The Local West End

4.4
1142 reviews
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$30 and under
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Irish
Our doors welcome you into the old world. In contrast with reputations in the lore of the Irish, our food is a high priority. Fish & Chips, the classics and more than a few ringers for the worldly eaters. The craic is good. Come find a corner of the bar to lean up against, a snug to gather friends inside, or a lovely pub table to watch the world go by as you imbibe the finest pour.

The Local Irish Pub was founded on December 17th, 1997, and celebrates over two decades of enduring loyalty and adoration for its many offerings, from a beautiful bar featuring a hand-carved back bar, numerous nooks and crannies for exchanging secrets, and ample space for telling flat-out lies. Celebrate the highs and the lows in our private event spaces. The West End location is the 2nd location of this mini Irish Empire, opening in February of 2019.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Irish, Contemporary American
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Hours of operation
Mon 11:00 am–12:00 am
Tue–Thu 11:00 am–1:00 am
Fri, Sat 11:00 am–2:00 am
Sun 10:00 am–12:00 am
Brunch
Sun 10:00 am–2:00 pm
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Phone number
(952) 698-2000
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Pay with OpenTable, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Private party facilities
Paying homage to our geographical heritage, we have christened our secluded private dining / party space the “Cutting Room” and "The Cooper's Room" evoking the activity that ensures perfection and passionate attention to detail. (Just don’t end up on the cutting room floor…)

Cut your whiskey with ginger ale to enjoy our signature Big Ginger. If you prefer your whiskey uncensored, we feature a wide variety of premium and special reserve varieties that perform nicely either neat on the rocks.

Book one of our private spaces for your meeting, cocktail party, special dinner, or the big game – a large flat-screen plasma television is featured in each space and is laptop-compatible, to facilitate all your audiovisual needs.
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Private party contact
Jessica Stone: (612) 252-1618
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Xenia Avenue
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Parking details
Indoor parking can be found underneath The Local West End or in the ramp behind the movie theatre.
Additional
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Delivery, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine