A snack staple of parties, sports or otherwise, chicken wings have become as integral for celebration as beer and chips. Whether mildly mouthwatering or brimming with blistering heat, it’s hard not to be tempted by the savory allure of wings in a sauce most tasty. To help you satisfy your cravings, we have created a list of the best restaurants to get delicious chicken wings in Minneapolis.
Wings & Seafood To Go
3404 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408
A relatively simple yet abundant place for all manner of food, Wings & Seafood To Go offers everything for meal or snack. Not only do they have lots of seafood and sandwiches, but fried hot wings in sets of 8 – 20. Take advantage of their party trays as well, their largest being a 100-piece wing tray for only $99. Open seven days a week.
Harold’s Chicken Shack Minneapolis
Food Truck (Check Website For Locations)
A classic of the cities, Harold’s Chicken Shack has some history behind it and continues to fry up some quality chicken. Their menu includes chicken wing meals in the form of 4-6 wings, with lots of tasty side options as well. They’re one of the longest-running chicken establishments in Minneapolis, operating since the 1950s. Check their website to find out where their food truck will be stopping next.
Ray J’s American Grill
500 Central Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414
Voted as one of the best spots for wings in Minnesota’s, Ray J’s American Grill is the place to quell that wing fix. Their menu is fully loaded but it’s their variety of wings that are the real draw, spanning styles of Habanero Wings to Drunken Wings. Open seven days a week and also located in Woodbury.
A & J Fish & Chicken Inc.
500 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55408
For a finely fried feast, A & J Fish & Chicken in Minneapolis hits the spot whether one seeks poultry or seafood. BBQ or Hot Wings come in orders of 10 – 60 for a suitable price. Their regular chicken wings are also a great deal as well for those seeking a lot of wings on the cheap. Open seven days a week.
Blue Door Pub Longfellow
3448 42nd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55406
If you’re looking for the best wings in Minneapolis, the menu at Blue Door Pub features wings in numerous styles that include Samurai (house-made teriyaki sauce), Cajun (classic spice dry rub with garlic, paprika, cayenne, onion, & black pepper), and Strawbanero (house-made sauce combines heat with a little bit of fruitiness). Open Wednesday – Sunday for takeout.
Jonah’s Cajun Seafood
324 W Broadway Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55411
Specializing in the spicy, Jonah’s Cajun Seafood in Minneapolis serves up far more than seafood. Their menu includes perfectly priced chicken wings at anywhere from 8 pieces to 48 pieces. Open seven days a week for takeout.
Tailgate Sports Cafe
6050 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55419
Branded as one of the best spots for sports dining in Minneapolis, Tailgate is sure to be a prime spot for indulging in hot wings. Orders come in 8-16 pieces and include such sauces as Sweet N Spicy, BBQ, Jerky Dry Rub, Hot BBQ, Teriyaki, Jameson BBQ, Buffalo, Danger!, Barbiyaki, and Lemon Garlic. Open seven days a week.
The Bulldog Uptown
2549 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55403
If you’re searching for the best brews and wings in Minneapolis, we recommend traveling to The Bulldog to order the iconic Bulldog Wings. The wings come in three delicious varieties and can be ordered in pieces of 6-24. Open seven days a week.
Red Cow North Loop
208 N 1st Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55401
Grilling up as much tasty food as they offer savory suds, Red Cow comes through when it comes to wings. Their wings come in on-the-bone or gluten-free boneless varieties along with sauces that include buffalo, Japanese sticky, and dry rub. Open seven days a week.
Tracy’s Saloon & Eatery
2207 E Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404
For pub grub pleasure, Tracy’s Saloon & Eatery specializes in cooked-to-order wings for any occasion. Their 10-wing orders come in numerous styles of wet sauces (teriyaki, buffalo, extra hot, oyster sauce, BBQ) and dry rubs (berbere, cajun, jerk, Tracy’s seasoning). Open Thursday – Sunday.
2532 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405
Though mostly known for their pizza, don’t count Soho Cafe out of the wing race. Their well-priced wings are simple yet savory and pair nicely with their massive menu of Italian favorites. Open seven days a week.
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Bunny’s Bar & Grill
34 13th Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413
More than just a watering hole, Bunny’s Bar & Grill in Minneapolis has expanded over the years to be a solid choice in dining as well as snacking. They grill up a whole pound of chicken wings with your choice of sauces and rubs. Open seven days a week and located in St. Louis Park as well.
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