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Nelson Cheese Factory and Deli

1562 Como Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55108-2543
+1 651-647-1288
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
4 weeks ago
“"Best sandwiches"”
16 Apr 2017
“Super tasty”
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Delicatessen
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DETAILS
1562 Como Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55108-2543
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We live nearby,so in the summer especially, will get delicious sandwiches and have a picnic. The food is always fresh and the staff are great. There can be a lot of people in line around lunchtime and they do a great job of preparing salads,...More

Thank PascalJo
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Lots of options and totally fresh. Just a great lunch. Only real issue is no place to dine in. But good for picnic to go!

Thank LiuFei
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Had as catered lunch at work for a group. Sandwiches were immense (seriously, consider splitting). All was good.

Thank djlund999
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is a family owned Sandwhich shop that several years ago morphed into 3 meals a day options.. They have great sandwich options, ie the St Paul, The Nelson etc. Plenty of options for salads, and breakfast to order. I have enjoyed their food for...More

Thank M G
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Shabby unimpressive exterior, what a surprise inside. Deli food, wine/beer shop, quiet outside seating in back, cheese and sizable $2 ice cream cones. Plenty of seating inside. We saw a European group buying wine and cheese for a picnic. Too bad there was no French...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Lunch is a treat when you get one of their salads! They make each one in front of you to your specifications. Everything is super fresh!

Thank Lesa C
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Finally found a place that would make a classic grilled cheese sandwich. I guess they are a cheese shop and deli. Grilled cheese had an outstanding fresh cheddar cheese inside. Had choice of bread and when with a multi-gran . Also, they created a fresh...More

Thank mumbojumboman
Reviewed 16 January 2016

I am lucky to live close to Nelson where I make it a must do to have at least one of their great sandwiches a week. They are carry out only and also have a wide range of salads and soft drinks - many not...More

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 3 January 2016

I'm a bit of a foodie - and I love coming to this place for their sandwiches and salads. It's a little pricier than a couple other fast food lunch options in the area, but well worth the extra buck or two. There is no...More

Thank Dylan B
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

These really are super good sandwiches. Definitely better than the national chains at very similar pricing. Will return for sure when we are in town. My brother loves this place and goes regularly.

Thank ReWynned
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:00
Monday
09:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 19:00
Thursday
09:00 - 19:00
Friday
09:00 - 19:00
Saturday
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1562 Como Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55108-2543
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-647-1288
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