Bar La Grassa keeps cooking until midnight Monday through Thursday, and to 1 a.m. Friday and Saturday. In their vibrant, fun-loving restaurant, James Beard award-winning chef Isaac Becker and his adventurous crew turn out some of the most imaginative pasta and charcuterie in town.
- 800 Washington Av. N., Mpls
The Anchor Fish & Chips serves its exceptional namesake dish until midnight Thursday through Saturday, along with a first-rate shepherd's pie, a ground pork pasty the size of a football, an excellent burger and addictive mushy peas. Nothing over $11.
- 302 13th Av. NE., Mpls
At the Lowry, the instantly popular Uptown outlet of the Blue Plate Restaurant Co. (the powerhouse behind the Edina Grill and the Longfellow Grill, among others), the served-until-2-a.m. menu includes oysters, a half-dozen snacks (bacon deviled eggs, jalapeño cheese curds), a curry-and-peanut garnished turkey burger and a scrambled eggs-hash browns breakfast platter built for two.
- 2112 Hennepin Av. S., Mpls