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Colossal Cafe

2403 E 38th St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-3017
+1 612-886-3443
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brie” (15 reviews)
“pancakes” (33 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
2403 E 38th St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-3017
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Reviewed yesterday

Colossal Cafe moved locations this fall - from a tiny location to a place, while still considered small by some, is loads larger than where they used to be. Fortunately for us, their new location is even closer to home (which makes the walk home...More

Thank WoodOK
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was delicious. We had biscuits and gravy, omelettes, and the breakfast burrito and it was all fantastic. Highly recommend

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to the old location with limited seating but this new location is great. Much more indoor seating and the food is as good as it always has been. Service too was great. I would suggest getting there early especially on weekends if...More

Thank timp2124
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This unassuming little place is a true hidden gem! My husband stumbled upon it one day & it's been a hit with everyone we take there. The food is fabulous with fresh baked options, homemade jams, and many dietary options (vegetarian, vegan, & gluten friendly)....More

Thank Sharpeipup
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

I only gave this place 3 Stars, but it should honestly be closer to a 3.5. It's a rather Traditional breakfast place that was reviewed on Diners, Dives & Drive Ins. The food is straightforward, pretty good with some interesting items. Nothing about the place...More

Thank Joeycapone23
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Didn't know about this place; so glad to have found it! We had a simple yet delicious breakfast of poached eggs, and the hash brown servings were huge! A diner next to us ordered the Apple/Brie pancakes and they looked so good that we made...More

Thank AVE09
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Great food. Breakfast was amazing, thick cut bacon, and a stack a flapjacks! The flapjacks are huge and very heavy. I would recommend 1 flapjack per person with fresh fruit. Very tasty!

Thank Scott A
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We arrived around 2 pm for a late lunch. The food was excellent. I ordered the portabello mushroom sandwich & loved it. I chose fruit for the side and was amazed that it contained a huge variety of beautifully arranged fruit. Y spouse chose the...More

Thank richie1732
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We had a short wait, but well worth it! Every bite! Our waitress was awesome!! Large servings. They even serve Mimosa.

Thank louisepG4288VZ
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in the new location on our last trip up and the new place is pretty cool. We sat outside as the weather was beautiful. The service and the food were great...I ordered the Flapper and Fruit (which was amazing) and the Mrs ordered the...More

Thank FlashBack351
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2403 E 38th St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-3017
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-886-3443
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