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Keys Cafe - Nicollet Avenue

114 So. 9th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55403-2404 (Downtown)
612 339 6399
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Ranked #51 of 1,586 Restaurants in Minneapolis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
Sun 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Californian
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
Top Contributor
173 reviews 173 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

Keys consistently delivers excellent food. Great menu with lots of options. One of the best places to get breakfast in the Twin Cities.

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Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Yummy This is a great place to eat breakfast lunch or dinner no matter what time of day it is. They make homemade food such as the pot roast, hash and even deserts. I had the 2 eggs hashbrowns and a side of sausage way more food than I could eat. My husband had a omlet which was delicious The... More

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Duluth, Minnesota
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80 reviews 80 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

A colleague and I stopped in for coffee and ended up just having to have a second breakfast. The food looked phenomenal and it tasted the same. The coffee was great and our service was very friendly. Priced reasonably and easily accessed from anywhere downtown - located in the Foshay Tower.

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Parker, Colorado
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Had brunch on a Sunday morning. It was very crowded but well worth the 15 minute wait. I had eggs, hash browns and buckwheat pancakes. My friend had the Italian sausage hash. Both were excellent and the buckwheat pancakes were fantastic. Our waitress was excellent and told us that the restaurant split plates at no extra charge so my friend... More

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Minneapolis, MN
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55 reviews 55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I was excited to try Key's Cafe as I have heard such great things about it. I am sad to say I was not impressed. A business associate and I stopped by for soup and a sandwich and it almost took a magnifying glass to see the egg salad in my sandwich. Not only was there very little in it,... More

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Top Contributor
120 reviews 120 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We had breakfast here on morning, based upon a suggestion by our hotel, and wow wow wow, it ranks as one of the best breakfasts that we have ever enjoyed. Pancakes, hash browns, thick crispy bacon, FRESH squeezed orange juice, french toast and excellent coffee were enjoyed by the two of us. Service was exceptional as well, as we began... More

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Hibbing, Minnesota
18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

After reading great reviews on this place, we went here for a late-night dinner. Was a bit disappointed... Had the "make your own grilled cheese" ..the flavors and bread were good, but it was super burnt. I was so starving I didn't bother to say anything. I had a side of wild rice, and it did not taste good at... More

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18 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

fast service to, easy location from the Hilton to walk to, always something to like on the menu, average prices (not exorbitantly high like hotel eateries). Great sandwiches and sweets. good friendly service too.

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Marysville, United States
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

If you're looking for good food without spending lots of cash, head to Keys in the Foshay Tower. Diner food, lots of it, good prices. Daily specials always interesting.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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75 reviews 75 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I stopped in quickly to grab a carmel roll to go. Not as fantastic as what I remember, as it has been a few years since I'd been there. Barely any carmel...a far cry from what they use to be when they were loaded with carmel! Not sure what happened to their fantastic rolls! very sad

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Additional Information about Keys Cafe - Nicollet Avenue

Address: 114 So. 9th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55403-2404
Phone Number: 612 339 6399
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: American, Californian

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