We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sister Sludge Coffee Cafe

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
4557 Bloomington Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55407-3660
(612) 722-3933
Improve this listing
Today
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 7:00 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 7 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 5
    Excellent
  • 2
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Sweet little corner coffee shop with nice people behind the counter

Small, but with a couple of comfortable couches and club chairs available. Artistic owners (a pair of sisters) and staff will do a pretty design on your latte if you ask. Decent selection of sandwiches and baked goods; pre-packaged oatmeal available. Nice place to read the paper and have a cup of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 4, 2016
DavePorter090
,
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Add Photo Write a Review

7 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Level Contributor
90 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

Small, but with a couple of comfortable couches and club chairs available. Artistic owners (a pair of sisters) and staff will do a pretty design on your latte if you ask. Decent selection of sandwiches and baked goods; pre-packaged oatmeal available. Nice place to read the paper and have a cup of civilized coffee.

Helpful?
Thank DavePorter090
Minnesota
Level Contributor
137 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

I really liked this place. Nice coffee, good food, and a real community feel. Plenty of space to sit outside and enjoy the sunshine. I'll be returning soon.

Helpful?
Thank Agile_Lapin
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This little coffee shop is very convenient, they allow dogs (treats are inside the door!), make a great cold press, and are right on the bus line if you happen to be waiting. The service is always very friendly and it feels very "neighborhoody." :) There are a couple tables outside, nice for a warm day.

Helpful?
Thank Amy L
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Level Contributor
74 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013 via mobile

This is a daily stop for me on my way to work. The coffee is much better than at the nearby Caribou Coffee on Cedar. Service is great, the sisters (and cousin) are very friendly. Children and other pets are welcomed. Wish that they had more space for sitting and visiting!

Helpful?
Thank timminn
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2011

We live right behind SS so we go there all the time. Three triplet women own n operate this great neighborhood coffee shop. Chatting with the trips is a good way to start your day. Folks, get yer coffee from SS instead of the big Corp coffee. Peace.

Helpful?
Thank Jflad
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2009

Best independent coffee house in the Twin Cities!

Helpful?
Thank A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2008

Great place to hang out with kids.

Helpful?
Thank A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook

Travelers who viewed Sister Sludge Coffee Cafe also viewed

 

Been to Sister Sludge Coffee Cafe? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4557 Bloomington Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55407-3660
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: (612) 722-3933

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cafe
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Sister Sludge Coffee Cafe staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?