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FIKA Café

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Open for in-person and takeaway dining

FIKA is ASI’S Nordic-inspired café inside the Nelson Cultural Center. With the historic Turnblad Mansion in full view, guests dining at FIKA can choose from a seasonally inspired menu dedicated to regional ingredients and New Nordic cuisine.

Did you know? ASI offers a range of virtual and in-person workshops and classes on Nordic foodways. View our upcoming Nordic Table events

In-Person Dining

Walk-ins are welcome for all groups. Indoor and outdoor tables are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please plan to pay with credit or debit card.

FIKA Hours:

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday Closed
  • Thursday 10 am—8 pm
  • Friday 10 am—4 pm
  • Saturday 10 am—4 pm
  • Sunday 10 am—4 pm

Full lunch menu served 11 am – 3 pm. Beverages & bakery items available during non-lunch hours.

View the current menu

Pastry Pre-orders

Make our Swedish-pastries a part of your next fika!

Pre-order with 48-hour notice via email, or call 612-524-5108.

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Star Tribune