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Matt's Bar

3500 Cedar Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55407-2339
+1 612-729-9936
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (335 reviews)
“fries” (250 reviews)
“patties” (16 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
3500 Cedar Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55407-2339
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great little burger joint. Simple menu and a get you get out attitude. On the weekends you'll stand in line but it moves fairly quick. In my opinion the best Juicy Lucy in Mpls. Has bar burger joint feel instead restaurant vibe. Bring you dining...More

Thank CasualWanderer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Matts in favour of 5-8 because it was easier to get to from Downtown Minneapolis on the bus. It is a dingy place and the toilets are not that great, but we came here for a juicy lucy and it is possibly...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came to Matt’s on a Tuesday at lunch. It wasn’t packed busy but definitely only found one table open. We ordered two Jucy Lucys and an order of fries. We didn’t have to wait super long for the food. The fries were definitely ginormous and...More

Thank caseyba10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came to Minneapolis and had to come to this place. The Juicy Lucy is orgasmic. But, be careful, the melty cheese is really hot when it comes out the hole!

Thank ScottSip
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The home of the origi9nal Juicy Lucy the Twin Cities best burger. This place has so much atmposphere a small dive bar packed with history and great dood and cold beer

Thank JDD800
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Matt’s has been on my burger bucket list for a long time. Had to come to Minneapolis on Sunday for business so found my way to Matt’s. Place was jammed within 20 minutes of opening, and with good reason. Burgers and fries to die for....More

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for an early lunch and to try the famous Jucy Lucy. We were not disappointed! Burgers and fries were delicious and despite being very busy, service was prompt and efficient, with GM Amy even taking a little extra time to talk us through...More

Thank f0xylady83
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We enjoyed Matt's minus the VERY long wait. We arrived in the middle of the afternoon. There was a couple playing cards in a booth which is a good indicator of the slow service, which was true! The wait in line was long, the wait...More

Thank MinnesotaRandy
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

After hearing about it on a food network show, I had to try the Juicy Lucy, and then I had to try another because the first one disappeared too fast, and then I took one to go as if I was taking it to a...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I always make sure we come here when we visit each year. Perfect price for delicious chili dogs. Reminds me of growing up in near Detroit as a child.

Thank Todd K
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9 January 2018|
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Response from Jim S | Reviewed this property |
We were there on a Friday night at about 6:00, we waited about half an hour. It would have been a longer but we sat with the people we met in front of us in line. Be careful, those Juicy Lucys come out hot!
Jacob S
13 May 2017|
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Response from frederl1071 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, cash only
18 March 2017|
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Response from srcesq | Reviewed this property |
I saw children there, I think I even saw a highchair. Great for kids as everything is paper and plastic
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3500 Cedar Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55407-2339
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-729-9936
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