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Golden Thyme

921 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55104-6531
+1 651-645-1340
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
6 Apr 2018
“You won't find better community in a coffee shop anywhere”
18 Mar 2018
“Interesting Coffe Shop”
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Cafe, Fast food, Deli
921 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55104-6531
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

I have lived in the area of this cafe for the past year, and it continues to be my absolute favorite place within the community to simply sit, enjoy tasty and well-made food, and be loved. Within my first few visits the baristas all learned...More

Thank Trevor L
Reviewed 18 March 2018

First time visiting here and it was a positive experience. The coffee shop is on a corner with ample street parking. They serve a variety of coffee and they also have a breakfast lunch menu. The egg and meat sandwich looked and tasted delicious. There...More

Thank Karl E
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped in with family for coffee on our way to church service. Nice people, but espresso was merely average and service was a bit slow. Tried Wee Claddagh later in the day and the espresso was much better.

Thank CaseyfromBoston
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Just down the street from my son's apt. is this delightful coffee shop. A truly unique place. Jazz on the sound system, interesting jazz photos on the walls, and friendly service at very reasonable prices. I will go back every time I am nearby.

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We stayed in St. Paul off Grand Ave for the weekend. We stopped in Golden Thyme for the quick late morning snack and coffee. The danish cinnamon roll was good, but the coffee was outstanding. The coffee flavor are all named after jazz great artist...More

Thank Urmuzicman
Reviewed 30 July 2017

I've visited Golden Thyme a few times now and it is one of my favorite cafes. The staff are warm and friendly, the beverages and food selections are DELICIOUS, and it is locally owned. GT offers a great study environment and is also great for...More

1  Thank MrsElicia
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

This is one of those old school coffee shops your mom told you about. You feel like you're a member of the family, there is proactive conversation on every topic. Patrons are respectful of diverse view points and the breakfast food is an amazing find.

Thank nnmorgan1
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Little local joint with 10 tables good food. Artwork little jazz music. This is a place Starbucks wants to be. Food and service are excellent and if u supper local businesses. This is the one

Thank Mike A
Reviewed 24 January 2017

This is the kind of place many of us read trip advisor to learn about. This is a small business with excellent food and a variety of coffee & tea drinks. I came here for breakfast with a friend. On her advice, I had a...More

Thank Joe N
Reviewed 15 July 2016

I love Golden Thyme. You walk in and you instantly feel welcome and at home. Ms. Stephanie does an amazing job making her food and drinks delicious and affordable. Sit in this cafe long enough and you get the feel for who we are in...More

Thank nangobi
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 921 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55104-6531
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-645-1340
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