Explore the 4 top spots in Minneapolis's Northrop neighborhood

Italian Eatery | Photo: Jake R./Yelp

Spending time in Northrop? Get to know this Minneapolis neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from an Italian restaurant to a hair salon.

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Northrop, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. Italian Eatery

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Topping the list is Italian spot ie Italian Eatery. Located at 4724 Cedar Ave. South, it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting four stars out of 281 reviews on Yelp. 

The restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine including salads, pasta, meatballs and more. On the menu, look for the bucatini with fennel sausage, salmon with roasted apples or the stewed bolognese.

2. Sovereign Grounds

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Next up is Sovereign Grounds, a spot to score coffee and tea, situated at 813 E. 48th St. With four stars out of 85 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite.

The coffee place serves home-roasted coffee beans and bakery items. On the menu, look for the variety of sandwiches, hummus or spinach pie. The spot is also family-friendly with a play room located in the cafe for kids.

3. Rue 48 Salon

Photo: Rue 48 Salon/Yelp

Hair salon Rue 48 Salon is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 4753 Chicago Ave. South, 4.5 stars out of 27 reviews. 

The salon offers Aveda makeup, hair and skincare products. Services include cuts, colors, extensions, waxing and more. 

4. Spa Sweet

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Spa Sweet, a day spa and skin care and massage spot, is another much-loved neighborhood go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 19 Yelp reviews. Head over to 4747 Chicago Ave. South to see for yourself.

Spa Sweet offers a variety of services including facials, body waxing, eye brow shaping, brow tinting and more.

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