Spring Lake Park, MN

Keys Cafe Spring Lake Park

8299 University Ave NE
Spring Lake Park, MN 55432 USA

763.785.6004
Monday – Thursday 6:30am – 2:00pm
Friday 6:30am – 3:00pm
Saturday 7:00am – 3:00pm
Sunday 8:00am – 3:00pm
Easter Closed
Christmas Closed
Thanksgiving Closed
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This location offers

  • Dine in
  • Bakery
  • Take Out
  • Wedding Cakes
  • Box Lunches
  • Catering

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Our Menu

THE USUAL

Served with Homemade Wheat, White, Rye, English Muffin
or Multi-Grain Toast.
Cholesterol-free substitute or egg whites for an additional charge.

No.1

Two Fresh Eggs, Hash Browns or American Fries, and Toast
w/ choice of meat for an additional charge.

No.2

Two Fresh Eggs, Italian, Beef or Turkey Hash, and Toast

No.3

Two Fresh Eggs, and Two Cakes or Two French Toast (does not include toast) add choice of meat for an additional charge.

No.4

Two Fresh Eggs, and Toast
w/ choice of meat for an additional charge.

No.5

One Fresh Egg, and Toast
w/ choice of meat for an additional charge.

SIGNATURE BREAKFASTS

The "Two Guys" Breakfast

It's enough for two guys! 7 oz. dry aged petite tender w/ sautéed mushrooms and onions, served w/ two eggs, hash browns or American fries, and toast

Potatoes, Etc.

Sautéed vegetables, topped with cheese. Served over hashbrowns or American Fries.
With Ham, Bacon, Sausage, or Italian Sausage for an additional charge

Keys Italian Hash

Our famous Italian sausage w/ mushrooms, onions, green peppers, tomatoes, and hash browns

Keys Eggswich

You can't get this at any drive-thru! Two eggs fried hard, w/ American cheese and choice of meat on a grilled bun. Served w/ hash browns
Available Meatless w/ sliced tomato

Celine's Scrambler

Two eggs scrambled with tomato, spinach, onion and Monterray Jack cheese. It's even yummier with salsa. Served with fresh fruit and toast.

Grilled Denver Sandwich

Whoa! Diced ham, green peppers and onions omelet stuffed between homemade bread with cheese, grilled to perfection. Served w/ fruit.

Roast Beef Hash

Tender roasted beef with celery, onions, and hash browns

Veggie Scrambler

3 Scrambled eggs with hash browns, choice of 3 vegetables and choice of cheese. With Ham, Bacon, Sausage, or Italian Sausage for an additional charge.

Corned Beef Hash

Tender roasted corn beef brisket with onions, and hash browns

Country Fried Steak

Fresh beef steak fritter smothered with homemade gravy. Served with two eggs, hashbrowns and toast.

Biscuits & Gravy

Two buttermilk biscuits smothered with homemade pork sausage gravy. Served with two eggs and hash browns.

EGGS BENNEDICT

Traditional

Two basted eggs, grilled ham on English muffin, w/ hollandaise sauce. Served w/ hashbrowns.

Florentine

Two basted eggs, tomato and steamed spinach on English muffin, w/ hollandaise sauce. Served w/ fruit.

Salmon

Two basted eggs, honey smoked salmon on English muffin, w/ hollandaise sauce. Served w/ fruit.

Philly Steak

Two basted eggs, grilled philly steak on English muffin, w/ hollandaise sauce. Served w/ hashbrowns.

PANCAKES, WAFFLES, & FRENCH TOAST

"Pancakes as big as manhole covers" Don Boxmeyer, St. Paul PIONEER PRESS
Add blueberry, raspberry, apple, fresh strawberry (seasonal), peach or nuts for an additional charge. Add ham, bacon, link or patty sausage, Keys Italian Sausage, for an additional charge.

