Busters on 28th | Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Busters on 28th (OUT OF BUSINESS)
Excellent based on 14 ratings
Type: Bar

4204 28th Ave
Minneapolis, Minnesota United States 55406 [ print map ]
612 729 0911

busterson28th.com

Hours: Mon-Fri 11:00am-1:00am, Sat-Sun 10:00am-1:00am


Mayor: BVery (2) | Taps: 30 | Bottles: 109


Busters on 28th

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Beer Available At Busters on 28th (arranged by most recent)
Great Lakes Class of í88 Imperial Smoked Porter 92, Corsendonk Blond 48, Ommegang Duvel Rustica 93, Two Brothers 16th Anniversary Ale 90
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14 reviews for Busters on 28th (OUT OF BUSINESS)
 Ambiance  77%
 Service  84%
 Selection  87%
 Food  80%
 Value  74%
 Overall  86%
 Rating  91%
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78
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 16/20
tennisjoel  (32) Rochester, Minnesota | April 25, 2008
I was in the area eating dinner with my wife, so we decided to stroll on over to Busters after hearing about the good beer selection. Almost missed the joint, as it is not a very big establishment (yet). We arrived around 7:45 PM and it was packed. Eventually we found a seat at the bar. The service was a little slow, but there was only one main bartender working. The tap list was expansive and there was 88 bottle listings. I enjoyed a Rodenbach Grand Cru, setting me back $8 but it was worth it, especially since this is a beer they will not be distributing to the US very soon. Kudos to Busters for still having this on tap. The couple next to us enjoyed a bottle of Ommegang Three Philosophers I told them that was an excellent choice, albeit expensive. Finished with a Furious which was on special at $4 for a pint. All in all a pretty decent place. I overheard that they plan to expand the bar and grill soon, as they are buying a couple of the stores currently adjoined to the place. Iíll be interested in returning after the renovation.
78
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 15/20
northropfrye  (163) Steinbach, Manitoba | January 6, 2013
Definitely a place to stop by in Minneapolis. Nice atmosphere, good service, decent list (though not as extensive as Happy Gnome).
86
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
cards04  (95) Steinbach, Manitoba | January 6, 2013
Lots of excellent taps, and a great flight sampler at a great price. Lots of good current stuff and decent pub grub to boot. I will visit here again.
90
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
jmikolich  (107) North Ridgeville, Ohio | October 5, 2012
Stopped on a Thursday night, sat at the bar, ordered a mildly overpriced sampler (14 bucks for 5 samples) but the samples were of anything including cask beer, bartender was awesome and attentive, tap list was pretty sweet and all in all a great time, as night progressed bar keep was willing to talk about beer and biking. this place is small but worth it. parking is on the street but easy to find.
84
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
drpimento  (146) La Crosse, Wisconsin | August 2, 2012
Glad I came here! Was lucky to get a spot at the bar and the owner even brought me a stool! Little warm where Iím sitting right across from the griddle n friers, but the door is open and a nice breeze is wafting in. Air is good. Customers on my right are super friendly, ditto the bartender. The cooks are cranking the food out and to my eye, it looks faultless. And they sure are serving a lot of it! Got a tv on with the Olympics on behind the bar; small, good picture, and works for me. Lots of dark wood in the place including ceilings. Good selection of draft and bottled beers. Patio in front is busy but has some open tables. If I lived anywhere near here, I can see being a regular. Probably give it a better score too.
98
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 19/20
orourke  (10) Minnesota | December 26, 2011
A mecca for South Minneapolitan beer lovers. The owner and bartenders are extremely beer knowledgable and they have an excellent, ever changing selection of beers. Also have cask beers on tap that change per week.
96
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 19/20
ryanfolty  (190) Bourbon County, Minnesota | August 20, 2011| Updated January 12, 2013
Nice bar in South Minneapolis. Had a good selection on tap, excluding the Stella for $6 :-) 100ish bottles as well. Only complaint is the individual bathroom for dudes. Some guy was camped out in there and we had a line 3 deep waiting to go. Update - stopped in for bourbon barrel week and it was just amazing. Love this place!!
90
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 18/20
bobbypaulson  (37) Fergus Falls, Minnesota | March 24, 2011
went here a couple times when I was in the city. The last time I went I was waiting for my wife to land in the MSP airport. They had KBS on tap!!! I was alittle upset that I couldnít drink more because I had to pick up my wife (safety first). They only have about 20 taps but itís all great beer on ever tap. They have a good bottle selection and the srevers are wonderful. I brough in my backpack and I was able to sit at a table, read and drink great beer. On top of that I had a waleye Rachel and it was superb. The fries are sublime aswell. This place is great high recommended!!!!
74
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 14/20
kbutler1  (83) Minnesota | June 7, 2010| Updated March 30, 2013
Nice place nestled right in the Minneapolis suburbs. Good selection of craft beers. Staff is typically kind of crabby but has gotten better in my recent visits. Food was decent but a bit pricey. Parking can be a little tough when it is busy. Liked the atmosphere. Update: I really want to try to like this place but I have now been here 4 times and everytime itís something. This time they were out of pizza dough and the food seemed really greasy. Probably wonít be back, just too many other good options in the cities for cheaper.
78
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 17/20
mistersinalin  (24) St. Paul, Minnesota | March 21, 2009
The burgers here are almost better than the beers. Great food, neighborhood bar feel, anf a fine selection of beers make for a great place. If only the food was a bit cheaper.
92
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
BVery  (388) Burnsville, Minnesota | January 12, 2009| Updated June 11, 2012
Awesome neighborhood bar in South Minneapolis. Great beer selection, 25-30 taps and 109 bottles when I was there. Our server (Jon) was extremely knowledgable and friendly - total beer geek, which is perfect. Small place with dark wood decor. Probably my favorite beer spot in the Twin Cities as of now.

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