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!
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.
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 town.
On a day-off-work-hang-out-with-mom kind of day, we walked to Avant Garden for a quick lunch between running around. This is a unique, charming little retreat right off Main Street. They offer a wide range of coffee drinks/selections as well as an impressive selection of sandwiches, soups, etc. My mocha was hot and smooth, not overly strong or bitter. Soup and... 更多
We've driven through Anoka many times and never noticed this coffee shop before. We were killing 20 minutes before an appointment and taking a quick walk and stumbled across it. Love the clever name! Quirky and delightful inside, coffee was great, nice place to slow down with a cup of java. The booth / table had a little lamp on... 更多
Coffee products are good, not great. Service is ok, better if you're a local regular. Atmosphere ranges from youthful bohemian to ladies who lunch, with quasi-homeless artist types here and there. Office workers from the nearby courthouse building stop in for lunchtime food & drink. High school kids take over in the late afternoon. The outside area in back is... 更多
This place is a must if you plan on visiting downtown anoka. The warm environment engulfs you in a calming essence. Looking around it has a rustic, artsy look. The people in the store are all usually nice. The staff is both friendly and appreciative of tips. They have local artwork and even an open Mic night which offers such... 更多