Group-friendly places to eat in Fargo

Whether you’re planning an outing for your colleagues or dinner to kick-off a family reunion, here is a list of some group-friendly restaurants you might want to check out:

*Please plan to call ahead for larger groups so that these restaurants can accommodate your needs.

Capacity <25


Downtown Fargo

Atomic Coffee

This eco-chic local coffee shop is one of locals’ favorite hangouts, with plenty of seating, WiFi, and delicious fair trade coffee, desserts, and vegan and vegetarian food options.

Back room holds 24 people
Cost: $25
222 Broadway N, Fargo | (701) 478-6160

Rosey’s Bistro and Bar

Rosey’s has coined itself as a gourmet grilled cheese bistro and bar. Inside one of Fargo’s oldest buildings its historic interior comes with hardwood floors, high-top tables, an open kitchen, and a relaxed atmosphere.

They have a private full bar with seating for 20 or a loft directly above the private bar for 25 people. They can be rented separately or together for a package price.

Private bar holds 20 people
Loft holds 25 people
Combination of both holds 45 people
212 Broadway N, Fargo | (701) 551-0777

Moorhead

Moorhead Billiards

Great entertainment area for pool and darts with a full restaurant and bar. The party rooms both include a private pool table and other games can be requested as well.

Valley Room holds 20 people
Diamond Room holds 50 people
701 Center Ave, Moorhead | (218) 477-8387

South Fargo

Bully Brew Coffee House

With daily drink specials and a full menu with sandwiches, pastries, and breakfast items, groups love this local coffee shop. Easily check for open meeting room dates by visiting their website.  

Meeting room holds 8 people
Cost: No charge, everyone must order
4150 40th Ave S, Fargo | (701) 639-7205

Doolittle’s Woodfire Grill

Woodfire cooking, rotisserie chicken, and spit-roasted ribs, pork chops, and steak, amidst World War I-themed decor. A favorite for upscale casual dinners, you’ll spot Rosey the Riveter and Jimmy Doolittle on the walls as you sip on one of over 60 wines offered here.

Semi private main dining area seats up to 20
Fireplace room holds 42 people
2112 25th St SW, Fargo | (701) 478-2200

Fargo Billiards

This full-service restaurant and lounge has a huge room full of pool, ping pong, and foosball tables, dart boards, and a large bar. Many of the sections are family-friendly and each of the private rooms has at least one pool table.

Twain Room holds 20 people (seating for 15)
Half Indoor Deck also holds 20 people
Cost: $30/hour
3234 43rd St S, Fargo | (701) 282-4168

The Tavern Grill

Their semi-private space in the back of the restaurant holds up to 55 people, you can also request to use a portion of their patio during the summer.

Semi-private space holds 55 people
4504 32nd Ave S, Fargo | (701) 532-0777

West Acres

Gallery Restaurant

Holiday Inn restaurant serving its eclectic American fare three meals a day in a cozy space.

Back room holds 24 people
Club rooms 1 & 2 each hold 16 people, club room 3 holds 45
Cost: Club rooms 1 & 2 cost $150 each, club room 3 costs $275. Rental fee waved with meals.
Cost: $25
3803 13th Ave S, Fargo | (701) 277-7328

Johnny Carino’s

Classic Italian chain restaurant serving familiar and modern fare in a family-friendly setting.

Side room holds 25 people & banquet room holds 40 people
Cost: No charge, minimum of 20 people
4410 17th Ave SW, Fargo | (701) 282-2922

Porter Creek Hardwood Grill

Porter Creek has a wide-ranging menu including steaks, seafood, salads, and delicious woodfired flatbread. Start with an artichoke fondue kettle or skillet mussels and make sure to save room for one of their decadent desserts.

Barrel Room holds 14 people
The Porch holds 48 people
The 4-Season Outdoor Bar holds 75-100 people
The Fireplace Room holds 90 people
Cost: Varies depending on the room and the day of the week
1555 44th St S, Fargo | (701) 369-3669

Urban 42

Cozy kitchen and bar within the Delta Hotel with upscale American food and even bison meatloaf on the menu! 

Two private spaces for up to 20 people
1635 42nd St S, Fargo | (701) 281.7105

West Fargo

Maxwells

A relaxed but up scale dining experience is what you’re in for at Maxwells. The manu is full of American cuisine with a French influence and they have a wide variety of cocktails and wines for all tastes. 

1380 9th St E, Ste 601, West Fargo | (701) 277-9463

Tru Blu Social Club

This high-end restaurant has accommodations for groups up to 150 people and for any smaller size group. They have custom menus for their banquet areas, or they take orders from their regular menu and special requests.

