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Seward Cafe

2129 E Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404-2249
+1 612-332-1011
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
2129 E Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404-2249
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I used to go to this coffee shop for breakfast. Now the Food is bizarre, cannot imagine ordering breakfast eggs be served with egg omlette filled with fries or Tacos stuffed with curley fries!! The food costs a lot and what one gets is not...More

Thank Travellermp
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We arrived for lunch and decided to sit outside. However bugs decided to join us and my wife wanted to change locations and move inside. We told the wait staff and they pitched in and moved out entire lunch of four people, promptly and with...More

Thank theDeej
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Order at the counter by writing what you want down. This is a funky, homey, with lots of plants place that serves hearty hippy food that everyone likes. When the food is ready they announce it over the speakers for you to pick up. When...More

Thank daenergymon
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We lived in Minneapolis nearly 30 years ago and it looks like the Seward hasn't had a remodel (or even a good scrub down) since that time. But the food and vibe are still first rate. There are lots of good vegan options and tons...More

Thank ERosewall
Reviewed 14 May 2017

My friend and I ordered at the same time. My friend's order was ready within 15 minutes. About ten minutes later, I had to go ask if my order was ready. My order - one lone vegan fluffy pancake - seemed to be taken right...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Super casual and perhaps even grungy. But the menu has good vegan options and they are well executed.

Thank Thaddeus P
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Very intriguing, glad I was with friends that have been before. It is self seating, grab a menu and find a table. Write your order on piece of paper. Then take it to the cashier to ring up. They call your name when your food...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

I've been here a couple times. It draws a huge, diverse crowd, and I don't know why. It's small, packed, a little dirty, and the coffee was just OK. Both times there was a bit of a wait. If you're just looking to grab a...More

Thank travelingsimcat
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

The Seward Cafe is a local treasure with a unique atmosphere inside. Walls filled with local art and pictures of their staff gatherings, it's clearly a trendy college hang-out, but is large and clean enough to welcome a wide variety of customers. Booths border the...More

Thank Samantha Z
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Even though there is a huge CAFE sign on the outside of the building, the entry wasn't the easiest to find. When we first walked in around 9am on a Sunday morning, I noticed and loved the style of the place, a cool old school...More

Thank mi79ke
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
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Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2129 E Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404-2249
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-332-1011
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