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Kafe 421

421 14th Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-2005
+1 612-623-4900
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, American, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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421 14th Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-2005
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

Great food and service. Instead of lining up at restaurants such as McKinney Roe or Spoon and Stable for a table, try this location instead. The staff is way more charming and the meal portions are generous. It is also cheaper.

Thank Simonmorane
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

For $30 the special was a good deal- we both got a salad and entree of our choice from the preset menu for the special in addition to a desert to split. Wine is $5 during this time as well, which makes it around $50...More

Thank elyse_marie15
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We were at the U of M for Gopher Baseball and looking for an early dinner before the game, I had done some searching online and we decided this place sounded good. We ordered the sample appetizer plate and also the Calamari. My husband said...More

Thank Tones524
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Okay, so first thing, while there are Mediterranean dishes on the menu, I would NOT call this a Mediterranean restaurant, because there is so much more on the menu. In fact the majority of the menu is not what I'd consider Mediterranean. With that out...More

Thank SonofAslan
Reviewed 30 March 2018

I have eaten at this restaurant many times, and I have always had a wonderful experience. The atmosphere is not exceptional. It certainly can't compare to the interior of the Loring Cafe. But it is charming and quaint. The service is excellent, but it is...More

Thank lacke010
Reviewed 26 March 2018

We have been several times and up until the most recent have been very happy with the experience. But, the last visit was a disappointment. The food remains very good in quality of products used, but we were not happy with the preparation. The Saffron...More

Thank Zelda21
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

If you are ever in Minneapolis this Mediterranean restaurant is a must visit. The bread you start off with is absolutely delicious. The food is fresh and very flavorful. Service is on fleek. Definitely a must try!

Thank kangers74
Reviewed 21 January 2018

A great local restaurant near University of Minnesota. My wife and I were there to see my daughter compete in a swim meet at the University and she had activities going on with her team so we were able to have a nice date night...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We had a birthday party here recently. They prepared an amazing array of absolutely delicious finger foods including many meatless goodies. Service was top quality and discrete. Our group was a little too big for the room and some people couldn't sit. It was quite...More

Thank Tim K
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I've eaten at this restaurant numerous times. It has always been for lunch. I have tried a selection of dishes and have enjoyed them all. I tend to get the creme brulee for dessert. The menu changes over time. The service is always great. I've...More

Thank twitterpook
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 421 14th Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-2005
    (Between 4th & 5th Street)
  • Public Transportation: University of Minnesota area, so bus stops are prevalent
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > University / Dinkytown
  • Neighbourhood: University / Dinkytown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-623-4900
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