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St. Paul Grill and Bar
St. Paul Grill and Bar

St. Paul Grill and Bar Details

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.stpaulgrill.com
  • Phone: (651) 224-7455
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch: Monday - Saturday: 11:00am - 2:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:30pm - 10:00pm, Friday: 5:30pm - 11:00pm, Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm, Sunday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm; Sunday Brunch: 10:30am - 2:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: American, Steak
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Farm to Table, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, Smoking Area, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Private Party Facilities: Located downtown St. Paul overlooking Rice Park and stunning English Gardens, The St. Paul Grill offers excellent group dining during Lunch, Sunday Brunch and Dinner and will accommodate groups in a variety of layouts, sizes and times. We feature the finest selections of scotches, whiskey and bourbons, and critically acclaimed wine list. Our group dining spaces are the perfect setting for social gatherings as well as corporate events and will customize a group dining menu to fit your event and price point, ensuring the experience is one-of-a-kind.
  • Private Party Contact: Sales Manager (877) 625-8882
  • Entertainment: The St. Paul Grill will occasionally open at 5:00 for downtown events such as Minnesota Wild Hockey or Ordway Theater.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: 5th St.
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: In addition to the nearby, skyway-connected Lowry, Victory, Landmark and Lawson Parking Ramps, our curbside valet service affords effortless parking for our guests.
A word from St. Paul Grill and Bar
So Classic They Named a City After It. Business or romance, lunch or dinner, casual or upscale, The St. Paul Grill is many things to many people. This Saint Paul icon features a classic, yet surprisingly diverse menu ranging from prime steaks and thick-cut chops, to succulent poultry and fresh seafood. The Grill is known for its classic bar offering the Twin Cities' finest selection of rare spirits and wines, served by friendly and experienced bartenders who know how to mix the perfect cocktail. From the incredible food, generous cocktails and outstanding wines, to the impeccable service and unrivaled location overlooking Rice Park and near the Ordway Theater and Xcel Energy Center, The St. Paul Grill has a reputation that spans generations. It's the kind of place that has regulars, and makes new ones all the time. Read the reviews, or better yet, ask anyone who has spent time in the Twin Cities and you'll find The St. Paul Grill is "A Favorite on Everyone's List."Continued
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Diner Reviews
  • "I was there with a friend, and her birthday was immediately acknowledged by the wait staff!! The food and service was excellent'"
    Dined on 7/9/2014
  • "Jamey ! xoxo *"
    Dined on 7/7/2014
  • "We have been regulars here for 16 years....including bringing our kids from the time they were infants thru teenagers. The staff is amazing as is the food. We look forward to dinner here on each visit!"
    Dined on 7/3/2014
  • "St. Paul Grill is consistently an excellent place for lunch. Service is attentive without hovering. Although not everyone's favorite, I love their calf liver, onions, and bacon lunch. Fork tender and flavorful!"
    Dined on 6/27/2014
  • "Great spot to take three priests for a late lunch!"
    Dined on 6/26/2014
  • "GREAT food, great service and we got a wonderful booth with a view"
    Dined on 6/25/2014
  • "Food preparation could have been better. Trout was somewhat dry and needed a sauce. French fry portion size was excessive. Meal was expensive, especially the wine list. However, service was excellent."
    Dined on 6/26/2014
  • "It's pricey, but good. If I knew I would be spending $180 on dinner for two, I would have went someplace else. Still, the food was good but maybe not the best value. Great wine selection."
    Dined on 6/24/2014
  • "Everything with the reservation and level of service at the restaurant was great. The noise level was a bit of a distraction, but yet it had a lively vibe and did not take away from the experience my guest and I had. Very attentive and respectful staff. The food was terrific. The Landmark Salad was one of the best salads I've had."
