City Dictionary - The Dictionary with Local Flavor
Search In: Minnesota Entire Site

Top Minnesota Entries

76. St. Paul Grand Gazette: A monthly neighborhood newspaper, focused on the Grand Avenue area in St. Paul.  
77. Pandora's Cup Minneapolis: An uptown, punk-rock-ish coffeehouse in an old tow-story house with a vegan-friendly menu, an art gallery, and even...  
78. Nord'east: Slang for Northeast  
79. Tom Thumb Donuts: Just like normal donuts, but scaled down to bite-size.  
80. Cathedral of St. Paul: A Roman Catholic church that functions as a civic landmark, providing a quiet place of contemplation and community ...  
81. Summit-Selby: A higher-end, now multi-ethnic neighborhood with a number of fine Victorian houses from the 19th century.  
82. Up North: Anywhere north of the Twin Cities, typically in reference to the lakes area where people go for the weekend.  
83. U, The: "The U" is how Minneapolitans (and most Minnesotans) refer to the University of Minnesota Twin Cities. One of the ...  
84. Uptown: An unofficial 'neighborhood' near the lakes; a popular area for restaurants, bars, and shopping.  
85. MOA: Mall of America  
86. Hiawatha Line: Currently the only line on the Twin Cities Light Rail - runs from Downtown through the airport to the Mall of Ameri...  
87. Twinsville: The neighborhood with new developments going up around the new Twins stadium on the north side of downtown Minneapo...  
88. Minneapolitans: Minneapolitans is the nickname for residents of Minneapolis.  
89. Mayslack's Polka Lounge: On North 4th, Northeast in Minneapolis, home of the legendary one-pound hot roast beef sandwich, "since 1955", and ...  
90. Kramarczuk's Eastern European Deli: A remnant of the Eastern European presence in northeastern Minneapolis; offers a great selection of authentic Old W...  
 
< 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 >
 
Minnesota Tagline
"Land of 10,000 Lakes and zero Super Bowl wins" Edit | History
Poll
Past Words of the Day

Creek, river, stream, etc.

A shortened form for Mall of America, standing for big, frickin' mall. See also: MOA.

1. The Chicago Bungalow is the main source of housing design in the Chicago area. These bungalow style houses make up about a third of the city's housing. Many of these were built during beginning of the 20th century and the period after WWII.

2. The house featured during the theme song of the old sitcom Family Matters...

1. The virgin vault was the former all-female Elizabeth Waters dormitory at the University of Wisconsin. It has recently been made co-ed, however, so the virigns have been let out of the vault.

2. Also formerly referred to as "Lez Waters."

This is slang for the Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholder's meeting. Warren Buffett's thousands of cult followers descend upon Omaha to hear the oracle utter his words of humble wisdom.