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Tavern on Grand

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656 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-3402
651-228-9030
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 36
    Excellent
  • 45
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Walleye

Great place to eat. The walleye was delicious. Unfortunately, the waitress misunderstood my order and brought me blackened walleye rather than fried. Both were very good, however. Good quality food served here.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
Charles M
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Leander, Texas, Usa
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Bar scene
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Leander, Texas, Usa
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Great place to eat. The walleye was delicious. Unfortunately, the waitress misunderstood my order and brought me blackened walleye rather than fried. Both were very good, however. Good quality food served here.

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Largo, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Because of the reviews here on trip advisor, my friend and I tried this place for a very late lunch/early dinner. We were extremely pleased with our entire dining experience! Our waitress was very pleasant and helpful and guided us through which Walleye dinner we would like to have based on our previous experience with Walleye in other places. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

As I said there were a lot of Walleye (a white fish from the Minnesota lakes) on the menu. We had the grilled Walleye dinner with potatoes and vegetables. I loved the taste of that fish with their tarter sauce.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

First of all,I want to express to readers of this that upon my arrival at the Restaurant,they did make the disclaimer at the Table,with a not that their Deep Fryer was down.This after a quick study revealed to me that half the Menu was gone,and Potato Chips were the substitute for Fries. I had the "Bemidji Club",my Spouse had the... More 

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Overland Park, Kansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

We went for one reason, the walleye. We were not disappointed. You can order a meal with deep fried, blackened, or grilled. You can order it as an entree, a sandwich, and as tacos. You can also order a WBLT, which one in our party did. Our server was just okay, the passive-aggressive Minnesota nice. A must for walleye lovers.

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Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Tavern on Grand is really the only place to tuck up to a Walleye dinner in St Paul. Just my opinion. I'm not a big fish fan, but this place does such a great job that I really can't order much else once I am there lol. Walleye bites and fries are my downfall here.

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South Lyon, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

It's a bar with very good food and service. That's it. Nothing fancy. It was just what we were looking for after driving around and looking at the impressive houses nearby. I enjoyed the club sandwich a lot. The fries are crisp, just the way I like them.

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Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

The walleye is, of course, out of this world. The rest of the menu is ok, appetizers and non-fish dishes looked pretty good. Kinda expensive but worth the experience.

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Northeast U.S.
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Having married into a family with strong Minnesota ties, I finally got fed up with being teased about never having eaten walleye. My husband and I brought his dad here for lunch. It was wonderful! Walleye is delicious, truly, and my sandwich was piping hot and beautifully prepared. We had a low-key, enjoyable meal, and I can't wait to go... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

The service is always stellar here! I cannot say enough about the fish. Amazing! My mouth is watering just thinking about it.

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Additional Information about Tavern on Grand

Address: 656 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-3402
Phone Number: 651-228-9030
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 12 to 30
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 656 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-3402
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: 651-228-9030

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 to 30
  • Cuisine: American, Seafood, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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