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The Buttered Tin

237 7th St E, Saint Paul, MN 55101-2379
+1 651-224-2300
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (19 reviews)
“cupcakes” (23 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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237 7th St E, Saint Paul, MN 55101-2379
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Long time visitor to the Twin Cities and looking for a new place to have a late breakfast. Checked out TripAdvisor and found the Buttered Tin well reviewed - and it didn't dissappoint. Order at the counter, find a table and they'll bring out your...More

Thank Dennis R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Looked for reviews for good breakfast spot in downtown St Paul and The Buttered Tin was at the top. Now I understand why! The service was friendly and quick. The food was amazing...lots of flavor with unique items on the menu. I had the Banana...More

Thank johnsonlnl29
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for breakfast on monday morning. Fast and kind service. Fantadtic meal served with a smile. Unique twist on biscuits and gravity. Banana foster french toast could easliy be a dessert.

Thank JJenks53049
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved the variety and unique breakfast offerings. Something for everyone's platelet. I am looking forward to a return visit, and fingers are crossed the Red Velvet pancakes are on the daily special. Be ready for a wait on Saturday and Sunday mornings, and there...More

Thank jtdman37
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Great breakfast!! It got a bit crowded and had to wait 45 minutes! The pastry and cup of coffee while waiting made it feel shorter and then the actual breakfast was delicious. Service is clearly a strength... not just the food. Highly recommended.

Thank scottpE1718XT
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Family of 4, 2 teenage daughter's, loved our breakfast here. Can't wait to go back for bakery items! 15 year old loved her huevos rancheros, husband thoroughly enjoyed the breakfast tacos. I had crab cakes Benedict which features asparagus and PERFECT poached eggs! Both daughter's...More

Thank Joanna T
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

My companion and I were there for brunch on a weekday and it was jam-packed! Food is ordered cafeteria style and you are not allowed to choose a table until after your order has been placed. This left a number of people wandering, hovering and...More

Thank JMS6395
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

I have heard a lot about this place and was finally able to give it a shot! There was a lot of different options and I was pleasantly surprised. Breakfast was very good and I will be back, the piece of ham was massive and...More

Thank jrjwk
Reviewed 20 November 2017

If you're looking for the usual breakfast fare--waffles, pancakes, eggs and bacon, you may find a version of it (bananas foster french toast), but this isn't the usual breakfast. The only Benedict on the menu was crab cake, and it was very good. Crab cakes...More

Thank SonofAslan
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Food is always quite tasty and prepared with flair and imagination. Breakfast can be boring but not so at the Buttered Tin.

Thank sgtkj
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Zee E
1 December 2017|
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Response from 2RomeSoon | Reviewed this property |
As I am not vegan, it didn't register if they did. But.. they do use real butter in everything.
Annie C
23 August 2016|
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Response from kgraversen83 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry that I am just seeing. Yes they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
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: 237 7th St E, Saint Paul, MN 55101-2379
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-224-2300
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