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Continued: Midtown Global Market begins to flourish

  • Article by: CELIA AMPEL , Star Tribune
  • Last update: July 3, 2013 - 10:35 PM
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  • People milled through the Midtown Global Market during a recent lunch hour. Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak touts the market as one of his biggest achievements.

  • The Global Market, at Lake Street and Chicago Avenue S., has had its share of problems, but it’s going strong and has significantly reduced crime in the area.

  • FAST FACTS: MIDTOWN GLOBAL MARKET

    Opened: June 6, 2006

    Nonprofit partners: Neighborhood Development Center, Latino Economic Development Center, Powderhorn Phillips Cultural Wellness Center

    Number of full-time vendors:40+

    A TASTE OF THE MARKET

    Here are a few of the Global Market's vendors:

    Salty Tart Bakery — Cakes, cookies and pastries by three-time James Beard Award nominee Michelle Gayer.

    The Left-Handed Cook — American food with Asian flavors, named best new restaurant by local L’Etoile Magazine

    Manny’s Tortas — Gourmet Mexican sandwiches, desserts

    Mapps Tea & Coffee — Coffee, tea and bakery items from East Africa and Turkey

    Holy Land Grocery & Butcher Shop — Halal butcher and groceries from the Middle East
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