We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

People's Cafe

$$ - $$$
American, Cafe, Diner
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
118 Main St S, Cambridge, MN 55008-1621
+1 763-689-3198
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

29 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 29: English reviews
Cambridge, Minnesota
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love going to People's for breakfast. They have tasty food choices at very reasonable prices. My top choice in the area.

Helpful?
Thank LNowsk
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Level Contributor
16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 February 2017

You can see by the worn table tops and booth benches that People’s Café has been there for quit some time. It is an unofficial Historic Landmark in Cambridge. People’s Café offers a fairly large selection of Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner dishes as well as a Breakfast and Daily Specials. People’s Café also offer Home-made Cinnamon Rolls and a variety... More 

Helpful?
Thank 5thfinger
Buffalo, Minnesota
Level Contributor
59 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Nothing better than Blueberry Pancakes. They are huge! Deserts are great and you can't go wrong with the daily specials (unless it's liver...I never eat liver). I drive out of my way to stop here.

Helpful?
Thank dmcarty
Cambridge, Minnesota
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Home town atmosphere with home cooked menu. Good menu options for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Portion sizes are great for the hungry diner!

Helpful?
Thank LittleTowns
Woodbury
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Old fashioned, dated and cramped make this place a perfect small town diner. Food is cheap but very good. Specials are always perfect comfort food.

Helpful?
Thank nick961
Coon Rapids, Minnesota
Level Contributor
18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Good all around ma and pa family in town restaurant . On old Main street downtown Cambridge. Been here for decades. Good pie. My Mother used to work in the Kitchen. Very popular. Good serviced and food.

Helpful?
Thank ntmccarty
Aloha, Oregon, USA
Level Contributor
192 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Ate here a couple of times while we were in town for a family event. The food was was what you would expect in a small town cafe, nothing exceptional. You do get your money's worth as the portions are quite large. Staff is friendly and helpful.

Helpful?
Thank DONALD T
Level Contributor
39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for breakfast. Service was fast and friendly, restaurant is clean with an older look to it. We ordered the corn beef hash and stuffed hash browns. Food came out quick and hot. Our eggs were overcooked, but the Corn beef hash was very good. The stuffed hashbrowns are something I'll never order again. The chunks of onion... More 

Helpful?
Thank Allison S
Cambridge, Minnesota
Level Contributor
19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

my wife and I stopped in and had breakfast everything was very tasty the wait staff was friendly service was fast and the place was clean vintage look to the place

Helpful?
Thank ronaldp700
1 review
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Service was ok Food was ok. Took a while to get food and service. Was not a real friendly environment. Seemed like they were happy with thier regulars and didnt want more bussiness. Not a real clean place. Wont be going back again. Also limited parking.

Helpful?
Thank David P

Travellers who viewed People's Cafe also viewed

 

Been to People's Cafe? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Main St S, Cambridge, MN 55008-1621
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 763-689-3198

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from People's Cafe staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?