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Birchwood Cafe

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3311 E 25th St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-1412
+1 612-722-4474
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (23 reviews)
“savory waffle” (25 reviews)
“quinoa burger” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3311 E 25th St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-1412
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first visit here, and it won't be our last. Came for brunch on Saturday morning. It was very busy, but we didn't have to wait an unreasonable time for our meals to be delivered. Restaurant is order at the counter and get a number....More

Thank Jolsongoude
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We decided to try this café for Saturday brunch because of the great reviews. It lived up to its reputation. It is easy to find and there is plenty of street parking, on a Saturday at least. At 1 pm on a Saturday, there was...More

Thank IowaMum
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

The food and atmosphere at The Birchwood makes me happy! It is an eclectic mix of fresh organic locally sourced food. I love the fact that the menu clearly states which dishes are available for vegan and gluten dietary restrictions. The vegan donuts are fabulous,...More

Thank nmhy27del
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Very cool setting in a quiet residential neighborhood. Counter service with local, fresh, flavorful and unique dishes. I ordered the Lemongrass Chicken Stew and really enjoyed the execution of a spicy curry that respected my mouths boundaries. I had a sweet slice of blueberry rhubarb...More

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Reviewed April 18, 2018

​It’s been a harsh and never ending winter but that sure didn’t stop me from enjoying brunch at Birchwood Café earlier this week. The casual and interactive ambiance turned out to be an excellent pick for catching up with some friends. Though we expected a...More

Thank Haleema F
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Loved it. Local, inviting, and delicious. Avocado toast was great and the coffee good. Just a good place to go that isn’t crowded.

Thank Julie D
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Had heard good things about quality, size of portions. Uses locally sourced ingredients. Had fish po'boy ($15) and steamed pork bun($13)entrees...both came luke warm. Fries were additional $2 and also not good.. With beveages and tip our bill was $52. Could have eaten fast food...More

Thank cb55
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

I grew up in the Keys and we had key lime trees. My Mom has been making key lime pies for 40+ years. I’m sad to say that Birchwood makes a better one than my Mom. Not too sweet, perfect graham crust, real key lime,...More

Thank Perry L
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Ordered on line and requested a 4:45 PM pickup. About 4:20 received a text saying it would be ready at 4:47. Guess what? It was ready at exactly 4:47! Outstanding service and the food was fresh and exceptional. It is a wonderful local bistro that...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed February 12, 2018

I am always excited at the prospect of supporting local and locally sourced food. When you add deliciousness and supporting social justice initiatives to this list, you have a dining trifecta. This is Birchwood Cafe. I have only visited this establishment for dinner, but I...More

Thank waverider681
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Jackie W
October 2, 2016|
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Response from Leslieann111 | Reviewed this property |
They will have wonderful seating for a bunch of friends and healthy deserts delicious alternatives to regular icky cake! We all loved everything we ate there! Happy birthday! Chachacha!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3311 E 25th St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-1412
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-722-4474
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