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Salut Bar Americain

917 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-3043
+1 651-917-2345
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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French, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
917 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-3043
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the fork and knife chicken sandwich with a side salad and it was very good. It came out piping hot with a fresh bun and everything melted together nicely. The restaurant was fairly busy for the time of day (4pm on a Saturday)....More

Thank Dlbos
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I’ve always enjoyed Salut until today when I had poor food. The chicken crepe contained dark meat that tasted as if it had been cooked previously and then reheated for this dish. The crepe was thick and soggy and the lemon sauce was tasteless. The...More

Thank Alfred D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Road trip! While in The Twin Cities area, we had lunch with friends at Salut. The service was excellent and the food was very good. The French Onion soup was outstanding. The walleye meunière was also excellent except that the haricot verts were slightly tough....More

Thank Dan A
Reviewed August 9, 2018

I feel so bad leaving a negative review because we have been here before and enjoyed it, but needs mentioning... My son and I came here a couple days ago and ordered the large cold seafood platter appetizer that had shrimp, muscles, lobster, crab and...More

Thank AJLmama
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Traditional French in style, a charming place. Food is excellent and at a reasonable price. We ate outside in the courtyard area. Staff are very friendly and the service was excellent.

Thank jdoradio
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful meal recently at Salut. The bread, entrees, and dessert was excellent. To top it off the service was great. Our server was very helpful and efficient.

Thank norby49
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Great food and terrific patio for the great Minnesota summer days. Always happy with the menu and drinks.

Thank t d
Reviewed July 3, 2018

We love visiting St. Paul every summer and taking a walk along Grand Avenue. We usually enjoy a lunch at Salut Bar Americain. Sitting outside on the patio is a delightful experience. We have had excellent food which has met the Zagat ratings. We enjoyed...More

Thank kampavilina
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

There are two ‘Salut’s’ in the Twin Cities; this one has a better venue by far. It’s nestled on historic Grand Av and has a much larger and shaded patio than the Edina location. The great thing about Salut is the food offerings; you can...More

Thank David K
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Service was excellent (we were there a little before the lunch hour rush). The server gave good information about special items on the menu. I'd give the food a B+.

Thank swiss7615
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Response from NFD2016 | Reviewed this property |
Prices are $$....specific prices available on their website. Crab cake I had was on appetizer menu at I believe $13 which is what I am used to paying for crab cake and portion was greater than I usually get. Think French... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 917 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-3043
    (Milton Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Easy access via the main bus line off of Grand Avenue.
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-917-2345
  • E-mail
Salut Bar Americain is a neighborhood brasserie that offers classic bistro favorites like French Onion Soup, Salade Nicoise, and Steak Frites, as well as fresh seafood, burgers, sandwiches, and an array of daily specials. Whether you feel like Champagne and oysters or a burgers and fries, Salut can complement your selection from our full bar and well-selected wine list. Salut's private dining spaces are cozy, intimate and welcoming. Perfect spaces for private events that require a unique setting. When privacy is called for and you're hosting a business affair or a groom's dinner, Salut offers unique dining options featuring chef prepared menus.
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