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Lyndale Avenue and Lake Street, Minneapolis, MN 55408
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Incredible area filled with fun, small independent businesses.

Lyn-Lake has it all! From theaters to art galleries to bars and restaurants. All of which are small... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Richfield, Minnesota
Eclectic and clean

Great place to spend a whole evening, or an afternoon. Huge mix of shops, restaurants, bars, a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andrew C
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1 week ago
“Incredible area filled with fun, small independent businesses.”
2 weeks ago
“Eclectic and clean”
Lyndale Avenue and Lake Street, Minneapolis, MN 55408
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lyn-Lake has it all! From theaters to art galleries to bars and restaurants. All of which are small independent businesses. No big box, national chains found here. Lyn-Lake has some incredible murals and street art as well! Parking is good with a huge lot behind...More

Thank jwilkensimon01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to spend a whole evening, or an afternoon. Huge mix of shops, restaurants, bars, a couple coffee spots, a couple theatres. Kind of like how Uptown used to be (artsy and eclectic, not at all corporate). Mostly small businesses. There's a big parking...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little neighborhood has it all! Remember Uptown before it got over run with commercial chain stores and restaurants? And when you could actually find parking? That vibe is still alive in LynLake...

Thank MNNiceGuy612
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Such a beautiful part of Minneapolis. This neighborhood has endless restaurants and shops all within walking distance. If you choose to go to the downtown are, it is just a short cab ride away. I highly recommend walking around in the summertime during one of...More

Thank BlondeItalian
Reviewed 16 November 2015

A buddy of mine took me to LynLake and enjoyed it very much. Great atmosphere and the waitstaff was very friendly.

Thank Mario R
Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

This area had a lot of bars, restaurants and shops. There are also some nice new apartments near by, so I hope that means it will get cleaned up. As it stands Lyn-Lake is kind of a seedy part of town. However since I'm from...More

Thank AndyB5542
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Lynn Lake is a commercial area of Minneapolis that used to be dotted with numerous restaurants and lovely little shops. Over time many of them closed their doors and new ones opened up. These days it's mostly a bar-scene without a decent family oriented restaurant....More

Thank stric75
Reviewed 30 June 2015

A little bit of everything in a few blocks...restaurants, bicycle shops, clothing, shoes, gasoline and convenience!

Thank fr01blue
Reviewed 24 February 2012

What's not to like about going to a great restaurant and still having to consider the possibility that you may be mugged heading back to your car? We keep it real in Lyn-Lake.

2  Thank Robin P
Reviewed 2 January 2012

This legendary intersection of South Minneapolis still has independent stores and places to eat, theater and charm but the looming new apartment construction and unsafe traffic feels over run and forgotten by city planners.

Thank Janell V
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Volstead's Emporium
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.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
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HUGE Theater
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