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W.A. Frost & Company

374 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1825
+1 651-224-5715
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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374 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1825
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The patio has been the draw here for 30 years. We found the food expensive and ordinary. The patio does have great umbrella coverage in chase of rIN

Thank mckay19806
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food and service is always good. Excellent patio. Worth making a special trip if this is not on your normal list of restaurants.

Thank traveler2256
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last time I was here was in 1983! Back with my sweet Aunt again and loving every minute. The building is on the national registrar for style and age then you stop in for a meal. Honestly the most fantastic location plus amazing food! Do...More

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first visit to the patio at W. A. Frost. We had lunch on the shady patio, which was very busy. The waiter and their assistants were very attentive. They were knowledgeable about all items on the menu. The patio has both umbrella...More

Thank 172nancyj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great atmosphere in a classic Cathedral Hill restaurant. My meal - half a chicken on greens was bad. For $25 I expected something tasty, capably seasoned and nicely presented. What I was served was very salty with no interesting flavor - just salt. The broccoli...More

Thank CornellGirl
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

PAtio feels like Central Park. Interesting people watching. Mussels are some of the best I have ever had. Worth a drink.

Thank Brutus1968
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The English garden style patio is fantastic. This is a great spot for a drink on a summer day. The interior in winter is hard to beat, with nice fireplaces and old school charm. The wine flights are great values. The most disappointing part of...More

Thank R6653KLchrisr
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We had the Chef's prix fixe menu. All the courses were tasty and well presented. The waitstaff's pacing enabled a leisurely dinner.

Thank Ott0
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Frost is one of the great old St. Paul places. It was one of the first to venture outdoor seating that was not just a sidewalk add-on and it was a beautiful day to eat outside. I met a friend for lunch after not having...More

Thank Stephen P
Reviewed 7 June 2017

My husband and I had dinner on the patio the other night and it was delightful! We got there early (4:30 pm) so we got seated right away, but noticed people waiting by the time we left. It's a little expensive, so we shared an...More

Thank Linda S
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Response from Guri101 | Reviewed this property |
Apologies, I did not notice.
25 September 2016|
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Response from Ron W | Reviewed this property |
No idea.....I was there for my nieces wedding which was on the garden patio, and WA Frost catered. It ALL was excellent. I don't live in the area.. and don't know much of their daily thing.. but....I was a cook.. and... More
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21 January 2016|
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Response from Steve L | Reviewed this property |
I am not dead - certain but I believe they'll do this for you. You should however call ahead. Either way, the wine will cost you more!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
10:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 374 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1825
    (Western Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-224-5715
  • E-mail
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