    Dined on 6/25/2014
  • "We have been to St Paul Grill many times and have always enjoyed the food and the service. Our last visit the food was still fantastic but our service was not great, which was very disappointing. Our waiter seemed very uninterested in waiting on us and we had to flag him down for drink orders and dinner orders and he never stopped to see if we needed anything all evening. It was a Thursday evening and it was not very busy. When a total bill (not including tip) for four people was $271 one would expect more!"
    Dined on 6/19/2014
  • "The brunch could not have been better. Carmel rolls come with any entrée and were delicious. My omlet was huge and the hash browns on the side were the best. Upscale setting and lovely garden."
    Dined on 6/22/2014
  • "Very nice experience overall. Great personal service. Thanks for everything."
    Dined on 6/19/2014
  • "The Grilled Asparagus and Tenderloin salad is outstanding. This is a great place for a business lunch."
    Dined on 6/16/2014
  • "Elegant environment, wonderful food, excellent for small intimate lunch or dinner, or a large gathering--we have had two graduation parties of seven to ten."
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "Tremendous food! Loved the prompt service and beautiful views of Rice Park."
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "AFter an initial kerfuffel with our reserved table being in the hallway next to the kitchen (c'mon, what a terrible place to put someone who made a reservation months ago!) and their initial reluctance to move us, once settled into an appropriate place, the food and service was again marvelous. there are few places better than this in Minnesota. you pay for it, but they deliver pretty much every time."
    Dined on 5/3/2014
  • "The St Paul Grill is a dinning destination. There is nothing more St. Paul then the St. Paul Grill. Great Fathers Day was had by all, including Dad, even if he had to pay. A good choice for the ambience that makes an occasion special."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "Great food, awful service. I had to ask multiple times for my drink order and it took over 2 hours to get our meal. In my opinion it seemed as if the waitress did not care about our table because we were younger 30ish. The table next to us arrived 20 minutes after us and ordered right before us and had their food, ate and left before we had ours. It was only after saying something did we get to give our order. Multiple times we ran out of drinks. This was suppose to be a special occasion and the dinner experience became a disappointment. I love the Saint Paul grill and this was the worst experience I have had there and I hope that it does not happen again or I will not be returning."
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "The food was excellent. Our server was efficient. But, the prices were outrageous ($305 with tip for 5 people/4 entrees/3 glasses of wine). And, the food was very, very slow in coming. We sat down at 7:30PM and our entrees did not come out of the kitchen until 8:40PM. We had to leave with "doggie" bags as my 90+ year old mother-in-law needed to get home."
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "As in the past, we had a very enjoyable dining experience. From our arrival at the restaurant to our departure, things were wonderful."
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "We have enjoyed the Grill very much before ! This time , it was not good . The menu is not memorable , we each ordered a sandwich ,no thought to presentation when brought to our table. The prices would suggest otherwise , the dessert menu uninteresting . Strawberry shortcake was the featured dessert and it came to a table near ours . 6 inches tall ,dry looking circles of white cake , lots of whipped cream and a few berry's. We were glad we didn't order ~~~~~. Probably won't go back there again !!!!"
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "The SPG is out go-to place for special occasions. The food is always prepared to perfection - we particularly like the fish options, and the service is exemplary."
    Dined on 6/11/2014
  • "If a tablecloth and crumb brush turn you on, you'll love the St. Paul Grille and Bar. The food has always been wonderful there and the dark wood and high ceiling add an elegant, early 20th Century feel. For a simple, yet flavor-rich treat, start with the warm cheese appetizer. Great with that perfect glass of wine or a hard cider."
    Dined on 6/10/2014
  • "Wow! What a treat. Wonderful soft eggs with lobster and creamy hash browns.Service was fantastic. Carmel roll to die for."
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "Waitress and all wait staff were exceptional. They answered your food quantity questions so we shared food plates (they provided additional plates without being asked). I felt the all the employees there must be paid a living wage and so were happy to put the best of the organization forward. This was our first experience at the St Paul Bar and Grill and will not be our last. We spent three hours at this urban oasis and are very happy with the experience."
