 15, 2013
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  • Kraig K.

    Lobster roll was small portion n ok, Mac n Bacon was huge n delicious. Shrimp, sausage n grits was big portion n amazing n spicy. Lamb sandwich was good as well

    Kraig Kittel · February 9, 2013
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  • Harry P.

    Was a great place to go 40 years ago

    Harry Peka · January 6, 2013
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  • Adam W.

    Order the lobster roll!

    Adam Walz · December 29, 2012
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  • James D.

    Get the Lobster Mac-N-Cheese!! Best I've had hands down. The Taleggio Cheese mixes absolutely perfect with the flavor of lobster! And the little bit of corn in it is fantastic, a must have!

    James Danielson · December 22, 2012
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  • Joe B.

    Try the Lobster Mac - The cheeses Mac w the corn and all that lobster meat was almost too much for 1 person. Sooo rich, but sooo good.

    Joe B · October 31, 2012
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  • Joe B.

    Try the Lobster Roll (Sandwich) - Lobster roll was big enough for 2-3 :)

    Joe B · October 31, 2012
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  • Ayla E.

    The smack shack is closed on Monday; Friday and Saturday after 11:30 is the best!

    Ayla Eaves · October 28, 2012
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  • Ayla E.

    No specials, but they def take care of you when your the mayor! Best bartenders in NE! Love this bar!

    Ayla Eaves · October 28, 2012
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  • Michon K.

    Very cool bar!!!

    Michon Kieper · October 26, 2012
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  • Julie S.

    Tip your karaoke host!

    Julie S · October 13, 2012
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  • Preston R.

    cop bar. period.

    Preston Rogosheske · October 9, 2012
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  • Tina H.

    Delicious food. Too bad you have to call ahead to get a gift certificate. F that

    Tina Henry · September 15, 2012
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  • Stef G.

    Need more servers. Service was very sow

    Stef G · April 22, 2012
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  • Derek B.

    Too expensive and food is nothing special. Lobster isn't cracked fresh like displayed on diners, drive-ins, amd dives.

    Derek B. · April 22, 2012
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  • Brandon C.

    I love to sing, I perform all over but the 1029 is still my favorite spot to sing!

    Brandon Caviness · January 30, 2012
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  • Diane M.

    Dave, too bad you got kicked out for dissing the waitress! This place rocks!

    Diane Marget · January 8, 2012
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  • Krissy W.

    One of my favorite places in the city!! Marlow is the best bartender! Never say no if she asks if you want your cocktail "jumbo"!! <3 this place!!

    Krissy White · January 8, 2012
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  • Joey P.

    Buy your bitch a drink. Bitches love drinks

    Joey Popp · December 18, 2011
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  • Naomi O.

    You HAVE to try the Lobster Roll...no ifs, ands, or buts. There's karaoke every night too. As of a few nights ago, this will be my new hangout...the extra trek from St. Paul is so worth it!

    Naomi Orre · December 11, 2011
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  • Ryan D.

    Holy shit, Steve Miller's here.

    Ryan Duderstadt · December 11, 2011
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  • Big Mike S.

    Ricky is the shit! Triple D was here!

    Big Mike Slobodnik · December 3, 2011
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  • Lisa S.

    Go when the Smack Shack is serving up Lobster Po'Boys and Mac N Cheese.mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm

    Lisa SCHERBER · November 12, 2011
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