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Sebastian Joe's Ice Cream Cafe

1007 W Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405-3138
+1 612-870-0065
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sundae” (7 reviews)
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1007 W Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405-3138
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Used to frequent Joe's every morning. Cinnamon swirls and double espresso. The swirls are the same, but the espresso has gone down hill. Bad beans, very weak portions, and no one on server staff sees the problem. their espresso used to be the BEST. Not...More

Thank tkotnour
Reviewed 23 October 2017

I live about 2 blocks from here, and I find myself coming here more for coffee than ice cream. Their cold press is very good, but you can't go wrong with anything on the menu! Their baked goods are also excellent! My favorite is the...More

Thank ErylbyExplore
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

There are so many flavors! They let us try as many samples as we want. That was so helpful. I couldn't decide so I got a couple different flavors. It was delicious.

Thank Aebeattie
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I can't stop talking (and drooling) about how good this place was!! Homemade cones and ice cream, yes please!

Thank kad292
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This was recommended to us by a friend, and we are so glad we tried it. It was a little difficult to get to with the construction going on, but it was worth it. They were really busy, and there was limited seating inside, so...More

Thank Cassie S
Reviewed 15 August 2017

There are 2 locations of this delicious ice cream freshly made on location. There wasn't a flavored we tried that we didn't enjoy. Line was fast. Indoor and Outdoor seating. Great family location but also great to take a date! Even has a fireplace and...More

Thank karenolive
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

In a nice area with a few intersting small business just off of Lake Harriet. Very good ice cream and sundaes. You can ask for a sample to help make up your mind. Indoor and outdoor patio seating. Worth a visit.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Only issue is trying to find parking. Ice cream was enjoyed by all and boys are wanting to go back. The line was about 15-20 people deep but went a little faster than expected.

Thank snj1027
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Was in the mood for some ice cream and wondered upon this joint. Wanted a single scoop and randomly tried Swiss chocolate almond. I can't begin to describe how awesome this ice cream was. The flavor, texture and creaminess of this ice cream blew my...More

Thank JoesueFree
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Went to a soccer match and ended up here afterwards for a non-booze-oriented treat. The mango sorbet was outstanding. Dairy doesn't agree with me, so I was happy to discover the several sorbet options. Friend got a mint-lemon sorbet, also excellent. There are weird flavors...More

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Average prices
US$ 20
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1007 W Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405-3138
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-870-0065
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