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Oak Grill

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700 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55402 (8th Street)
Located off of Nicollet Mall between 7th & 8th.
(612) 375-2938
Today
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Good for:
Casual Elegant

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Relaxed, old world charm

The Oak Grill in Macy's is the definition of class. Great food and attentive service. Book ahead to get a table near the fire place to really feel the charm.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
Kristi W
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Good for:
  • Casual Elegant
  • Reservations
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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47 reviews 47 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 NEW via mobile

The Oak Grill in Macy's is the definition of class. Great food and attentive service. Book ahead to get a table near the fire place to really feel the charm.

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minnesota
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42 reviews 42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

The atmosphere is so nice with cloth tablecloths. And the food is delicious. We ordered almond-crusted walleye which came with mashed potatoes and fresh vegetable. The dinner also comes with popovers! Yum! For dessert we shared the cheesecake with brandied blueberries. The two of us couldn't finish it. The service was fantastic! I can't wait to eat here again when... More 

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Willmar, Minnesota
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

The restaurant was a surprise. This is the first time I have stayed in the Nicollet shopping area and when looking at restaurant.com we saw that they had certificates for the Oak Grill. The restaurant is cozy with a fireplace. The food was decent price, quality and quantity was excellent. Our waitress was friendly and knew how to do her... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Top Contributor
144 reviews 144 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Christmas Eve in our family is always celebrated at this lovely dining room. We love the holiday decor, the service, and the food is always delicious.

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Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

This is a nice place to eat for a shopping break. The atmosphere is super nice, dark paneling with a fireplace. They take reservations and has great food. They are know for their popovers which is served before your meal, coming out hot with butter...YUMO! It's worth it just for the popovers. We both had the mandarin chicken salad and... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I visited after a trip to Santaland at Macy's. It made for a lovely evening. The food hold up to the Macy's, Field's tradition.

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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75 reviews 75 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Great holiday tradition. Oak paneled room dates back to 1947. Nice ambience with roaring fireplace and great menu. Wild rice soup and most menu items are outstanding including the pot pie.

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minnetonka. minnesota
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152 reviews 152 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

They don't take reservations, it's way up on the 12th floor of Macy's, it's downtown so parking is a challenge, but that doesn't deter anyone. Is there an old-school restaurant where everyone can take mom or grandma or both during the holidays? This is it. Good food, they serve beer, wine, and cocktails, and the food is great.

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las vegas
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244 reviews 244 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

The Oak Grill is located in the upper level (12, I believe) of the Macy's on Nicollet in Minneapolis. Entering this beautiful dining room is a walk into the past of very fine dining. The service was excellent in every respect for our party of four and service dog. The food was simply outstanding beginning with the mouth watering popover.... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

First of all, let me explain that my wife and daughter accidentally discovered Macy's fabulous store on Nicolett Mall in downtown Minneapolis last summer when we were attending the annual meeting of my company (Lifetouch). They have raved about that restaurant ever since. So this year, my wife and I stayed over the day after the meeting ended and explored... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 700 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55402
    (8th Street)
  • Public Transportation: Located off of Nicollet Mall between 7th & 8th.
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: (612) 375-2938

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?