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Afro Deli & Grill

5 7th Pl W, Saint Paul, MN 55102
+1 651-888-2168
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good29%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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African, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
5 7th Pl W, Saint Paul, MN 55102
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Can't be beat for East African food. Went there on a Groupon and returned and recommended to others since. Rave reviews all around.

Thank GayleMidd
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Today I stopped for a roasted veggie sandwich. Served on a grilled panini, it included eggplant, red peppers. And onion. There are meat options for sandwiches and salads. Some of the dishes were typical of Mediterranean fare, with others highlighting Africa. There is a very...More

Thank Peggy W
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Unique combinations of ingredients. Reasonably priced. Very tasty. Service is friendly and fast. Seating is limited; outdoor seating available in the summer.

Thank DaisyElowen
Reviewed July 3, 2018

We have eaten here a few times, and always have gotten a good meal at a fair price. You order at the counter and then get a buzzer to notify you when the food is ready. Most recently I had the chapati with chicken and...More

Thank jabberwockies
Reviewed June 13, 2018

I've never had African food, and the rice with chicken was fantastic (I think that's called chicken fantastic).

Thank alrivera01
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

Afro Deli catered our event this evening, and they were just incredible. Awesome food that our guests raves about, professional staff and beyond helpful customer service. I will use them every chance I get from now on. Chef Musa cares about your event as much...More

Thank kyrstenolson2006
Reviewed March 7, 2018

If I worked in downtown St. Paul this would be my most frequent lunch choice. Their food is fantastic, it is made fresh in a quick fashion, and the staff is super friendly. My favorite dish is the Afro Asian Chicken Suqaar. I have tried...More

Thank Bill K
Reviewed December 16, 2017

Delicious food and satisfying food at a great location. I enjoyed a simple chicken dish that kept me feeling full and happy all day long.

Thank Tinnemeier
Reviewed November 8, 2017

I used to frequent the Afro Deli when it was on Riverside in Minneapolis. This was my first visit to the Saint Paul location by Palace theater. I love the spot. The inside is a bit smaller in front than the size of the Riverside...More

Thank ExportLove
Reviewed October 25, 2017

This place -- it's tucked away but so worth the find!! And the prices are very manageable! Try the Chicken Fantastic YUMMY!!

Thank PinkVikingGirl
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10:30am-9pm no reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 7th Pl W, Saint Paul, MN 55102
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-888-2168
  • E-mail
A fast, friendly, and affordable place for anything from coffee and tea, to lunch, dinner, and dessert. Afro Deli is a social venture that attempts to weave together business with community and culture. We offer great food at great price served quickly. All of our dishes are made fresh and prepared Halal. We also cater all types of events & meetings from small to large.
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