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Keys Cafe - Nicollet Avenue

114 S 9th St, Foshay Tower, Marquette Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55402-3308
+1 612-339-6399
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 19 min
06:30 - 20:00All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
114 S 9th St, Foshay Tower, Marquette Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55402-3308
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Reviewed 6 September 2015

Not cheap, but fair prices for great food. Really friendly staff. Most important: bottomless excellent coffee. Really, really loud.

Thank Edward M
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Other than being a bit loud when the place is full, this is a great place to eat in the downtown area! Generous portions, good service, short wait for food!

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 6 September 2015

I have always had great food here. It is busy, so be prepared. The food is worth it though. They always have amazing desserts to finish off your meal as well. The house cake=AMAZING.

Thank CCBuran9
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

This was my 2nd trip to Keys, and its really a great place to eat a big breakfast. Made to order omelettes are as good as I've ever had. Service is great. Coffee is better than Seattle. Everything is a bit oversized. And delicious. It's...More

Thank rrrast
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

We stopped in for breakfast. I have to agree with the previous review. With Regards to "all the fuss" I wasnt impressed either. I ordered the farmers omelet, easy enough. I asked for the hash browns inside to be left out of it, less carbs....More

Thank Kch101
Reviewed 13 August 2015

We tried this place for brunch on the recommendation of a local friend who joined us for the meal. It was a meal that I believe all five in our group enjoyed. The coffee was good to start things off and the Italian sausage patty...More

1  Thank Mike H
Reviewed 12 August 2015

For all the fuss made out of this place, I was less than satisfied. It was just an okay breakfast. We had to wait 15 minutes for a table, which is not bad and then about 10 minutes for our waitress. Nothing really stood out...More

1  Thank KatherineNoel
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

The bell hop at Marquette Hilton steered us to a great breakfast!! Omelette for sure is a must. #10 is a home run! Service was right on and food came out super quick!

Thank Bschamp
Reviewed 5 August 2015

We went here for breakfast and it was amazing!! The service and the quality of the food were superb.

Thank Louisa-Landlady
Reviewed 3 August 2015

After having gotten off an early morning flight into Minneapolis a friend and I were hungry from some breakfast, but wanted to experience a local place in Minneapolis. We decided to try out The Keys. Service was awesome, food was terrific, coffee was great. I...More

Thank AlabamaDynamicduo
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Amit M
Do you have any Vegan options on your menu?
22 May 2017|
Response from Joanne M | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember if they had vegan options, sorry. I am vegetarian and had no problem finding something to eat, but not sure about vegan.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 S 9th St, Foshay Tower, Marquette Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55402-3308
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-339-6399
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