915 19th Ave E, West Fargo | (701) 532-2600

 

Capacity 26-50


Downtown Fargo

46 North Pints & Provisions

Not only does 46 North have a great seating area overlooking the bustling downtown, they also have a room in the back of the restaurant made for groups.

There is zero deposit and no F&B minimum and they even have an in-house catering menu for groups 15+ where they can choose from buffet style appetizers, entrees, sliders, and soups & salads.

Back room holds 25-30 people
Cost: no deposit or minimum
635 2nd Ave N, Fargo | (701) 532-0986

Babb’s Coffee House

The cozy interior is immediately welcoming – oversized leather couches, plush seats, wooden round tables, and a large neon sign modeled after Pike’s Place in Seattle.

You can order everything from breakfast to paninis to sandwiches and quesadillas, but we first recommend you try any one of their coffee drinks.

Lower level room holds 40 people
Cost: $25 for 2 hours, $100 for the full day. $50 fee to bring food
604 Main Ave, Fargo | (701) 271-0222

Hodo Restaurant and Lounge

A high-class lounge scene tucked beneath the neon sign of the iconic Hotel Donaldson in Downtown Fargo. Over a glass of wine or a cocktail from the attached lounge you can gaze out the windows onto Fargo’s main street and the buzz of downtown life.

Sky Prairie (rooftop & outdoors) holds 45 people
Stoker’s holds 65 people
HoDo Restaurant holds 120 people
HoDo Lounge holds 143 people
101 N Broadway, Fargo | (701) 478-1000

Mezzaluna

If you want the best fine dining ND has to offer, it’s here among the modern, shell-like booths, intimate lighting, and chic high top tables of Mezzaluna’s interior. The menu constantly changes with the season, but your taste buds are always in for an unexpected delight.

Upper level holds 34 people
309 Roberts St N, Fargo | (701) 551-9479

Rhombus Guys

Funky flavors, a great patio, late hours, and nightly events set this local pizza place apart from the rest. You can draw on the table coverings, sing karaoke on Fridays, and try one of their in-house brews (did we forget to mention it’s also a brewery?!).

Room info: Back area holds 45 people
606 Main Ave, Fargo | (701) 540-4534

Rosey’s Bistro and Bar

Rosey’s – a gourmet grilled cheese bistro and bar – is inside one of Fargo’s oldest buildings. Notice the historic hardwood floors and brick walls, plus the hand-built high-top tables, and the relaxed atmosphere. 

They have a private full bar with seating for 20 or a loft directly above the private bar for 25 people. They can be rented separately or together for a package price.

Private bar holds 20 people
Loft holds 25 people
Combination of both holds 45 people
212 Broadway N, Fargo | (701) 551-0777

The Boiler Room

Located in one of Downtown Fargo’s most historical buildings, The Boiler Room sits one floor down off of Fargo’s main street, Broadway, and serves quirky dishes like Scotch Eggs and Tater Tot Hotdish.

Dining room holds 42 people
Cost: No rental fee, will have a minimum food and beverage fee
210 Roberts Alley, Fargo | (701) 478-1990

Toscana

Transport yourself to the Tuscan countryside at Toscana. Behind the heavy wooden doors you’ll find quiet, candlelit tables, pastoral paintings, and gold walls.

Choose a wine from the extensive collection to pair with your freshly-made pasta dish, meat entree, or seafood, sit back, and forget you’re in Fargo for a moment.

Private dining room holds 32 people
Cost: $300 food and beverage minimum
202 Broadway N, Fargo | (701) 235-9100

Wurst Bier Hall

Besides Norwegians and Scandinavians, German heritage runs deep in Fargo. Wurst Bier Hall is the perfect representation of it: plenty of beer (and boots to drink it from!), sausages, sauerkraut, and even knoephla and borscht soups.

Event room holds 50 people
Cost: $200 deposit. Sun-Thurs refundable with food and beverage minimum. Fri-Sat non-refundable $1000 food and beverage minimum.
630 1st Ave N, Fargo | (701) 478-2437

Moorhead

Moorhead Billiards

A full restaurant and bar plus a great entertainment area for pool and darts. Both party rooms include a private pool table and other games can be requested as well.

Valley Room holds 20 people
Diamond Room holds 50 people
701 Center Ave, Moorhead | (218) 477-8387

Speak Easy

A full Italian menu gives you plenty of options from Lavosh to build-your-own spaghetti to various pasta dishes at this 1920s-themed spot. You can also order American fare like burgers and sandwiches.

Sadie’s holds 30 people
Cost: Free

Big Nick’s holds 60 people
Cost: $25
1001 30th Ave S, Moorhead | (218) 233-1326

North Fargo

Buffalo Wild Wings

Buffalo Wild Wings is an American casual dining restaurant and sports bar which specializes in chicken wings and sauces.

