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La Grolla

452 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1727
+1 651-221-1061
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
452 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1727
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service and food on a weeknight. We split appetizers and the seafood combo a loved it! Salads are also good for sharing.

Thank NancyVeverka
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

I made reservations for 5 on a Saturday night. We got there right on time with one extra party in our group. The staff was very accommodating to add the sixth person to the table. The service was fantastic. The food was fantastic. And the...More

Thank sdgibsonlp62
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Another favorite of mine on Selby. The patio is so lovely in the summer, but the inside is also quite nice. I have never had a bad meal, and the wine list is very nice. Always, ALWAYS, ask about the specials. They are usually fantastic!

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Four of us met for dinner at 5:30 for dinner.There are many choices from seafood to various pasta dishes. Also there were about 10 specials for the day, all recited without notes by the server. We had a mixture of pasta dishes and seafood. All...More

Thank jammerspot
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Don't go to this place if you expect that making a reservation means you will be seated in time! It is only about giving the establishment a guess on how many seats they can expect to fill; it is not about providing good service to...More

Thank diasporic
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I always look forward to dinner here. While the pastas are delicious, the real gem is in their red meats. The rib-eye, lamb, and specials with red meat are always the most coveted on the table. I also love being able to balance the richness...More

Thank Wander_Fully_Full
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We decided to visit here for our early adult thanksgiving dinner! We arrived early ( thank goodness because it got busy.) The server was super sweet and and was attentive when she should have been. The food was much better than I thought it would...More

Thank voltech2
Reviewed 18 October 2017

My boyfriend and I decided to dine at La Grolla before going to a concert at the Place Theatre. The service was quick and the food was delicious! Great spot for a romantic date night!

Thank Abbie E
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Went to La Grolla for my husband's birthday dinner. Since it was threatening rain but balmy, we decided to risk sitting in the gorgeous, 2-level courtyard, and were glad we did - the interior space seems a bit crowded and possibly noisy. Food: We started...More

Thank JunebugMN
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Terrific ambiance outside-old Italian inside! Staff was, how you say, attentive and fast enough. Lingering outside to enjoy environment was permitted. Reminded me of New Orleans, including the food, which was great tasting and creatively served. On a going-back scale: 9 Oh yes, set inside...More

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Bob P
10 September 2016|
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Response from Debra S | Reviewed this property |
I think having a reservation on the weekend is a must and really wouldn't hurt any other time. But for Lunch and early dinner you might get lucky without one.
Thaddeus W
8 July 2016|
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Response from Henry H | Reviewed this property |
Ask them, but yes, I believe so, back dining room. Very nice.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 452 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1727
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-221-1061
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