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People's Cafe

118 Main St S, Cambridge, MN 55008-1621
763-689-3198
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Ranked #14 of 27 Restaurants in Cambridge
Price range: $5 - $10
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  • English first
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English first
Cambridge, Minnesota
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

In years past this was THE place to go for breakfast and lunch. It's gone steadily down hill. I miss the days when you would go there and you could get a delicious meal. Now it's a crap shoot if it will be good or not. Kinda sad.

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Cambridge, Minnesota, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Great food at a reasonable price. We went for lunch, I had the BBQ pulled pork with fries and pop, my husband love breakfast and is able to get that all day long here. The wait staff is courteous and efficient. The cooks are fast and the food comes out hot. We frequent this place often.

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

Our first time in town. This restaurant made us feel at home. Excellent home cooking - great value.A definite must

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

This was an authentic cafe. The menu was familiar and full of homemade food. Our entrees were very good. My friends really enjoyed the liver and onion special and the hot beef sandwich abundant and flavorful. I had Mom's salad bar which included soups made from scratch. However, the pies I had read about did not live up to the... More 

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Cambridge
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

People's has nothing to recommend it. The food isn't particularly good or noteworthy. The service is so-so at best. When you are tempted to stop, just keep going.

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Coon Rapids, Minnesota
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

Sometimes it is hard to get the waitresses attention, but keep at it; the food is worth it. Only have had breakfast here, but we drive 30+ minutes for it!

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Cambrdge, MN
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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

Thursday excellent home cooked REAL turkey dinner. Great comfort food. Do not forget a piece of pie (take home as you will be full) Best assortment and quality pies anywhere. Local, privately owned restaurant.

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Stanchfield, Minnesota, United States
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

had lunch there with my daughter. we both got burgers, her's was a bacon cheese burger. the bacon was terriable, very stringy. my burger lacked any seasoning and tasted like it had been over cooked. we each had a side and a drink, this costed me $21.43!!!!!!!!! We could have had a DINNER at Applebee's for that kind of money.... More 

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Minnesota
Top Contributor
126 reviews 126 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

Just like Mom used to make. Great variety, fabulous service, quaint and clean. The ribs are worth the trip...so are the chops and steak.

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Cambridge, Minnesota
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2009

Pretty good food, nice owners.

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Address: 118 Main St S, Cambridge, MN 55008-1621
Phone Number: 763-689-3198
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Cambridge
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10

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