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Swede Hollow Cafe

725 7th St E, Saint Paul, MN 55106-5044
+1 651-776-8810
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (7 reviews)
“coffee cake” (3 reviews)
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6:30 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
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725 7th St E, Saint Paul, MN 55106-5044
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Reviewed 28 March 2013

A St Paul standard, Swede Hollow is a great breakfast and lunch cafe on the east side. Famous for their cinnamon and carmel rolls. You just have to have one. Saturday morning they are packed but it's worth the wait. The homemade quiche is always...More

1  Thank Burgess H
Reviewed 2 March 2013 via mobile

My husband and I are both St.Paul born and raised and I just discovered this place a few months ago! Great coffee, the foam is perfect even with a skim drink which is difficult. Staff is friendly and welcoming I have tried the biscotti, cookies...More

1  Thank travelingfamily1767
Reviewed 15 October 2012

Swede Hollow Cafe has the absolute best carmel rolls around! They are loaded with buttery carmel and lots of pecans. While one's heart could probably not handle them every day, these carmel rolls are a treat not to be missed. They go fast, but you...More

2  Thank 2TravelersMn
Reviewed 15 September 2012

Swede Hollow Cafe is the perfect place to meet a friend for breakfast on a Saturday morning. The cafe presents about 5 choices of stratas, quiches & bakes each Saturday and after you choose one you can choose a side of fresh fruit, parfaits, bread...More

Thank Neesie818
Reviewed 10 September 2012

I enjoy this small cafe for its fun character and superb food! They have some of the best breakfasts and lunches in town. I usually order whatever the special of the day is and I haven't been disappointed yet. Caution though, the place is small...More

Thank Mssweden
Reviewed 11 May 2012

I only visit this place at lunch time with one specific friend and we both love this little gem! It is always busy (good for business!) but worth it! The lunch menu is small, with a few sandwiches, a few salads, and a soup option....More

Thank challengefish
Reviewed 2 May 2012 via mobile

This cute little spot has wonderful, fresh food! The price is a bit high for the amount you get, but very tasty! They have great pastries as well. Very small, so it can get a bit crowded.

Thank Lyndsy_24
Reviewed 19 February 2012

This is a great coffe shop/breakfast/pastry spot. I love the hashbrown like quiches they have. Cinnamon rolls & coffee are a must! Really small place though!

Thank mandy l
Reviewed 15 February 2012

We've been hearing how yummy Swede Hollow is for years now, but finally got to taste it for ourselves today. Amazing!!!! The southwestern chicken corn chowder was so good, and the hash browns too! Then we finished our lunch off with a cinnamon roll.......the best...More

Thank krminer
Reviewed 17 October 2011

Funky, folksy and full of vegetarian options! Unique selections or a gourmet twist on the ordinary all displayed makes your mouth water . Even non-breakfast eaters will find it impossible to resist adding a food order to the wonderful coffee. An historical coffee house "where...More

Thank IndianaKathie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
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Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 725 7th St E, Saint Paul, MN 55106-5044
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-776-8810
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