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329 N Cedar Ave, Owatonna, MN 55060-2307
507-451-9991
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Everything's great.

The food is great, prices are great, the cook is awesome, the specials are different everyday, and they are open on Sunday's. They also have fish fry every Friday.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015 via mobile

The food is great, prices are great, the cook is awesome, the specials are different everyday, and they are open on Sunday's. They also have fish fry every Friday.

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Owatonna MN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We have a meal here about twice a month and I am always impressed by the omlettes. They are prepared to my specification and are always delivered hot.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

Food was great!! Nice cozy place to have dinner. Service was good and very decently priced. I would recommend this to everyone who would enjoy a hometown feel for any meal.

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Waseca, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

This is a place to go to all the time! It takes you back to when people really cared about the food they served . Everything and I mean everything was made fresh from the salad dressings to the tarter sauce. The service was great and you could tell they supported the younger generation and giving them their first jobs.... More 

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Owatonna, Minnesota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013 via mobile

this is a nasty place to eat. Smells like a musty grandmas house. There is no flow to the place. It is also having an identity crisis. Are you an old style dinner or are you a new one with LCD signs and what not. I cant decide if the food or service is worse.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012

This is a cafe that the locals seem to like. It appeared to have been busy right before we arrived, or the tables hadn't been cleared from the tables in a timely manner. We went there based on a recommendation from a local person at the ice rink. Being from Iowa that's usually a good way to find a good... More 

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  • Address: 329 N Cedar Ave, Owatonna, MN 55060-2307
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Owatonna
  • Phone Number: 507-451-9991

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  • Cuisine: American

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