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Kafe 421

421 14th Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-2005
+1 612-623-4900
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good39%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“artichoke dip” (7 reviews)
“bouillabaisse” (4 reviews)
“fish stew” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
421 14th Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-2005
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have eaten at this restaurant many times, and I have always had a wonderful experience. The atmosphere is not exceptional. It certainly can't compare to the interior of the Loring Cafe. But it is charming and quaint. The service is excellent, but it is...More

Thank lacke010
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been several times and up until the most recent have been very happy with the experience. But, the last visit was a disappointment. The food remains very good in quality of products used, but we were not happy with the preparation. The Saffron...More

Thank Zelda21
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

If you are ever in Minneapolis this Mediterranean restaurant is a must visit. The bread you start off with is absolutely delicious. The food is fresh and very flavorful. Service is on fleek. Definitely a must try!

Thank kangers74
Reviewed 22 January 2018

A great local restaurant near University of Minnesota. My wife and I were there to see my daughter compete in a swim meet at the University and she had activities going on with her team so we were able to have a nice date night...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We had a birthday party here recently. They prepared an amazing array of absolutely delicious finger foods including many meatless goodies. Service was top quality and discrete. Our group was a little too big for the room and some people couldn't sit. It was quite...More

Thank Tim K
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I've eaten at this restaurant numerous times. It has always been for lunch. I have tried a selection of dishes and have enjoyed them all. I tend to get the creme brulee for dessert. The menu changes over time. The service is always great. I've...More

Thank twitterpook
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We had no plans for the evening other than dinner and I'm glad we had time to enjoy our meal. We arrived around 5:30 PM on a Saturday without reservations, you'll need them if you get there any later. The waitress helped me with wine...More

Thank BriardM0m
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Having spent considerable time in Greece and the Greek Islands, I've fallen in love with Greek food. Kafe 421 is as perfect a Greek eatery as you can find anywhere, including Greece!! I have been to Kafe 421 many, many times and I have never...More

Thank E954HTrichardh
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Our outdoor table for 10 was beautiful and was set up and ready when we arrived (we had called ahead). Our server was very helpful, professional, etc. The bathroom was amazing. The food was delicious. A memorable evening. Would definitely return.

Thank Nancy T
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Walked up and sat down outside, but inside looked charming as well. The food and the service was great! There were so many excellent choices on the menu it was hard to decide!

Thank scott p
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 421 14th Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-2005
    (Between 4th & 5th Street)
  • Public Transportation: University of Minnesota area, so bus stops are prevalent
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > University / Dinkytown
  • Neighbourhood: University / Dinkytown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-623-4900
  • E-mail
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