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Avant Garden

215 E Main St, Anoka, MN 55303-2402
+1 763-421-5036
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good40%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“panini” (3 reviews)
“scones” (2 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
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09:00 - 17:00All hours
215 E Main St, Anoka, MN 55303-2402
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped in with a friend for a quick meal and coffee before going to a play. We shared the Raspberry Salad and found it delicious. Coffee was very good. The atmosphere is cozy and pleasant.

Thank mamak22
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Downtown Anoka is filled with antique shops and boutiques. I knew that there were also a few restaurants peppering the area too, but being new to the neighborhood I had no idea that Avant Garden was a coffee shop. It wasn't until a friend invited...More

Thank Kathryn_Spoor
Reviewed 26 April 2017

They sell quality coffee, tea, homemade sandwiches, and soups.Occasional evening folk music. A great place to catch a bite. Very popular with the shoppers on Main Street.

Thank sheepherdr
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This is my favorite place for coffee in the north metro. It's a unique location with a great atmosphere, without having that manufactured ambiance feel of the chains. Oh, and the coffee is top shelf stuff.

Thank RegularJoe62
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Avant garden is so tasty and cute. They have the best coffee, and an adorable setting for reading, working, meeting friends,etc. Love this place!

Thank Bailey G
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Great environment, good location. Was referred by a friend. Excellent cappuccino, scone was good but not authentic.

Thank Marionfive
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Our favourite coffee shop - hence our nickname. We love the unusual decor and an amazing range of coffees and superb gateaux. Sometimes there is live music in the evening.

Thank Jean B
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Avant Garden is a gem in historic downtown Anoka, just east of the Rum River and Mississippi Rivers. Great service, paninis made to order, and a nice ambiance with local radio (Minnesota Public Radio) playing. Definitely a step up from the dime-a-dozen coffee shops around...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a cup of tea and a bite to eat. We thought the chicken salad sandwich was full of flavor and was served up nicely toasted. Definitely will be a go to in downtown Anoka.

Thank Christine T
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

Delicious Americano (not bitter) and white chocolate mocha (not too sweet)! Great cookies too! Loved the music playing as well!

Thank rosaliejohnson
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 E Main St, Anoka, MN 55303-2402
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Anoka
  • Phone Number: +1 763-421-5036
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