City council approves downtown business' liquor license application.

The next time you stop into the El Gordito Market/Restaurant on North Broadway in downtown Crookston for some authentic Mexican cuisine, you’ll be able to enjoy a beer or glass of wine with your meal.

The business has never had any type of liquor license, but this week the Crookston City Council approved El Gordito’s application for a liquor license that will allow them to serve wine and 3.2 beer.

El Gordito opened in 2009.

Learn more at