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "It was so nice to eat there in such a beautiful environment. The view out the windows was great, the food was great, the waiter was great and we had a lovely evening. Thanks!!"
    Dined on 6/4/2014
  • "We came here to celebrate our anniversary and everything was almost perfect the service was fantastic the food was excellent we each ordered a steak and they were to die for. The only thing is that it's pretty energetic and that it's a little on the pricey side but when it was all said and done I was totally comfortable with the price... Totally worth it..."
    Dined on 6/3/2014
  • "My grandson had his 18th Birthday celebration with his family at St. Paul Grill. Our guest list began with 17 and dwindled down to 12 when we arrived. The staff quickly made the adjustment for us and began to seat us. As it turned out we miscalculated the number of guests and were two seats short. However, the staff again quickly adjusted the table grouping without a hitch! We were embarrassed we put the staff through all of this, but the staff keep reassuring us it was ok with them and accommodated us beautifully. The food was as usual excellent, and the service beyond our expectations. Thank you for making a milestone event in my grandson's life so enjoyable and fun for him. "
    Dined on 6/3/2014
  • "I wanted to mark my 60th birthday by doing something special so it was decided to spend a couple of nights at the St. Paul Hotel. What a wonderful place. Great ambiance and the St. Paul Grille is a very special restaurant for any occasion. Occasionally the hotel will have Afternoon Tea in their lobby so we were able to have that as part of out festivities as well. The very best thing about the hotel though is the staff. Very personable, very approachable, never pretensious or arrogant and with the reputation that the St. Paul Hotel has one might worry about putting on airs but the entire staff was very friendly and made me feel very relaxed. Thank you St. Paul Hotel for making my special day that much more special."
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "As usual, the place is stylish, traditional with beautiful floral sprays. The staff is warm, professional without being 'stuffy'. The food is always prepared expertly and presentations simple and without pretense. My favorite is the pork chop entrée. Tender, tasty and juicy. Our waiter was helpful in making suggestions to my husband for both a cocktail and entrée. The server was delightful and humorous. Although I informed only reception that it was our anniversary when I made the reservation, plenty of staff wished us a happy one and asked about how many years. Personal, but non intrusive. A most pleasant surprise. All of these considerations made for a most romantic and memorable occasion for us. Pass up the Grill's hash browns? "
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "We've gone here for special occasions for 23 years. Sometimes they're so busy that we can't get a reservation, but we celebrated my birth day this time, and toasted my wonderful father, who just passed away. "
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "This is one restaurant that never lets you down, quality all the way, all the time."
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "The service is outstanding. A must go to place for a nice lunch outing."
    Dined on 5/30/2014
  • "Excellent restaurant. Well managed, well trained staff. Friendly and accommodating hostess staff. Active, 'happening' place with very good food."
    Dined on 5/30/2014
  • "as usual, everything was just about perfect----although my filet ordered medium looked burnt on top, it was tasty and succulent---my wife ordered a seafood pasta dish which she just raved about----and they gave us a free dessert on our anniversary which was a special touch---also enjoy their free parking at the lawson ramp----my only complaint is they no longer offer Corona beer---i may not be back unless they change their tune---there are simply too many other places"
    Dined on 5/29/2014
  • "The food is always great and the service is attentive."
    Dined on 5/28/2014
  • "I keep thinking that I should find a different place for business lunches in St. Paul but every time I need to do a lunch in St. Paul I look forward to the St. Paul Grill. One of the best business lunch venues in the metro. Always dependable."
    Dined on 5/28/2014
  • "Celebrated our anniversary with a wonderful dinner. Attentive service and fabulous food. "
    Dined on 5/24/2014
  • "St. Paul Grill is always a great restaurant for a date night with special charm of the park and square across the street"
    Dined on 5/24/2014
  • "This was my first time here, I was very pleased. The food, the service, and the overall expience was excellent. "
    Dined on 5/23/2014