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Open Book

1011 Washington Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55415-1263
+1 612-215-2650
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Heaven for Writers and Readers

Visiting from out of state, I was told I MUST visit Open Book during my Minneapolis trip for an... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2018
lauriebuchanan
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Boise, Idaho
Great little gem

Needed a quick spot for lunch. Delicious chicken and rice soup with half size Waldorf salad. Quick... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2016
sueA6222ZZ
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Portland, Connecticut
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29 Jan 2018
“Heaven for Writers and Readers”
25 Oct 2016
“Great little gem”
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1011 Washington Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55415-1263
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Visiting from out of state, I was told I MUST visit Open Book during my Minneapolis trip for an author event at ModernWell. My hotel, Aloft Minneapolis was kitty-corner down the street. Imagine my surprise and delight to walk through their doors and be in...More

Thank lauriebuchanan
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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Needed a quick spot for lunch. Delicious chicken and rice soup with half size Waldorf salad. Quick and delicious with great friendly service.

Thank sueA6222ZZ
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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

I have a number of my business support time living or working in or around Minneapolis. This is great location to meet at not only for the convenience but their coffee is always great, pastries are delicious ... And if you are working over lunch...More

Thank GetGreenWithGene
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Reviewed 9 March 2016

We found this unique place based on a reader's recommend. Located in an old reclaimed building and housing old-fashioned printing presses, we thought this was a wonderfully different stop for readers and word nerds. Cosy, friendly, and filled with bookish art, this was a relaxing...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2015

We met friends for coffee and breakfast. Close to University of Minnesota West Bank and Washington Ave. Large space, old building, great ambiance and service.

Thank Lori M
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Reviewed 17 June 2014

A place to enjoy books, art, and good food and coffee. Always has a variety of things to do and to enjoy. Worth repeat visits.

Thank NMC6845
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Reviewed 29 September 2013

Our writer's group, Women of Words (WOW) just held our third annual Writer's Retreat today at this facility. The warehouse style of the building adds so much to the overall festive and fun mood. Wooden floors and exposed brick are nothing new, but I wouldn't...More

Thank iinadia
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Reviewed 3 November 2012 via mobile

It was great to visit a small book store instead of the massive chain stores. Friendly and helpful staff.

Thank Ron F
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Reviewed 16 March 2012

I love visiting an entire place devoted to the art of books. While there is a whole lot to actually do here, I still gave it a five for atmosphere. As an avid reader and writer, I loved every second exploring the unique books and...More

1  Thank Kelsie C
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Reviewed 7 January 2012

Have seen theater performances and enjoyed the book arts on the main floor.

Thank 2Travel-4funNow
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