Northeast Minneapolis
Taraccino Coffee

Grab a cup of imported specialty coffee, a muffin, a cookie, or one of the coffee shop's rich desserts, and settle onto a sofa – with a good book in hand – to enjoy the comforts of this inviting, friendly coffeehouse.

Isle's Bun & Coffee

This old-style bakery serves gigantic cinnamon and caramel rolls that you can frost yourself! Take home one of their delicious pecan sticky buns, a coffee cake, a loaf of bread, or a dozen savory rolls for a warm welcome. A sunken floor, high...  Read More

Uncommon Grounds

Located in a Victorian house, this genteel coffeehouse evokes a romantic feel. Faux marble tables, rose-colored chairs, and green velour booths populate the many small rooms, and a patio opens in warm weather. In addition, light classical music...  Read More

Southwest Minneapolis
Turtle Bread Company

How fortunate are folks in Linden Hills to have this bit of heaven nestled in their neighborhood. For years now, Turtle Bread has spoiled this side of Minneapolis with terrific homemade breads, pastries, pies, and cakes – not to mention...  Read More

Riverview Café and Wine Bar

This neighborhood coffee shop offers organic, fair-trade coffees, tasty pizzas and sandwiches, and a separate, kid-safe area for little ones to romp in while parents relax with a cup of joe. Patrons in need of a sugar fix can find a decent...  Read More

This family-owned ice cream shop has become a Twin Cities legend thanks to its huge assortment of homespun, traditional faves and more adventurous creations like Raspberry-Chocolate and Ginger-Cream. In fact, their ice cream is so revered by...  Read More