The Dakota is a rare gem in the Minneapolis entertainment scene. One of few establishments to serve a full, chef-driven menu paired with world-class music performances seven nights a week, the Dakota is more than a restaurant and more than a music club; it’s where love of great food and great music come together as a seamless duet.
We’ve been around the Twin Cities for over 25 years. We feel community involvement is important and we model this by really getting involved with community efforts, benefits and fundraisers.
Established in 1985, the Dakota Jazz Club & Restaurant opened in St. Paul and has since moved to downtown Minneapolis. We are proud of our history as a part of the Twin Cities community.
Things are percolating at our new spot over in Saint Paul in the former Artists Quarter space. While we are getting ready for construction on the new place we have gutted the place and are…
The Dakota is excited to present our future A Room With A Vieux upcoming pop-up dates! If you’ve been looking for your chance to come and visit us before our spring time renovations, be sure to…
If you’ve never heard of Glen David Andrews aka the Treme Prince, that is about to change. Rising up from within a talented musical family in the historic Treme neighborhood in the 6th Ward New…
Testimonials & Reviews
We believe in what we do, we love doing it. We are grateful for the praise and applause we’ve received from such a range of sources. We always appreciate the feedback. If you would like to say something, feel free to submit your own testimonial–we’d love to hear from you!
Thanks again for the tickets, it was an awesome show and a great start to the vacation I just returned from!