We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Bachelor Farmer

50 2nd Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1495
+1 612-206-3920
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“popovers” (39 reviews)
“duck” (48 reviews)
“cheese toast” (7 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
50 2nd Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1495
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (502)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 496 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Paul and Drew took such good care of me when I was having dinner at the bar (business trip). Went out of their way to chat, sample food and recommend the best food and wine. The food draws you in, the people will bring me...More

Thank TravelPointers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit Minneapolis from our home on the West Coast from time to time. Each time we try to eat at the Bachelor Farmer. This is our favorite restaurant in Minneapolis. Try to get there on Monday night for the chop night if you want...More

Thank AngusDad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed all aspects of the meal. The Groaning Board selection of charcuterie was outstanding - each item was delicious. The chicken entree was also outstanding. The room is large and comfortable. The service is helpful and attentive. The prices are similar to New York...More

Thank Alan304
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was expecting excellence in the food based on reviews and word of mouth - but what exceeded expectations was the service and the atmosphere. Service- our server (Charlie?) was very assistive, the right level of chatty/present and went above and beyond to make amends...More

1  Thank lsgoulet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Bachelor Farmer is located in a lovely old building that has been renovated beautifully. The food and drinks are great.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was really excited to have dinner at the Bachelor Farmer as I had heard lots of good reviews. The wine list is great, the service is excellent and the restaurant has a good vibe but the food was not great. The menu focuses on...More

Thank dloitaly
Reviewed 30 August 2018

If anyone ever tells you Minneapolis does not have first class dining opportunities, tell them they're very wrong. The Bachelor Farmer is as fine a restaurant as I've eaten in. It is true farm to table experience. I started with Fried Green Tomatoes, a favorite...More

Thank 39,02,244
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

What a treat. This farm to table restaurant in a historic building offers a variety of small dishes plus dinner entrees, all prepared with imagination, full of flavor, and served by a knowledgeable and gracious wait staff. A delicious dinner and a restaurant to visit...More

Thank raygo
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

My friend from Minneapolis brought me to TBF for dinner. She had been raving about it, and was so excited about it, I knew it was going to be awesome. The vibe is very low key and casual but the fare is anything but. The...More

Thank onelauren
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

I wife and I visited while in Minneapolis. Reservations efficient, staff knowledgeable and courteous unique edgy interior. While not inexpensive food was excellent. The knowledgeable server gave her some good advice and made some recommendations. The menu changes daily With the night we were there...More

Thank Bill C
Nearby HotelsSee all 54 hotels in Minneapolis
Hewing Hotel
539 reviews
.30 km away
TownePlace Suites Minneapolis Downtown/North Loop
207 reviews
.46 km away
AC Hotel Minneapolis Downtown
253 reviews
.62 km away
Nicollet Island Inn
208 reviews
.65 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Spoon and Stable
579 reviews
.05 km away
Red Cow North Loop
264 reviews
.27 km away
JD Hoyt's
227 reviews
.32 km away
Nearby Attractions
134 reviews
.25 km away
Modist Brewing
32 reviews
.63 km away
Clockwerks Brewing
10 reviews
.58 km away
Minneapolis Central Library
9 reviews
.56 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Laurie J
2 November 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Carolyn S | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is gluten free options at the restaurant
9 November 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Christine F | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant is in central Minneapolis and aas others have said, i would give 30 mins to be on the safe sideOF course rush hours are always worse so i would use GPS to gauge best route and time. We parked on a street... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 33
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 2nd Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1495
    (North First Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > Warehouse District
  • Neighbourhood: Warehouse District
  • Phone Number: +1 612-206-3920
The Bachelor Farmer serves fresh and simple food that honors Minnesota's Nordic heritage.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing