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Victor's 1959 Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Ranchero Cubano*
2 eggs on corn tortillas with melted cheddar, topped with black beans and creole sauce
Eggs Havana
2 eggs served with our black beans, creole sauce, yuca frita with mojo sauce and toast choice
Arroz a La Cubana
2 eggs on top of white rice served with sweet plantains, yuca frita drizzled with our house mojo & creole sauce on the side. Served with toast choice
Cuban Hash*
Seasoned ground beef simmered in our creole sauce with potatoes, green olives, raisins & capers. Served with 2 eggs, sweet plantains & toast choice
Dia Y Noche
2 eggs with black beans over white rice, served with sweet plantains, creole sauce & toast choice
Bistec Criollo*
Thinly sliced steak that's been marinated in lime juice and garlic, sautéed with green peppers and onions, topped with 2 eggs, served with yuca frita and toast choice
Cuban Scrambler
3 eggs scrambled & topped with our black beans served with sweet plantains, creole sauce and toast choice
Basque Scrambler*
3 eggs scrambled & topped with a creole stew of Spanish chorizo, ham, onions, garlic, green & red peppers with toast choice
Greek Scrambler
3 eggs scrambled & topped like a Greek salad with fresh green peppers, tomatoes, onions, feta cheese & toast choice
The Professor Stavrou Special*
2 eggs & our seasoned house potatoes spiced up with cayenne pepper & grilled onions, served with toast choice. A real intellectual
Grand Avenue #1
2 eggs with your toast choice
Wild Rice Banana Porridge
A hearty, healthy bowl of homemade porridge with wild rice, heavy cream, raisins & walnuts, topped with sliced banana. Made to order and with toast choice. Wild rice grown in Aitkin, Minnesota
Mrs. Stavrou's Breakfast Sandwich*
Toasted Cuban bread pressed with 2 eggs scrambled & Swiss cheese. Served with a petite tropical salad
Julian's French Toast
Four slices of our house baked cinnamon bread French toast. Sprinkled with powdered sugar & cinnamon then topped with whipped cream
Island Eggs*
Smoked salmon sliced thin on English muffins, topped with 2 poached eggs and orange-avocado sauce. Served with a petite salad tossed with freshly diced cucumbers & mangos. Mmmmm
Crab Cakes
Two poached eggs on two house made crab cakes and topped with creole sauce. Served with cucumber-mango relish, a petite tropical salad & your toast choice
Spanish Omelette
3-egg omelette filled with our house potatoes & grilled onions. Topped with creole sauce & served with your toast choice
Create Your Own Omelette
3 egg omlette plain, served with toast choice. Create your own omelette by adding any of the following delicious ingredients from our list below! $1 each item: cheddar cheese - green peppers - grilled onions mozzarella cheese - spinach tomatoes - feta cheese. $2.50 each item: potatoes - ham - sausage bacon - spanish chorizo - swiss cheese - wild rice
Sweet Plantain Omelette*
3-egg omelette filled with fried sweet plantains. Topped with creole sauce & served with your toast choice
Smoked Salmon & Spinach Omelette
3 egg omelette with sustainably raised smoked salmon, fresh spinach, cream cheese, red onion, capers. Topped with creole sauce and served with your toast choice
Add Blueberries, Bananas or Walnuts each item $0.75 for Med / $1.25 for Large
Medium each3.95
Large each4.95
Corn Pancake*
Medium each3.95
Large each4.95
Mango Pancake*
Medium each3.75
Large each4.75
Blueberry Pancake
Medium each3.75
Large each4.75
Banana Pancake
Medium each3.75
Large each4.75
Wild Rice Pancake
Medium each3.5
Large each4.5
Buttermilk Pancake
Cuban Toast
Multi-Grain Toast
English Muffin
3 Corn Tortillas
House Potatoes
1 Egg
Sour Cream
Peanut Butter
Galletas (House Chips)
Corn Tortilla Chips
3 Sausage Links
2 Sausage Patties
Smoked Ham
3 Slices Applewood Smoked Bacon
Spanish Chorizo Sausage
2 Veggie Sausage Patties
Yuca Frita
Platanos Maduros
2 Cheese Croquetas
Black Beans
White Rice
Rice & Beans
Cuban Slaw
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Caribbean, Latin, Cafe, Cuban
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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All reviews brunch cuban sandwich cubano ropa vieja mango pancakes plantains hash criollo black beans and rice pulled pork crab cakes poached eggs ceviche salad chicken great cuban food pina colada cake
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I just don't know where to start - I feel I should justify my feedback, but I think it speaks for itself. This was a destination visit for us and I chose it based on stellar reviews and recommendations. We heard the phrase, "we are...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank JCJake
Reviewed 7 February 2019

I went for dinner on a Saturday night. I made reservations and we were seated immediately upon arrival. The smells, OMG the SMELLS, so amazing! So, immediately the scents of the food hit you! It was amazing. We had prompt service. Our food was excellent,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank doc_mosi
Reviewed 15 January 2019

The wait can be long, but it's always been worth it. It is my go to for taking friends from out of town, a date I want to give a glimpse into my world, or some me time to myself while I sort out my...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Steve R
Reviewed 30 December 2018

I brought a friend from Sedona here for brunch. She loved the funky decor and took fotos. The good food is worth the long wait in the small crowded hallway. The staff are very pleasant, smiling and personable. Good Cubano coffee and breakfasts with plantains...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Anita D
Reviewed 28 December 2018

It's a bit out of the way from most other things in the Twin Cities, but it's worth checking Victor's out. I took the bus here and was thankful that as a party of one I could avoid the 40-minute wait and be seated immediately...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dmbia
Reviewed 28 December 2018

...for a tasty Cubano sandwich and a cold, imported beer. A dozen or so tables are nestled inside a fancy lean-to, accented with graffiti wallpaper. But then you're not here to savor the bohemian ambiance anyway. Excellent food spiced with very friendly, attentive staff. Expect...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tradi_travel
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Went for Sunday breakfast. Had to wait about 30 minutes for a table for 5. Wondering if it was worth it. We got in, got served and got our food. It was worth the wait. Had the crab cakes. Fantastic! Crab cakes with poached eggs...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Floydgrace
Reviewed 3 December 2018

Dinner was nothing superb but okay. Service was good, and I really loved the champagne mojito! Left satisfied, but I think the brunch would probably have been more of a thing to see and taste!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank iinen
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Loved the ambiance at Victor’s. We had the Rancheros Cubano and the Dia y Noche for breakfast. Very tasty. Portions are perfect. Highly recommend. It was my first time to Victors - I was visiting Minneapolis - but I plan to return.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank remora1
Reviewed 16 October 2018

My first time ever there and definitely not the last. Cuban Sandwich with black beans and rice was simply amazing!! Best sandwich I've ever had! I tend to be a big eater and this will certainly fill you up. Ham, pulled pork, chorizo.....everything on the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Per-Ingar
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Bruce P
7 May 2017|
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Response from nikimu | Property representative |
Sorry we didn't see your note before now! Yes, as the others have said, you can see our menus online and gluten free options are marked with GF Even more than are marked are in fact GF, like the plantains, yuca & tostones... More
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