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318 Water St, Excelsior, MN 55331-3040
+1 952-401-7902
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
4 Sep 2017
“The right choice in Excelsior!”
22 Jun 2017
“Small but chock-ful!!”
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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318 Water St, Excelsior, MN 55331-3040
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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
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We had lunch once on the deck and enjoyed the sun and a sandwich. We decided to go for brunch last Sunday. Where to begin? Cinnamon rolls sold out before 11:00 AM We ordered coffee cake, gluten free bread, yogurt and soup de jour. It...More

Thank Hardright
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

I love this charming little cafe. Fancy teas and coffee, great food an excellent service. Love the quiche. I will visit again next time I'm in town. A true gem.

Thank ML B
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We took advantage of the unseasonably warm weather and sat outside on the deck. Hubby and I split the apple, Brie turkey panini...always delicious. The server was very friendly. The menu tends to the "foodie" side...interesting combinations...always good quality. Adjacent to a unique shopping area...More

Thank HKeyho
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Thankfully our sunny spot on the deck trumped the especially slow service we experienced at the 318 this morning. My husband and I rode our bikes there for breakfast and were delighted to find seats outside on the patio. The wait staff knew we were...More

Thank THartman17
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Small personable friendly restaurant with a small yummy menu. I had flatbread and my wife had a ruben. Both dishes were excellently prepared. The wait staff was very kind and helpful. Would like to steal this waitress for all my other places to eat.... she...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 10 September 2016

As another reviewer notes, the menu is limited. Both the breakfast tacos and breakfast burritos needed some extra hot sauce, which they provided when we asked. The freshly squeezed orange juice was delicious. It's a very inviting place.

Thank Larry P
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Great spot for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Very pleasant staff and lots of healthy dishes to choose from. Located right on the bike trail going thru Excelsior, so you could easily add in a quick ride with family or friends. Great local and craft beer...More

Thank Justinaks
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We had lunch there today and found they have a very limited menu. We each had a turkey brie and apple sandwich. The sandwich was very good. It comes with a handful of greens. Also, I had a cup of coffee which was $4.00. That...More

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  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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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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