Phone: 612.861.5600

Best Sports Bar In South Minneapolis

Whether you’re out for dinner with the family, or just coming in for one of our great happy hour specials with friends. You can be sure that our friendly, upbeat staff will make you feel right at home. At Tailgate we work hard to keep our menu prices low, our environment fun, and your satisfaction high. Check out our daily specials and stop in to cheer on your favorite MN Pro and College sports team on one of our 21 flat screen TVs. We also televise the WI Badger Football and Basketball games, along with UND Hockey.

Join in the fun today at Tailgate Sports Cafe. Contact Us at 612.861.5600 or email

We are located at 6050 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55419

Open 11 AM to 2 AM everyday! Kitchen open until 1 AM.


Something for everyone


I have brought several of my friends to Tailgate and every person loved the food service and atmosphere. It truly is a neighborhood bar. Don’t be afraid to try it.

— Denny Czupryna

Fun friendly staff, some of the best wings in town.

— David R. Bennett

Love it! The bartenders make it and the food is great

— Kimberly O’Hara Hunefeld

Great neighborhood sports bar. Cheap drink specials, decent bar food, friendly staff and a billion TVs. They also have a few bar games and karaoke for your enjoyment.
Highlights: TVs, Cheap Drinks, Loaded Cheese Fries, Burgers, Wraps, Pizza.
Tailgate Sport Cafe = Game Day.

— Elena T

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It’s Tuesday! And you know what that means...we will be slinging drinks and singing songs, ‘All night long...🎤’!
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