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Cecil's Delicatessen & Bakery

651 Cleveland Ave S, Saint Paul, MN 55116-1293
+1 651-698-0334
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“potato salad” (30 reviews)
“corned beef” (33 reviews)
“matzo ball soup” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
651 Cleveland Ave S, Saint Paul, MN 55116-1293
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great corned beef sandwiches! The Best in the Twin Cities! Great prices, friendly and quick service! Outstanding apple strudel too!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank muffy628
Reviewed 3 days ago

I grew up eating corn beef from the Lincoln Del. Since they closed so long ago, I've been going to Cecil's, which is a chore since I live in Brooklyn Park. Cecil's corn beef, roast beef, breads and cole slaw is the best in the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BRUCE J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have loved this place for decades, as have many devoted customers. The deli and restaurant both hold fast to what they do best---a terrific menu of sandwiches, blintzes, soups, and much more and familiar, high quality deli items. Try the cold borscht soup with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rgiusti2
Reviewed 3 days ago

My father will be missed at Cecil's. He would go nowhere else and talked about their pastrami all the time. Great food and great service

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lisabethmackall
Reviewed 3 days ago

A favorite place for lunch and to pick up one of their incredible loaves of bread. So many great flavors to choose from! Rye is still the one we take home most often.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tom K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't know how I've missed this place all these years! Fabulous deli food! Never tasted better in New York! Will be coming back again and again.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Marsha M
Reviewed December 12, 2018

This place can be very busy over the lunch hour. Make sure you get there around 11:00 am to get a seat. I always order the Ruben.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Joe L
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Being a Cantor and keeping Kosher is not a lways easy..I have know thé owners for quite some time...thé staff is top notch..and thé owners son Aaron makes me a Kosher Robin To die for..I love this place...but get there early for lunch..its a lways...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CantorMitch
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Service staff easily overwhelmed here. Noon rush presents a dizzying array of patrons trying to pay their table tab at register, while others mill about at deli counter to purchase take out. Confusing pecking order. Need systems engineering overview. Food very good and sought after...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Dirk M
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

My friend recommended this place to me as a St. Paul institution and suggested that I try the chicken salad with a side of potato salad. Big mistake— the chicken salad was mostly rubbery dark meat that tasted like the Underwood ham spread from my...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank VandelayNJ
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atxitmom
July 26, 2017|
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Response from kurti38 | Reviewed this property |
Ahhh with prices, sorry. The prices were reasonable for the food we got, I wouldn't call the place low budget but we wouldn't hesitate to go back here again and again.
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kris3315
June 7, 2015|
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Response from HMS10970 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not aware of any. Suggest you call them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 651 Cleveland Ave S, Saint Paul, MN 55116-1293
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-698-0334
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