We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
115 N Minnesota St, New Ulm, MN 56073-1729
507-354-8122
Improve this listing
Add hours for Ulmer Cafe and help diners know when to go.
+ Add hours

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 19 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 4
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Home cooking

The food served at this restaurant was just delicious with a home-cooked taste. The waitress was very friendly and offered tips for us visitors. If this restaurant wants to survived for another generation, it will need to update it's appearance. I hope it upgrades a bit, because it is a great... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 15, 2015
oakdale6884
,
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Add Photo Write a Review

19 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Level Contributor
19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

We had a great breakfast, all three if us. Food was cooked right, service was most excellent and the prices were not out of line. The interior was very clean and the menu was very good.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Level Contributor
114 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

The food served at this restaurant was just delicious with a home-cooked taste. The waitress was very friendly and offered tips for us visitors. If this restaurant wants to survived for another generation, it will need to update it's appearance. I hope it upgrades a bit, because it is a great place top have a meal.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Newton
Level Contributor
67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We stopped here as it was said yo jave decent German food and when in a German town.... I ordered the landjager and was not disappointed, though next time I'd ger kraut added. Topped it off with fresh rhubarb crisp and I walked away very satisfied.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Santiago
Level Contributor
25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Recently I was in New Ulm on business looking for a good breakfast place. I found Ullmers through TA and recommendations of friends. Ullmers is a nice family-type restaurant located downtown and frequented by locals and farmers. The talk about farming, crops and the weather was interesting to listen to and the breakfast was very good. The bacon was about... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
New Ulm
Level Contributor
14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Dave and staff always friendly and food is like home-cookin'! Have a daily special for lunch that is hard to beat!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Midwest USA
Level Contributor
114 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Good food & friendly staff helped us on our way to start a great day for Oktober Fest. Their G3 hash browns as others have said are a must try.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Omaha, Nebraska
Level Contributor
73 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Outstanding service. Really good food. Don't forget they only take cash. Everyone there friendly and gives you ideas on places to visit in town.

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
New Ulm, Minnesota, United States
Level Contributor
40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We love breakfast here! We visit two or three times a week. The eggs, breakfast meats, and pancakes are superb. You've gotta try the G3 hash browns with an omelet sometime. Don't let the looks fool you--this is a hangout for local bankers and business types as well.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Madison, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My husband and I had a lovely breakfast at the Ulmer Café while in New Ulm. This is a great choice for a “classic” small-town breakfast, and they are known to have the best bacon in town (my husband loved it!). Easy location to get to, friendly service, and good food!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Saint Cloud, Minnesota
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

BEST breakfast I have ever had!! Something as simple as ham, eggs and pancakes but each with a flavor to die for! The pancakes are pastery-like. First time visiting New Ulm ( I live 3hrs away) and now all I want to do is go back!

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Travelers who viewed Ulmer Cafe also viewed

 

Been to Ulmer Cafe? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 115 N Minnesota St, New Ulm, MN 56073-1729
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  New Ulm
  • Phone Number: 507-354-8122

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: German

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Ulmer Cafe staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?