RECENT OPENINGS

Checkered Apron Cafe, 10 S. 5th St., Minneapolis, 612-338-9211.

Homemade Pizza Co., 11313 Hwy. 7, Minnetonka, 952-933-1100 and 830 E. Lake St., Wayzata, 952-404-6404.

128 Cafe, 128 N. Cleveland Av., St. Paul, 651-645-4128, www.128cafe.net.

Otho Restaurant and Street Lounge, 949 Portland Av. S., Minneapolis, 612-455-1516, www.othorestaurant.com.

r. Norman's, 700 Hennepin Av. S., Minneapolis, 612-238-7770, www.rnormans.com

Red Stag Supperclub, 509 1st Av. NE, Minneapolis, 612-767-7766.