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Uptown Diner

) #226 of 1,465 Restaurants in Minneapolis $$ - $$$ American,
2548 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405-3548
+1 612-874-0481
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
06:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Diner
$$ - $$$
2548 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405-3548
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1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 15 May 2017

Stopped in Sunday morning for brunch. waited about 40 minutes for a table of 6. Food selection was very good. Service was very good. food took about 30 minutes to get. Taste was pretty average.

Thank sdgibsonlp62
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

The cinnamon rolls here are so good. Fresh, hot, and with cream cheese frosting. What more can you ask for! It's a must order

Thank jordynjames
Cajun B, Manager at Uptown Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

That's awesome hope you enjoy the rest of our menu.

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Even with $15 Groupon it was still $20 for two people for bland breakfast. Had been here before and it seemed ok, which is why we returned. Coffee was weird tasting as well and it was $3 each-wow... Liked the atmosphere but that's about it-server...More

Thank JULIA68
Reviewed 29 March 2017

The restaurant was old and dirty. The table I sat at had a dirty fork underneath it. I barely wanted to touch the salt and pepper shakers, except that I had to, because the food (eggs, hashbrowns and toast) was so bland I had to...More

Thank Keri M
joseph s, Manager at Uptown Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Sorry for your experience we clean all of our table tops regularly and shakers weekly and you ordered eggs, hash, and toast, What were you looking for? We make all our hash from scratch and our eggs are from the shell and our bread is...More

Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here for a quick dinner while in the area. Older style diner with its own parking lot (nice to have free parking in Uptown) breakfast menu and sandwiches. Prices are decent 10 to12. They have a cheeseburger, fries and malt for 10!...More

Thank JulieBandSteveB
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

These folks make good breakfasts that embrace all the classics and they do a good job making it fast and hot.

Thank Alzor S
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Had a Groupon to use so decided to stop in for dinner. Really enjoyed the place. The service was efficient without being overwhelming, the décor was interesting (would be a great place to people watch during warm weather) and the food was well prepared, tasty...More

Thank Cheese4ever
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I hadn't been here for awhile and nothing as changed. The booths are the same and the restaurant is getting a little ragged. The service and food is great, basic coffee shop food, breakfasts are great. Missed this place and the long term staff.

Thank David K
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We got seated at the worst 2 person table in the place right by the busing station, so I had the sound of clanking dishes in my ear the whole time. Note to staff, if there are other tables available, only use that table as...More

Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Great food. Friendly quick service. Love that you don't have to get breakfast you have other options

Thank Denise Y
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is it true that all menu items, including breakfast ones, are available all day. We will be eating at 6 pm. Thanks.
31 August 2015|
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Response from ExportLove | Reviewed this property |
Yes 24 hours.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 00:00
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2548 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405-3548
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-874-0481
  • E-mail
We are the classic diner. We've been serving breakfast on Hennepin Ave. For over 20 years. Open every day 6am until 11pm and 24 hours Thursday thru Sunday. Check us out on Twitter uptowndiner and on Facebook "Uptown Diner is the place to eat"
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