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Alpha Print and Copy

1407 4th Street SE

Alpha Print is a full service print shop, conveniently located in Dinkytown within walking distance of the University of Minnesota.

Al’s Breakfast

413 14th Avenue SE

Al’s Breakfast was started by Al Bergstrom in 1950 and is currently owned and operated by Doug Grina and Alison Kirwin.

Annie’s Parlour

313 14th Avenue SE

A Dinkytown institution, Annie’s Parlour is known for thick malts, crispy fries, and hand-formed burgers that feed professors and students alike. Although it’s located above the Kitty Cat Klub, it may be one of the more laid-back restaurants in the neighborhood.


314 15th Avenue SE

Modern counter-serve eatery whipping up unique Asian fusion burritos, along with bowls.

Burrito Loco Bar and Grill

418 13th Avenue SE

Dinkytown’s Original Burrito Joint and Watering Hole

Camdi Chinese-Vietnamese

1325 4th Street SE

Camdi is your local, family owned restaurant in Dinkytown. One of the oldest eateries in the area, their quaint spot serves a combinations of authentic Chinese/Vietnamese dishes and have a variety of vegan and vegetarian options too!

Chatime Minnesota

321 14th Avenue SE

Chatime is the largest authentic Bubble Tea store group in the world! with over 1000 world wide! Chatime Minnesota stores serve to be the best places to enjoy authentic Taiwanese, freshly brewed bubble tea drinks in the Midwest.

China Express

409 14th Avenue SE

D.P. Dough Minneapolis

1501 University Ave SE #130

Chain dishing calzones, wings & breadsticks in no-frills digs with delivery & late hours.

Dinkytown Optical

1411 4th Street SE

Established in 1972, Dinkytown Optical has been helping people from all over the world look and see their best for over 45 years.

Dinkytown Tattoo

407 14th Ave SE

Dinkytown Tattoo & Piercing is a premiere tattoo shop located in the heart of Dinkytown. We have artists on staff to help you design your next tattoo!

Dinkytown Wine and Spirits

1412 5th Street SE

Dinkytown Wine and Spirits opened in September of 1990. It started as a small neighborhood store, catering primarily to UMN students and the surrounding community. Over the years, we have expanded our customer base by keeping prices low and promoting new products. In 2012, the store was extensively renovated adding a beer cave, space for local beers and additional registers.

Erbert and Gerbert’s

316 15th Avenue SE

The first location opened in 1988 in the fine, fine town of Eau Claire, WI, and has since grown to over 100 locations across 12 states. Every Erbert & Gerbert’s is a sandwich shop dedicated to serving better, more flavorful sandwiches than anyone else in the universe.

Erik’s Bike Shop

1312 4th Street SE

ERIK’S Dinkytown is conveniently located just off the University of Minnesota Twin Cities Campus, where it’s an easy ride on the Transitway to the Surly Brewing Company Taproom on your way to the Saint Paul Campus and the Minnesota State Fair. Bike downtown and see the Twins play at Target Field or catch a movie in the park at one of the Minneapolis Parks.

Fast Eddie’s Shoe Repair

1316 4th Street SE

Fast Eddie’s has been serving the University of Minnesota campus for over thirty years. We repair backpacks, purses, belts, sandals, shoes, boots, and many other items.

Five Guys

1413 4th Street SE

Frank from Philly & Andrea Pizza

1235 4th Street SE

Open late into the night and situated in one of the most vibrant neighborhoods in Minneapolis, our two restaurants offer made-from-scratch, giant slices of New York Style pizza served up next to perfectly prepared Philly cheesesteaks.

Gina + Will

1324 5th Street SE

Gina + Will is the Dinkytown resale shop with a handpicked selection of denim, tees, jackets and other casual wear. We offer cheap, stylish items within walking distance from the UMN Twin Cities campus.

Goldy’s Locker Room

400 14th Avenue SE

The official store of the Minnesota Golden Gophers and headquarters for Minnesota pro team merchandise.

Hop’s Salon

1316 4th Street SE

Insomnia Cookies

402 14th Avenue SE

Jimmy Johns

404 14th Avenue SE

Kitty Cat Klub

315 14th Avenue SE

Kitty Cat Klub is located in Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Live music, drinks and food.

Land’s End Pasty Company

1316 4th Street SE

Quirky neighborhood nook preparing British pasties in many inventive flavors to eat in or take out.

Left Click Lounge

321 14th Avenue SE

Premium gaming lounge located in Dinkytown.

Loring Bar & Restaurant

327 14th Avenue SE

Staff owned and operated, and located in the heart of Dinkytown, Loring Bar & Restaurant is a unique, eclectic space for dinner, private events, music, and every special occasion.


407 15th Avenue SE

Mesa Pizza

1323 4th Street SE

Founded in 2006 – Mesa Pizza has become a staple of the average University of Minnesota student’s diet. Serving over 50 varieties of specialty pizza daily.


1417 4th Street SE

Minimalist Chinese eatery featuring classic Sichuan specialties plus dim sum options.

Pizza Hut

1402 5th Street SE

Purple Onion Cafe & Catering

1301 University Avenue SE

The Purple Onion Cafe & Catering, is Dinkytown’s oldest cafe, catering to the University of Minnesota / Twin Cities community for over 25 years.

Qdoba Mexican Grill

326 14th Avenue SE

Rescue Tech Repair

317 14th Avenue SE

Your go to phone repair shop located in the heart of the Dinkytown.

Royal Cigar and Tobacco

402 14th Avenue SE

Shuang Cheng Chinese Restaurant

1320 4th Street SE

Shuang Cheng (meaning Twin Cities) Restaurant has been in Dinkytown since 1990. Their menu has a wide variety of Cantonese Food items along with a long list of fresh seafood selections.


1400 5th Street SE


1329 5th Street SE

The Book House

1316 4th Street SE #201

Providing quality used books to the Twin Cities since 1976.

The Cove

1320 5th Street SE

Family owned poke and Asian street food restaurant located in Dinkytown, on the University of Minnesota campus. Serving customized poke bowls, banh mi sandwiches and rice bowls.

The Hideaway Head Shop

1309 4th Street SE

Hideaway was founded 14 years ago in the heart of Dinkytown. Voted best Twin Cities head shop years many years in a row.

The Refinery Salon and Day Spa

321 14th Avenue SE

The Refinery is a salon and day spa located in Dinkytown.

Tony’s Diner

1327 4th Street SE

Simple cafeteria-style diner dishing up basic American fare, including breakfast.

U.S. Bank

401 14th Avenue SE

Varsity Theater

1308 4th Street SE

Wally’s Falafel and Hummus

423 14th Avenue SE

Wally’s offers the best Mediterranean and Middle eastern cuisine in Dinkytown! This eatery has exotic teas, shawarma, falafel, hummus, kabobs, and more!