Gran Plaza is a family friendly Mexican restaurant with great service and even better food. They have two locations, one in Faribault and another right off of Highway 3 in Northfield. We recently sat down with one of the managers at the Northfield location, Adrian, over a fresh bowl of salsa and chips.
How long has Gran Plaza been in Northfield?
“Gran Plaza has been open on Heritage Drive for 3 years this coming October.”
Which Location opened first, Faribault or Northfield?
“The Faribault location has been open since 2008 and has other locations in Owatonna, Albert Lea, and Waseca.”
What’s good about this location for Gran Plaza?
“The restaurant is spacious and has great natural lighting. The space also has the room to host parties.”
What had to be added to the restaurant?
“We had to add the bar, kitchen, and new floor and ceiling.”
What’s your favorite food on the menu?
“The Molcajete, which has steak, chicken, shrimp, avocado, bell peppers and onions. Its presented in a hardened lava bowl.”
How many people work at Gran Plaza?
“There’s 12 employees, with most of them carpooling together every morning from Faribault. It may not be a family business, but it’s run like one.”
Can people buy the delicious salsa?