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La Grolla

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452 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1727
651-221-1061
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Minnesota
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167 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Met with previous work colleagues for lunch. There were at least 15 or more people. The staff was excellent, providing individual bills. The lunch was excellent, many choices of soups and salads. Basic salads available and could add chicken or shrimp. Probably as many different orders as people. Everyone pleased.

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Thank jammerspot
MN
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is one of our favorite restaurants in St. Paul. It never disappoints. Sat in the bar and our server Zee was great! Had our usual capasante which is always a must. Tried a new summer shrimp salad that was fabulous. Good for casual night, or a fancier night out.

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Thank St.PaulieGirl
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stopped here one evening, a bit unplanned, and were blown away with the fantastic food! It was a lobster sauce, and to die for. The outdoor patio is also a beautiful place to relax and enjoy a MN summer. We cant wait to go back!

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Thank redtail1990
Malaga, Spain
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My experience at La Grolla was sheer delight ....a marvellous sunny day ,exquisite food served on a delighful patio all accompanied by special friends. We were greeted by our server , a very helpful , happy young man ,who was very knowledgable regarding all dishes that we inquired about... We chose on recomendation from a friend the ravioli stuffed with... More 

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Becker, Minnesota
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184 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here for our wedding anniversary and it was really a mixed bag experience. We ordered a bottle of wine in the bar since we were 45 mins early for our dinner reservation. The place was already packed at 6:15 on a Saturday night. Very crowded in the bar and dining area. We enjoyed our wine at the bar... More 

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Roseville, Minnesota
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43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Oldest son is getting married and following the church rehearsal 22 of us filled up the 'Chef's Room' at La Grolla which we had pre-booked for the evening, One waitress, Lisa, took care of us and she accomplished the chore with grace and politeness. We had pre-ordered six platters of antipasto which were waiting for us as we arrived. The... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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91 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This Italian eatery was very disappointing. As a party of 4 we sampled different entrees, but had the same opinion: mediocre with sides that were undercooked and uninspired. We sat next to a decorative mirror that was filthy and added to the lousy ambiance. Service was average at best. Poor value for prices. There are far better places to eat... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

enjoyed a quiet dinner with family. the calamari appetizer was perfect the pasta was great. My daughter in law had gluten free pasta that was prepared perfectly.

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Minneapolis, MN
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117 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner recently and it was short of just okay, and for what we paid it was not a good value. My main entree veal was very good, but the sides were terrible. Why would you serve scalloped potatoes with an Italian veal dish versus serving a side of pasta or polenta? Also, the vegetables were an afterthought and cold.... More 

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Garfield, Arkansas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A few weeks in advance I had made a 6:00 pm reservation for our group of 12 and had been told at the time of reservation we could not reserve a spot on the outside terrace, that it was first come first served. Okay, no problem, I understood that. But upon our group's arrival the gal at the desk was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $40
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 9:00 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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 452 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1727
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: 651-221-1061

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