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Bonicelli Kitchen

1839 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418-4542
+1 612-259-7851
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good8%
  • Average4%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lemon pasta” (5 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
“white beans” (2 reviews)
Italian, International, Healthy, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
1839 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418-4542
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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

I'm always on the lookout for new places to try and final made my way to Nordeast despite the crazy highway construction making it impossible to go anywhere near Minneapolis from the west or south. A buddy and I sat outside on a beautiful late...More

Thank JimRiesterer
Laura B, Owner at Bonicelli Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write and post photos! It was such a pleasure to meet you (both) and I really appreciate the time and attention to our offerings and (in particular) how the food works with the wine list. Please...More

Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

We went here to celebrate our 23 Year Old Twin's Birthdays! There were 5 of us. The place is very small and because of that, voices sound louder! There was a couple across from us that kept giving us dirty looks and we were not...More

Thank Wendy B
Laura B, Owner at Bonicelli Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2018

Hello Wendy, Thanks for the review and I will certainly share all of this with my staff and in particular your server. The bread (foccacia) goes out with the complimentary amuse bouche plates and is never actually served with the meal (unless requested). Here is...More

Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

If you’re looking for absolute perfection in service and food, then you need to eat here. They have a fabulous wine list, the kindest servers and Laura, the head chef, is a magical cook. The food is mouth watering. She even came out and introduced...More

Thank Jen G
Laura B, Owner at Bonicelli Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2018

Thank you so much Jen! It was a pleasure to meet you and I will share this with my staff. It means SOOO much. I am really glad you liked the vegetarian options. We get a lot of meat eaters going that way too with...More

Reviewed 24 January 2018

Our recent visit to Bonicelli Kitchen was the only time in our memory that a "hot" new restaurant actually, really, without reservation, exceeded our expectations. And I don't say that lightly. Pick a criterion: • Menu variety • Tastiness • Presentation • Waitstaff • Noise...More

Thank HowdyDoody4
Laura B, Owner at Bonicelli Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2018

Thank you so much for the review and for the details! You're correct about the menu. We change the meal delivery service menu every week and never repeat a menu. The restaurant does change - especially seasonally and dependent on what's available - but not...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Had dinner with friends. We were seated promptly. Atmosphere is very conducive to carrying on a conversation. Our server explained that the menu items are meant to be shared. We sampled a number of different items. All were good. Although I am not a big...More

Thank noaksmn
mlafavor, Owner at Bonicelli Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thanks so much for the review and for coming in! We hope to see you again soon! Chef Bonicelli

Reviewed 21 December 2017

The food was wonderful and expertly prepared. We shared some small plates - the favorites were the lemon pasta and the squash ravioli. There was an interesting appetizer tray that we really enjoyed, as well. The atmosphere was warm and lovely. It's a good place...More

Thank CBroPo
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

My best friend invited me to Bonicelli's to celebrate my birthday. We have shared many stories of different places in the world that we have visited and this place reminded us of some of those experiences! From the ambiance, with plenty of details like the...More

Thank proluna8
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We had a beautiful night to sit and enjoy the food on their wonderful patio. The service was excellent and the food was awesome. Because I try to eat gluten and dairy free, I'm always hesitant to dine at Italian restaurants. They had a limited...More

Thank Karenstauber
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Bonicelli Kitchen is fantastic. The atmosphere is amazing, the food is so fresh and delicious, and the wine and beer list is obviously carefully curated. If you're looking for one of the very few restaurants where literally everything is scratch made, you've found the right...More

Thank noahfamily21
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Excellent food and ambience. The fresh ingredients, creative menu, and excellent execution all blend to create top-notch dishes. The staff is solid, and the ambience is wonderful. Definitely worth going to!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1839 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418-4542
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-259-7851
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