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Finnish Bistro

2264 Como Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55108-1722
+1 651-645-9181
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“quiche” (12 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Scandinavian
$$ - $$$
2264 Como Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55108-1722
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Was here about a year or so ago and thought it great fun. This time around, not so much. I had the lefse/egg scramble and it was almost gross. The ham they use is very sweet, the scrambled egg was brown, and then they just...More

Thank brenda d
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

A wonderful café situated in a quiet and beautiful part of town. Menu is wholesome and unique, the food is very good with a lot of healthy choices. They also have wonderful coffee and espresso drinks. And if that weren't enough they have some wonderful...More

Thank S K
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We stopped at the Bistro for lunch as a friend had seen it highlighted on a local program. I ordered the reindeer quiche which came with a very generous salad. I've never had reindeer before so I thought that I'd give it a try. The...More

Thank Rowing_Queen
Reviewed 14 March 2017

After reading a great review in a local newspaper, we decided to try Sunday Brunch at the Finnish Bistro. The Pulla French Toast looked and tasted fantastic - tons of sweet fresh fruit. The Classic Breakfast was also nice - filling and the added salsa...More

Thank tracieb218
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I had a late lunch on Monday at the cute Finnish Bistro. The lefse with salmon was massive and absolutely delicious!! It was filled with spinach and other tasty veggies and the spices were unique and fantastic. I don't think I've tried anything like that...More

Thank Katelyn B
Reviewed 9 March 2017

A favorite of mine for brunch, now including beer and wine! The remodel is great because you can now order your food and drinks at one place. It really opened up the space. We had a group of 7 and it as challenging finding room...More

Thank ExportLove
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

They have small molten chocate cakes that they seem to sellout quickly. Large outdoor sidewalk seating in summer with some occasional music. Interesting interior with some antique tools and memorabilia. Very good!

Reviewed 1 March 2017

This café has now been renovated. It can seat more people, is quaint and such a delightful place to meet up with a friend. Last Saturday Mr. T was playing and he did such a nice job. I had the French Toast to eat with...More

Thank Debra S
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We have had a few snacks here over the past week and found it very pleasant. We have had one evening dinner meal. Interesting and tasty. Breakfast was good and coffee better than the average. We will go again.

Thank Margo D
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This restaurant sits on a corner in a cute part of town. We went for breakfast on a Saturday. We had the Klassico- the Classic Breakfast. The food was ok, coffee good. My gripe was the tables were so close together. You have to stand...More

Thank MnMimi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Scandinavian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
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Open Hours
06:30 - 16:00
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2264 Como Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55108-1722
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-645-9181
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