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Grinder's Deli

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604 3rd Ave NW, Austin, MN 55912-2329
+1 507-433-6808
11:00 - 15:00
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Austin, Minnesota
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Grinders has amazing sandwiches either on homemade bread or homemade sub buns. Their caramel bars are the best around and the staff who work their are friendly and polite. The hours are 11-3 Monday through Friday.

Thank BrandonEats
Plymouth, Minnesota
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105 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

We looked at TA reviews and selected Grinder's based upon reviews. We ordered a turkey & ham sandwich on bread and a turkey sandwich with double meat and extra cheese on a sub roll. Both had secret sauce on them. My wife liked her sandwich and noted it was just the right size with fresh soft baked light wheat bread... More 

Thank Richard B
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Grinder's is a hometown treasure. The homemade bread and sub rolls are so soft and delicious. Sue and Wendy are welcoming faces at Grinder's. My personal favorite is the egg salad. Yumm. The all cold cut Grinder is a family favorite. You can't go wrong with any of the sandwiches or subs. Grinders also has wonderful caramel bars and chocolate... More 

Thank MinnesotaAgnes
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Hole in the wall that serves up tasty and very hand made sandwiches and grinders! Super FABULOUS dessert bars and carrot cake and cookies!

Thank FOURteener14
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

Sue and her sandwiches are a staple in Austin, and I try to get one whenever I can, even though the hours are limited (10-3 M-Sat). She bakes her bread fresh every morning and serves each sandwich with a sprinkling of Gardettos on the side, which is a unique touch. It does take a while to make each sandwich, but... More 

Thank mimmet
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

Grinder's is worth finding. It is located in a quaint little building by St. Augustine's Church. The bread and grinder rolls are homemade and delicious. Sue offers two special sauces and spreads for your sandwich. My favorite sandwich is her egg salad. The Grinder is a sub filled with yummy cold cuts. They also have excellent turkey, roast beef and... More 

Thank AliceW29
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

A coworker and I try to get to Grinder's at least a couple times a month for lunch. The bread is soft and the ingredients are always so fresh. The staff is so friendly and provide excellent service. It's nice to see a local owner running a successful small business.

Thank Bruce L
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

I would stop here all the time with my sister while we were in college. It is some really good food. It isn't hard to find something you like

Thank Rebecca J
Austin, Minnesota
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Fresh baked bread with your choice of wonderful toppings. Carrot cake, caramel bars and cookies are home made and delicious.

Thank suewD7228UB
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

order before you go there or go there and order than come back. make sure to get the bar its outstanding. everything is handmade there and you can taste it with every bit.

Thank Eric C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 604 3rd Ave NW, Austin, MN 55912-2329
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 507-433-6808

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