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W.A. Frost & Company

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374 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1825 (Western Ave.)
+1 651-224-5715
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10:30 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Sat 10:30 am - 1:00 am
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Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A St Paul institution, but I had never been. I had high hopes and was excited after reading the history and the menu. But alas ... I won't be back. Three of us had a reservation, and two hours out, called to ask if we could add two more to our party. The answer was no. No? Hmm. When we... More 

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Thank Litr8r86
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WA Frost has one of the best outside dining patios in St. Paul... hands down. The food is so-so and the staff is O.K. (not bad, not great).

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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62 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best outdoor patio in St. Paul. Secluded yet spacious. Great drink menu and wine list. Happy Hour food is tasty and affordable.

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Sydney, Australia
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WA Frost serves some very lovely food. I'm generally impressed with the quality of the food, which is approachable but also very tasty and well presented. It was also nice to find out they allow BYO wine with a corkage charge. I can't remember exactly what the corkage per bottle was. Perhaps $15 or $25 a bottle? You'll have to... More 

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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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184 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious lunch, the braised pork sandwich was wonderful, just the right amount of spice. You must try the squash soup with spicy peppitas...so good. Burger was perfectly cooked with a nice bit of char. Dining space is charming, take some time to enjoy the artwork. Our server made spot on recommendations, and gave us perfect friendly service. The beautiful setting... More 

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Mniow, Poland
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Depending on the day/ crowd, the service can be slow- go with a group, and you won't mind waiting for your order- be sure to call for a reservation- the patio is a must for the summer, and the extended fall we are experiencing- Food portions are on the small side- I have been inside, but not recently- in the... More 

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Thank talewine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We chose WA Frost for our wedding venue. Second time around we wanted it to be small, quaint, and memorable. We reserved a back room that was perfect for our small group. Our server was none less than a personal attendant, attending to details beyond food service. The food was outstanding! The venue exceeded our expectations!

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Thank Mike L
Mercer Island
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stay in a local B&B and this restaurant was a short walk away. The food and service were excellent. The restaurant was quiet so you could easily care on a conversation. The menu had a good selection of american cuisine.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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723 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

A Place With lots of traditions and history in the walls! There are many Places in the buildings or outside for both drinks and a full meal. We started With drinks in the bar and continued With having dinner. I really enjoyed that there were some dishes one could choose between dinner plates or snacks size plate! Good service. I... More 

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Millington
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

Visiting the Twin Cities? This restaurant is a must. I was traveling alone and ordered a cup of soup, butternut squash I believe and two micro entrees; duck and white fish. Both were exquisite. Excellent wine list. I was there on a Monday night when many restaurants are dark. Not WA Frost. They also offered a tasting menu. If you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $40
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
10:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 374 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1825
    (Western Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-224-5715

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