Restaurants Participating in the 2017 BITE of Burnsville

Barley + Vine

For foodies and families alike....

Offering at the Bite of Burnsville:  wild mushroom & asparagus risotto with shaved parmesan & greens


Located amidst the emerging, vibrant suburb of Lakeville, Barley and Vine appeals to a wide range of diners by offering the comfort and familiarity of casual dining without sacrificing quality or originality.  The concept is being led by Hospitality Resource Management (HRM), a local restaurant group with five unique restaurants around the Twin Cities”.


Black Diamond Restaurant

Great Mexican & American Food

Offering at the Bite of Burnsville: Pineapple Pastor Tacos & Elote (Mexican corn off the cob)

The all-new Black Diamond is serving up fresh scratch-made Mexican and American cuisine and specialty cocktails daily from 11am-10pm (11pm on Friday and Saturday). Located at Buck Hill Ski and Snowboard area in Burnsville, MN.

Black Diamond at Buck Hill • 15400 Buck Hill Road • Burnsville, MN 55306 • 952-892-3833

Member Since: 10/19/2016 

Buca di Beppo

No matter the occasion, Buca is always the perfect fit.

Offering at the Bite of Burnsville: Tiramisu & Penne Ala Vodka


At the corner of Burnhaven Drive and West 143rd Street, your Burnsville, MN Buca is everyone’s favorite Italian restaurant because we make every guest feel like family. Once you step through our doors, you’ll know you are going to have a memorable meal. Our warm decor welcomes you and our staff will attend to your every dining need. When we bring out our eye-popping, mouthwatering, family style portions of authentic Italian pastas, entrees, and pizzas, you’ll know that there is no way you are going home hun-gry. Come to your Burnsville Buca for a delicious lunch or dinner today. 

14300 Burnhaven Drive-Burnsville, MN 55306-Phone: 952-892-7272

Member Since: 7/20/2016

Burger Jones

We start with a custom grind of Angus beef.

Offering at the Bite of Burnsville:  Stack Pack


Then there's the expert pattying and gentle handling. The perfect sear on the flattop grill. The world's best bun, cheeses, toppings.  And don't forget the rest of the menu – from the Tri-Fry Tasting Tower to the Beer Battered Cheese Curds. The Bison Burger and the Chicago Dog. The Salted Caramel Malt, the "Nut Buster" Hard Shake.

Then there are the beers – a menu's worth of craft brews. Plus specialty cocktails. And our Happy Hour offerings, takeout and late-night dining.

The Buzz Coffee & Cafe

Where People are inspired by Coffee

Offering at the Bite of Burnsville: Macaroons & Coffee


The BUZZ Coffee & Cafe is located near the Heart of the City in Burnsville, MN.  The BUZZ Coffee & Cafe delivers delicious made-from-scratch bakery, made-to-order breakfast and lunch options, and hand-crafted beverages. Member since 2010.


Burnsville Chamber of Commerce Member


Chianti Grill - 2016 Chef's Choice Winner

Locally owned "Napa meets Tuscany" concept truly has something for everyone!

The menu boasts authentic and innovative Italian dishes, steaks, fresh seafood and fish, along with daily features for those wanting something new every visit. They also represent much in the line of local craft beers and crafted cocktails featuring many Minnesota distilleries. All served by a highly trained staff in a warm and comfortable upscale setting.

Crystal Lake Golf Club

At Crystal Lake Golf & Banquet we pride ourselves in our ability to combine a beautiful venue with excellent service & professional advice.

Offering at the Bite of Burnsville: Italian Sausage Stuffed Mushroom


Crystal Lake offers elegant event facilities, cuisine to delight the palate, flawless service and full service event and wedding planning by our experienced and professional staff.  From the point of your initial inquiry, through the planning stages, until you walk out the door at the end of your event, our wonderful Banquet and Catering staff will take care of you through the entire process making your planning easy & stress free. 



El Loro Mexican Restaurant

El Loro Meals For Every Mood

At El Loro, we make every effort to ensure you have the most delicious meal and a wonderful experience. We offer many dishes for even the most distinct tastes. At El Loro, if you can't find exactly what you're looking for, let us know and we'll be happy to create it for you!  

Lucky's 13 Pub

"Where stranger become friends, and friends become family".

In 2007 we opened our first Lucky’s 13 Pub in Mendota MN.   From there we expanded to locations in Bloomington MN, Fargo ND, Plymouth MN, and Burnsville MN.  The rustic feel and welcoming atmosphere sets Lucky’s apart from the rest. 

The Mediterranean Cruise Cafe

Come for the food, stay for the fun!

