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Yelp Rating - 3.5 stars
160 reviews onYelp logo
(612) 353-6207
Location1115 2nd Ave S Minneapolis
CategoriesItalian, Seafood

Learn more about Monello

updated: August 13, 2023
Year Established2013
Monello map location
Brooke K.
Yelp Rating - 5.0 stars04/16/2023
My hubbie surprised me with a date night to @monellompls and I already cannot wait to go back and try more of their menu! They are located in the bottom... read review
Julia S.
Yelp Rating - 5.0 stars03/18/2023
We had an absolutely exquisite evening. Immediately upon entering, we were struck by the beauty of the restaurant--from the walls to the bar to the fixtures... read review
Sam T.
Yelp Rating - 4.0 stars02/04/2023
What an interesting spot! This is on the back end of downtown in the Hotel Ivy. Feels like a hotel restaurant, nice ambiance and atmosphere. We had a... read review

Business Description

Located in the heart of downtown Minneapolis, Monello is a charming Italian seafood restaurant that celebrates the rich culinary traditions of Italy, particularly the Campania region. The restaurant is located in the ground level of the historic Hotel Ivy, and is easily connected to many of the city's notable attractions including the Convention Center, Nicollet Mall, Orchestra Hall, and the Guthrie Theatre.

Upon arrival, guests are welcomed by genuine hospitality and treated as though they were guests in their own homes. The restaurant's rustic simplicity and elegant use of fresh ingredients create an ambience that is trendy, classy and upscale. The menu reflects the diversity and abundance of the Campania region, and offers a range of dishes that are sure to please any palate.

Some of the standout dishes include the Polpo alla Griglia (grilled octopus), Spaghetti alle Vongole (spaghetti with clams), and the Tonno alla Griglia (grilled tuna). Each dish is crafted with care and showcases the quality of the ingredients used. The wine list is equally impressive, featuring a range of Italian and global wines that perfectly complement the menu.

Monello is the perfect spot for a romantic date night or a memorable evening with friends. The restaurant offers complimentary valet to its lunch and dinner guests, making it a convenient destination regardless of the occasion. With a selection of delectable dishes, impeccable service, and a charming atmosphere, Monello is a must-visit for anyone looking to experience the best of Italian cuisine in Minneapolis.

Gift Ideas for Monello

Located in the heart of downtown Minneapolis, Monello is an Italian seafood restaurant that offers an exquisite dining experience. Whether you're looking for a gift for a loved one, colleague, or client, Monello has a range of options that are sure to impress.

For the foodie in your life, a gift card to Monello is a perfect choice. With a menu that reflects the rich culinary traditions of Italy, particularly the Campania region, the recipient is sure to enjoy a delectable meal that will tantalize their taste buds.

For those who appreciate the finer things in life, a bottle of wine from Monello's impressive wine list is a great gift idea. Whether they prefer a full-bodied red or a crisp white, there's a wine to suit every taste and occasion.

For a truly special gift, consider booking a private dining experience at Monello. The restaurant's charming atmosphere and impeccable service make it the perfect venue for an intimate gathering with loved ones or colleagues.

If you're looking for a more unique gift, Monello also offers cooking classes that will teach the recipient how to create delicious Italian dishes in the comfort of their own home. Led by the restaurant's talented chefs, these classes are sure to inspire and delight.

No matter what gift you choose, Monello's commitment to genuine hospitality and fresh ingredients will ensure that the recipient enjoys a memorable experience that they will treasure for years to come.

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