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Tanpopo Noodle Shop - CLOSED

308 Prince St Ste 140, #140, Saint Paul, MN 55101-1437
+1 651-209-6527
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good51%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“udon” (12 reviews)
“teishoku” (3 reviews)
“sushi” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Asian, Japanese, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
308 Prince St Ste 140, #140, Saint Paul, MN 55101-1437
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Reviewed May 17, 2017

Really bummed that we only went here for the first time shortly before learning the owners are closing the restaurant and moving on to new and as-yet unspecified new adventures. Wonderful food at a mid-range price, very good service, and a beautiful interior space with...More

Thank DingPression
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

I met a friend here at 5:30 at it was fairly empty, by 6:30 there was a wait for a table. The place isn't huge, maybe 20 tables but there were a few large groups as well. I had the Tori Udon($10.75) with a Summit...More

Thank TryppAdams
Reviewed November 29, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner here, and so did our friends and my niece. Most of us had noodle dishes. The spicy pork one was delicious. The atmosphere here is clean and casual. Service was good. I would absolutely go back.

Thank Wanderfool44
Reviewed July 31, 2016

This place truly keeps in the tradition of the Japanese people. Decor is unique but simple and subdued. The food is authentic and served efficiently, professionally, and friendly. All of our meals were healthy and well rounded. Everything that got past my lips had my...More

Thank Kim W
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Just ate here with my folks the other night for the first time in over a year. I love this place so much I don't even know were to start... The delicate tempura, the balanced dashi in the Soba and Udon soups, the perfectly broiled...More

Thank Trevor C
Reviewed June 16, 2016

Dined here with friends. It was our first time. The service was very good. We ordered the sushi special and various diners as well as a bottle of wine. It was all delicious. We had a Teishoku, a couple of different Soba's and an Udon....More

Thank 2Travel-4funNow
Reviewed May 19, 2016

This is a real find in an artists quarter! Nifty noodle offerings, wonderful soups in a lovely intimate setting. The shop is now next to the new ballpark in a building filled with gallery spaces and artist. A great choice if in Lowertown and the...More

Thank jesseMN
Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

Nice place to visit and food is excellent. Ramen and California rolls are out of my expectation. Quietly restaurant with Japanese decorations.

Thank Hanlin C
Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

Tanpopo has a contemporary but warm, relaxed atmosphere and enough variety to suit tastes and dietary differences. It is a place I forgot about because St. Paul but this was a great friends' night out. It was also an unexpected but pleasant choice for a...More

Thank Anaispins
Reviewed November 4, 2015

I tried this restaurant on a whim and was not disappointed at all. We ran the gamut with sake, beer, a sushi roll app, and entree's and all of it was enjoyable. I had the Tonkatsu which is a breaded and deep friend pork cutlet...More

Thank BrettS2013
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 Prince St Ste 140, #140, Saint Paul, MN 55101-1437
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-209-6527
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