Here are Minneapolis's top 5 Southern spots

Looking to satisfy your appetite for Southern fare?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top Southern spots around Minneapolis, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to fulfill your urges.

1. Brasa Rotisserie

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Topping the list is Brasa Rotisserie. Located at 600 E. Hennepin Ave. in Marcy Holmes, the Caribbean and soul food spot is the highest rated Southern restaurant in Minneapolis, boasting 4.5 stars out of 925 reviews on Yelp.

2. Revival

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Next up is Kingfield's Revival, situated at 4257 Nicollet Ave. With four stars out of 861 reviews on Yelp, the bar and Southern spot, serving sandwiches and more, has proven to be a local favorite.

3. Smoke In The Pit

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Powderhorn Park's Smoke In The Pit, located at 3733 Chicago Ave. South, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the soul food spot, which offers barbecue and more, 4.5 stars out of 171 reviews.

4. FireBox Deli

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FireBox Deli, a spot to score barbecue and more in Lind-Bohanon, is another much-loved go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 138 Yelp reviews. Head over to 4707 Lyndale Ave. North to see for yourself.

5. Colita

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Finally, there's Colita, an Armatage favorite with 4.5 stars out of 97 reviews. Stop by 5400 Penn Ave. South to hit up the New Mexican spot, which offers barbecue and more, next time you're looking to satisfy your cravings.


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