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Uptown Diner

2548 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405-3548
+1 612-874-0481
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (10 reviews)
“gyro omelet” (4 reviews)
“caramel apple” (3 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2548 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405-3548
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

2nd time to the Uptown Diner! Walked in and staff remember me from a month ago! Ordered the philly steak sandwich(thanks for the recommendation, Rebecca)! Had the sweet potato tater tots again! The sandwich had cubes of steak, lots of peppers, onions, and cheese! Great...More

Thank steve y
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the food. Very friendly staff. Huge selection of menu items. Definitely will go back next time we are in Minneapolis.

Thank GrandmaAmy7
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Came here for breakfast on a Sunday of a long weekend. As expected there was a bit of a wait. This was discouraging because we had called ahead they said that we could be seated right away. Ten minute wait - okay, no problem. Well...More

Thank Hpmicks
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Stopped in for a quick bite to eat prior to a meeting. Typically look for non-chain locations. The wait staff was very friendly and had water at my seat as I sat down! Large breakfast menu, but wanted a sandwich. The waitress suggested the el...More

Thank steve y
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Grilled cheese with tomato, sweet potato tots, friend had chicken salad sandwich--both were great! This place is near Lake of the Isles so we stopped after talking a walk. Would definitely go back.

Thank Nicole G
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I went for lunch, ordered a BLT, with soup and a chocolate shake. The BLT with a side was $11.25, That's a little high priced for a sandwich in a diner. The sandwich consisted of a couple thin slices of tomato, one very limp leaf...More

Thank gelfin1028
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Greasy spoon diner with awesome food and huge portions. I ordered the corned beef hash and it was so, so tasty. Coffee was great and service was fast, friendly and efficient. Great place to work off your hangover in Uptown or to get a really...More

Thank Matt R
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Cheeseburger, waffle fries and a malt for $10! You can't beat that. Good food and good service. Great value. I couldn't finish my waffle fries or malt. Enough to split between 2 people for me at least. Special starts at 3p.m. and goes til 11p.m....More

Thank Sami N
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We were in town due to family member's death, his friend was very versed in where to dine. We had breakfast. The food was very good. Servings are large. Waitress was very friendly and prompt with taking order. There was a wait line for breakfast...More

Thank Reg C
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We both had the $10 burger, fries, and malt deal but it was enough food that we could have shared. The large cheeseburger, big helping of (excellent) waffle fries, and malt was a great deal. The exterior needs renovation and the bathrooms are pretty gross,...More

Thank Steiner26
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2548 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405-3548
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-874-0481
We are the classic diner. We've been serving breakfast on Hennepin Ave. For over 20 years. Open every day 6am until 11pm and 24 hours Thursday thru Sunday. Check us out on Twitter uptowndiner and on Facebook "Uptown Diner is the place to eat"
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