Delicious Food + Exceptional Service = Excellent Guest Experience.  That the simple the formula that Abdo Markethouse has deployed to become a leader in hospitality services throughout the Twin Cities.

Whether it’s fine dining and a romantic getaway at the Nicollet Island Inn or a quarter-pound of bacon on a stick at the Minnesota State Fair, the Abdo Markethouse brands all have one thing in common: happy customers.

The current roster of Abdo Markethouse hospitality brands:


Nicollet Island Inn

Boutique hotel in downtown Minneapolis featuring 23 uniquely decorated guest rooms, an award winning restaurant and event spaces.


Big Fat Bacon

A quarter-pound of bacon on a stick! Served to a lot of very happy people exclusively at the Minnesota State Fair


Gopher State Ice

Since 1977, Gopher State Ice has been the exclusive ice vendor at the Minnesota State fair shuttling ice to vendors throughout the fairgrounds for the 12-day festival.