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The Trumbles Family Resturant

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1811 E Main St, Albert Lea, MN 56007-3879
+1 507-373-2638
06:00 - 21:00
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New Mexico
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64 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

The beef plate is something I could eat every day, simple yet always fulfilling. The food here makes me happy.

Thank Windguy701
Augusta, Maine
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

I found the food good but very basic and nothing special. Delicious Wisconsin cheese soup. Our waitress was lovely and efficient.

Thank Tara D
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Nothing unique nor outstanding here. Diner-type food and service. At seven pm several specials of the day were no longer available.

Thank HungryKelly
New Mexico
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64 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

The food is exceptional comfort food. The waitstaff is like family. You'll like eating here and if you only have 1 meal in Albert Lea this should be it. (it won't be because you'll come back eventually)

Thank Windguy701
Ames, Iowa
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155 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Four of us were heading to Minneapolis from Ames, Iowa. We stopped at Trumbles for breakfast. Think of most family restaurants you have been to and you will have a pretty good understanding of Trumbles. I mean this in a good way. Our waitress was very nice and kept my water glass filled. Not an easy task! We all ordered... More 

1 Thank RVIDI
Northfield, Minnesota
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65 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2016

I stopped for breakfast Christmas Eve morning, and there was a steady stream of people coming in to pick up pies and other food for their families. They must be good. I had a breakfast combo with link sausages. The sausages were large and plump, enough spice to make my poached eggs perk up, and lots of coffee. The wait... More 

1 Thank 300gem
Stratford, Wisconsin
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Had cod dinner was good. Nothing fancy, but tasty. Busy, bit served very timely. Friendly waitstaff. Nice variety on menu selections.

Thank 15Traveler1960
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Great tasting, home cooked food. Had the Walleye sandwich and it was perfect. Great coleslaw, and topped it off with the best Banana Cream Pie I've had since my moms. Great service also.

1 Thank Mary T
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30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Nice comfortable family place. Great service, you feel like it's Sunday lunch at grandma's Great chili.

1 Thank Pascal H
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped at this family restaurant on way to Madison for breakfast. Waitress was just ok. I had to refill my own coffee. I never received juice that was included with my oatmeal ( which was runny and not hot). The open kitchen is obnoxious! Yelling to each other and waitress. Poor breakfast and not very friendly. Keep driving and... More 

Thank Stacia H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1811 E Main St, Albert Lea, MN 56007-3879
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Albert Lea
  • Phone Number: +1 507-373-2638

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?