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Dunn Bros--Grand Avenue

1569 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-2229
+1 651-698-0618
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“book store” (2 reviews)
“great coffee” (2 reviews)
“twin cities” (2 reviews)
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6:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
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1569 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-2229
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1 - 10 of 30 reviews

Reviewed 4 September 2017

Absolutely undrinkable cappuccinos. No sugar could help the burnt taste and the scalded milk. But what really lent insult to injury was the 20 minute wait.

Thank wombat1223
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Great spot to grab a cup of coffee and visit with friends, or someone you haven't seen for awhile. Nice location right on Grand Ave.

Thank tif316
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I love that the subtle scent of coffee roasting is still embedded in my nostrils 4 days after visiting Dunn Bros on Grand with some of our dearest friends in the Twin Cities. between us there was black coffee, tea, an Americano, a depth charge...More

Thank MatthewHundley
Reviewed 9 February 2017

This location is the original Dunn Brothers (it's a central US chain) and it's got everything a good coffee shop needs: friendly staff, reasonable prices, lively atmosphere, and well-worn benches, chairs, and tables. It's where St. Paul residents meet to discuss local politics, study, work...More

Thank 748nealb
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We were staying at a VRBO in the area and found Dunn Brothers the first morning of our visit. We ended up stopping in every morning of the trip - not that there weren't other places to get coffee, but we were pleased with the...More

Thank CopperLeah
Reviewed 29 July 2016

When I am in town, I need to go here and have a great cup of coffee. For my kids they have non caffeine selections to enjoy.

Thank Tonya d
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

The building is really cute. Yes, the image of what a rustic coffee shop should look like. Loved the outside tables. They had love music the night I visited. Wasn't my type of music but it was nice to see so many people there in...More

Thank Kuv Lub N
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Main product is, and always will be, Coffee. By the LB or by the cup it's hard to beat DBs flavor. Great hangout for a wide cross section of locals. Nice artwork on the walls. Plenty of reasonably price treats to go with your coffee....More

Thank Lowteck
Reviewed 17 April 2016

This is what a true cafe should be. Coffee beans roasted next to the sales counter. Nice options to choose from. Prices competitive if not below the big chains. Plenty of space to sit and relax. This location was the original Dunn's and if you're...More

Thank jjflan
Reviewed 28 February 2016

The original (un-franchised) Dunn Bros. and, by far, the best. Coffee is roasted on sight right in front of you. The atmosphere is a hodgepodge of college kids, professors, older intellectuals (or not), firemen, politicians, real estate agents and construction workers. You might even see...More

Thank SparkyandBuffy
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1569 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-2229
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-698-0618
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