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Papa's Cafe

7181 42nd Ave N, New Hope, MN 55427-1313
+1 763-535-4887
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“breakfast” (16 reviews)
“eggs” (7 reviews)
“bacon” (3 reviews)
Open Now
05:30 - 20:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Diner
7181 42nd Ave N, New Hope, MN 55427-1313
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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This place is a seat yourself diner. We came in and had a seat. Not even a hello from a server. We waited for her for 20 minutes. Not once dis ahe come by and greet us, take a beverage order, or give us a...More

Thank Amy E
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Papa's is a small, local diner with local flavor. The wait-staff really work hard and are attentive to their customers--new and daily customers. Large serving sizes, food is hot, and the cost is a good value. Open restaurant, does not seat a huge crowd--which is...More

Thank Glo6053
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Papa’s Cafe is a throwback, small town diner. It is small and awkward, but also charming and kitschy. We visited at 8:30am on a Sunday. The diner wasn’t too busy yet, but by 9am it was almost full. Per my daughter’s request we sat at...More

Thank Fambly101
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Papa's Cafe' has my favorite pancakes. Raspberry pancakes with butter and syrup. Sometimes I will add blueberries, ice cream, and whipped cream on top. They gave me a FREE meal on 11-16-2017 [Thursday around 6:30pm] because the day before they had to close early due...More

Thank James L
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

I am visiting from out of state. I found this lil place after never knowing it was right down the road. My gramma lives nearby at an asstd living place not far away & my dad lives in Golden Valley. I read all the good...More

Thank lds8321
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Papa's Cafe' has my favorite pancakes. Raspberry pancakes with butter and syrup. Sometimes I will add blueberries, ice cream, and whipped cream on top. On 11-15-2017 [Wednesday at 7:25pm] they said they were closing early [They advertise they are open until 8:00pm; I had drove...More

1  Thank James L
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Great service and place was cozy and clean and well organized. Loved the choices and that breakfast served all day. Had roast beef and meatloaf dinners and both were wonderful with mashed potatoes and gravy and delicious. We would return and bring others to share...More

Thank JULIA68
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We went to Papa's for lunch, but three of us had breakfast from the all day breakfast menu. The server was very friendly and pleasant, the food was served promptly and piping hot, the portions were large!, and the prices were reasonable. This is a...More

Thank Dolly3261
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Went to Papa's for breakfast. This is a traditional style '50's cafe. Big breakfast menu at very good prices. My breakfast partner had the french toast with bacon. A large serving done perfectly. Bacon was nice and crisp. I had the Papa's benedict with hashbrowns....More

Thank danf552017
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Three tables, six booths, seven counter chairs and a small room in the back makes this cafe cozy and friendly. We've had breakfast here half a dozen times and all were good experiences. Their menu claims they were voted "best pancakes" and they ARE pretty...More

Thank phaser90
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 14:00
05:30 - 20:00
05:30 - 20:00
05:30 - 20:00
05:30 - 20:00
05:30 - 20:00
05:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7181 42nd Ave N, New Hope, MN 55427-1313
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  New Hope
  • Phone Number: +1 763-535-4887
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