Dining AC Hotel Minneapolis Downtown

Enjoy Food and Drinks Offered at AC Hotel Minneapolis Downtown

Minneapolis' Fine Dining is Just Steps Away
Downtown Minneapolis boasts a tremendous dining landscape. Our central location puts some of the city's finest dining within walking distance. So step out of our hotel and let your feet take you to your next dining experience.

At This Hotel

AC Kitchen


Start your mornings with a delightful European-inspired breakfast, offering an assortment of cheeses, freshly-baked croissants, artisan-cured meats, yogurts, cereals, seasonal fruits, and sweet-and-savory tarts.

Open for breakfast

AC Lounge


Enjoy hand crafted cocktails and European inspired small plates in the AC Lounge. Our bartender is a local expert, and can advise you on the best places to visit in the Downtown Minneapolis area.

Open for Dinner

AC Lounge

5:00 PM-12:00 AM


Pizza Luce

0.1 Miles

Situated in the historic Warehouse District, Luci’s is downtown Minneapolis’s go-to restaurant for gourmet pizzas and late-night grub.

0.2 Miles

Murray’s is a homegrown establishment with roots dating back to 1946. Perfect for special occasions, this landmark restaurant serves traditional steakhouse cuisine in a modern, upscale setting.
The Oceanaire Seafood Room

0.2 Miles

The Oceanaire is an acclaimed seafood chain restaurant with a sophisticated vibe and regionally-inspired seafood, steak, and wine offerings.
Kieran's Irish Pub

0.2 Miles

Located in the Warehouse District next to Target Field, Kieran’s serves Irish pub grub, drafts, and cocktails in a family-friendly, upbeat atmosphere. The establishment hosts weekly events and live Irish musical performances.
Ike's Food & Cocktails

0.2 Miles

Ike’s is a 1940’s inspired neighborhood restaurant with an eclectic menu, cozy atmosphere, and seasonal outdoor seating.
The Capital Grille

0.3 Miles

Outpost of the upscale steakhouse chain offers classic American fare & a clubby, refined setting.

112 Eatery

0.3 Miles

Red Rabbit

0.4 Miles

Serving simple, authentic Italian cuisine in a rustic chic setting, this family-owned restaurant has a neighborhood-hangout feel and an inviting, relaxed vibe. The bar menu offers a large selection of beers, wines, and cocktails.
CRAVE American Kitchen & Sushi Bar

0.4 Miles

Spoon and Stable

0.5 Miles

Created by Gavin Kaysen, a James Beard award-winning chef, Spoon and Stable is situated inside a cozy, vintage-style building that was originally, in 1906, a horse stable. The French-inspired menu options focus on local, seasonal ingredients.

0.5 Miles

Situated on the corner of South 9th and Nicollet Mall, Zelo is a contemporary Italian eatery that serves handcrafted meals made from local, seasonal ingredients and handmade pastries and desserts. The bar features an approachable selection of wines.

0.5 Miles

Barrio is a modern Latin American restaurant with a lively tequila bar, located in Nicollet Mall, downtown Minneapolis. Authentic Latin cuisine is made from scratch and the bar boasts a cocktail menu with over 100 varieties of tequila and mezcal.
Union Bar & Grill

0.5 Miles

Featuring a rooftop atrium patio—glass-enclosed and heated, year-round—Union Bar & Grill has a hip, sports bar vibe with scenic skyline views. Enjoy American fare, crafted cocktails, and classic bar games.
Kado no Mise

0.5 Miles

This high-end Japanese restaurant specializes in hand-crafted, Edomae-style nigiri, sashimi, and maki. The minimalist, contemporary design creates a Zen-like and elegant dining atmosphere.
Hell's Kitchen

0.6 Miles

Dubbed as “Minnesota’s Most-Booked Restaurant” by USA Today, the award-winning Hell’s Kitchen occupies an art-filled underground space in the heart of downtown Minneapolis. The restaurant serves American-style fare.
Zen Box Izakaya

0.7 Miles

Owned and managed by chef John Ng and his wife, Lina, Zen Box Izakaya serves Japanese cuisine paired with a variety of sakes and cocktail options. The menu features bento boxes, small plates, ramen, and rice bowls.
Bar La Grassa

0.9 Miles

Owned by James Beard Award winning chef Isaac Becker, Bar La Grassa is an upscale Italian eatery with an energetic atmosphere. The menu features homemade pastas, small plates, entrees and a long, eclectic list of wines.
Young Joni

1.9 Miles

This award-winning restaurant serves wood-fired pizzas made from global flavor combinations, shareable small plates, and hand-crafted cocktails.

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