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Salut Bar Americain

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917 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105 (Milton Avenue)
651.917.2345
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Andover, Minnesota
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111 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Ate dinner here last week. We both had the sea bass special. It was very good would compare to any in the city. Service was excellent. We did not have reservations but was seated in less than twenty minutes. Our server was very attentive, she was there when needed without being overbearing. Reasonable prices for the area. Would recommend

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Rockaway, New Jersey
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had rehearsal dinner for my son's wedding at Salut. Two thumbs up! Great place. Food is wonderful. Staff is really nice and friendly. We have about 30 guests there and everyone was happy with food and facility and atmosphere at Salut. SPECIAL thanks go to Private Dining Manager, Larissa La Mere and our server Kyle, who's done just excellent... More 

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minneapolis
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed patio dining during Happy Hour. Quiet and relaxing. Not a lot of choices for Happy Hour food, but what was offered was very good (sliders, shrimp po'boys and onion rings were excellent). Our server was friendly and patient with all our questions. We didn't feel rushed to leave once we were finished eating. I would eat here again.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Salut offers excellent food at a fair price point. The restaurant is located in a beautiful setting, whether you dine inside or on the patio, and is situated nicely in the heart of the Grand Ave shopping district.

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Saipan, Mariana Islands
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187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great brunch on a Saturday. Just wishing that the regular lunch menu was also available. Great crepes and quiche. Salut Americain was very tasty and we needed three of them as well a Côte de Rhone. Recommended.

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Thank IslandFolks
Encinitas, California
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

My wife enjoys the outdoor patio at Salut in the summer. We ordered crab cakes for an appetizer and bouillabaisse and herb chicken for entries. Wine was a Pinot, Evenham from Willamette. Wine was not served for sometime until the manager brought the bottle to the table. The bread was already eaten. Then the crab cakes followed by the two... More 

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Roseville, Minnesota, USA
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

The good: Salut Bar Americain on Grand Avenue in St Paul has a beautiful location, and their outdoor seating area is lovely on a summer evening. The service is very good. The rest: the most inexpensive wine, a step below Two Buck Chuck, is over $6/glass. The food is, at best, inconsistent. The chicken on my cobb salad was so... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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93 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Went to this place on a whim after wedding shoppe down the road. The place is a little pricier than your average but it is Grand Ave so it comes with the territory. Everything was delicious, except the salad dressing but I can let that slide, based on how good everything else was. Try the frog legs, they are surprisingly... More 

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Thank Kris V
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

A coworker who used to live on Grand Ave. recommended this place to me. She knows I love French food, and when I saw the menu I was sold. I took my parents out for lunch and we all loved it! My mom & I had the walleye meuniere and my dad had the french country omelet. The walleye was... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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138 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

I think if our service had been better, the food would have tasted better. This is an example of how the service can set the tone for the entire meal. We headed to Salut for brunch. The menu is solid -- typical bistro brunch and breakfast items. Our waiter was a little snarky. Rather than answering legitimate questions about the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8 - $40
Cuisine
American, Bar, French, Gluten Free
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 917 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105
    (Milton Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Easy access via the main bus line off of Grand Avenue.
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: 651.917.2345

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