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Tinto Cocina and Cantina

901 W Lake St, Cross Street Bryant, Minneapolis, MN 55408-2858
+1 612-354-2130
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good47%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“carnitas” (3 reviews)
“tortillas” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
901 W Lake St, Cross Street Bryant, Minneapolis, MN 55408-2858
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Watermelon Margarita was very very good, although not on the HH menu, and was a whopping $14! Yikes! The Guacamole and chips appeared to be $2 for HH, but it was $2 OFF the reg. price. So, while the prices are higher than I...More

Thank johanns_sarah
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Just ‘found’ this place. It’s a new location in S Mpls - they moved. Excellent meal— portions a bit small for the price; however, very tasty! Will come here again.

Thank MN_TravellerMsp
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We stopped by for a quick dinner on the way to theater. Place was not completely full but had a good number of people. I saw that most of them were locals. I likes floor plan with different areas of sitting and big bar. Lighting...More

Thank astrasport
Reviewed 24 February 2018

I liked the ambience, but the food was super average. Not flavorful at all. Waitstaff was lacking and inattentive, and seemingly disorganized and distracted. They need their liquor license.

1  Thank johanns_sarah
Reviewed 11 February 2018

We stopped at 3pm for a late lunch on Sat. Place was half full or more. We sat at bar and shared pork tacos, which were homemade and v. Good. Also had guacamole and chips, both homemade, v good. Prices reasonable, food prep exceptional. All...More

Thank kirbyfredstpaul
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We went for lunch on my birthday. The restaurant has moved to 50th & Penn Ave. It's a cozy place with an outdoor patio for warmer weather. The food was delicious but a bit over-priced for the portions. Good beer and wine list too.

Thank Partera60
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Good food, very comfortable and family friendly. Tacos and guacamole were really good. Also a good beer and wine selection. Note: They have moved to their new location on 50th street in Minneapolis.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I'm not sure which is the bigger showstopper at Tinto, the food or the outstanding service. Either way, if you're Tinto Cocina, I suppos these are two good problem to have. The ambiance is enchanting and vibrant, and the food is full of flavor. My...More

Thank carinskow
Reviewed 13 March 2017

First time there. Went with two brothers. Everyone had fund. The wait staff made you feel like family. The owner was so kind and gregarious, too. The food was not your local Tex-Mex. This had much more flavor and felt truly Mexican. We are going...More

Thank jwentzell
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Wow! Loved this place. Stopped in for brunch on a Sunday morning - empty - not a good sign. Boy, was I wrong. Everything was exceptional, including the food, service and decor. Since the place was empty we had plenty of time to chat with...More

Thank Hpmicks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 W Lake St, Cross Street Bryant, Minneapolis, MN 55408-2858
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-354-2130
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