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Tavern on Grand

$$ - $$$American, ,
656 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-3402
+1 651-228-9030
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“walleye” (115 reviews)
“shore lunch” (11 reviews)
“sampler” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
656 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-3402
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Reviewed yesterday

Number one wife took the dog for a walk a few whiles ago and came home with a broken wrist. After getting her third cast at a late hour we decided to celebrate with some walleye at the TOG. 'Twas great. I had the North...More

Thank Thaddeus W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went for the walleye not disappointed. Get the walleye sampler to taste all preparations.I liked the blackened or grilled. All were well prepared. Went on a Sunday night. Not real crowded but waited a long time for food to arrive. Decor getting worn out but...More

Thank meldeucef
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Super nice and informative bartender. He helped sway us to get the walleye sampler and it was outstanding! He gave us some background on the business (I won’t divulge the secrets, stop in to find out), and gave us recommendations to visit in the area....More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Celebrated our 20th Wedding Anniversary here a coupe of nights ago. Service is top notch! We were waiting for a table that we wanted(had already been in contact with 2 waitresses who were so happy to make sure we were happy) and an employee walked...More

Thank Joanna T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went at the suggestion of an info desk person at mps. He recommended the walleye. The location is a bit out of the way for folks staying by the airport, but we were pleased with our meal and enjoyed the knotty pine atmosphere of the...More

Thank rollinbannow
Reviewed 11 September 2017

The four of us went here early on Saturday evening (about 5:00). No problem getting a table in one of their rooms (the place is separated into smallish spaces). Our server was pleasant, engaging, and professional. Plates were cleared when done and water glasses kept...More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We had never eaten Walleye before and this restaurant was recommended to us as a place that governors and presidents have dined. We ordered the Minnesota plate which had MN wild rice and asparagus, along with the fish. The restaurant has a rustic feel, like...More

Thank 160beverlys
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Celebrated my birthday with family still in town after another birthday party. Don't need a reason to go here however as it is THE best place in the cities for walleye. Had it beer battered this time and it was out of bounds perfect.

Thank azroadster
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Known for excellent walleye, what else to order today? Both had the walleye shore lunch, blackened. Delicious. Four stars as it did have some small bones, which they warn you about in advance. House salad was very fresh, very good.

Thank Henry H
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Came him for dinner with a focus on the walleye dinner and sandwich. The dinner is less expensive between 4 & 6. We liked both. We also really liked the onion rings that were NOT greasy, unlike many we've tried elsewhere. Cole slaw also was...More

Thank Seniordad
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30 May 2017|
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Response from 2saltydawgs | Reviewed this property |
The Walleye was great- just had lunch and at airport now writing reviews :-) Had the plate with the wild rice - just as I had hoped for, delicious and just right!! Thank you all!!! Once again, TA folks know the best places!
Nancy K
23 July 2016|
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Response from Mortimerfan | Reviewed this property |
There is no patio.
Nancy K
23 July 2016|
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They do not take reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 656 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-3402
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-228-9030
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