Burnsville, Minnesota

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2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

2 Votes - "Friendliest"
2 Votes - "Best For Food"

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In its second year running for Best for Food, Burnsville brought us back to the Mediterranean Cruise Café and Burger Jones for their favorite local fare, and introduced our team to even more digs, namely Chianti, Porter Creek and Rack Shack, where our judges were surprised at Minnesota’s offerings.

Chianti Grill features fine Italian dining, wine pairings and Sunday brunch; Porter Creek Hardwood Grill boasts a contemporary, rustic feel with an outdoor patio and enough food our judges visited twice; and Rack Shack is the locals favorite BBQ joint with giant servings of ribs, brisket and pulled pork.

After potentially overeating, follow our lead and burn it off on the water. Burnsville’s lakes offer boating, jet skiing and taking in the outdoors, in addition to Nicollet Commons Park where many town events are held, are golf, and ice-skating at Burnsville Ice Center. Attend Burnsville Fire Muster, Art and All That Jazz, International Festival and the Heart of the City Half Marathon annually.

Proximity to Minneapolis offers art, museums and athletics nearby. See a Timberwolves, Twins or Vikings game while in town or plan for NASCAR or horseracing. Also find theaters, a zoo, and a variety of shopping in the area. For more of what to do in Burnsville, view locals' reviews.

Love burnsville and love Ernie's Pub & Grille
Reviewed by CathyPlotnick
on May 10, 2012
Ernies best brunch and smoked prime rib! freindliest staff and owners!!
Reviewed by debwelch
on May 10, 2012
A n nice mix or anything you could want to find.
Reviewed by jbkinship
on May 10, 2012
One of our favorites The Buzz Cafe!
Reviewed by roghalls
on May 10, 2012
Jensen's in the Heart of the City - best breakfast by far.
Reviewed by BeckyPressgrove
on May 10, 2012
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