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Ever have one of these nights?

You're in the car with your family and you're starving. You decide ya'll want to eat out tonight, but where are we going? Cue the arguing.

Apparently, I'm on a food kick today. Earlier today I shared an article about Minnesota's most popular food... supposedly! Click here to read the absolutely ridiculous thing they say is our most popular food. Clearly, I don't agree.

Anyways, back to our constant dine-out disaster. This is a regular occasion with my fam. Especially if we are hangry. Yikes!

The biggest obstacles: I'm gluten free and my kiddo eats about two things - mac and cheese OR chicken wings (I wish I was kidding).

Also See: Rochester Brewery Named One of the Best in the Country. 

So, my husband suggests a few places that I would totally eat, but kiddo has zero interest. Kiddo starts proposing fast food places that I can't have. I put forward a few places that have something for everyone, but nobody is interested. Ugh...

If only there were a way to randomly select a place to eat and put an end to these arguments forever. Boom, the lightbulb goes off in my head. I can make a wheel that does just that! Brilliant!

Ultimate Wheel Of Rochester Restaurants Will Pick For You.

This must-have tool features about 80 different restaurant options. Some classics and all of the newbies in Rochester. Go ahead, giver a spin and see where you're eating tonight. You're welcome ;)

Isn't this fabulous? Feeling indecisive? Spin the wheel. Sick of your family fighting over where to go? Spin the wheel! Wanting to try a new spot? Go ahead and spin.

Detour Dining: Off-the-Beaten-Path Restaurants You Must Try in South Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa

Beyond the well-traveled tourist paths, there’s a whole different world of food exploration throughout South Dakota, Iowa and Minnesota. From tiny restaurants in historic towns serving up generations-old recipes to small town dive bars that not only have cheap, cold beer, but unique and unexpected homemade dishes.

We’ve created an exploration of off-the-beaten path restaurants nestled in the charming landscapes of the tri-state area. Take a detour from the ordinary and discover the extraordinary flavors as you travel the roads not-so-often traveled. 

Gallery Credit: Karla Brown / Townsquare Media

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