National Grilled Cheese Month (or as unlearned people call it, "April") is slowly oozing away, so hop on this round-up of the best dairy sandwiches around before it's too late. Otherwise you'll be stuck eating them in, (eww), May
Ward 6's Fatty Melt 858 Payne Ave; East St. Paul; 651.348.8181 Reward your trek to this East St. Paul pub with "the lovechild of a burger and a grilled cheese sandwich": two grilled cheeses used as buns on a massive bacon cheeseburger. Peep Ward 6's full website for all their tasty delights
The Butcher & The Boar's Lobster Grilled Cheese 1121 Hennepin Ave; Downtown; 612.238.8888 Located deep in the "Waters" section of their menu, Butcher hides an uber-decadent crustacean grilled cheese that's easily one of the best dishes in the whole place. If you're truly baller, you'll take the option to top it with an organic egg. Click here for our piece on TB&TB... and menus
The Lowry's Grilled Cheese 2112 Hennepin Ave; Uptown; 612.341.2112 A perfectly twisted version of the just-like-mom-used-to-make classic, The Lowry's GC sets off Tillamook and Vermont cheddar with tomato chutney, and serves the Parmesan-crusted sourdough sammich with a tomato soup shooter on the side. Sound great? It is. Hook up to Lowry's site for more info...
Jelly Bean and Julia's Grilled Cheese Click here for locations information Jog 10 miles to this food truck to work off, like, 1/3 of the calories you'll get from their mega-tasty bacon grilled cheese, which's topped with anything from scratch Jalapeno Pickled Cabbage to Strawberry-Habanero Cream Cheese. Get more here
Pat's Tap's Grilled Cheese 3510 Nicollet Ave; SoMi; 612.822.8216 The grilled cheese at Pat's Tap in SoMi might not be copious, or itself sandwiching some larger meaty miracle, but the tasty simplicity of its Taleggio, fig, arugula, and apples more than makes up for it. More on Pat's other sides -- like beer and skee ball -- here