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Grand dining in the great outdoors

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Looking to raise your fork, in our Forks, under grand skies? From large patios overlooking the river to small café tables dotting a downtown street…below is a listing of some great places to dine in the sunshine.   Blue Moose Bar & Grill (507 2nd St NW, EGF) – Cuisine: American, Bar & Grill, Barbecue, Burgers, Sandwiches, Steak; Seating: Large covered deck overlooking the Red River   Brick & Barley (9 N 3rd St, GF) – Cuisine: American, Bar & Grill, Burgers, Sandwiches; Seating: Parklet on a downtown street   Buffalo Wild Wings (2717 S Columbia Rd, GF) – Cuisine: Bar & Grill, Burgers, Sandwiches; Seating: Large patio with televisions   Eagles Crest Grill (5301 S Columbia Rd, GF)- Cuisine: American, Bar & Grill, Burgers, Italian, Sandwiches, Steak; Seating: Patio overlooking King’s Walk Golf Course   Little Bangkok (415 2nd St NW, EGF) – Cuisine: Asian, Bar & Grill; Seating: Patio overlooking the Red River   Mike’s Pizza (411 2nd St NW, EGF) – Cuisine: American, Barbecue, Buffet, Pizza, Sandwiches; Seating: Patio overlooking the Red River   Noodles & Company (3000 32nd Ave S, GF) – Cuisine: Asian, Fast Food, Italian; Seating: Smaller patio adjacent to restaurant   Rhombus Guys Brewing …

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Flipping the bird

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Looking to get your gobble on in Greater Grand Forks this Thanksgiving?  If you don’t feel like going through all the hassle of making it yourself, we have several restaurants serving up a feast.  Luckily, they’ve got a spot reserved just for you…and it’s not even at the kids’ table!   Aaltos: 1000 S 42nd St (Canad Inn), Grand Forks, 701-792-1957; 9 AM to 12 PM (brunch); 12 to 8 PM (buffet)   Aroma Café:  1205 N 43rd St (Ramada), Grand Forks, 701-775-3951; 7 to 11 AM (brunch); 11 AM to 2 PM (dinner)   Big Sioux Café:   4401 32nd Ave S Grand Forks, 701-738-0441; open 24/7 (turkey dinner and regular menu)   Blue Moose Bar & Grill: 507 2nd Ave S East Grand Forks, 218-773-6516; 11 AM to 8 PM (all-you-can-eat turkey dinner served to your table and regular menu)   Buffalo Wild Wings:  2717 S Columbia Rd, Grand Forks, 701-775-9464; 11 AM to close (regular menu)   Denny’s:  3770 32nd Ave S, Grand Forks, 701-757-1148; 24/7 (turkey dinner and regular menu)   Eagles Crest Grill:  5301 S Columbia Rd (King’s Walk Golf Course), Grand Forks, 701-787-3491; 11 AM to 4 PM (buffet); *call for reservations   Hilton Garden Inn:  4301 …

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New noshes downtown

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Today’s post is from a Grand Forks friend and blogger, Michelle A. The Convention & Visitors Bureau hosted her in Grand Forks in October. All opinions are her own.   One of the best things about Grand Forks is that something new opens up almost every week, and since the last I was in town, the city has expanded immensely. My favorite part about Grand Forks is exploring downtown as it reminds me of the Exchange District in Winnipeg – old buildings filled with grand history; while Winnipeg is slowly opening up the idea of adding more unique stories and dining experiences, Grand Forks is not one to shy away. The Convention & Visitors Bureau played host to a very lovely weekend getaway and my friend I were able to celebrate a few accomplishments that happened in the last couple of the months. The new establishments are really quite a treat and add to the vibrant feeling downtown Grand Forks has to offer.   Rhombus Guys Brewing Company Located at 116 S. 3rd Street, and right around the corner from their location on Kittson, Rhombus Guys Brewing Company opened to the public the last week of September in historic downtown …

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