The Spartan Speaks

Does Time Fry When You’re Eating at Warren’s Restaurant and Bar?

Warren's staff taking a break from preparing meals to pose for a quick photo

Elsa Larson, Online Layout Editor

November 12, 2019

Elsa Larson Online Layout Editor Warren’s restaurant and bar opened summer of 2019 in Loretto, just across the street from popular diners Choo Choo and Pig On The Porch. Warren’s is an American style restaurant that has grown to be a frequent choice to residents in the Maple Plain - Medina area...

Riveting Review on Bellecour in Wayzata, MN

Bellecour is a new French restaurant in the space where Blue Point oyster bar used to be in downtown Wayzata.

Frankie Vochko, Features Editor

April 4, 2017

Tucked in the hustle and bustle of downtown Wayzata now lies a French inspired bistro and bakery, Bellecour. The restaurant is owned by James Beard Award winning chef Gavin Kaysen, who is also the mastermind behind popular Minneapolis restaurant Spoon and Stable. Kaysen was a contestant on The Next Ir...

Crisp and Green: Health Machine

The outside of the modernized healthy restaurant Crisp and Green on Lake Street in Downtown Wayzata.

Frankie Vochko, Features Editor

January 13, 2017

Opened recently, Crisp and Green is a healthy, counter service restaurant located at 755 E. Lake Street in downtown Wayzata. The restaurant offers a variety of salads, smoothies and soups, they even have a “build your own salad” option if you want to personalize your meal. Crisp and Green is...

Lunds & Byerly’s Kitchen now open!

Rachel Bongart, Copy Editor

March 11, 2014

The first ever Lunds & Byerly's Kitchen opened March 6th in Downtown Wayzata. It features a takeout or dine-in restaurant, soup, salad, sushi, sandwich and all-American food bars, as well as a  meat and dessert section. The kitchen also includes a smaller supply of groceries, such as produce and...

Choo Choo Bar and Restaurant gains steam in Loretto

The Choo Choo in Loretto is located off Hwy. 19.

Amanda Thies, Copy Editor

November 26, 2013

Tucked away at the end of the street from Axel’s and Bistro 11 in Loretto, this restaurant is not one to be ignored. The Choo Choo Restaurant & Bar got its name because the bar area, with tables to eat at, is in an old railroad train car. Because of where the tables are positioned, one can even...

Chick-fil-A flies into the hearts of Mpls. residents

One of Chick-fil-A's marketing campaigns features cows advising people to eat more chicken instead of beef.

Demi George, Opinions Editor

November 25, 2013

Many students and faculty were pumped up to hear that Chick-fil-A had moved to Minnesota. Chick-fil-A originated in Atlanta, Ga. Now, it is the second largest fast food chicken restaurant chain in the U.S. Chick-fil-A is a privately held family business. In Minnesota, there are six locations: one...

Treat someone out to dinner this Valentine’s Day

February 8, 2013

There has been an allergy epidemic among the last generation, which has caused people to question why this is happening. One explanation for the increase in allergies is caused by hygiene hypothesis, which states that excessive cleanliness interrupts the normal development in the immune system which...

Hell’s Kitchen: The cuisine is heavenly

January 30, 2013

The name definitely doesn't relate to the cooking, because the cuisine at Hell’s Kitchen is far from hell. When walking into Hell’s Kitchen, an individual will definitely get the feeling of the picture it is trying to paint. With blood red walls and pictures that make a person look away from...

Mill Valley Kitchen: new look on fresh food

Mill Valley Kitchen: new look on fresh food

November 27, 2012

Does northern-California inspired organic food sound good? Then there is no better place to find it but the Mill Valley Kitchen in Minneapolis. The restaurant is located right on the outskirts of Minneapolis at 3906 Excelsior Blvd. All of the food at the Mill Valley Kitchen is fresh and local, making it quite tasty. For every foo...

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