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Birchwood Cafe

3311 E 25th St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-1412
+1 612-722-4474
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (22 reviews)
“savory waffle” (23 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3311 E 25th St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-1412
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Birchwood is a go to place for my friend and I. We try other breakfast places here and there but always end up back here. It’s consistently good and the piri piri sauce is to die for.

Thank janiceah
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Our dinner here recently was fairly uninteresting. You order at the counter, cafeteria style, and they bring the food to your table. Seating is mostly communal, with a few side tables for parties of 2-4. Prices are a bit high for what is offered. The...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Visited my son who is a post grad at U of M and vegan. This restaurant was amazing, the weather was beautiful ,we sat outside and waited for our food. We both had the sunny day sandwich. The bread was delish,the inside was very flavorful....More

Thank Rae R
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Recommended by a local who knows we like local, healthy establishments, we loved the Birchwood. They were packed, yet we were able to easily order as if this were a fast food place, then go sit down with a coffee and a snack. The blueberry...More

Thank suebtravels
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We took our daughter out to brunch, to the Birchwood. You place your order at the counter and grab a place to sit. They have a lot of tables inside and several out on the patio. They bring your food to you. I ordered the...More

Thank AndyB5542
Reviewed 31 August 2017

If you have 8 or more, make reservations. They will seat you and take your order at the table. Otherwise, you order at the register and pay and take a number/flag for your table so that they can find you. The soup is great. Good...More

Thank Pamela C
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Busy place with eclectic dishes containing all fresh, local ingredients that taste amazing! Breads made on site (Bird Seed bread is AMAZING!), pastries, coffee drinks, salads, sandwiches, breakfast dishes. Some items like the savory waffle look really "different", but just try it and hopefully you...More

Thank Twincityjerseygirl
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This was a fabulous restaurant, but we were there with relatives and had very small portions of so-so foods, with extremely small glasses of wine. Felt like we were not welcome. Was a pretty hefty price for one meal for sharing, a large salad and...More

Thank lois_finney
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We were visiting Minneapolis from the West Coast and wanted to try this place. A family member had participated in a weed warrior weekend where she helped pull weeds at the local farm from which all the Birchwood Cafe produce comes. So, yes, we can...More

Thank dmresource
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We stopped here for breakfast and enjoyed the place. You decide what you want, get in line, make the order and then grab a seat. The tables outside are nice, they have a local and farm-to-table philosophy, with vegan and gf options. I liked my...More

Thank rcvx
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Jackie W
2 October 2016|
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Response from Leslieann111 | Reviewed this property |
They will have wonderful seating for a bunch of friends and healthy deserts delicious alternatives to regular icky cake! We all loved everything we ate there! Happy birthday! Chachacha!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3311 E 25th St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-1412
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-722-4474
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