Be it iceberg, bibb or romaine, there’s an unbeatable satisfaction from digging your teeth deep into a lettuce wrap. There is a crunch and lightness to the meal that makes it feel fresher than your average burrito. Luckily, there’s plenty of locations around Minneapolis to get delicious lettuce wraps. Here are 10 places around Minneapolis to do just that.
2916 Hennepin Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55408
A blend of Mexican, Korean and Indian food, Chino Latino in Minneapolis is the perfect fusion of the tastiest and spicy foods that the two cultures can conjure. Their Korean lettuce wraps with bulgogi are particularly savory. Open Tuesday through Sunday.
World Street Kitchen
2743 Lyndale Ave S #5, Minneapolis, MN 55408
Branching off from the food truck model, World Street Kitchen brings all the allure of street food to their fancy establishment of steel and quality. Their lettuce wraps and cups come in such mouth-watering varieties of Mushroom Bulgogi, Lemongrass Meatballs, and Korean “BBQ” Beef Short Ribs. Open seven days a week for takeout and delivery.
165 13th Ave NE #1172, Minneapolis, MN 55413
Branded with a throwback style, Young Joni is the place to get your eats on with a retro wonder. Their menu includes Thai Sausage Skewers that are served in the style of a lettuce wrap. Open seven days a week for takeout.
Sen Yai Sen Lek
2422 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418
Bringing the brilliance of Thai food to Minnesota, Sen Yai Sen Lek is the opportune location to dig into some Bangkok street food. Their savory Miang Kam lettuce wraps come with peanuts, dried shrimp, ginger, lime, toasted coconut, chilies, and red onion. These lettuce cups are served with a salty-sweet shrimp sauce. Open every day but Sunday.
2940 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55408
For the most authentic of Japanese noodles and dishes, Moto-i in Minneapolis can satisfy that desire. Of note on their menu are the Tofu Lettuce Wraps, assembled with bibb lettuce, bean sprout, scallion, mint, and sweet chili sauce. Open seven days a week for takeout and delivery.
8 E 26th St, Minneapolis, MN 55404
A mixture of traditional Vietnamese dishes with a contemporary appeal, Jasmine 26 may not make for the most notable name but certainly the most appetizing of dining choices. Their lettuce wraps come with stir-fried chicken and green onions. The lettuce wraps at this restaurant are available for takeout and delivery every day but Monday.
606 N Washington Ave #100, Minneapolis, MN 55401
The Loop in Minneapolis has been cooking up Americana favorites for quite some time with a big and boastful menu to boot. Their Steak Lettuce Wraps are certainly unique for being cooked up with Chili-spiced flank steak, sesame slaw, and avocado puree on bibb lettuce. Open seven days a week.
Cafe and Bar Lurcat
1624 Harmon Pl, Minneapolis, MN 55403
Sophisticated yet comfy, Cafe and Bar Lurcat dishes up the finest of American cuisine. The Wagyu Beef Lettuce Wraps are of note on the menu for featuring a fantastic trio of gochujang, house pickles, and cilantro. Open seven days a week.
French Meadow Cafe
2610 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55408
With a clear cultural influence, French Meadow Cafe in Minneapolis specializes in the freshest and finest of French concoctions. Their lettuce wraps and cups come in varieties of tofu and General Tso’s chicken. Open seven days a week.
Wakame Sushi and Asian Bistro
3070 Excelsior Blvd, Minneapolis, MN 55416
Casual yet traditional, Wakame Sushi and Asian Bistro aims to bring a bit of Japanese and Thai delight to Minneapolis. Their lettuce wraps come with minced chicken or beef mixed with vegetables. Open seven days a week.
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