Party room holds 40 people
1515 19th Ave N, Fargo | (701) 280-9464

South Fargo

Applebee’s

Applebee’s focuses on casual dining with dishes such as salads, shrimp, chicken, pasta, a variety of sandwiches and more.

Board room holds 30 people
Cost: Free
2350 45th St S, Fargo | (701)  356-9495

Doolittle’s Woodfire Grill

A favorite for upscale casual dinners, you’ll spot Rosey the Riveter and Jimmy Doolittle amidst other World War I-themed decor as you sip on one of over 60 wines offered here and choose from woodfire cooking, rotisserie chicken, and spit-roasted ribs, pork chops, and steak.

Semi private main dining area seats up to 20
Fireplace room holds 42 people
2112 25th St SW, Fargo | (701) 478-2200

Fargo Billiards

This full-service restaurant and lounge has a huge room full of pool, ping pong, and foosball tables, dart boards, and a large bar. Many of the sections are family-friendly and each of the private rooms has at least one pool table.

Fisher Room holds 45 people
Mosconi Room holds 45 people
Cost: $60/hour
3234 43rd St S, Fargo | (701) 282-4168

Old Chicago

After 40 years of serving up the highest quality beers, great food, and good times, the vibe at Old Chicago keeps getting better.

Banquet room holds 40 people
Cost: Free
2551 45th St S, Fargo | (701) 356-8277

The Tavern Grill

This Minneapolis-based favorite has a semi-private space in the back ofthe restaurantthat holds up to 55 people. You can also request to use a portion of their patio during the summer.

4504 32nd Ave S, Fargo | (701) 532-0777

West Acres

Crooked Pint Ale House

The “Indeed Room” at Crooked Pint is perfect for receptions, post-game meals, reunions and more with space for up to 40 people in a private room.

Cost: no room rental fee, $500 F&B minimum Sunday-Thursday; $750 F&M minimum Friday-Saturday

330 13th Ave S, Fargo | (701) 298-8000

Gallery Restaurant

Inside Fargo’s Holiday Inn, Gallery Restaurant serves eclectic American fare three meals a day in a cozy space.

Back Room holds 24 people
Club rooms 1 & 2 each hold 16 people, club room 3 holds 45
Cost: Club rooms 1 & 2 cost $150 each, club room 3 costs $275. Rental fee waved with meals.
Cost: $25
3803 13th Ave S, Fargo | (701) 277-7328

Johnny Carino’s

Classic Italian chain restaurant serving familiar and modern fare in a family-friendly setting.

Side room holds 25 people & banquet room holds 40 people
Cost: No charge, minimum of 20 people
4410 17th Ave SW, Fargo | (701) 282-2922

Kobe’s Japanese Cuisine

Located near West Acres Mall, Kobe’s serves sushi, sashimi, teppanyaki, and several lunch platter options. The chic interior has wood finishes, Japanese-inspired art, and leather chairs.

Banquet room holds 30 people
Cost: Free
4228 15th Ave S, Fargo | (701) 282-8888

Porter Creek Hardwood Grill

Connected to the Clubhouse Hotel & Suites, Porter Creek’s classy interior has a wide-ranging menu including steaks, seafood, salads, and delicious woodfired flatbread. Make sure to save room for one of their decadent desserts.

Barrel Room holds 14 people
The Porch holds 48 people
The 4-Season Outdoor Bar holds 75-100 people
The Fireplace Room holds 90 people
Cost: Varies depending on the room and the day of the week
1555 44th St S, Fargo | 701-369-3669

West Fargo

Blarney Stone Pub

Transport your group to the Emerald Isle at this Irish pub. Order a Guinness along with your bangers and mash, Shepherd’s Pie, or Guinness Irish Stew (or opt for some amazing Irish Nachos with their specialty Dubliner Sauce as your main meal).

Private board room holds 28 people
Cost: $25 for lunch, $50 for dinner
1910 9th St E, West Fargo | (701) 532-1500

blvd pub

Did someone say beer? The tap list at blvd. hosts local and domestic favorites, and a dedicated ‘Mule Menu’ serves up the season’s best Moscow mules.

Food-wise, you’ll find American classic like cheese curds, sides of mac and cheese, and burgers, with the option to branch out to blackened salmon tacos, crab cake quesadillas, or a Waldorf croissant.

The Underground Room and the upstairs each holds 50 people
The rooftop holds 86 people
3147 Bluestem Dr, West Fargo | (701) 552-7798

Brewtus’ Brickhouse

A full-service sports bar with a custom firebrick oven from Italy! Over 20 tap beer choices and a one-of-a-kind Americana menu. Kid friendly all day.

