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CJ's Kitchen

1601 University Dr S, Fargo, ND 58103-4154
+1 701-237-4656
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (10 reviews)
“ham” (4 reviews)
“coffee cake” (2 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Hours
American, Cafe, Diner
$$ - $$$
1601 University Dr S, Fargo, ND 58103-4154
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Outstanding breakfast. Had eggs, hash browns, ham , and toast. All perfectly cooked. Friendly and prompt service. Coffee was ok. Highly recommend.

Thank tiwahl
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

The service could definately use some help as there was one guy taking care of all the tables. The food itself was good, nothing extraordinary, but I did enjoy the pancakes! A little more expensive than other places that serve the same type of food.

Thank Lovewinds
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Pancakes are awesome...no doubt about it.....wish I was told about the specials as a courtesy.....sides are a la carte which is ok...if you love pancakes as I do come here...buttermilk and blueberry are awesome again

Thank Ronald S
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I love the locally owned and operated cafe's like this! CJ's didn't disappoint. Service was great! Food was tasty! I would not hesitate to come back here for breakfast if i was in the Fargo area. Keep Being Awesome! Thank you!

Thank ShanOC
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

hate giving negative reviews especially since a buddy of mine praises this place, but after eating here 3 times and having bad experiences everytime I have decided this place is an expensive wast of money. The first 2 times our family ate there our orders...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Have been looking for authentic Kuchen, (Coffee Cake) like my Gramma used to bake. A friend saw this place advertising Kuchen, so once he shared this information with hubby and I we had to go and try it out. Since this is a breakfast, brunch...More

Thank ThePeggers
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

The staff was running around very busy as we came in with a lathe hockey group. This has traditional breakfast diner food. It was good and the staff did a good job. Cool thing is they have a drive thru.

Thank Sjwiden
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Stopped in around 9:30 on a Sunday morning. Grabbed a seat at the counter, ordered a cup of coffee and a stack of pancakes with sausage while I perused the Sunday paper. Good coffee and absolutely the best pancakes I have ever had. Coffee cup...More

1  Thank Patrick T
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Had Pre-purchased gift certificates I tried to use and the male owner rudely said "we haven't accepted these in a long time." The certificates specifically say they don't expire till 2017, so really confused how the owners can just deny use after I had already...More

Thank Kaitlyn L
Reviewed 19 August 2016

I had a really great breakfast the other morning. A great omelet with a very good pancake on the side. My coffee cup was always full. I almost missed out. I passed the place twice because the street sign can't be seen to well from...More

1  Thank Timothy H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1601 University Dr S, Fargo, ND 58103-4154
  • Location: United States  >  North Dakota (ND)  >  Fargo
  • Phone Number: +1 701-237-4656
  • E-mail
Everything made from scratch. Great caramel rolls, kuchen, cookies and other deserts that change dailey. Weekday lunch specials. Breakfast served all day. Open until 2:30 7 days a week.
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