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Raphael's Bakery Cafe

319 Minnesota Ave NW, Bemidji, MN 56601-3124
+1 218-759-2015
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (22 reviews)
“donuts” (20 reviews)
“soup” (12 reviews)
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6:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Hours
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
319 Minnesota Ave NW, Bemidji, MN 56601-3124
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

The breads and donuts are great. Can’t go wrong with whatever the special is. Big portions. Service is quick and friendly.

Thank hheazlett
Reviewed 23 October 2017

This place is very popular but the breakfast menu is pretty limited. The vegetables in the vegetarian omelette were pretty blah and I'd say the whole breakfast was a bit greasy. Mediocre coffee. Good service.

Thank Tim K
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This place is awesome, outstanding and exceptional. Too bad it's not in my hometown. We were visiting family close by and came here for some bread (English muffin loaf to die for) and some muffins and a torte. Wow, absolutely perfect, flavorful and made with...More

Thank Victoria M
Reviewed 8 October 2017

In Bemedji for a funeral, so me and the boys went for lunch. Great 60's cafe vibe and terrific sandwiches and pastry's. The rolls are awesome! Wish we had a place like this in Atlanta, but you typically can only find these type of restaurants...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We decided to visit for breakfast after seeing some reviews on TripAdvisor. At the suggestion of a customer at another table we went over to the bakery counter and each picked out a donut to start. There were incredible choices (including one with German chocolate...More

Thank AnAnthropologist
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

My family went there for a sweet treat and there was plenty of options! There is also plenty of seating for big groups. It's located downtown which was a convenience because then we walked around downtown. They also serve breakfast and lunch! They also have...More

Thank Jodi O
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I really love the ability to have half a sandwich with a cup or bowl of soup. They always add chips and a cookie or small muffin. I love their pecan Danish... my favorite.

Thank Marilyn M
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This place has excellent food! The prices are very reasonable, workers are all very friendly, and the coffee is good!

Thank petey3
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

My Veggie Omelet was very good, crispy hash browns and wonderful coffee. Kids get to pick out a donut of choice when they arrive. The bathroom was spacious and clean. A selection of cookie jars to view. The place was full on a busy Saturday....More

Thank Lucky0420
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Then this is the place for you! Breads, donuts, cookies, coffee cakes, pastries. They have it all and it is all delicious.

Thank rebeccagottberg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 319 Minnesota Ave NW, Bemidji, MN 56601-3124
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Bemidji
  • Phone Number: +1 218-759-2015
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