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400 Bar - CLOSED

Map & Directions 400 Cedar Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55454


City Pages' Description

One of the longest-standing rock-club landmarks on Minneapolis' West Bank, the 400 Bar sits on the corner of Cedar and Riverside like a monument to local venues everywhere. Aside from their live showcases of Twin Cities regulars, typically with a $5 cover or less, they have the tendency to land shows by touring national acts you won't see anywhere else, as well as buzz bands right on the verge of blowing up.

Member Reviews

  • sullivabill wrote a review for 400 Bar
    on 11/22/12

    how do we bow down to you independant booker?
    you are independant and unknown, un able to give your name.
    our final night might be conor oberst at carnagie hall
    or our it may be spider john koerner at newport jazz fest
    but for sure we cannot out do your unnamed bands
    that are unable to bring people to the west bank
    I am not tom i am bill and you wanna fuck with my bro
    please... More >>

  • independentbooker wrote a review for 400 Bar
    on 10/11/12

    The bar owner is by far the laziest. The 400 bar is a dying bar according to other sites. The owner has no want to get his bar running smoothly. I tried to book a few bands and Tom does not answer questions and gets defensive and acts like a child when you ask for answers. There is no working phone number to actually speak to anyone and Tom expects everyone else to bow down to... More >>

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  • Nate D. on 05/17/10

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  • MPLSco on 10/24/10

    Go on Sundays to watch Vikings games accompanied by live music!

  • Nate D. on 05/17/10

    To add to Kolby's point, a few Etheopians show up for the fun at bar close.

  • April S. on 04/15/12

    Love this place! Tom and the gang are superb folks. Best place to grab a drink & show in Twin Cities!

  • Garet T. on 08/07/09

    watch Thomas built the Wall tear it up.

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