Private rooms holds 30 people or the back room holds 50 people
635 32nd Ave E, #108, West Fargo | (701) 532-1397

Speedway Steakhouse & Event Center

The smaller room at this local steakhouse includes seats up to 45 people, while their larger room has booth and table seating for up to 80.

Cost: no charge for the room, but there is a F&B minimum for $250 during the week and $500 on the weekends.
680 Main Ave W, West Fargo | (701) 281-2388

Spitfire Grill

A wood-fired oven gives the food at Spitfire its excellent flavor. They spit-roast chicken and pit-roast ribs, and wood-fire steaks, fish, and burgers. Meat eaters will love this place, which has a large, inviting interior with brick walls, archways, and dark wood for coziness.

Private banquet room holds 30 people
1660 13th Ave E, West Fargo | 701-478-8667

Tru Blu Social Club

This high-end restaurant has accommodations for groups up to 150 people and for any smaller size group. They have custom menus for their banquet areas, or they take orders from their regular menu and special requests.

915 19th Ave E, West Fargo | (701) 532-2600

 

Capacity 50-150


Downtown Fargo

Hodo Restaurant and Lounge

A high-class lounge scene tucked beneath the neon sign of the iconic Hotel Donaldson in Downtown Fargo. Over a glass of wine or a cocktail from the attached lounge, you can gaze out the windows onto Fargo’s main street and the buzz of downtown life.

Sky Prairie (rooftop & outdoors) holds 45 people
HoDo Restaurant holds 120 people
HoDo Lounge holds 143 people
101 N Broadway, Fargo | 701-478-1000

VIP Room

Made-from-scratch, rotating menus mean you can never predict what you’ll eat at the VIP Room. What you can know is that it will be delicious, American fare in a cozy dining room.

Two private dining rooms hold 60 people each
Cost: 15+ people $350 food and beverage minimum (evenings only)
624 Main Ave, #1, Fargo | (701) 293-1999

Moorhead

Speak Easy

A full Italian menu gives you plenty of options from Lavosh to build-your-own spaghetti to various pasta dishes. You can also order American fare like burgers and sandwiches.

Sadie’s holds 30 people
Cost: Free

Big Nick’s holds 60 people
Cost: $25
1001 30th Ave S, Moorhead | 218-233-1326

South Fargo

Fargo Billiards

This full-service restaurant and lounge has a huge room full of pool, ping pong, and foosball tables, dart boards, and a large bar. Many of the sections are family-friendly and each of the private rooms has at least one pool table.

The Indoor Deck holds 80 people
Cost: $60/hour
3234 43rd St S, Fargo | (701) 282-4168

The Tavern Grill

Their semi-private space in the back of the restaurant holds up to 55 people, you can also request to use a portion of their patio during the summer.
4504 32nd Ave S, Fargo | (701) 532-0777

West Acres

Lucky’s 13 Pub

Near West Acres Mall, this cozy pub serves some of the best burgers in Fargo. Brick walls and dark woods give it a relaxed atmosphere, perfect for sampling some walleye fingers, fried pickles, Korean beef tacos, or Blue Ribbon Meatloaf.

Side room holds 60 people
Not available on weekends
4301 17th Ave S, Fargo | (701) 551-0013

Porter Creek Hardwood Grill

Porter Creek has a wide-ranging menu including steaks, seafood, salads, and delicious woodfired flatbread in a dark wood interior perfect for a group gathering.

Barrel Room holds 14 people
The Porch holds 48 people
The 4-Season Outdoor Bar holds 75-100 people
The Fireplace Room holds 90 people
Cost: Varies depending on the room and the day of the week
1555 44th St S, Fargo | 701-369-3669

West Fargo

blvd pub

Did someone say beer? The tap list at blvd. hosts local and domestic favorites, and a dedicated ‘Mule Menu’ serves up the season’s best Moscow mules.

Food-wise, you’ll find American classic like cheese curds, sides of mac and cheese, and burgers, with the option to branch out to blackened salmon tacos, crab cake quesadillas, or a Waldorf croissant.

The Underground Room and the upstairs each holds 50 people
The rooftop holds 86 people
3147 Bluestem Dr, West Fargo | (701) 552-7798

Tru Blu Social Club

This high-end restaurant has accommodations for groups up to 150 people and for any smaller size group. They have custom menus for their banquet areas, or they take orders from their regular menu and special requests.

915 19th Ave E, West Fargo | (701) 532-2600


Each and every one of these places is going to offer something different for whatever type of group outing you are having. For more information or for help on planning larger conferences, sports groups, or meetings, get in touch with us.