Introducing…The Rapids Treaderator!

Over 80 years ago, Rapids was the first to revolutionize the beer industry with the invention of the first Direct Draw Beer Dispenser (kegerator). Now, we have changed the game again with the Treaderator. Rapids Restaurant Equipment is changing the relaxation game with the Treaderator, an innovative product that combines two endorphin-releasing activities: beer and running!…

Minnesota Food Industry People Stick Together and Help Each Other In The Worst of Times

Hell’s Kitchen is helping the La Plaza Fiesta restaurant get back on its feet by inviting them to be guest chefs for a lunch  on March 15th. This lunch will give them a chance to attract more customers by showing off their signature dishes, and some of the proceeds will be put towards their rebuilding effort.…

St Patrick's Day in St. Paul and Minneapolis Bars and Restaurants

Maximize Your Bar or Restaurant’s St. Patrick’s Day Profits

St Patrick’s Day is just around the corner. That means corned beef, cabbage, green beer, and a lot of celebrating! For our friends in the restaurant and bar business, this can be a high volume day! Nothing says St. Patrick’s Day like a bowl of corned beef and cabbage and a cold beer. Your patrons…

La promoción Navideña de Diciembre 2016)

¡Recibe gratis un cuchillo de Dexter en Rapids Restaurant Equipment en St. Paul, MN con tu compra! ¡Esta promoción es válida del 12 al 31 de Diciembre 2016! Ven a visitar nuestra tienda de 19,000 pies cuadrados. ¡Tenemos regalos para todos los amantes de la comida en tu lista de Navidad!  

Dexter Paring Knife Seasonal Give a Way

The December 2016 Seasonal Promotion Receive a free Dexter Paring Knife at Rapids Restaurant Equipment in St. Paul, MN with a purchase! This promotion runs Monday December 12 thru December 31, 2016! Come on in, shop and shop our 19,000 square foot store. We have gifts for all the foodies on your Christmas list!  

2016 Small Business Saturday Sale at Rapids Restaurant Equipment St. Paul MN

Rapids Restaurant Equipment in St. Paul MN celebrates the 2016 holiday season with our customers with a generous coupon and some doorbuster sale items. Gifts for your Foodie Friends. Everybody has foodie friends. Rapids Restaurant Equipment has thousands of gifts for the foodie friends on your holiday shopping list! With our current coupon deal we…

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7 habits of highly successful restaurant managers

Let’s be honest, being a restaurant manager can be grueling. When I was slinging Sammy’s in the corporate sandwich world, I had a corporate higher up tell me that if you can successfully manage a restaurant you can pretty much handle any other kind of management job out there. Well, we can all argue if…

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The Home Field Advantage

Target Field opened its doors this week to another year of outdoor baseball. This is definitely a great sign for Minnesotans that Winter is finally over. We are ready to watch some baseball and enjoy a beer and a hot dog. Will our local team go all the way this year and win a Championship?…

Seasoning Cast Iron

Quick Steps to Cast Iron Restoring and Seasoning Preheat oven to 350° F Thoroughly scrub pan with warm water and sponge or stiff brush Rinse and dry With a cloth, apply a thin coat of cooking oil or melted shortening to the inside and outside of the pan Place the pan upside down on the oven’s…