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English first
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Friday lunch was at D.B. Searle's in their banquet area. Pulled pork sandwiches, a great salad, tomato basil soup, and drink was the menu and it was terrific. Then we came back for dinner that evening with the choice of steak, chicken, or ravioli. The salad had vinaigrette dressing. And then there was our "re-birthday" cake. The dinner was for... More 

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I love this place!!, I've celebrated birthdays, and have had many dinners with close ones and relatives at D.B.'s The building itself is historic and holds a high place in the hearts of many of the locals of St. Cloud MN, myself included...great place, always classic.

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Stillwater, Minnesota
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Ok, I'm not a whiner and I hate to give a place a bad review but our experience today was well below par. Sunday afternoon, middle of the Vikings game, place less than ½ full. Starting with a small, weak cocktail, I ordered their classic burger - advertised as a ⅓ pound (precooked). Brother ordered sliders. Waiter tells us they... More 

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Bismarck, North Dakota
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

My mom and I wanted to eat at a "farm to table" restaurant while in town a few weeks ago and were glad to find this as an option. We arrived quite late (9:45 PM) and we weren't sure if we'd get in since they close at 10 PM. We were ready to accept the fact that we were too... More 

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Sioux City, Iowa
Top Contributor
207 reviews 207 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

My sister and I were in St. Cloud on a shopping excursion. She'd been to this fun bar/restaurant before and figured it was just the type of place I might like. She was right. We arrived on a Saturday afternoon and were two of only several people inside. We chose to sit at the bar. The bartender was very friendly... More 

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We had reservations for our anniversary. We were seated in a terrible location - right at the top of the steps which we dealt with -- however, both the chairs and the bench seat were so wobbly we didn't know if we would end up on the floor. The blackened Walleye was good - however, there were several bones. Don't... More 

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NJ
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

felt like I was intruding on the waitresses' time with bar patrons. they forgot some of our food, rest was cold as was the bar overall

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

We had a great time on New Year's Eve. It was a very nice meal. We were seated in the loft, it was warm up there. Overall great place to eat. We liked that we didn't feel we were eating with the table next to us. Highly recommend this place!

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Top Contributor
115 reviews 115 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

D B Searles had always seemed a college hangout to me so would pass it by. Last week, we stopped for early evening drink to find excellent food. The wait staff was enthusiastic about the place explaining that the food was made in the restaurant, not frozen pre prepared. Happy hour half price appetizers were great, flatbread pizza with crust... More 

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Suffolk, UK
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53 reviews 53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Historic building with bar area on first floor and casual dining, but walk to the back of the bar and go upstairs to the third floor. Good restaurant with a relaxing atmosphere, and a very interesting historic background, including the Men's Restroom.

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Additional Information about D.B. Searle's

Address: 18 S. 5th Ave., Saint Cloud, MN
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Cloud
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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