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Carol's Restaurant

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11888 Aberdeen St NE, Minneapolis, MN 55449
(763) 757-9700
Today
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Authentic home-style fare

Good quality with huge portions! A bit pricey, but you could easily split an entrée! They have a gift shop too!

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 11, 2015
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Phoenix, Arizona
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

I can't get enough of this place. Everything is homemade and they try to use all natural ingredients. Every meal is served with their homemade Nova Scotia roll; some of the best bread I have ever tasted. All the meals are like mom's home cooking. And, the desserts! The best, yummiest, biggest, desserts ever! You've got to try the Tres... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Good quality with huge portions! A bit pricey, but you could easily split an entrée! They have a gift shop too!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I went here for breakfast I always order the baked oatmeal which is made over night and served with cream, homemade toast. My husband has the hash we both had plenty to eat and the services was quick. Lots of locals eat here many of the staff know them by name. We have also done lunch the... More 

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Reinbek
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

We've celebrated my husbands birthday at Carol's. With a bunch of people. The service was excellent and so was the food. We did not have a long waiting time for the meals and all came hot und delicious. Some had fish, some burger and two kids the Alfredos Noodles. Great place...behind us was an entertainer singing some swing songs. Good... More 

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Maple Grove, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Well if my grandmother owned a restaurant and did the cooking it would be called Minnies,but since she doesn't; might as well call it Carol's. What a nice old school dining experience,hand made food,local butcher used for the meat,huge portions,super friendly wait staff. Good prices,did I mention huge portions? Give Carol's a try,don't even get me started on the desserts(... More 

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Blaine, Minnesota
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Carol's Restaurant feels like a cafe with some dividers placed on the top of the counters between seating sections. Upon entering, I was seated promptly and greeted by my server. Decorative hanging lamps are over each table. The theme of the decor seemed to be country and was relaxing. The appetizer I had ordered was Cheese Curds which come with... More 

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Ham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

We come often everything is homemade and is always delicious! The desserts are amazing! :-) The waitresses are very friendly. Great Christian atmosphere.

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Anoka, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

My husband had the walleye-said it was the best he has had in a very long time(other than catching our own!). I had the grilled shrimp and it was excellent and nice large shrimp. The scalloped potatoes were sliced very thin and had such good flavor-just enough cheese, not over powering. My favorite dessert is their almond coconut cake :)

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Topeka, Kansas
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169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Homestyle food, great soups, great service, clean, can''t say enough good about this place. It is every place a traveler looks for. Go there every time I am in Blaine, MN

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Blaine, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I recently moved to the area and Carol's is a frequent stop for my family. They serve excellent homemade food with friendly, fairly fast service. The pies are amazing and very large portions (get one piece for two people if they are very hungry, otherwise split one piece among four people). I also highly recommend the fried chicken special on... More 

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Additional Information about Carol's Restaurant

Address: 11888 Aberdeen St NE, Minneapolis, MN 55449
Phone Number: (763) 757-9700
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
Open Hours:
Monday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 11888 Aberdeen St NE, Minneapolis, MN 55449
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: (763) 757-9700

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Open Hours
Monday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm

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