We are Underground

A vibrant venue in the St. Paul/ Minneapolis area. We work hard to live up to our motto “Eat well. Do Good. Make Music.” through: crafting top-quality coffee drinks, delicious cafe food, and serving a fantastic selection of wines and local craft beer hosting musical acts, jams and events just about every night We’re doing all we can to support musicians and artists and develop a thriving community centered around local music and culture.


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Our stage is available for any type of event: Music, Poetry, Drama, Storytelling, Readings, Book Launch/Signing events.


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Attention Artists! Artwork wanted to display in cafe

The Underground Music Cafe is looking to cover its walls with local artwork. If you are an artist and would like the opportunity to introduce our community to your work, please contact Ursula via email – usrocks@aol.com

7 Mar, 2017 Ursula Shute

The Underground Music Cafe is NOW HIRING!

Do you love coffee, music and our terrific neighborhood gathering spot? If so, you should consider working here! Experience as a barista is helpful but not necessary; we will gladly train the right candidate! Because we serve beer and wine, you must be at least 18 to serve. An engaging personality and hard work ethic […]

23 Feb, 2017 Ursula Shute

Elevāt products available here! FASHION IMPORTS FIGHTING POVERTY

Empowering women around the globe to support themselves and their families with dignity by bringing their handmade goods to the world marketplace. www.elevatingtheglobe.org    

11 Oct, 2016 Ursula Shute


MORE WAFFLES!!! We’ve been making these Awesome Carbon’s Golden Malted Waffles for a while now. Lots of folks come to see us for $2 Waffle Tuesday every week. It’s kind of a neighborhood get-together. We’re gonna kick it up a notch. Until Further Notice: Waffles for only $3 ALL DAY EVERY DAY (don’t worry, they’ll […]

9 Apr, 2016 Ursula Shute