Who We Are

Mercado by Earl Giles brings Uptown Minneapolis a combination cocktail bar, taco spot, and coffee shop located at the corner of 29th & Lyndale. Communal tables plus more intimate seating areas are placed around the coffee bar and take out counter ideal for large or small gatherings. A wall of windows are actually folding doors that open up onto the large patio which overlooks the Greenway.

Jester Concepts

Jester Concepts launched in 2008 by Brent Frederick and Jacob Toledo (JT) is a Minnesota owned hospitality-company, specializing in creating unique restaurant concepts that provide a high quality experience in food, service and atmosphere.

As a local, independent company we have extensive knowledge of the industry, the market, and the community. We pride ourselves on discovering ideal locations for which we are able to create unique concepts that fit each location and neighborhood. We are highly motivated and determined to create successful concepts for us as a company and for our partners.

Uptown, Minneapolis

2904 Lyndale Avenue South
Minneapolis 55408
in the Lime Apartments.


Open Daily 11am – 11pm