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$$ - $$$, , Cafe
2600 Park Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55407-1007
+1 612-871-4907
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  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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8:30 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
Swedish, Scandinavian, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2600 Park Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55407-1007
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time eating here and it was great. This is part of the Swedish museum. They offer lots of Swedish type of foods and our family tried four of them from soups, salads, meat and potatoes. Desserts were just as good. If you like Scandinavian...More

Thank Karl E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Before touring the mansion, three of us shared the Swedish meatballs and the chicken salad. They were both marvelous. I consider it pricey, but I can't argue that the quality was very high. I wouldn't expect younger children to enjoy it, but an adult foodie...More

Thank DanB1960
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Inside the Swedish Institute, this is a very convenient spot. The menu changes seasonally, and the date of my visit happened to be during the change over. There were several items out of stock. The presentation was outstanding visually. The flavors followed logically and deliciously....More

Thank me96
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Fika is a bright and airy sit-down restaurant in the lobby of the American-Swedish Institute. The menu items are fresh and modern twists on classic Scandinavian foods. I was not disappointed; my juusto and speck ham open faced sandwich (on Danish rye) was the perfect...More

Thank EandMMichigan
Reviewed 5 February 2018

The Norse salad was so fresh and tasty, and I particularly enjoyed the handcrafted bergamot soda. Not only is the location bright and airy, but because it is open, one can have a quiet conversation or simply enjoy the space.

Thank Ray M
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Fika is the restaurant located at the American Swedish Institute. It starts serving a luncheon menu at 11:00 AM. The menu includes an interesting variety of Scandinavian dishes. The service staff is friendly, the food is prepared and presented in a professional manner. The quality...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 13 October 2017

The seating indoors looked a little too sparse for our liking. Luckily, it was just warm enough to sit outside, enjoying the view of the fabulous Turnblad mansion. Our party of seven all had meals the exceeded expectations. Mine was an open faced sandwich with...More

Thank Don. T
Reviewed 3 October 2017

My husband and I had lunch at FIKA on 9/18/17. We both had cabbage barley soup, which was fabulous. We split the cod open faced sandwich and meatballs. I thought I would prefer the meatballs, but actually the soup and fish were my favorites. Finished...More

Thank ECSGreenwood_IN
Reviewed 28 September 2017

What a beautiful space! Bright, clean and airy. My lunch--open-faced salmon sandwich, cup of barley beef soup and ginger cream soda--was excellent. It is not cheap--$22.00 not including tip--but it is delicious! The service was also very good--they were slammed with several large parties all...More

Thank Roysgirl2014
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Beautiful outdoor seating besides inside. Wonderful service and the food for lunch had such wonderful fusion of flavors. Outstanding presentation!

Thank benniejh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2600 Park Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55407-1007
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-871-4907
It is the new Cafe inside the American Swedish Institute
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