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Franklin Street Bakery

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1020 E Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404-2919
+1 612-879-5730
07:00 - 18:00
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Sun 08:00 - 12:00
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 18:00
Sat 08:00 - 14:00
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Iowa City, Iowa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

I stopped by to pick up a cake for a birthday and asked what flavors they had. The one I picked with white frosting and chocolate drizzle was triple chocolate torte according to the employee. When I got home and the birthday boy cut into his cake it was white with raspberry. It was very tasty, but not the flavor... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2015 via mobile

It would be easy to drive past as it is rather unassuming. However, they make the best bread! Often it's only a dollar. If you're in the area you must stop!

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Gainesville, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2013

A fun stop, see them making bread and rolls for most of the local restaurants. Check the deals shelf and take home some good tasting bakery items.

Thank Tim B
Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2013 via mobile

I drove by the bakery and decided to pop in, they had a sign saying they were voted "Best Bakery." The outside of the building is huge, and I thought I could walk around and look at different breads. When I got in, it was very small. I imagine the bakery portion takes up the majority of the store. There... More 

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Northern Great Plains, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2011

Very willing to accommodating special requests on our sandwich orders, and everyone was so pleasant and friendly. The bread on our sandwiches was absolutely delicious, as was the cookie I had for dessert. Next time I'll definitely try a pastry or two. They looked phenomenal! Also a bonus - they have a little parking lot for their customers, so even... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2009

The rye bread is to die for and the filled cupcakes. Perfect for any special occasion.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2008

I love the cinnamon bread, perfect for french toast

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2008

You can't believe the prices until you go! Try the croissants.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2008

I've only eaten bread here, but it's always fresh & delicious.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2008

never eaten, but have visited and looks great

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Open Hours
08:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1020 E Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404-2919
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-879-5730

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?