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Wild Onion

) #487 of 733 Restaurants in Saint Paul $$ - $$$ American, ,
788 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-3306
+1 651-291-2525
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
8 Nov 2016
“Please again with our latest visit”
16 Sep 2016
“Service not as good as in the past”
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
788 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-3306
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 2 March 2017

Do NOT go to the Wild Onion! We went there last night for a few drinks with friends to celebrate my husbands new job offer. There were about 10 people in the entire bar. We went up to the DJ and requested my husbands favorite...More

Thank mandyjniebuhr
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Stopped in for dinner around 7:30 on a Saturday. Got seated right away. Friendly waitress. Got a water right away, then waited..... Finally got a drink. Ordered cheese curds. Don't bother, marinara was bland. Ordered smoked turkey melt. Very good. Also ordered burger. Couldn't get...More

Thank MUSpecial
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Recent working dinner business meeting with colleagues and could not of been more pleased. The menu offers a wide variety to choose from especially for those with discriminating taste buds. Service was top drawer with very pleasing politeness and respect. The yes sir no ma'am...More

1  Thank Brian D
Reviewed 21 November 2016

In my younger years we used to go to the Onion quite often, The atmosphere was much more relaxed than the clubs in downtown Minneapolis. Recently we were thee for my Bachelor party. My fiance was not allowed to enter the the building due to...More

1  Thank Kent B
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Stopped on the way to a party to grab a drink and a bite to eat. Menu is trying a little to hard to be edgy or interesting and a lot of their version of things are a bit odd. Very dull beer selection and...More

1  Thank Paul B
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Been to the Wild Onion several times, in fact this is not even my first review. I like the atmosphere for visiting with friends, I like the food and the beverages. In general, there is just not much to dislike at this place. Was the...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Second time there, two years apart and really disappointed. The food was totally lacking in flavor and the chef (cook) showed no passion for what was coming out of the kitchen. Messy plates with thrown together food. The server was good, but some manager who...More

Thank jojoishere
Reviewed 21 September 2016

I've been here several times, not by my choice, and every time I've been there the place smells like stale beer and disinfectant. Not very pleasant. The food is average at best and the drinks are the same. Service is okay. Not my favorite place...More

Thank MNtravelman
Reviewed 17 September 2016

My wife and I visited the Wild Onion in the early afternoon for lunch. I had the Chipotle Turkey Melt and my wife had the Caesar Salad. The Turkey Melt had a decent taste but was too heavy with cheese. I was not able to...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 19 June 2016

It wasn't busy when we were there but I can imagine that it could get pretty noisy because the tables are pfretty tight. The food was really good. I had the Tavern Steak sandwich .....very tasty

Thank Debbie V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 788 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-3306
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-291-2525
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