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Signature Cafe

$$ - $$$
University / Dinkytown
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130 Warwick St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-3621 (Franklin)
+1 612-378-0237
Today
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 14:00
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 14:00
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Israel
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67 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I went to Signature for a 'sisters' supper with a party of four. We arrived a little early for our reservation, were seated but couldn't get menus for quite a while because "a large party just arrived". And when we finally got the menus - we could only get three for the four of us... We ordered everything at the... More 

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Thank Aravasouth_57
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived and the waiter brought water. It took an hour for him to get our drink orders and then he insisted on taking our meal orders at that time. He also found it amusing to stop and tell a long, boring story. The drinks arrived. He brought the wrong one to me. So we began again. Fifteen minutes later... More 

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1 Thank susannls2016
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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60 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a recent visit with my wife we had dinner on a Friday night. It was not very busy and our waitress was very informative and attentive to our questions. She did an exceptional job all evening. I ordered the pot roast with sauteed greens and roasted new potatoes. The vegetables came out excellent and the meat was very tender.... More 

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Thank BRUCE D
Monticello, Minnesota
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Went here for lunch right at the start of lunch hour and it was so nice an quiet. Our server was the owner and he was very nice and friendly. The food was very good and met both of our dietary needs (GF and DF). I had the house soup (chicken) with my lunch salad and it was AMAZING, I... More 

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Thank mumwithfour
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I could not have been happier with my experience at Signature Cafe. Went there with my wife on a date and it was a wonderful experience. Note to those who need gluten-free cuisine: This place rocks - go on Tuesday nights (Gluten-Free Night!) First off, the owner of the place was also our host, cook and waiter. Honestly, I loved... More 

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Thank Jesse T
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We enjoy coming back time and time again to this cozy restaurant, tucked in a hidden neighborhood in Minneapolis. The food is always carefully prepared and we were also pleased this last time to find that there are now a short list of unpublished kid options. I especially want to call out the salmon. Whether prepared and topping a rich... More 

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Thank Klgusty
Ham Lake, Minnesota
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

If you are looking for great food created by a well known chef, paired with wine from a very knowledgable wine expert, visit Signature Cafe. I have visited 3 times and was never disappointed. Our party sizes varied from 2 people to 10 people. They were always accommodating. One of my favorite nights was the food and wine pairing dinner.... More 

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Thank Jl201504
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78 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Some nice lunch options including vegetarian choices. Loved the 5 onion soup. Attentive service. Nice wine list. On a quiet street. Worth a visit for sure.

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Minnesota
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204 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2016

What we enjoyed about this place was the menu choices. Menu contained entrees both my husband and I could enjoy. I had Coq Au Vin with vegetable risotto and root vegetables. My husband enjoyed a splendid pot roast. The feel of the small, neighborhood cafe however, is bumpy. Not many customers on a Friday night. Still trying to get it... More 

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Thank MBB66066
Lino Lakes, Minnesota
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182 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2015

This is a tiny restaurant with the majority of tables being for 2 and the tables are not very big. I had an 81/2 x 11 piece of paper and it took a big hunk of the table on my side. I like to feel comfortable and not cramped so the limited space had me feeling a bit uncomfortable. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, International, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 14:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Warwick St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-3621
    (Franklin)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > University / Dinkytown
  • Neighbourhood: University / Dinkytown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-378-0237

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?