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Butcher & The Boar

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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TO SHARE​
$19
Crafted Charcuterie
Texas Wild Boar Ham, Turkey Braunschweiger, Elk Terrine, Wild Boar Head Cheese
$17
Wood Grilled Oysters
Seasonal oysters topped with parmesan butter
$16
Steak Tartare
Hand cut dry-aged striploin, dijon aioli, pickled vegetables, house-made cracker
$32
Sausage Sampler
Wild Boar Hot Link, Texas Beef Link, Berkshire Pork & Cheddar
$22
Cheese Plate
Rotating selection of artisan cheeses, served with house-made crackers & bread
$18
Foie Gras Torchon
Wrapped in duck pastrami, caramelized apple, slivered almond
TO TASTE​
$6
Hot Link Croquettes
$6
House Pickle Plate
$6
Candied Beer Nuts
$6
Peanut Butter Stuffed Jalapenos
SAUSAGE​
$12
Green Chorizo
Potato​ salad, black bean mole, cumin creme fraiche, cotija cheese
$12
Pinto Bean Chorizo [Vegetarian]
Potato Salad, black bean mole, cumin creme fraiche, cotija cheese
$12
Blood Sausage Link
Braised endive, green apple butter, bourbon currants, maple walnuts, herbed brown butter
$10
The Footlong
Cajun chow-chow
$12
Wild Boar Hot Link
Vegetable​ stukel, Zatarain mustard
$12
Texas Beef Link
Four chile sauce, tortilla slaw
$12
Berkshire Pork & Cheddar
Broccoli, rye toast, hard cider sauce
MEAT​
$53
21 Day Dry-Aged Boneless New York Strip
Jim Beam cream, spiced haricot vert, almond dust
$48
USDA Prime Rib Cap
Smoked yukon potatoes, roasted sweet peppers, sauce rouille
$42
Double Smoked Prime Eye of Ribeye
Creole​ pineapple, onion, fine herb, blue cheese fondue
$39
Double Cut Smoked Berkshire Pork Chop
Green apple and jicama slaw, bourbon maple chipotle sauce
$Mp
Butcher's Cut
Ask your server
$46
Pan Seared Duck Breast
Espresso​ cured Labelle Farms duck breast, Minnesota wild rice, asian pear compote, foie demi
$49
Smoked Beef Long Rib
Tabasco-molasses​
FROM THE WATER​
$37
Spice Rubbed Skuna Salmon
Cauliflower mousseline, balsamic glazed crimini mushrooms, hazelnuts
$44
Surf & Turf
Smoked beef rib, tempura battered Nantucket scallops, red wine glace, habanero aioli
$Mp
Market Seafood
Ask your server
SALADS​
$16
Kentucky Crab Salad
Alaskan​ King Crab supreme, grilled pineapple, arugula, pistachio
$12
Wedge Salad
House smoked bacon, blue cheese, tomato syrup, buttermilk ranch
$12
Duck Confit Salad
Hearty escarole, annatto potatoes, duck fat vinaigrette, spiced nuts, cotija cheese
SIDES​
$9
Smoked New Potatoes With Pecorino
$9
Fried Green Tomatoes
$9
Truffled Trumpet Royale Mushrooms
$9
Creole Shrimp Mac & Cheese
$9
Red Hot Brussels Sprouts
$9
Caramelized Broccoli
$9
Fulton Beer-Battered Fries
$9
Sour Cream-Chive Mash
$6
Skillet Cornbread
$5
Texas Toast
About
Butcher & the Boar opened in 2012 in Minneapolis, MN, with a simple idea. Create a festive and communal dining experience with American craft food, beer and bourbon. We are a steak and smoked meats house. We believe that top notch ingredients sourced from local farms and premium purveyors and prepared with superior culinary technique is the secret to great food.
PRICE RANGE
US$ 10 - US$ 44
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Seafood, Barbecue, American, Contemporary
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The food is beyond reproach and the atmosphere is warm and welcoming. Don’t let the exterior fool you and make survto make reservations!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Samharpup
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

As our group of nine placed our order, we were most looking forward to trying the smoked long rib, the double cut pork chop, the Wagyu ribeye, and then someone said “Hey, let’s try the duck too!”. To the groups surprise, the duck was the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank dobbet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a treat! From the whiskey/bourbon flights to the cocktails and delectable food, this place is top notch. Our server Mitch was very knowledgeable and personable. The fried green tomatoes, sausage sampler and smoked beef long rib were to die for. The long rib was...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank megagirasol4717
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s not often I’m in Minneapolis, but this restaurant is always on my hit list. Again with work friends we ate here and were introduced to the exciting menu of smoked sausages, long fries and other delicious starters. But the best is yet to come...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ncrancher
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely a special date night for us, but so worth it. The wedge salad was delicious and we ate one of the best steaks of our lives. What put it over the top for us was the side of mushrooms. Whoa- that with the steak...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank LeahoftheLakes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter, Bailee and I had an awesome evening of delicious food and wine. We ordered ribeye, shrimp Mac cheese, Brussel sprouts, and cabernet. Our waiter, Mike was fantastic! He knew the menu and made excellent suggestions, as well as offered his favorites! The general...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank P9331RRjenniferm
Reviewed 11 February 2019

solid restaurant , hearty food, fun , surroundings with festive bar with excellent bear and bourbon selection. when in Minneapolis it is a must

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rvm599
Reviewed 27 January 2019

Butcher & The Boar never fails to please. From the excellent cocktail selection, amazing meat choices and the excellent sides. The B&B is always one of my favorite places in downtown Minneapolis. The wait staff is well trained and very attentive. The place is always...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 111ericj
Reviewed 21 January 2019 via mobile

We went here for my fellas birthday.and were sorely disappointed. They may have changed the menu since we went but there was no filet on the menu and that is the only steak we eat. We ended up getting a bunch of appetizers and they...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Kelly B
Douglas V, General Manager at Butcher & The Boar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2019

I'm a bit confused on the review. The menu is the same from the bar to the main room. We have a filet on on the menu. Im sorry if there was confusion, we hope you will give us another chance. Thank you, Kevin Fraley

Reviewed 15 January 2019

This was an absolutely amazing dinner. First the setup: It was -15 degrees outside with windchill. I was told by the hotel doorman that I couldn't get there by the Skyway, but it was only a six block walk...in -15 degree weather. BUT IT WAS...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank KingGofer
Douglas V, General Manager at Butcher & The Boar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2019

Thank you so much for the kind words, nothing like a great cut of meat with so heat to warm you up on a cold Mn night!! Cheers, Kevin Fraley

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Angela M
21 December 2018|
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Response from Kevin C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know the answer to this question. I would suggest a call to the restaurant. Good luck on your findings.
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Carol R
9 March 2018|
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Response from 4elleb | Reviewed this property |
Jeans and a sweater, or a jacket, boots. Business boutique
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Ron K
3 March 2017|
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Response from sana5000 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I do not know this recently they've had a big change of management and ownership I would doublecheck before I would go
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