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50's Grill

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Diner
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5524 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Center, MN 55429
+1 763-560-4947
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Plymouth, Minnesota
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223 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently went there with my in-laws for a birthday celebration. I fell in love with this little gem straight away. The staff were very welcoming from start to finish and took great care of us (we were a party of ten) from start to finish. The menu has all the great comfy fare you are looking for on a... More 

Thank Aeneken
Minneapolis, MN
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have never been disappointed here. Whether stopping for lunch or dinner or reserving pies and cake for the holidays, the quality never ends.

Thank jkprivateeye
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

Awesome food, excellent customer services. I have been eating there since the 90s. The service never changes.

Thank latrice s
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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770 reviews
291 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 510 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

The 50’s Grill is located on Brooklyn Blvd just about a block northwest of Highway 100 in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota. It is also located across the street from the big Sears store and the old Brookdale Shopping Center. This restaurant used to be the old Farrels Ice Cream Parlour and I know that since I worked there as a teenager.... More 

Thank rockyjoe
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

This is one of my go to restaurants. Homemade food, desserts, malts, burgers & fries. I love there homemade soups & they have homemade dinners like Turkey, stuffing & mashed potatoes; meatloaf, hamburger steak & others. Prices are reasonable.

Thank Jwbarton
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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474 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

This is a fun place for families; as mentioned before the decor is vintage 50's. The waitresses wear poodle skirts and cute blouses. Our waitress was friendly and attentive. We did have to wait a bit for our food; we were there for lunch on a Sunday and it wasn't overly busy. Our entrees were served hot. The reason I... More 

Thank Chris L
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117 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

The food here is good and they maintain made from scratch. Burgers are good. They have a large menu and some things can be great and others off. They serve an individual loaf of French bread with many entrees. Today that bread was cold, not warm. They are known for shakes and malts, with many flavors. Today our malt was... More 

Thank Don C
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163 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Friendly service, interesting themed decor but over-priced for mediocre food. Menu is varied. Our dinners were lack luster and not worth the price. French bread was warm but just ok, salads were bland and primarily cheap iceberg lettuce although the dressings were tasty and may have been homemade.Fish and shrimp entrees taseted like generic food service purchases. Plus it seemed... More 

Thank mitravel206
Rochester, Minnesota
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112 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

Nicely done decor, the food not so much. My wife had a hamburger and fries. I had a turkey burger and a salad. The salad was good and my wife's fries were pretty decent. But the burgers were nothing to write home about. Both were over cooked and my turkey burger had been smashed so thin it hung way over... More 

Thank Jeff L
Louisville, Kentucky
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

It's one of our favorite places and the kids just love it! Food is very tasty and has something for everyone to enjoy. Save room for some delicious desert.

Thank 234rhondab

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5524 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Center, MN 55429
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Brooklyn Center
  • Phone Number: +1 763-560-4947

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?