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Northwoods Cafe

903 3rd Ave E, Alexandria, MN 56308-1601
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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05:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Cafe, Diner
903 3rd Ave E, Alexandria, MN 56308-1601
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been to Northwoods many times and they never fail to deliver on their breakfasts. Had two eggs, toast and bacon three weekends in a row! Service is always top notch!

Thank DRRReview
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is great, but it only takes cash. Food is at a good price. Around $7 per item. The service was good, even tho they forgot things a few times, but they were busy. Location is kind of sketchy though.

Thank Luke P
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Came to Alexandria with my fiancé for a funeral and found this gem. Great and fast service and food. They serve breakfast until they close at 2pm and only accept cash at this time.

Thank Derikk T
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Morning Breakfast is the crowds favorite. Maybe a bit noisy with a full house but not so you cannot carry forth your own visiting. The food is terrific and the coffee never ends, as the waitress(s) will always refill the cup.

Thank BouncySonnyMac
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

This little family style cafe is a hidden gem! We were greeted by a friendly server and everything you could ask for on the menu.. omelets, steak and eggs and the kids favorites.. chocolate chip pancakes! Huge portions, delivered quickly (great service!) and low prices...More

Thank mjmiller0715
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This small café serves good breakfast and lunch. Service is prompt and prices are reasonable. The dining area is small and open, so it can be noisy.

Thank SJS201158
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Best breakfast in Alexandria. Excellent portions and great taste! Service is great. Might be hard to find a seat right away because it is busy. Definitely recommend

Thank Scot U
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Quick eat but good home cooked breakfast. A smaller location so seating is a little limited but worth a stop and try the food!! Big menu, lots of choices

Thank Amber M
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

The food was delish. We had lunch and breakfast during our visit and all was so good!! Definitely worth a stop! The service was exceptional!!

Thank Lisa N
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Hungry for a man size breakfast ? There's no better place in town. Large portions, sure to fill you up, plus it's absolutely delicious!

Thank Mammagail
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Derikk T
5 May 2017|
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Response from mjmiller0715 | Reviewed this property |
I think breakfast is always available but check the hours, I think they close at 2pm, then open back up for dinner.
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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
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 903 3rd Ave E, Alexandria, MN 56308-1601
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Alexandria
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