Offering at the Bite of Burnsville:  Gyros Stir-Fry - Gyros with grilled vegetables, served in a teriyaki glaze over saffron rice with pita bread.

Since 1979, Jamal Ansari and family has been serving the Twin Cities community the finest Mediterranean, Middle Eastern and American cuisine. With years of hard work, the Mediterranean Cruise Cafe has been recognized as one of the top restaurants in the metro. From Our Family to Yours!

Morgan's Farm To Table - 2016 People's Choice & Design To Savor Winner

What's in a name? PLENTY.

Offering at the Bite of Burnsville:  Australian Lamb Confit served with Truffled Polenta, Rosemary Cabernet Demi Glace and Tomato Confit.


We are proud to introduce the new Morgan’s on Nicollet. Our commitment to sustaining the legacy of family farms in Minnesota runs deep. To that end, we are proud to represent some of the best artisan producers in the region. 


Nothing Bundt Cakes

Nothing Bundt Cakes is the perfect place to pick up a delicious treat for yourself...

Offering at the Bite of Burnsville:  Bundt Cakes


A gift for someone special, a thank you for a client, or a hand-decorated Bundt cake to wow any crowd. Every delicious bite-sized Bundtini, individual Bundtlet and sharable Bundt cake is baked fresh daily and crowned with our signature cream cheese frosting. With nine classic flavors and a seasonal Featured Flavor to choose from along with forty festive hand-crafted designs, you'll find the perfect bundt cake for any occasion. Browse our supply of charming cards and unique gifts, too, and you'll see why our bakery is your one stop party destination.

Nutmeg Brewhouse

We sell Growlers, even on Sundays!

Offering at the Bite of Burnsville: Ribs, Wings, Chicken and Tofu Tikka and Naan


Seeking to fill a void in the southern metro area of the Twin Cities, a group of friends had an idea to create a space to serve great craft beer and food, while in an atmosphere that makes their friends, family, and neighbors feel at home.

Whether you are looking for lunch, Trivia Tuesdays, a few drinks on a Saturday night, or more, we’ve got you covered. See you at Nutmeg! Cheers!

Burnsville Chamber of Commerce Member


Racks Sports Bar and Grill

Bringing the best to Burnsville, Minnesota

Join us at the place to be for drinks, eats and sports. Come on in and find out why we've got a reputation as the hottest local spot to catch a game and grab a brew.

Roasted Pear

Perfect for a business lunch, special occasion dinner or a warm family brunch. 

Offering at the Bite of Burnsville:  Tomato Basil Soup Shooters & Smoked Salmon


Both elegant and casual, as well as rustic and refined. The menu offers sophisticated salads, sandwiches, appetizers, hearty pastas and steaks. It is a predominately made from scratch menu.  Roasted Pear is perfect for a business lunch, special occasion dinner or a warm family brunch. Happy hour specials are offered 7 days a week. We also offer catering for any occasion, from business meetings to weddings. We cater groups of 10 to 1,000, licensed in multiple venues in the Twin Cities area.

Burnsville Chamber of Commerce Member

Rudy's Redeye Grill

Our food and atmosphere go hand in hand.

With our signature cajun spiced “Bull Bites,” and traditional comfort foods like blue cheese meatloaf, chicken potpie, pan-fried walleye, and char broiled steaks; we are proud to say that our exceptional food compliments our cozy atmosphere. For a lighter fare, we offer a variety of homemade soups and salads. For dessert, we tantalize your taste buds with our fabulous dessert tray sure to satisfy your sweet tooth.

Burnsville Chamber of Commerce Member

The HoneyBaked Ham Company

At HoneyBaked, we believe in "Celebrating Life, one meal at a time."

Offering at the Bite of Burnsville:  Ham & Turkey Bites


That's why every Honey Baked Ham is fully cooked & ready to serve, so you can spend less time in the kitchen and more time with family. Underneath that sweet, crunchy glaze is the leanest, most flavorful, moist & tender ham you'll find anywhere. Whether it's our ham, turkey, sides or desserts, you know you'll be serving the best, without all the stress!

Vivo KItchen

Setting the table for Possibility


Offering at the Bite of Burnsville:  

  • Pork Rillettes~olive oil crisp, house made spicy pickle salad, zinfandel gastrique
  • Citrus Poached Shrimp Cocktail~guajillo sauce, moroccan-preserved citrus salad
  • "BLT" Bruschetta~roasted pork belly, olive oil toast, butter lettuce, smoked mayonnaise, tomato marmalade

At Vivo Kitchen, we make creative meals from scratch, use locally sourced ingredients, pay extra attention to the details, and treat everyone like a guest in our home—because we know the delicious possibilities we can make happen for you when we do.