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981 Sibley Memorial Hwy, Saint Paul, MN 55118-5109
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Ranked #122 of 798 Restaurants in Saint Paul
Price range: $31 - $40
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: 35e
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English first
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

We usually get the tasting menu. Everything is superb, including the wine pairings. Wonderful experience! Recommend!

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Springfield, Illinois
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79 reviews 79 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Nonni was chosen by the father of the groom to host a rehearsal dinner. There were about 45 of us, including children. The menu selected for us was incredible, with a variety of antipasti, lovely pastas and main courses. Especially memorable was the salmon and asparagus, as well as (for vegetarians) the potato gnocci and fresh mozarella. Service was seamless... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

For $$$ per meal one would think the food would be good and that the chef wouldn't, when finding out he ran out of your ingredient, make his own choice as to the substitute without asking the customer, wouldn't one? Also, wouldn't one expect that for $$$ per meal that one would get enough to eat? When one chooses a... More 

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Stillwater, Minnesota
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I guarantee you will love this place. So many people do not know about it and it is worth the 10 minute drive from downtown St. Paul. It is off the beaten path, but in a very safe location and the food, service and ambiance are amazing! We go here frequently and highly recommend it! If you like Italian food,... More 

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Top Contributor
114 reviews 114 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We visited on a weeknight for a special occasion. The menu was a bit difficult to decipher, as there are two prices listed for most dishes and no indication if the lower price is a smaller portion or a lunch pricel. However, our server was knowledgeable about the specials and gave us a nice description of those. Despite the restaurant... More 

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Farmington, Minnesota
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22 reviews 22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Happy hour with great wine choices and a nice patio. Try cheese platter and calamari. Good attentive service. Tried many dishes but the Best item on dinner menu is osso buco. Will return again.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

The short answer for the three-point rating is this: Of the five food items we ordered, only one was good enough to be considered 5-star -- the other four items did not "wow", and a couple of them were not prepared well. And for the prices you pay, there is no excuse for anything being less than "wow", especially to... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Our server was arrogant and indifferent to his job. The two managers loved talking to a couple tables but basically ignored everyone else. It took 1 1/2 hours to finally get our entrees after I tracked down the server. He disappeared after that and sent over a manager, who blamed the kitchen, instead of taking any responsibility for their poor... More 

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Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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200 reviews 200 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

It seemed to us if you are not a regular you don't matter at this restaurant. We drove across the Twin Cities to eat at this restaurant and what a waste of time! Our server left us sitting several times to chat with other customers and not once did he serve us and come back to check and see if... More 

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Mendota Heights, Minnesota
20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Not a wannabee, not make believe, not processed foods: Osteria Nonni is one of the best Italian restaurants in the Twin Cities featuring great food and an impressive selections of wines. Tucked away off of I-35E and Sibley Memorial Highway in the SW corner, this family-owned restaurant serves up scrumptious entrees and appetizers! Just to get a taste, linger over... More 

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Additional Information about Osteria I Nonni

Address: 981 Sibley Memorial Hwy, Saint Paul, MN 55118-5109
Phone Number: 651-905-1081
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
Open Hours:
Monday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
Cuisine: Italian

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