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Egg and I

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2550 University Ave W, Saint Paul, MN 55114-1052
+1 651-647-1292
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good49%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (5 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2550 University Ave W, Saint Paul, MN 55114-1052
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Reviewed December 10, 2017

American/Classic breakfast - average. I wouldn't go out of my way to eat here again. Breakfast sandwich and french toast average as well. Friendly service

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

Several friends and I met here for breakfast. As always the food and service was great. I either order the Denver or the Mexican Omelette. The omelettes are three egg. The omelettes are loaded with fresh vegetables and/or meats as appropriate. The servers continually and...More

Thank Minneapolisdoyle
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Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a solid breakfast after pedaling our way through the Classic. Good pancakes, eggs, omelets and good coffee...just what you would expect from the Egg and I. Wait Service was good with coffee refills and food delivery ... waitperson was a seasoned professional to...More

Thank John C
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I came here for breakfast after a medical procedure. It was really really good. I had the Mexican omelette and a pecan pancake and it was outstanding. My wife had a kamikaze pancake and she loved it. This place is just off...More

Thank Mdsanoka
Reviewed August 15, 2017

We enjoyed a quick breakfast! It was packed house, but there was no wait. Wish they had a bar, but the pancakes made up for it!

Thank aflowers11
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

We had two appointments in the building, so we stopped in for a quick lunch in between. Service was friendly and fast. The food wasn't bad, but it wasn't incredible either. We would neither seek this out or avoid it. A very neutral experience....

Thank Melissa D
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Two of us had their plate sized pancakes with blueberries, bananas, and nuts baked in. In addition, the fruit and nuts were sprinkled on top. These pancakes were much more generous with the fruit and nuts then the average restaurant. One of us had multi-grain...More

Thank Rosebud197602
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

They have two locations. We frequently visit the Minneapolis site on 29th and Lyndale. This one has the small town cafe feel. great omelets, cakes and eggs benedict. Once you try it. You will be back!

Thank thompsv
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

These people know eggs and how they should be cooked, wether in an omelette or fried, boiled or sunny side up they can make it taste fantastic. The sides are equally as good. I've taken the same customer there 3 times in the last year...More

Thank Scott E
Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

The buckwheat blueberry pancake was so good! Full of fresh Blueberries and topped with even more fresh Blueberries. Turkey sausage was great too! Average, efficient service. Good coffee. Looking forward to going back!

Thank SteamyRice
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2550 University Ave W, Saint Paul, MN 55114-1052
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-647-1292
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