French Toast made w/ homemade Keys Café

Bread dipped in egg batter. Topped with powdered sugar.
One, Two slices, or Three slices

Cinnamon French Toast

Homemade Keys Cafe cinnamon bread dipped in our special batter. Topped with powdered sugar.
One, Two slices, or Three slices

Buttermilk Pancakes

Our scratch recipe
One cake
Two cakes

Belgian Waffle

With powdered sugar

OMELETS

There are omelets, and then there are Keys Café Omelets. For over thirty five years, the biggest and the best omelets in the area. Served w/ Homemade Wheat, White, Rye, english muffins, sourdough, or Multigrain toast w/ Keys Jam. Cholesterol-free substitute or egg whites for an additional charge.
No substitutions, please. It just wouldn't be the same!

Keys Original Omelet

Formally known as "the Everything", Barb Hunn created this one 30 years ago! Three eggs w/ ham, bacon, pork sausage, Keys Italian Sausage, broccoli, cauliflower, mushrooms, onions, green peppers, tomatoes, hash browns, & mixed cheese...

"You Build It" Omelet

Two eggs and your choice of any five Keys Original Omelet ingredients.

Loon Omelet

Two eggs with Minnesota wild rice, mushrooms, onions, tomatoes, provolone cheese, and a mushroom cream sauce.

Spinach Omelet

Two eggs w/ spinach, bacon, tomatoes, onions, mushrooms, sunflower seeds, and provolone.

Mexican Omelet

Two eggs with homemade chili, cheese, sautéed green peppers, onions, and tomatoes. Served with sour cream and salsa.

85th Street Omelet

Two eggs w/ turkey, broccoli, onions, hashbrowns, and Swiss cheese.

Farmers' Omelet

"Harvest this one!" Two eggs w/ ham, onions, hash browns, and cheese.

Cheese Omelet

"Wisconsinites' Heaven!" Two eggs and three cheeses.
Add one additional ingredient for an additional charge.

Garden Omelet

Two eggs with broccoli, cauliflower, tomatoes, onions, mushrooms, green peppers, hashbrowns and cheese.

Honey Smoked Salmon Omelet

Two eggs with honey smoked salmon, scallions and cream cheese. Served with fruit.

Greek Omelet

Two eggs with Gyro meat, onions, tomato, black olives and feta cheese. Served with Tzatziki sauced and hashbrowns.

HOT CEREAL

All cereal includes toast and Keys Jam. Add raisins or banana for an additional charge.

An "old reliable" on a cold day. Bowl

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BREAKFAST SIDES

Keys Pecan Roll
Keys Cinnamon Roll
Keys Caramel Roll
Ham, Bacon, or Italian Sausage
Pork Sausage Patty or Links
Keys Ground Turkey Patty
Toast w/jelly
English Muffin w/jelly
Bagel w/jelly
Homemade Cinnamon Toast
Hash Browns or American Fries
Hash Browns and Cheese
Fruit Cup (seasonal)
Cup or Bowl
One Egg
Two Eggs
Cream cheese or peanut butter
Side of Keys Sales (4 oz)
Hollandaise, or Loon Sauce (6 oz)
Steak with mushrooms and onions
Sausage or country gravy (6 oz)

Each is served with Mashed Potatoes and gravy or choice of potato, vegetable, and Homemade bread and butter. Choose one Cup of Key's Soup, Cole Slaw, garden salad, or a caesar salad for for an additional charge.
"Best Home Cookin"...You'll swear you're back in Mom's kitchen when you take a bite of their hot turkey, roast beef, or meatloaf dinners" Minnesota Parent Magazine.
All lunches and dinners available after 11:00 a.m.

Oven Roasted Turkey Dinner

Nobody does it better! Voted "Best Turkey Dinner" by St. Paul Pioneer Press. Served with stuffing and cranberries.

Roast Beef Dinner

A healthy portion of that Sunday afternoon delight.

Keys Meat Loaf Dinner

The food you grew up with!

5 Chicken Fingers

French fries, cole slaw, garlic toast and BBQ sauce.

Beef Liver Dinner

Grilled with fried onions and crispy bacon.

