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Colossal Cafe

2315 Como Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55108-1723
+1 651-797-4027
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“pancakes” (33 reviews)
“frittata” (8 reviews)
Open Now
4:30 pm - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2315 Como Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55108-1723
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great choice for breakfast with good food and service. The flappers are quite different and delicious. My biscuits and gravy was outstanding! There are a lot of breakfast choices out there and I consider Colossal one of the top choices.

Thank Colby J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A breakfast meet and greet at the Colossal Cafe on Grand Avenue was well worth the twenty mile drive from our house in sub-zero weather. Their breakfasts are all made from scratch with local ingredients. My wife and I shared a Breakfast Burrito; one was...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Colossal Cafe sits on my list of the top 10 breakfast places in the Twin Cities. The Flapper is one of the best pancakes I've ever had. Great coffee from True Stone Roasters too!

Thank Noah L
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We enjoyed a sidewalk brunch here last week. You walk up to place your order, hope to find a seat and serve your own coffee. It was busy on a Sunday morning and we lucked out grabbing an outside table on the front sidewalk. The...More

Thank Ironhorse70
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

While in Minneapolis my wife and I found this terrific restaurant in St Paul. Very clean, great service and most of all great food from scratch. I highly recommend if you are in the twin cities and looking for a great place to have breakfast,...More

Thank Rabl1
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

The Cesar salad is good, and I really enjoyed the beef barley soup. The Colossal breakfast is excellent with the homemade strawberry jam. The service is much better than most restaurants. The place also has wifi. The only problems are the lack of parking and...More

Thank mikeaustin
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at the Grand Ave location ( corner of Hamline & Grand). What an amazing treat!!! Our server was Renee and she was THE BEST!! All the servers seemed happy and efficient. I had a bowl of Lemon-Chicken soup, served with 2 generous...More

Thank Holly L
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We sat outside and had pancakes (full stack...beware they're huge) and lemon chicken soup. Both were excellent, the coffee was good and our server, Renee, was a delight. Highly recommend.

Thank W4411WZdavidl
Reviewed 22 June 2017

The atmosphere itself is great, unless it's super busy, then it's a bit cramped. Food is always great, service has been consistent and it has street parking or a lot across Grand Ave for convenience.

Thank Crista S
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

The long lines, fast service and fun location are not enough to overcome the lack of parking, the average quality of food (not bad just nothing special) and the excessive price. You line up and order at the register. Grab your number and find a...More

Thank Scott P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2315 Como Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55108-1723
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-797-4027
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