The 5 best cafes in Minneapolis

Wondering where to find the best cafes near you?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top cafes in Minneapolis, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to satisfy your cravings.

1. Berry Sweet Kitchen

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Topping the list is Berry Sweet Kitchen. Located at 5406 34th Ave. South in Wenonah, the cafe is the highest rated cafe in Minneapolis, boasting 4.5 stars out of 150 reviews on Yelp.

2. Alma

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Next up is Marcy Holmes's Alma, situated at 528 University Ave. SE. With 4.5 stars out of 468 reviews on Yelp, the cafe, guest house and New American spot has proven to be a local favorite.

3. French Meadow Bakery & Cafe

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Lowry Hill East's French Meadow Bakery & Cafe, located at 2610 Lyndale Ave. South, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the cafe, New American and breakfast and brunch spot four stars out of 761 reviews.

4. Penny's Coffee

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Over in Downtown West, check out Penny's Coffee, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 116 reviews on Yelp. You can find the cafe, wine bar and beer bar at 100 S. Washington Ave.

5. Common Roots Cafe

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Last but not least, there's Common Roots Cafe, an Uptown favorite with four stars out of 351 reviews. Stop by 2558 Lyndale Ave. South to hit up the cafe, breakfast, brunch and New American spot next time you're looking to satisfy your cravings.


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