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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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Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
French, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
917 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-3043
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Reviewed 5 days ago

8 of our family met from all over for a very pleasant and fun time. Service was perfect, attentive, informative and friendly. The wonderfully varied menu produced a special seafood stew, delectable duck,a scrumptious salad, and various iterations of beef, from hamburgers to rare steak....More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Salut has been our “go to” restaurant for years with great soups, burgers, mussels and pomme fritte. Went there this evening and my wife and I each had a crock of the French Onion soup. It had the delicious melted cheese and crouton baked on...More

Thank Edward H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been with a large group and the whole experience was average. Starters were reasonable, and the main course was not very good. Desert was good, and service was attentive but not enough to the group. Beer options are quite reasonable. Maybe it is...More

Thank Mauricio S
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Gee, I want Salut to be my favorite place! It's a beautifully put-together place, we've had some great service and some good food. Our last time there we sat on their cozy patio for maybe one of the last days we could have this year....More

Thank NashRambler17
Reviewed September 28, 2018

I really am puzzled as to why people like this place so much. In my opinion the menu is limited, the prices are too high and portions are small. Food is okay, but does not command the prices that are charged. The whole vibe of...More

Thank Profjr
Reviewed September 23, 2018

I recently arranged a Family Reunion Luncheon for 42 people at Salut Bar Americain in St. Paul. They were wonderful to work with. We had a lovely private room (Provence Room) for the event - at at no additional charge. The event turned out perfectly....More

Thank Gayle M
Reviewed September 2, 2018

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 August 30, 2018

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 August 23, 2018 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
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October 2, 2016|
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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
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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