Plates For Good

Presented By Thrivent Mutual Funds, Sponsored By US Foods, Benefitting Second Harvest Heartland

Raise Much Needed Funds To Support Families In Need In Our Communities
Dine At One Of The Participating Restaurants
Twin Cities, MN 55402
United States

You’re invited to be a part of Plates for Good!  September 1-30, 2018 to Raise Much Needed Funds To Support Families In Need In Our Communities during Hunger Action Month!

A new and much anticipated dining event – Plates for Good benefitting Second Harvest Heartland, will run during the month of September, savor the exclusive rewards that come with being a part of Plates For Good and play a vital role in supporting Second Harvest Heartland in Minnesota. To become a part of the event and raise much needed funds to support families in need in our communities, simply dine at one of the participating restaurants on selected days and 10% of the food will go directly to Second Harvest Heartland

For more information about Second Harvest Heartland click here.

Dine At One Of The Participating Restaurants

Lela Restaurant - Focuses on fresh ingredients centered around steak, crudos and hand-made pasta paired with inventive beverage offerings.


Al Vento - An Italian hideaway serving the fresh flavors of Southern Italy. Daily specials, thoughtful wine list, local taps and a full bar.


Red Cow - Providing a sophisticated twist on the classic neighborhood tavern, Red Cow celebrates finely crafted eats and drinks with a focus on gourmet burgers, craft beers, fine wine, and Craft Cocktails.



Mainstreet Bar and Grill - "Small Town Friendly, Big City Fun." Order a burger from their menu to help support Plates for Good!




La Voya - Featuring traditional French dishes infused with Minnesotan influences, La Voya delights with a signature twist on favorite classics.



River Inn - Hosts a very casual atmosphere with an emphasis on small town hospitality 7 days a week.  Something for everyone! Order Grandma Ruth's Grilled Prime Rib from their menu to help support Plates for Good!



The Bloomington ChopHouse - Committed to the highest quality Midwest raised beef. We featuring prime cuts and locally raised grass-fed beef and bison. We seek sustainable fresh seafood for our menu and serve seasonal locally grown produce when possible. Our Wine Spectator awarded wine list has more than 200 labels and features a reserved Coravin program with by the glass and vertical pours. Enjoy a dynamic cocktail experience in Olive Lounge prior to dinner with your favorite classic cocktail, a craft beer from in depth beer list or selection from our wines by the glass. 



The Cookie Cups - A bakery that sells gourmet cookies in the shape of mini cupcake(s) among other things like our specialty steamers, hot chocolate, coffee and savory cups! We also provide full service catering for special events and corporate occasions. The Cookie Cups Is located in Orono, MN.



Turtle's Bar & Grill- A casual scratch kitchen specializing in world class thin crust stone oven pizza, Certified Angus Beef burgers and our famous crispy fried chicken. Turtle's has the area's best local craft beer selection.


Moderna Kouzina - “Modern Kitchen” is a modern French restaurant bar and lounge located in the heart of 50th and France. We present a comfortable dining experience paired with craft cocktails in a sexy atmosphere. Navigating each carefully incorporated dish is understandably unique and exciting allowing a social atmosphere to enjoy the company of others.

 Feller - A modern-day homage to hunters and gatherers, Feller is located within a former brewery built into the bluffs at the South end of Main Street in downtown Stillwater. Feller serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.



Smack Shack - Committed to serving sustainable seafood and is known for lobster boils and lobster rolls served in a fun, casual atmosphere. Open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week beginning at 11:00am. Serving French Quarter Ala Carte Brunch menu on Saturday and Sunday from 10:00am until 3:00pm.

Willy McCoys - A 1920's Prohibition-themed tavern for the everyday "Joes". We are not your fashionable speakeasy with fine linens and fancy glassware. We are the back road gathering house where everyone is welcome. Casual and comfortable with rustic reclaimed Midwest barn wood & antique lighting; here...we serve up beer, whiskey and good ole' American food. A place where you can watch the game, hang with your guys or gals and enjoy a good time.


Sanctuary - An elegant and memorable, yet welcoming and reasonably priced fine dining experience for people who visit the new theater district of downtown Minneapolis. A little escape – from the kitchen, from work, from the ordinary – right here in downtown Minneapolis!

Bardo - A modern American bistro by Chef Remy Pettus.



Tullibee - Wood-burning grill and oven greatly influence Executive Chef Matt Leverty’s menu offerings of hearty vegetables and shareable fish or meat dishes. Game and other locally foraged ingredients are an integral part of the menu with rotating market-driven off-cuts and other nightly offerings.

Gianni's - For more information on Gianni’s, please visit our website:


Dan Kelly's - For more information on Dan Kelly’s, please visit our website:



Coalition - For more information on Coalition, please visit our website:


Erik The Red -  For more information on Erik The Red please visit our website: