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Crema Cafe - CLOSED

3403 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55408-4152
+1 612-824-3868
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good60%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
23 Mar 2015
“weird sounding flavors, but trust them”
4 Mar 2015
“Amazing organic food, best ice cream in the Twin Cities, wonderfully comfortable place”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American
$$ - $$$
3403 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55408-4152
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Reviewed 24 March 2015

Sandwiches are decent, but it's the ice cream that stars here...go ahead and get a sample taste of some of those amazingly exotic flavors (basil, bacon before it went mainstream) even if you're like my friend who still ends up with some variety of chocolate.

Thank Suzy R
Reviewed 5 March 2015

We are regulars at Sonny's Crema Cafe - and it truly is a special place. Known especially for its homemade ice cream and gelato that is bursting with flavor, it also is a wonderful place for a tasty dinner or a weekend breakfast/brunch. With friendly...More

Thank Larry K
Reviewed 19 November 2014 via mobile

Sonnys ice cream is truly amazing. On top of that the ambience is very cool & the staff is super friendly. Haven't tried brunch or dinner but hear good things. Absolutely love this place:)

Thank bigtimetraveller1111
Reviewed 9 June 2014

It's a little pricey but the breakfasts here are quite good. The ice creams alone make it worth a stop. The place is nice and there's outdoor seating, too. Enjoyed it.

Thank iberjan
Reviewed 21 November 2013

Five of us stopped at Crema the other night for a dessert and coffee. They now have an amazing line up of gelatos! So many choices! Loved sitting down with a (decaf) espresso, a gelato, and some close friends. Noticed they have a Thursday "date...More

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 25 August 2013 via mobile

This is a cute gelato place with a nice patio. Of course it isn't useful in the winter. The inside has a dark feel to it and a bit depressing. The patio is very delightful. The decor inside is also super dull with a lot...More

Thank kawidd
Reviewed 2 August 2013

A friend of mine and I went here to have a late night snack of ice cream. What a treat! The ladies behind the counter were helpful, offering as many tastings as we wanted. The ice cream was delicious, and nicely priced. I would return...More

Thank ekinwilliston
Reviewed 4 November 2012

I love Crema. The decor is gently Italianate with a nice little patio to one side. From brunch to lunch to dinner, their menu is straightforward and the food is always so good. Ingredients are locally sourced and generally organic. The Chef's Organic Scramble is...More

Thank alleyraven
Reviewed 11 September 2012

"Gelato" The best in town. their dinner menu is very good as well. Try all the gelato flavors you want, and pick your favorite. Notice: it might take you a little while to pick a flavor out of about 15 flavors on any given day....More

Thank nrios
Reviewed 27 July 2012

On a steaming hot July afternoon we walked into Crema Cafe. We weren't sure we wanted to stay as it seemed very small and the benches looked uncomfortable. I convinced my husband that the burgers had an amazing reputation. We were very pleased. The food...More

Thank 754SueG
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 20
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3403 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55408-4152
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-824-3868
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