Grilled Chopped Beef Dinner

One-half pound Certified Hereford Beef patty with sautéed onions and mushrooms. Served with broccoli.

Aged Petite Tender

A 7 oz. dry aged petite tender. Sautéed onions and mushrooms. Served with broccoli.

Original Broasted Chicken

Two Piece
Four Piece
All-white meat for an additional charge.

Walleye Pike

Minnesota walleye, grilled or battered deep fried.

Grilled Salmon

Salmon seasoned and grilled to perfection. Served with broccoli.

PASTAS

Spaghetti

Served with our homemade marinara sauce, and served with garlic toast.
Add Sausage or Italian Sausage for an additional charge.

Chicken Parmesan

Grilled chicken breast breaded and served with Keys marinara sauce over spaghetti with provolone cheese. Served with garlic toast.

Alfredo

Traditional Alfredo dish. Served over fettuccine. Served with garlic toast.
Add chicken for an additional charge.

Steamed Broccoli & Cauliflower
French Fries
Stuffing with Keys Gravy
Onion Rings
Keys Cole Slaw
Mashed Potatoes with Gravy
Gravy choices, turkey and beef
Tater Tots
Small Fruit Cup
Sweet Potato Fries

SPECIALTY SANDWICHES

Available after 11:00 a.m. served with choice of potato chips or carrots & celery. Add a cup of soup, Keys' cole slaw, french fries, garden salad, or caesar salad for for an additional charge. 
"The daily luncheon specials are massively generous, and the fare is worthy of a place called Mom's." - Pioneer Press

Marinated, Plain or Cajun Chicken

Served with lettuce and tomato.

B.B.Q. Chicken

Served with cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomato and bacon.

Keys' Roasted Turkey on Bun

Served with lettuce, tomato, cole slaw, chips and pickle.

Monte Cristo topped with powdered sugar

Batter-dipped bread grilled with swiss cheese, deli turkey, and ham. Served with homemade jam.

Philly Cheese Steak

Thinly sliced beef sirloin steak grilled with onions, green peppers, and mushrooms, topped with melted provolone on our homemade bun.

Meat Loaf

Keys' original recipe on grilled bun with onion, tomato, lettuce and ketchup. Yummy!

Atilla the Hunn

Our namesake! Spicy Italian sausage patty with melted cheese and marinara sauce on a grilled bun. A sandwich with an attitude!

Steak Sandwich

Grilled 7 oz. dry aged petite tenderloin with sautéed onions and mushrooms. Served on toasted bread with french fries and cole slaw.

Grilled Reuben

Grilled on Rye bread, corned beef, sauerkraut and Keys thousand Island dressing.
Served with cole slaw, chips and pickle.

Grilled Rachel

Same as Reuben-only made with turkey.

Fish Sandwich

Cod filet, breaded and deep-fried, with lettuce, tomato, and tartar sauce

Veggie Burger

Spicy black bean chipotle burger. Served on twelve grain toast with lettuce, tomato and pepper jack cheese. Served with chipotle mayo.

Club House

With bacon and fresh roasted turkey, lettuce, tomato & mayo.
"done one better by Keys".

Grilled Veggie

Sauteed veggies, served on grilled bread with basil and provolone cheese
Add grilled chicken for additional charge

French Dip

Sauteed onions and beef served on a grilled bun with provolone cheese. Served with Au Jus

GRILLED SANDWICHES

Served on Keys Wheat, White, rye sourdough, or multi-grain bread. Served with your potato chips or carrots & celery. Add a cup of soup, Keys' cole slaw, french fries, onion rings, tator tots, side salad, or caesar salad for for an additional charge.

Grilled Chicken Salad

with tomato & swiss.

Grilled BLT

with mayo, cheddar, American & provolone.

Grilled Ham & Cheese

with cheddar, American & provolone.

Grilled Bacon & Cheese

with cheddar, American & provolone.

Grilled Cheese

with cheddar, American and provolone. With tomato for an additional charge.

