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318 Water St, Excelsior, MN 55331-3040
+1 952-401-7902
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
3 weeks ago
“Unique Jewel”
13 Mar 2018
“Pleasantly Surprised”
Closed Now
08:00 - 23:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
318 Water St, Excelsior, MN 55331-3040
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a treat to have our own personal night club here in Excelsior. We go there often. Good food, complete bar and - mostly - great entertainment.

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Stopped on a whim not knowing what to expect. Decor is simple. Bit rustic even. Daily specials on the chalkboard. Simple simple menu. Ordered the hot Cubano: excellent - above par and very filling. The ciabatta was tender and tasty (not too chewy but just...More

Thank Tamara D
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Cute place, great location, decent food but it took forever to get a menu (staff was talking to a friend at bar) took forever to order(same friend and other employees in on big conversation while we watched them and waited) when they hugged goodbye and...More

Thank H1212TTel
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Good place for lunch, dessert or snack place to revive after touring Excelsior. They always have an interesting selection of good craft beers. The Cuban sandwich is excellent, tacos are a favorite and our grandson loves the coffee cake but will settle for a piece...More

Thank janice r
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Want coffee, tea, wine or a light meal? This cozy cafe has all of this a more. It’s also an intimate music venue. It’s definitely worth a visit!

1  Thank Z8560YJmaryt
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We've been to every place in Excelsior. This one seems just a bit special. The food is REALLY good, there is music on many nights, and the service is excellent. What more could you want?

Thank lucycan
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Was fun to visit 318 and see their new menu options. Feel like you can’t go wrong with any of the food choices at 318. They always deliver. I’ll be back.

Thank heather d
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Stopped in here for lunch while visiting downtown. It is a small, downtown, restaurant with good changing daily specials. We both ordered the tomato basil soup and a salad. The soup was just wonderful and the salad was fresh and served with house made dressing.

Thank marcia_marcia
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We drove down to Excelsior on a Saturday night and parked by a Brewery. A really loud band was playing (off key, haha) so we walked around and found this 318 Cafe. There were a couple of guys on stage, right in the front window....More

Thank NotAFoodSnobFromNY
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I have always enjoyed this cafe for their featured musical nights and drinks, as well as a place for meeting up with friends for Lunch or just coffee. No matter when I go the folks working there are always hospitable, warm and friendly. Not an...More

Thank Lu P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 318 Water St, Excelsior, MN 55331-3040
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Excelsior
  • Phone Number: +1 952-401-7902
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