The 5 best cafes in Saint Paul

Looking to try the top cafes around?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top cafes in Saint Paul, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to fill the bill.

1. The Buttered Tin

Photo: Michael u./Yelp

Topping the list is The Buttered Tin. Located at 237 Seventh St. East downtown, the bakery, breakfast and brunch spot is the highest rated cafe in Saint Paul, boasting four stars out of 494 reviews on Yelp.

2. The Uptowner Café on Grand

Photo: The Uptowner Café on Grand/Yelp

Next up is Summit Hill's The Uptowner Café on Grand, situated at 1100 Grand Ave. With four stars out of 239 reviews on Yelp, the cafe, breakfast and brunch spot, serving soup and more, has proven to be a local favorite.

3. The French Hen Café

Photo: bob a./Yelp

Summit-University's The French Hen Café, located at 518 Selby Ave., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the cafe, breakfast and brunch and French spot four stars out of 195 reviews.

4. Augustine's Bar & Bakery

Photo: kathy m./Yelp

Over in Merriam Park, check out Augustine's Bar & Bakery, which has earned four stars out of 70 reviews on Yelp. You can find the bar, bakery and cafe at 1668 Selby Ave.

5. Home Street Home Cafe

Photo: shelby d./Yelp

And then there's Home Street Home Cafe, a West Side favorite with 4.5 stars out of 21 reviews. Stop by 285 George St. West to hit up the cafe and New American spot, which offers comfort food and more, next time the urge strikes.


This story was created automatically using local business data, then reviewed and augmented by an editor. Click here for more about what we're doing. Got thoughts? Go here to share your feedback.