Grand Café has a European charm that resonates with our guests and is considered a local “gem”. The Café’s rustic elegance follows through, from ambiance to menu.
The private dining room seats from 12-35 guests and is available for receptions, luncheons, dinners, business meetings (av available).
The restaurant can be reserved for private events and receptions. The Grand Cafe can accommodate 75 guests for seated events and 90 for standing room events.
Mary Hunter (owner) works with each reservation to personalize your event. offer many menu options for private parties, including hors d’oeuvres, multi course menus or family style dining.
- The Restaurant Writes...
The Grand Cafe is a charming, romantic neighborhood café, offering classic American and Continental bistro fare, situated in a beautiful space that once held an old world European bakery. The kitchen utilizes the best local and seasonal product to craft such dishes as Duck Confit, Braised Short Ribs,Daily Fish Specials, Home-cured duck proscuitto, hand-rolled gnocchi, pasta, crackers and more. The pantry-to-table approach imbues brunch, lunch, dinner and Pivate Dining menus with unparalleled freshness, and has garnered critical acclaim – Mpls St. Paul Magazine's Dara Moskowitz writes "The best Unknown Restaurant in Town: Great and Simple Coexist at Minneapolis's Grand Cafe", and Andrew Zimmern calls Grand Café “one of the most romantic spots around". Grand Cafe is located in South Minneapolis, 5 minutes from downtown & uptown, & 15 min from airport.
- Contact Mary Hunter at (612) 822-8260