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Jensen's Cafe

12750 Nicollet Ave South, Grande Market Place, Burnsville, MN 55337
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Ranked #5 of 116 Restaurants in Burnsville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $20 - $40
Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations
Dining style: Home Style
Cross street: Burnsville Parkway
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English first
Shafer, Minnesota, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014 via mobile

What a great breakfast! My sister and I had the French Toast platter! It came with eggs, potatoes and thick-cut bacon! The syrup is awesome! We had their fresh-squeezed orange juice and a wonderful cup of coffee! We will definitely be back!!

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Des Moines, Iowa
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102 reviews 102 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

It was nice to have breakfast at a local café vs. franchise. Wonderful server. Clean and updated interior. Great blueberry pancakes. The peach crepes were fresh but a little 'meh'. Good coffee. Difficult to find parking ramp if adjacent lot is full....then hard to find restaurant from parking as you go through a multi use building.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I ordered my favorite breakfast of Eggs Florentine (Benedict). It came on a pancake, which is my fault for not reading that, and with the wrong potatoes. Not a problem, I can wait for the potatoes I wanted. But when I cut into the egg, and the white came gushing out, I returned the raw egg meal. She asked if... More

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Burnsville, Minnesota
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I have had breakfast numerous times at Jensen's and have never been disappointed. Also friends that have eaten there also loved the food. The selection is wonderful and wait staff are friendly and efficient. The Swedish pancakes are awesome. Highly recommend it.

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Eagan, Minnesota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This place is awesome! The menu has something for everyone, but it is very popular. On the weekends, don't be in a rush. I have waited up to 45 minutes for a table on a busy Saturday or Sunday morning, but believe me, it is worth the wait. Good food at a good price!

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Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We spent the last two Father's Day's entertaining our dad at Jensen's. The food is hot, fresh and plentiful if not very creative (great for an elderly father). The staff was warm and welcoming and we enjoyed our meal.

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Burnsville, Minnesota
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58 reviews 58 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Anytime we want to go out for breakfast Jensen's is the first choice. And our family loves breakfast! Yes, there is a wait, but it's well worth it, and it's always fun to browse the unique gifts in the store next door (where the intercon is hooked up so you can hear your name called). One oatmeal pancake will fill... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

This restaurant is located in the Heart of the City in Burnsville. The parking situation can be annoying, especially in our wonderful MN winters. You usually have to park in the nearby ramp and walk over to the restaurant. Staff: The staff here are pretty good. Accommodating and friendly. Wait: Be prepared to have a little wait, especially on the... More

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Burnsville, Minnesota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Jensen's has one of the best breakfast's in the Twin Cities. Well prepared, and a lot of food for your money. Be prepared to wait a bit, especially on the weekends, but it is worth the wait.

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burns
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42 reviews 42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I had Swedish pancakes with thick bacon. I brought home stuffed french toast for my husband. Even though I was dining alone I was served quickly.

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