What’s new in Fargo-Moorhead

LAST UPDATED September 2019

Looking for recently-opened restaurants, stores, and hotels in the Fargo-Moorhead area? You’ve come to the right place.

Over the past 5-10 years, there’s been a huge amount of development in the area. In fact, If you haven’t been in the area since you went to college here 30+ years ago, you may hardly recognize it! Our downtown area has been wonderfully revitalized, the southern part of Fargo is booming, and West Fargo has grown to be the 5th largest city in North Dakota.

Below you’ll find the newest businesses in Fargo, Moorhead, and West Fargo.


Crafts & Drafts Pass

Take your passport around town to each of the participating craft beverage stops. After you collect 6 out of 12 stamps you get a free t-shirt, collect all 12 and receive a t-shirt PLUS a bonus gift. Passports can be picked up at either Visitors Centers or participating locations.

More information here | (701) 282-3653

Drumconrathmoving to Downtown Fargo

Hailing from Mapleton, ND, Drumconrath has already made a name for itself. Now, they will be moving into the Drekker Brewing’s old space in the heart of Downtown Fargo so that they can expand their brewing and bring in some more walking traffic.

1666 1st Ave N | (701) 645-3786

Fargo Food Tours

Eat your way through Downtown Fargo on a Fargo Favorites food tour! Each tour will include a guided tour through downtown along with tastings at multiple restaurants, it lasts 3 hours and kicks off at the Fargo Theatre each Saturday morning. You have to reserve your spot at least 24 hours ahead of time on the website.

Start at the Fargo Theatre | fargofoodtours@gmail.com 

Grape Plains Wine Tours

New to town this summer, the Grape Plains Wine Tours are perfect for your next girls’ night. Hop on a party bus and stop at four local wineries where you can try out some North Dakota wine! Tastings at each stop and snacks on the bus are included.

Board the bus at the Visitors Center | (701) 282-3653

Red River Winery Trek

Hop on the trek and visit each of the participating winery locations throughout the Fargo-Moorhead and surrounding area. Once you complete your passport, bring it into the Fargo-Moorhead Visitors Center for a free t-shirt!


Classy Sisters Boutique

A trendy and affordable boutique offering women’s apparel in sizes small to 3X, handbags, jewelry, accessories, soaps, bath bombs, essential oils, home decor & more!

4501 15th Ave S, Fargo | (701) 532-1719

Daily’s Market

A new grocery store in Downtown Fargo with all of the necessities you expect to find from frozen pizzas to dog treats, it’s a one-stop-shop for any and all visiting Downtown Fargo.

216 Broadway N, Fargo | (701) 532-1689

MinnDak Market

The newest shop in West Acres Mall offers unique regional artisan gifts and foods from North Dakota, Minnesota, and South Dakota.

West Acres Shopping Center | 3902 13th Ave S, Fargo | (701) 532-1371

Olive Street

Trendy fashion store proving a one-of-a-kind shopping experience for women of all ages.

835 23rd Ave E, #205, West Fargo | (701) 639-6990


New clothing store whose motto is “effortless, elegant, and relaxed” which was created by two women who work to bring exclusive and comfortable styles to their shoppers.

835 23rd Ave E, # 204, West Fargo | (701) 532-1134

Willow District

Women’s clothing boutique in the Shoppes at Blu area which is the newest shopping area in Fargo. Formally Jessie Blue, Willow District was homegrown out of Fargo, ND, and offers a cozy, earthy blend of women’s apparel.

3265 45th St S, Unit 124, Fargo | (701) 630-4766

Updates at the West Acres Mall

The West Acres mall is constantly updating and changing to bring you some of the best shopping experiences in the region. Whether it be events, new stores, or up and coming restaurants, don’t miss out on what’s going on!

West Acres Shopping Center | 3902 13th Ave S, Fargo | (701) 282-2222


Africa International Restaurant & Night Club

By day, this new space serves as a restaurant, but by night it transforms into the only nightclub in the West Acres area, with music from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. every night of the week.

4554 7th St S, Fargo | (612) 598-6287

A&E Liberian

One of many new ethnic spots in Fargo-Moorhead, A&E Liberian brings African food to Downtown Fargo. Their menu changes almost daily, so check their Facebook Page for updates.

524 Broadway N, Fargo | (763) 898-7144 

Big Erv’s at Rose Creek

This Horace, ND, favorite opened its second location at Rose Creek. The family-friendly restaurant is right on the Rose Creek Golf Course so there are beautiful views with great food to match.

1500 E Rose Creek Pkwy S, Fargo | (701) 997-0404

Buffalo Wings & Rings

Check out this new sports bar chain to try out their signature wings while catching the game. Buffalo Wings & Rings is the newest sports bar to invade the West Fargo area and is a great place to socialize with friends and enjoy a great meal.

695 32nd Ave E, West Fargo | (701) 532-3000

Katina Tropical Food

Tropical food restaurant with African and European flavors. Many of their dishes are rice, noodle, and protein based with spices from Africa. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, try this new any day of the week.

3017 13th Ave S, Fargo | (701) 478-2021

Gorkha Palace

Nepalese restaurant in South Fargo with amazingly fresh food and some great staff members.

1000 45th St S, #300A, Fargo | (701) 532-0599

Ice Point Thai Ice Cream

Great spot for some authentic rolled ice cream, bubble teas, and more, Ice Point Thai Ice Cream now has two locations: one in the West Acres Mall and one in West Fargo.

816 24th Ave W, West Fargo | (701) 636-7906
West Acres Mall | 3902 13th Ave S, #812, Fargo | (701) 936-6764

Incognito Burrito

This delicious burrito restaurant on the NDSU campus is here to fill your belly with some great burritos, bowls, quesadillas, and salads!

1414 12th Ave N, Unit B, Fargo | (701) 356-2202

Mr Wok Chinese Express

Authentic Chinese restaurants located in West Fargo. Stop in or order online for pick up.

816 24th Ave E, Suite #100, West Fargo | (701) 540-9188

NewRoz Kebabs

Try the tastes of East Perth in Moorhead! They have a variety of kebabs, platters, and a different take on fish and chips available at their restaurant along with Baklava & Turkish Delight for dessert.

2501 8th St S, Moorhead | (218) 277-5019

Pho D’licious

This Vietnamese restaurant just opened in Downtown Fargo and is serving some delicious Pho (as the name suggests) for a reasonable price.

623 NP Ave N, Fargo | (701) 532-2225

Sol Ave. Kitchen

Recently opened right next to Junkyard Brewing Company, Sol Ave. will be serving up globally-sourced cuisine for dinner Tuesday – Saturday.

1408 1st Ave N, Ste 2, Moorhead | (218) 284-7653




Brew Bird

Cowboy Jack’s

Crave at the West Acres Mall

Swing Barrel Brewery

Thunder Coffee

The Hall at Fargo Brewing Company

With more and more new businesses opening (seems like daily), you will never run out of new things to do in Fargo! Come visit and try to get to all of them before something else pops up.