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Conga Latin Bistro

501 E Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55414-1122
+1 612-331-3360
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good58%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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“shrimp” (4 reviews)
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501 E Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55414-1122
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

If you like rum particularly take advantage of the 2 for 1 on rum drinks. Pina Colada, anyone? The appetizers are generous and the ropa viejos or plantains with shrimp are notably good and they are on special as well. Makes it seem a little...More

Thank nomad927
Reviewed 11 February 2018

We went to Conga Latin Bistro for a casual birthday gathering recently and, candidly, my expectations were pretty low. We eat a lot of Brazilian food (in Brazil) and I was expecting Latin dishes that would fall short. But to our surprise the food was...More

Thank Jay M
Conga1958, Owner at Conga Latin Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Thank you we love to have you come back and try our paella

Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

A lot of Mexican style. Good if you want to dance some regeton and Mexican songs. But it isn't good to dance salsa

Thank Natariza
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I popped in here on a Saturday night to check out the scene and was impressed. If you are Latin, love to dance and live in Minneapolis, I feel like you are here. There was a $10 cover charge and the upstairs wasn't packed but...More

Thank TryppAdams
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend wanted Puerto Rican food and we were from out of state and we found this place and it was amazing.

Thank Heidi P
Reviewed 5 January 2017

there weren't many people there, but the food was pretty good. The staff were very friendly and the service was good. Prices were reasonable for the area.

Thank 4d1n8l
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Good food with a fun atmosphere. The food was delicious, the drinks were tasty and the dance floor was begging for people to dance!

Thank zams21
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Great place to share food and friends. Have to dance!!! Even if you do not drink, there is plenty to mix at this place.

Thank Gayle J
Reviewed 7 March 2016

I went alone to eat. The staff were courteous to single diners. Even on a Friday at 6:30 pm, there was plenty of room. Since appetizers were $2 off during happy hour(5-7 pm weekdays), I tried the yucca. I also tried the three bean salad...More

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 2 December 2015

We came in for happy hour and dinner. There was ample seating and we had a nice well lit booth which was good for conversation. The choice I made for a cocktail was way too sweet. The food however was very tasty. We each had...More

Thank terwoj54
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7 September 2015|
Response from Conga1958 | Property representative |
It is very unfair for you to say that we allow our staff to overcharge our customers. Our customers are given a printed receipt for them to look before paying the server. We have a Micros 3700 POS that stores all receipt... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 E Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55414-1122
    (Hennepin and 5th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-331-3360
  • E-mail
Conga Latin Bistro located at 501 E. Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, is an authentic Spanish/Latin Restaurant serving Nuevo Latino Cuisine (Puerto Rico, Cuba, Dominican Republic, and South America).
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