Farmers Kitchen + Bar

The Partners:

Minnesota Farmers Union

The Spot:

An iconic riverside restaurant spot in Minneapolis

The Work:

Create a restaurant that brings farm-to-table to a new level, highlighting Minnesota farmers and produce in a fresh, modern way

The Scene:

A rustic-meets-contemporary space holds all the trappings of what diners are looking for in a restaurant today (a coffee counter for easy to-go orders, a retail market to pick up unique gifts and treats), as well as a sleek bar and warm dining room to embrace old-fashioned hospitality amid a visual history of statewide agriculture.

The Notables:

  • Historic artifacts curated by Shea tell the story of statewide farming through the years
  • Bright branding, signage, and graphic elements designed and created by Shea bring a fresh face to agriculture
  • Retail market area shows off unique local products
  • Mosaic mural encompasses images of farmers from the MFU and Minnesota Cooks
  • Sidewalk patio beckons to guests from all sides