Grilled Turkey

with Swiss

Grilled Tuna Salad

with tomato & Swiss.

Pesto Grilled Cheese & Tomato

with cheddar, American & provolone.

HOT SANDWICHES

Oven-Roasted Turkey

with mashed potatoes, gravy, stuffing, cranberries

Roast Beef

with mashed potatoes and gravy

Meat loaf

with mashed potatoes and gravy.

ICE BOX SANDWICHES

Served on our Keys White, Wheat, rye, sourdough, or multi grain bread or white bun, lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise. Served with potato chips or carrots & celery. Add a cup of soup, french fries, onion rings, tator tots, side or caesar salad for additional charge.

Bacon, Lettuce, & Tomato
Tuna Salad
Keys deli-style Turkey Breast
Keys Egg Salad
Chicken Salad
Deli-style Ham
Deli beef

BEST DEAL COMBO

Our homemade soup, cold sandwich and House Salad. Create your own meal from the choices below and get a Keys dessert to boot!

Salad choices: dinner or caesar salad.

Our famous Keys homemade soup served with crackers.

Sandwich choices: Any of Keys ice box sandwiches, or grilled cheese.
Substitute Keys chili for soup for an additional charge. Any other grilled sandwich substitutions for an additional charge.

CAFE BURGERS

Deluxe 1/3 lb Certified Hereford Beef burgers served with french fries, onion rings or tator tots, pickle spear and cole slaw. "A La carte" served with chips or carrots & celery.
Add a cup of soup, garden salad, or a caesar salad for for an additional charge. Upgrade a third pound burger to a half pound burger for for an additional charge.

Key's Burger Deluxe

Half pound Certified Hereford Beef patty with American & Provolone cheese, lettuce, tomato, mayonnaise, and onion. Choose one Cup of Keys soup or cole slaw, french fries, onion rings, side salad, or caesar salad for for an additional charge.

Dana Burger Deluxe

On grilled homemade bread with swiss, provolone, and grilled onion. Available a la carte.

California Burger Deluxe

With lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise Available a la carte. with cheese for an additional charge.

Bacon Cheddar
Burger Deluxe

Topped with cheddar cheese and bacon. BBQ sauce on side. Available a la carte.

Mushroom Swiss
Burger Deluxe

Topped with swiss cheese and mushrooms Available a la carte.

Cheeseburger Deluxe

Available a la carte.

Southwestern
Burger Deluxe

Cajun style Topped with grilled ham, onion rings and pepper jack. BBQ sauce on side.
Available a la carte.

SPECIALTY BURGERS

Served with a pickle spear, choice of potato chips or carrots & celery.
Choice of cup of Keys soup, cole slaw, french fries, onion rings, tator tots, side salad or ceasar salad for an additional charge.

Dana Turkey Burger

A Fresh Keys Ground Turkey with just the right mixture of celery, garlic, and onion. Third-pound burger on grilled homemade bread with swiss, provolone, and onion.

California Turkey Burger

A Fresh Keys Ground Turkey with just the right mixture of celery, garlic, and onion. Third-pound burger with lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise.

Veggie Burger

Spicy black been chipotle burger. Served on twelve grain toast on grilled bun with lettuce, tomato, purple onion and pepper jack cheese. Served with chipotle mayo

Bison Burger

Lean bison burger topped with cranberry-churney white cheddar cheese, lettuce and tomato.

SALADS

Dinner Salad

Mixed greens tomatoes, cucumbers, onion, black olive and cheddar cheese.
With Roasted Turkey for an additional charge.

Side Caesar Salad

Romaine, croutons and Parmesan. With Chicken Breast for an additional charge.

SPECIALTY SALADS

Served with bread and butter. Add a cup of soup for an additional charge.
Salad dressings...french, blue cheese, ranch, chipotle ranch, Italian, taco, hot bacon, crisp apple maple and ceasar.

