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Milda's Cafe

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American, Coffee Shop
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1720 Glenwood Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405-1238
612-377-9460
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Could become a favorite!

Never had been to Milda's before though have heard about it for years. Three of us had breakfast and we were all pretty boring and ordered a very traditional breakfast--eggs, hash browns, toast and meat. We all had our eggs done differently and ordered different kinds meat of bread for our toast... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 4, 2014
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Minneapolis
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Never had been to Milda's before though have heard about it for years. Three of us had breakfast and we were all pretty boring and ordered a very traditional breakfast--eggs, hash browns, toast and meat. We all had our eggs done differently and ordered different kinds meat of bread for our toast. All was done perfectly and promptly served. Great... More 

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Bradenton, Florida
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114 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Went for breakfast. Food was very good, reasonably priced, fine service. Friendly people. The entire restaurant was spotlessly clean. Definitely will go back.

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Brooklyn, New York
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89 reviews 89 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Milda's is certainly an interesting experience, if not for the food then for the decor and mix of patrons. The food itself is pretty standard fare, but solid and good. The service was excellent and I felt as though the waitress had worked there for forty years. Milda's, while not exceptional by today's food standards, is definitely worth a visit.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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267 reviews 267 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
165 helpful votes 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

I first learned about Milda's from the MSP magazine where the cafe was praised for their "Old School Eats." I decided to give it a try and met a friend there for breakfast. The menu made my decision difficult. I finally narrowed it down to a philly cheesesteak scramble or poached eggs, chicken andouille sausage, home fries with fried onions... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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55 reviews 55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

I heard about Milda's from a co-worker, and went there for lunch today. Their pasties were delicious! (Pasties are like a potpie; they were popular lunches for loggers in Michigan's upper peninsula.) Others in my group enjoyed breakfast (served all day), burgers, soup, and the roast beef dinner. It all looked delicious, and was served quickly with friendly service. The... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

I've been going to Milda's for 30 years, when Milda was still alive. Her daughter, Jane, and her husband are keeping the tradition going. Milda's is the perfect cafe for a diverse, urban neighborhood. Try the pasties, their signature menu item. And the broasted chicken is great!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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181 reviews 181 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

If you want some comfort food, go no further. Yesterday I had the Swedish Meatballs, "real" mashed potatoes, corn, fresh roll and tossed salad for $8,25. This is a cultural melting pot not to be missed. Yum! Yum!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

I started going to Milda's in the 1970s, when it was located across the street at its original location.The food is traditional cafe food, freshly prepared on site. The prices can't be beat. (Just remember to bring cash, as they do not take plastic, and don't come on weekends, when they are closed). Every month a friend and I hie... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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40 reviews 40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2011

Local busy restaurant. food is standard American fare BUSY.!!! The wait staff is great. Nothing special I would return for the atmosphere. You can't mess up eggs and bacon to badly.

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Minneqpolis, MN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2011

Basic Breakfast at Great prices...always perfectly cooked. Served with a smile, Mildas is a real Minneapolis Melting Pot.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1720 Glenwood Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405-1238
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: 612-377-9460

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Coffee Shop

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