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People's Cafe

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118 Main St S, Cambridge, MN 55008-1621
+1 763-689-3198
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Old fashioned, dated and cramped make this place a perfect small town diner. Food is cheap but very good. Specials are always perfect comfort food.

Thank nick961
Coon Rapids, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good all around ma and pa family in town restaurant . On old Main street downtown Cambridge. Been here for decades. Good pie. My Mother used to work in the Kitchen. Very popular. Good serviced and food.

Thank ntmccarty
Aloha, Oregon, USA
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate here a couple of times while we were in town for a family event. The food was was what you would expect in a small town cafe, nothing exceptional. You do get your money's worth as the portions are quite large. Staff is friendly and helpful.

Thank Leon T
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for breakfast. Service was fast and friendly, restaurant is clean with an older look to it. We ordered the corn beef hash and stuffed hash browns. Food came out quick and hot. Our eggs were overcooked, but the Corn beef hash was very good. The stuffed hashbrowns are something I'll never order again. The chunks of onion... More 

Thank Allison S
Cambridge, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

my wife and I stopped in and had breakfast everything was very tasty the wait staff was friendly service was fast and the place was clean vintage look to the place

Thank ronaldp700
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Service was ok Food was ok. Took a while to get food and service. Was not a real friendly environment. Seemed like they were happy with thier regulars and didnt want more bussiness. Not a real clean place. Wont be going back again. Also limited parking.

Thank David P
Santaquin, Utah
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2016

We love the breakfast here, available all day long! Huge pancakes and delicious omelets. The staff makes you feel like you are part of the community with their welcoming smiles and friendly greetings.

Thank Nikki R
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

A little hole in the wall place. I've been here twice. Food is not very good. Atmosphere is not great. I probably would not go back

Thank 40andtravel
West Fargo, North Dakota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2016

I was here on business, and we ate here two days in a row. Had some of the best Hot beef I've ever had!! Would love to come back and try everything on the menu!

Thank Benji S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2015 via mobile

Drove 50 miles to check out the town again, we'd earthen lunch here in the past so we're anxious to try breakfast. We were so glad we returned. Some of the best eggs Benedict I've gotten in ages, stuffed hash brown special was so good. Everything came out exactly as ordered, steaming hot & everyones food at the same time.... More 

Thank Mumzie9196

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Main St S, Cambridge, MN 55008-1621
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 763-689-3198

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