At Brasserie Zentral, a journey on the Danube

REVIEW: Brasserie Zentral immerses downtown Minneapolis in a dazzling world of schnitzel, spaetzle and strudel. ★★★★ out of 4 stars



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Yes, there's a burger amid the schnitzels and strudels at this Austrian-Hungarian brasserie. And yes, it's a must-try.

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