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“Everything is delicious!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Turtle Bread Co.

Turtle Bread Co.
Ranked #441 of 1,779 Restaurants in Minneapolis
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: American, Delicatessen
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Seating, Takeout
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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167 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
“Everything is delicious!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013 via mobile

I have visited Turtle Bread many times over the last 4 years or so. I sure wish it had been around when I lived in the neighborhood twenty years ago! Breakfast is served until 2:00, and my favorites are the pancakes, and eggs Benedict. The heartiness of the eggs Benedict is balanced by a side of lightly dressed greens. Some days I crave one of their homemade soups and ill make the drive from Eagan. Corn chowder and tomato basil are always good, and are served with a generous slice of their house made French bread. If you have room, there are plenty of cookies and other pastries and desserts available. I like to buy a loaf of sourdough bread on my way out!

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English first
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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86 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
“Smells and tastes so good!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

A great lunch in a fun Mpls neighborhood! A wide variety of soups, breads, sandwiches and quiches served in a quick and friendly manner. The croissant I had closely resembled the ones I had in Paris last year. Very friendly staff!

Visited March 2013
Thank matischer
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Peaks Island, Maine
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97 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
“Love the atmosphere and cookies!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

Stop by twice on a recent visit to Minneapolis--once for ginger cookies and once for pie. Can't complain about either, save for the out of season blueberries. That was not their fault and they did an excellent job seasoning them just right to maximize flavor. The cookies were definitely worth a stop. Also loved the atmosphere. It's like sitting in the midst of a busy, working bakery.

  • Visited February 2013
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31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Awesome selection (if you get there early!) and great prices.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

They also carry Gluten free and vegan items as well as using unbleached flour in their breads. It's a take out bakery as well as a place you can sit down to eat. Great looking pies and cakes...we're sort of glad we don't live closer!

Visited January 2013
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Victoria, Mn
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78 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Summer time visit -”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

Had a sandwich and a soda this summer. Fresh and very tasty. Excellant pie for desert. The service is outstanding and the selection very enjoyable. Heard they are work with the city for resuming outdoor dining. Hope it turns out well.

Visited October 2012
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