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Address: Washington Square and Fourth Street, White Bear Lake, MN
Phone Number:
+1 651-407-7162
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Specialty shops, galleries and an outdoor market and live music during...

Specialty shops, galleries and an outdoor market and live music during summer.

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What's not to love at Washington Square?

Washington Square is great for a casual, comfortable, reasonably-priced night out with friends or family. I love their salads! Service has always been good, and their outdoor... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
G S
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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39 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Washington Square is great for a casual, comfortable, reasonably-priced night out with friends or family. I love their salads! Service has always been good, and their outdoor patio is awesome in the summer.

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Thank G S
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Designed by an architect in pleasant, modern style. Food very good, range of food: light, comfort food, very good desserts. Wide range of drinks at reasonable prices. Friendly young staff. Lot of local folk who enjoy casual dining at reasonable prices. A favorite of ours for several years. A bit crowded on weekends or special occasions, with relatively short wait... More 

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Thank Irl C
Hugo, Minnesota
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34 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

You can't beat the atmosphere, inside or outside! Great food. We usually go there for breakfast. In the winter it is so comforting to go in and there is a real fire going in the fireplace and the summer patio is beautiful! I have to agree with another post that when they are really busy, it can take a while... More 

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Thank Diane W
Mahtomedi, Minnesota
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37 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

This is a small restaurant on a corner in the city of White Bear Lake. It is a great little place to stop during the day or night! If you eat outside, you can bring your dog! They even give you a dish of water for your favorite pet! The food is good and they give you healthy portions! They... More 

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Thank Chiefyn1
1 review
Reviewed 4 September 2016

The food is excellent for breakfast, lunch and dinner and the patio is always a joy to sit on, but the service can be subpar. The servers rarely check on you and almost never offer to refill your water. I don't know if they are simply too busy but it makes the overall experience less enjoyable.

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Thank Mark Z
White Bear Lake, Minnesota
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is a favorite place for lunch with friends. Great patio, have not been disappointed with any menu item.

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Thank smega9
White Bear Lake, Minnesota
Level Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed 30 June 2016

This place is Awesome! I love the in door and out door seating! The staff is awesome.WE go here on a regular bases. You can't go wrong.

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Thank Craig A
Level Contributor
28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Have been to Washington Square several times over the years. My favorite is their breakfast, but they are great for a visit for lunch / dinner as well. If you like unique beers and pretty good bloody mary's, this is the place for you. It can tend to get busy and they seat first come first serve, so arrive early.... More 

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Thank Samantha H
White Bear Lake, Minnesota
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

We visit WS once a month or so and we've never left disappointed. The happy hour small plates at $4 are a good deal, we get a few of those and we get a couple glasses of wine each, and with a friendly tip get out for under $50. The service is good, the atmosphere is good, it's a nice... More 

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Thank Rick K
Lino Lakes
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39 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

I love this place. Fun atmosphere, great bartenders and wait staff. Prices a bit high but what isn't nowadays. Food is delicious. Great happy hour... Outdoor patio is fun and comfortable.

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Thank musicmanrj

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