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Sarna's Classic Grill

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American, Hamburgers
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3939 University Ave NE, Columbia Heights, MN 55421
(763) 788-3939
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Today
11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 12
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Excellent Burger!

This is the best place to eat a burger and fries while drinking a glass of Malbec! In summer you can sit outside on the large patio and enjoy music. Great place!I have never had a better burger than their Juicy Lucy, cheddar and bacon stuffed! The meat is grilled to perfection! The wait staff is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Sonya T
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Minneapolis
via mobile
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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54 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Minneapolis, Minnesota
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

My family had been coming here for several months on Wednesdays for the All you can eat crab legs. Most of the time it was great until Dec 10th 2014 we went for my sisters birthday and received not one but several frozen crab legs and I mean ice on them FROZEN!!!! as well as several overcooked crab legs. We... More 

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Minneapolis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

This is the best place to eat a burger and fries while drinking a glass of Malbec! In summer you can sit outside on the large patio and enjoy music. Great place!I have never had a better burger than their Juicy Lucy, cheddar and bacon stuffed! The meat is grilled to perfection! The wait staff is wonderful and friendly. The... More 

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Cleveland, Minnesota
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

Came here for lunch and had the fish. Not good. The atmospere is very nice and would consider it an upscale lunch destination but I made a bad choice. Probobly give it another shot but avoid the fish!

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Can't say it enough Theresa is a great server she is energetic super super friendly...overall great person...love the food here if your in to pull tabs here is your place good drinks and a great price...thanks Theresa for a great night....we will definitely be back. :-)

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Nice Place Friendly Staff Prices beginning to be somewhat high it caused me to cut back on my visits. Food is good but not great just average neighborhood Fare. I will keep going just not as often.

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Minneapolis
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Jax is only $2.00 more. Sarnas yummy fried chicken is gone now. Seems like they're not trying any longer. Was good while it lasted.

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Minneapolis
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39 reviews 39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Our birthday group of for Wien friends visited this place on a Monday for lunch. To our surprise, it was "$4 martini day!" Well we couldn't pass that up and they were fabulous! We enjoyed the fiesta special, triple berry and a chocolate one with Baileys. (Note: we each had one martini, not one of each flavor mentioned! 😊) The... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Delicious food, attentive waitress & 'complementary' birthday cupcake.. made for a memorable 'girl friend' birthday celebration (unlike many sites, there was no hurry to leave as we lingered over birthday presents & 'catching up')

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brooklyn center, MN
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

I wanted to try a new restaurant not the same ones we do every almost every week. Sarna's in Columbia Heights is a nice change but still has average american food. My husband got New York Strip Steak dinner (He said it was good to average good tasting not impressive but good. I got their Mushroom Chicken sandwich. It was... More 

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Columbia Heights
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We consider ourselves to be very fortunate to have Sarna's in our neighborhood. Although we do not eat at Sarna's on a regular basis, my wife and I have on many occasions been grateful that Sarna's is in the neighborhood when it comes to making dinner plans for those unexpected guests who drop in on short notice. We have found... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3939 University Ave NE, Columbia Heights, MN 55421
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Columbia Heights
  • Phone Number: (763) 788-3939

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 12
  • Cuisine: American, Hamburgers
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?