LAST UPDATED June 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 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
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 Favorites 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.
Start at the Fargo Theatre | firstname.lastname@example.org
Grape Plains Wine Tours
New to town this summer, the Grape Plains Wine Tours are perfect for your next girl’s 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 & wine on the bus are included.
Board the bus at the Visitors Center | (701) 282-3653
Hop on the trek and visit each of the 8 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!
Big Erv’s at Rose Creek
This Horace, ND favorite opened its second location at Rose Creek. This 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
A trendy & 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
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
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
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
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
Women’s clothing boutique in the Shoppes at Blu area which is the newest shopping area in the Fargo area. Formally Jessie Blue, Willow District was homegrown out of Fargo, ND and offers 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
RESTAURANTS & BARS
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
Bringing their third location to Downtown Fargo, Black Coffee & Waffle Bar hails from Minneapolis, Minnesota and serves specialty waffles with (basically) unlimited choices for toppings.
550 2nd Ave N, Fargo | (701) 566-8749
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 South-East 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
Nepalese restaurant in South Fargo with amazingly fresh food and some great staff members.
1000 45th St S, #300A, Fargo | (701) 532-0599
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 the newest area to build up in West Fargo.
816 24th Ave W, West Fargo | (701) 636-7906
West Acres Mall | 3902 13th Ave S, #812, Fargo | (701) 936-6764
This delicious burrito restaurant on the NDSU campus is here to fill your belly with some great burriots, bowls, quesadillas, and salads!
1414 12th Ave N, Unit B, Fargo | (701) 356-2202
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
A bakery chain featuring Bundt cakes opened in West Fargo in May. They have a variety of sizes and flavors along with a new cake flavor each month.
816 24th Ave E, Suite 120, West Fargo | (701) 404-1999
This Vietnamese Pho 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
Top Dog Hot Dog Food Truck
Newly opened in Downtown Fargo across from Dempsey’s, Top Dog Hot Dog will be dishing out some great hot dogs on Friday and Saturday evenings.
285 Broadway N, Fargo
Ushers House is back!
This casual fine dining restaurant has reopened in Downtown Moorhead across from the Moorhead Dairy Queen. Stop in for some delicious food and great drinks!
801 Main Ave, Suite 102, Moorhead | (218) 303-1718
Another new wing chain that popped up in Fargo recently is Wingstop, this is a fast food wing restaurant with a outstanding food and great flavors.
2653 45th St S, Fargo | (701) 404-1733
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.