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Wilde Cafe & Spirits

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65 SE Main St, Minneapolis, MN 55414-1024
+1 612-331-4544
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (29 reviews)
“gelato” (16 reviews)
“french toast” (11 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
65 SE Main St, Minneapolis, MN 55414-1024
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We met as a group of adults looking for a nice place in the area to meet and have a drink and some appetizers, and we really enjoyed both. Their wonton nachos were unique, and delicious, as were many of the other apps. One in...More

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Minneapolis for the weekend & went for breakfast. Sat on the patio that was very pleasant. Best dishes were the Gouda hash browns & creme brûlée French toast. Would definitely recommend for good food & great ambiance.

Thank George A
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful place. Service was great, never felt rushed. Good food options from nice entrees to burgers and pizzas. Went there to celebrate a birthday and they did a flaming firework candle on the dessert. Nice touch. Will definitely go back!

Thank GrandTour776024
Niko A, Manager at Wilde Cafe & Spirits, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2018

I'm very happy to hear that the tempo and details regarding your service met expectations! Also, we have just as much fun with the flaming candle as you do!

Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

We spotted this place while walking the Heritage Trail (highly recommend that!) and went back the following day for lunch. We sat on their nice outdoor patio, and had excellent service from Jasmine (appreciate her serving chilled water with no straws!). We both ordered the...More

1  Thank ilive4sun
Niko A, Manager at Wilde Cafe & Spirits, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2018

Thank you so much! Jasmine is definitely a gem, and I'll be sure to let her know how much we appreciate her service. I look forward to seeing you again next time you're in town!

Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

Located by the side of the Mississippi river beside the St. Antony main falls. You will sure miss this place as there is no fancy board or signs. Just a simple painted name on one of the glass windows. They do both table service and...More

Thank ramsdesk
Niko A, Manager at Wilde Cafe & Spirits, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

It's so great to hear that you enjoyed your time here! Our baristas are truly masters of their craft. If you have any suggestions regarding how we can turn 4 stars into 5, I'd love to create a dialogue with you, as it's input from...More

Reviewed June 27, 2018

What a location and building. Sitting outside by the river in an historic district. Food was excellent. Service, very shaky with the order taken wrong or filled wrong in the kitchen. Quickly rectified, but several odd order issues. Could be a new waitress, don’t know....More

Thank Jim F
Niko A, Manager at Wilde Cafe & Spirits, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2018

Jim - Thank you for taking the time to review! I'm disappointed by our error but I'm glad to hear that it was taken care of appropriately. I'd love to hear more about your experience so I can identify where and why the problem occurred...More

Reviewed June 22, 2018

Visiting a friend in Mn., and they took us here for dinner. It was rainy so no one was sitting outside, but has a nice outdoor area. The decor was very interesting, had a nice bar and dining area. We sat right next to the...More

Thank gladesratt
Niko A, Manager at Wilde Cafe & Spirits, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

Thank you so much for your feedback! I'm thrilled to hear about your positive experience, and have already directed Maddie to your review so she gets recognition for her excellent work. I hope we see you next time you visit!

Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Clean, Fun environment, great menu selection, good service and a fantastic ice cream bar. Patio in summer is a fabulous spot to eat, drink n enjoy the scenery. Check it out!

Thank Dave G
Niko A, Manager at Wilde Cafe & Spirits, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Dave - I'm so glad you enjoyed everything we have to offer! We added a few excellent additions to our menu just a couple of days after your review was posted, so feel free to come back sometime and see what's new! Thank you!

Reviewed May 28, 2018

Stopped by to meet a friend for a light meal on a snowy day. Good food, great atmosphere. Attached parking ramp. When the weather is nice, there is an outdoor patio overlooking the Mississippi and downtown.

Thank krae21
Reviewed April 7, 2018

We stopped in and found a beautiful cafe/bar unlike anything we've seen in the US. Food, coffee, drinks, all are available. We had a Creme Brulee and and a wonderful beer. Service was friendly and warm. The ambience was slightly French, very sophisticated.

Thank George R
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scott b
May 5, 2018|
Response from George R | Reviewed this property |
I am pretty sure since there was a guy at the bar using his laptop. He goes there all the time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Scenic view
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 SE Main St, Minneapolis, MN 55414-1024
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > University / Dinkytown
  • Neighborhood: University / Dinkytown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-331-4544
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