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Downtowner Woodfire Grill

4.5
1970 reviews
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$30 and under
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American
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"simply beyond the ordinary"
"****" - Kathie Jenkins - Saint Paul Pioneer Press

Downtowner Woodfire Grill specializes in Persian fire roasted meats, grilled steaks and chops, and gourmet wood-fired pizzas. The atmosphere is warm & lively offering 2 fireplaces, a full bar with 3 fountains and live jazz. The restaurant offers free parking with convenience to both the Xcel Energy Center & Ordway Theater. Downtowner Woodfire Grill also provides a full menu for breakfast & lunch, and a children's menu. This cozy restaurant serves a great plate as well as provides an experience to savor.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
American, Persian, International
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Hours of operation
Breakfast:
Monday - Friday: 7:00am - 11:00am, Saturday: 7:00am - 12:00pm, Sunday: 8:00am - 2:00pm
Lunch:
Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 3:00pm, Saturday-Sunday: 11:30am - 3:00pm
Dinner:
Sunday 2:00pm - 9:00pm Monday 3:00pm-10:00pm Tuesday - Thursday 3:00pm - 10:30pm Friday-Saturday 3:00pm-11:00pm
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Phone number
(651) 228-9500
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Jefferey White
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Private party facilities
A room off the back of the dining area offers privacy for meetings/ special events. The room seats 20-34 people, has a fireplace, av equipment, and customized menus for your group.
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Private party contact
Robert: (651) 228-9500
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Chestnut/ Walnut
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Parking details
Large parking lot across the street from the restaurant and 1/2 block west from restaurant on Walnut Street.
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Public transit
Bus stop at the corner of our block.
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Entertainment
Sunday breakfast is accompanied with live piano.
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Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 1970 People Are Saying
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4.5
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4.3
food
4.4
service
4.6
ambience
4.3
value
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vipOpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0
Dined 5 days ago

Wonderful experience, good drinks, food, staff. Perfect.

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vipSam11 (Minneapolis)
5.0
Dined 5 days ago

Great time

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OpenTable Diner 
5.0
Dined 6 days ago

This was our first time and it will NOT be our last! Our food was amazing and our service was perfect! See you soon!

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OpenTable Diner (Minneapolis)
5.0
Dined on January 10, 2018

Always a great place to eat. Good service and food.

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OpenTable Diner (Minneapolis)
4.0
Dined on January 10, 2018

Rack of lamb was great as always . Steaks are cooked well but under seasoned for my liking. Overall good food , fast , and and good service !

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OpenTable Diner (Minneapolis)
4.0
Dined on January 7, 2018

The Downtowner is one of our go-to restaurants for reliably great food, service and atmosphere. It never disappoints.

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Wally123 (Minneapolis)
5.0
Dined on January 6, 2018

We celebrated my fiancé's birthday with friends. The Downtowner is his favorite restaurant. Very good food, always exceptional service, and a gracious host.

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OpenTable Diner (Minneapolis)
5.0
Dined on January 2, 2018

Wonderful attentive service. Food was prepared perfectly. Can’t wait to visit again.

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OpenTable Diner (Minneapolis)
5.0
Dined on January 1, 2018

New Years Eve

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OpenTable Diner (Minneapolis)
5.0
Dined on December 31, 2017

Mushroom dip....OMG...the best!
Also had the swordfish which was extremely tasty.
All employees work together in running food, bussing tables, and is just run like a well oiled machine.

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