Spinach Salad

With mushrooms, cucumber, egg, bacon, black olives, tomatoes, onion, parmesan, sunflower seeds, croutons, and our own hot bacon dressing. Bacon Free... With mandarin oranges and lemon poppy seed dressing.

Marinated Chicken Salad

6 oz. grilled chicken breast on salad greens with mandarin oranges, black olives, sunflower seeds, tomatoes, purple onion, croutons, and cheese.

Caesar Salad

Fresh romaine, parmesan, purple onion, black olives, and croutons tossed with Caesar dressing and garnished with egg and tomatoes.
with grilled or crispy chicken for an additional charge.

Chicken Salad

Keys chicken salad served on mixed greens, with fresh fruit and roasted almonds.

Minnesota Wild Rice Salad

Minnesota wild rice salad with turkey and roasted almonds served on a bed of greens with olives, tomatoes and onions.

Chef's Salad

Crisp salad greens with ham, turkey, tomatoes, green pepper, purple onion, cucumber, egg, black olives, croutons and cheese

Bleu Cheese and Sugared Pecan Salad

Romaine mixed with blue cheese dressing, sugared pecans, purple onion, cucumbers and strawberries.
Add grilled or crispy chicken for additional charge

Wellie-ness Salad

Keys chicken salad on mixed greens with sugared pecans, sliced apples, dried cranberries and purple onions. Served with lemon poppy dressing. Substitute a chicken breast for the chicken salad.
Add bacon for additional charge

TACO SALADS

Served with Keys Taco or Chipotle ranch dressing

Traditional Taco Salad

Seasoned chicken beef on mixed greens with tomatoes, purple onion, black olives, and cheese served on a bed of tortilla chips

Black Bean Veggie Taco Salad

Sauteed black bean veggie burger, onions and corn on mixed greens with tomatoes, black olives, and white cheddar cheese served on a bed of tortilla chips.

Turkey Burger Taco Salad

Sauteed turkey burger, onions and corn served on mixed greens with tomatoes, black olives, and white cheddar cheese served on a bed of tortilla chips.

Cup of Keys Soup

Served with bread & butter

Bowl of Keys Soup

Served with bread & butter

Cup of Keys Chili

Served with cheese, and choice of bread or tortilla chips.

Bowl of Keys Chili

Served with cheese, & choice of bread or tortilla chips.

Keys Café Fresh Ground "Breakfast Blend"

Bottomless cup

Hot Chocolate
Hot Tea Regular & Herbal
Iced Tea w/ Lemon

Free Refills

Shakes & Malts

Made with Carmel, Hershey's Chocolate, Strawberry, Banana, Blueberry, or Raspberry

Milk

2%, Skim or Chocolate

Juice

Orange, Cranberry, Apple,
Grape or Tomato
Regular Lemonade

Soda
Free Refills

Breakfast

Served all day.
Serves Kids 12 Years and under.

Key's Kids Breakfast

1 Egg, Hash browns, Toast, Meat Choice

Cheese Omelet

Choice of Toast.

Quaker Oatmeal

Choice of Toast.

French Toast

Choice of Bacon, Ham, or Sausage.

Kid's Round or Mickey Mouse Pancake

Choice of Bacon, Ham, or Sausage for an additional charge.

Cold Cereal

(Ask server for Kellogg's selection). Choice of toast.

Lunch or Dinner

Served from 11:00 to Close.

Deli Sandwiches

Turkey, or Ham with Choice of Cheese, or Peanut Butter and Jelly. Served on a bun with chips and a pickle and choice of apple sauce, 4 oz. fruit cup or vegetable sticks.

Grilled Cheese

Served with French Fries.

Corn Dogs

Served with French Fries.

Plain Spaghetti Noodles

With Key's Red Sauce or Alfredo for an additional charge

Cheeseburger

Served with French Fries or mashed potatoes.

Chicken Bites

Served with French Fries or mashed potatoes.

Kraft Macaroni Cheese

Served with Veggie and pickle

Gobble Gobble Turkey Dinner

Served with Veggie, Mashed Potato and Dressing