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Ulmer Cafe

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115 N Minnesota St, New Ulm, MN 56073-1729
+1 507-354-8122
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came into town for a high school playoff game and this must have been the most neutral field for Maple River and Kenyon Wanamingo. Anyway, wanted a hometown place to meet my parents at and service was great as well as the food. Had the Ulmer burger and that was very tasty. Fries were nice and crispy. Spiced mustard came... More 

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Thank Eric D
Minnesota
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

The sandwich I had was very basic, but also very reasonably priced. Nice place to go when you do not want huge portions.

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Thank adjutant1814
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

When you want a good old fashioned diner breakfast Ulmer Café is the place to go! Went here to get an omelet and man was I impressed. Made with fresh ingredients and made to order. I had a sausage, mushroom and cheese, hash browns side of bacon and it was way too much. Everything was done perfectly. This is an... More 

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Thank BrianEH32766
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79 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Fantastic food, some of the friendliest servers in New Ulm. Great menu items. Stop in, you will not be disappointed.

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Thank borgmaul
Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
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72 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

This cute little community spot is only open until 2:00. They have a table where local people seem to just come and go- so friendly. We had the special for breakfast - one egg, toast , and a party for $3.75- you can't bet that. We enjoyed the town flavor and friendly service!

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Thank Heather J
Fort Collins, Colorado
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

I had French toast. Not cooked through, soggy, and really crappy. Great coffee tho. I'm a real coffee snob and don't usually drink restaurant coffee, but hubby said try his, and it was great. Clean, good service.

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Sioux Falls, SD
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

We all had very different things and they were equally wonderful! Service sweet and friendly. German specials ... Especially the potato salad ... The best!

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Thank AmFoodieWillTravel
New Ulm, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015

nice place to eat for breakfast or lunch good prices on meals good homemade meals good old world charm!!

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Thank dcpita
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2015

If you like small town cafes, you'll enjoy the Ulmer. There are old buddies lingering over coffee, friendly servers who know all the gossip, and families stopping by after church. The breakfast offerings are pretty standard: omlets, pancakes, hashbrowns, eggs... Everything we had was competently prepared, and better than most chain restaurant breakfasts. Coffee was a classic small town beverage:... More 

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Thank alleyraven
Fairfield, Texas
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61 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

If you are looking for a small, home town cafe, this is the one. Sandwiches were delish, but service a little slow! Located in downtown area, easy access to stores.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 N Minnesota St, New Ulm, MN 56073-1729
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  New Ulm
  • Phone Number: +1 507-354-8122

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