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214 4th Street E, Saint Paul, MN 55101-1481
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wed - Thu 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Amherst, New Hampshire, United States
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532 reviews
346 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 324 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

In the Twin Cities to visit family. Had ridden the Light Rail from Minneapolis to tour the area. There is a stop at the end of the line at the Union Station, in St. Paul. We got off to visit a spot which fifty years ago had been the first stop for many of my journeys by train. We noticed... More 

Thank michaelr630
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

The lunch buffet is outstanding and reasonably priced with a wide selection of excellent offerings. The restaurant is in what was once the original waiting room at St. Paul's Union Depot hat has been renovated. Before or after lunch walk around the depot itself which you can get to by using Metro Transit's excellent Green Line light rail which stops... More 

Thank Larry M
Elk River, Minnesota
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62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

We had lunch at Christo's in Minneapolis. My son had the pastitso, I had salmon and my husband had gyros. The food was good, not exceptional, but the prices were very reasonable. The soup, a lemon egg soup, is very good, and the pita bread was warm and tasty. The salmon was baked in filo and had a very good... More 

Thank Deborah H
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

Christo's, well-known of course in MPLS, have a fabulous new St. Paul Location that captures the feeling of a Manhattan or European train station with the cavernous ceiling and roped in table area. Wonderful luncheon buffet, reasonably priced, with courteous attentive service.

Thank Pbaileyglobal
Woodbury. Mn
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

A warm experience with great Greek cuisine in the old Saint Paul railroad lobby. Great heating makes this a fine winter location despite the large volume to be heated. Much fine detail has been preserved in the decor. Generous portions of Greek staples make this a good night out.

Thank 596geoffb
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

We came here for our anniversary dinner, as we had Greek at our wedding and love to indulge. We were staying nearby and came without reservations. It is an interesting set-up, feeling like you're in a bus station (because you are?), but the food was delicious, the prices were reasonable, and the portions were enormous!

Thank Danette G
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

I had to hang out in the train station for 5 hours on Saturday night. Business had just started. I was seated quickly and served just as fast. I got a sampler plate and everything was so good, tasty and unbelievable. Price point was very aggressive. I don't travel to Union Depot much, but if you're there, it is a... More 

Thank Robert M
Prague, Czech Republic
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Great restaurant. In visiting Minneapolis for 4 days, we ate here 2x. SO good. Lunch specials are incredible. Make sure to have the milopita for dessert. Ooozy and crunchy and sensational.

Thank onemachies
The Villages, Florida
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

WHAT an all around great experience it was to join our family here for a meal/ visit; being downtown St. Paul, validated parking, the Historical Union Depot environment, the lighting and architecture we couldn't stop looking at, the classy but yet casual feel, ..... Most of all, we enjoyed the friendly and attentive service given to us AND the wonderful... More 

Thank Margo F
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

The lunch buffet is great. The food and the selection on the buffet is really good. There is plenty of seating and it is great for couples, friends or coworkers. And the give you a piece of baklava at the end.

Thank Sarah J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 4th Street E, Saint Paul, MN 55101-1481
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: 651-224-6000

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?