Eat Like a king

Lake Nokomis Main Beach  SOUTH MPLS

Sandcastle is closed for the 2019 season.

Thank you for another amazing summer!

We will reopen Spring 2020.

Check our social media for updates!




Good Food
Scratch cooking on the beach!

Family, friends, and neighbors gather to enjoy the park.

We compost first (even compostable plastic) then recycle and reuse!

Beer, wine, food and fun in the sun!

Dog Friendly patio!

Dog Friendly patio!



Monday-Friday 3pm-8pm

Satuday-Sunday 11am-8pm



4955 West Nokomis Parkway

Minneapolis, MN 55417


For a timely response to questions, concerns and inquiries email is best: eat(at)sandcastlempls.com




For a timely response to questions, concerns and inquiries please email us.


Phone: 612-721-0756


Sandcastle Location (not for mail):

4955 Nokomis Parkway West
Minneapolis, MN 55417


Business Correspondence + Mail:

1614 Harmon Place #202
Mpls, MN 55403

Description of Area:

We are located on the big beach at Lake Nokomis. The nearest streets to us are Cedar Ave South and East Minnehaha Parkway. We are also very close to where Cedar turns into Hwy 77 and there is access to Hwy 62 here as well. From both Cedar and Minnehaha Parkway you can enter onto Lake Nokomis Parkway to drive around the lake and find us. We are on the west side of the lake.



There is free parking along Lake Nokomis Parkway. There is also a large pay lot at the beach.


MPRB Lake Nokomis Beach Website




Sandcastle is closed for the 2019 season. We will begin hiring for 2020 in the spring!

Sandcastle is a fun and incredibly fast paced work environment. We are dedicated to good food, customer service, and sustainability. Please review this website to understand more about our food and our vision.

 We are looking for people who are committed to doing a good job, are positive, and want to enjoy doing hard work. People who speak multiple languages are particularly encouraged to apply for Customer Service.

Please fill out our online application or download an application here. It is best to apply late March – early April for the summer season. After that, please stop in to to see a manager to ask if we still need staff.

** Please note. Due to the high volume of applications received, we cannot guarantee a response to each application.

Name *
Position/Availability *
Kitchen Description: Prepare, cook, expedite menu, clean kitchen, wash dishes, and other duties as assigned. Customer Service Description: Greet guests, describe food and beverages, take orders at counter, and serve food from the counter, stock shelves, and maintain cleanliness of service area, bathroom, seating area, and other duties as assigned.
Please let us knows the days and times your are available Monday - Sunday
What date are you available to start work?
What date are you available to start work?
Would you need to leave before the season ends in October, when?
Would you need to leave before the season ends in October, when?

Sandcastle provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Sandcastle complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.