umami by travail
www.umamibytravail.com • 612-246-9939
904 W. Broadway Av., Mpls.
Hours: Reserved seatings 5:20 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Wed.-Sat. Limited takeout available 5-9 p.m. Wed.-Sat.
Atmosphere and service
A clever design-on-a-dime remake of a dreary strip mall property draws its mojo from the engaging, infectiously enthusiastic staff.
Currently $40 per person, tax and tip inclusive. Tickets available at www.tempotickets.com/travail. Beverages extra.
Limited roster of bottle/glass options, similar number of well-chosen beers.
Food allergies addressed.