Black Forest Inn, Minneapolis MN

We hope you're all staying healthy and safe!

Each day since May 15, 1965, we have dedicated ourselves to serving you a special selection of foods inspired by the German kitchen. By preparing these foods right here with fresh ingredients—including our own bratwurst, spaetzel, breads and pastries—we are able to offer you well-made dishes at the best possible price.

Open for dine-in and patio service!

We are open from 3-9pm Daily for:

Dine-in and patio service





Call 612-872-0812 or message us for takeout or reservations! We're here for you from 3 - 9pm every day!

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German food is comfort food!

Joanne standing with the Monk with signs stating that we're open with an Angela Merkel standee in the background. The Loreli statue with a custom BFI tablecloth mask. Signs on the Loreli statue stating that we're open. The Monk, wearing a custom BFI mask, with signs stating that we're open.

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Winner of countless awards for authentic, handmade German and European meals and outdoor dining. Favorites include Wiener Schnitzel, Sauerbraten, Spaetzel and, of course, Black Forest Cherry Torte.

Located in the heart of Eat Street — only a short hike from downtown Minneapolis, the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, the Children's Theatre — we have been privileged to serve a wide variety of people from all walks of life. We thank you for your patronage and we hope to have the honor of welcoming you back often.