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Washington Square Bar & Grill

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4736 Washington Sq, White Bear Lake, MN 55110-3257
+1 651-407-7162
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08:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 01:00
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White Bear Lake, Minnesota
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been going to this place for the last 5 years. Pros. Good food, people. I like the indoor outdoor seating. They give you a nice plate size of food. This place is usually always busy. Cons. Parking can be difficult. Sometimes there can be Long wait times for your food when it is really busy and it can get... More 

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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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149 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always have good food and service at this restaurant and bar. Mexican food is excellent, even though its not what you'd expect to find here. Other items are very good as well

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Thank MSP-Mike
East Bethel
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is amazing. It seems like any other bar and grill but they do everything really good. They have a very large micro-brew selection. I recommend anything by Castle Danger. I had the pils and it is tremendous. Tried the Buffalo wings. Wonderful. Then I got adventurous and tried the posole (not sure if that's the correct spelling). It... More 

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Thank Bob H
Moorhead, Minnesota
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62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I met a friend of mine and his two kids at this restaurant since it was close to where he was staying. Parking was difficult since there are a lot of businesses in the vicinity. I walked about three blocks or so once I found a spot to park. The restaurant has minimal atmosphere. There is a bar and a... More 

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Thank Boyd B
White Bear Lake, Minnesota
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Food is always good at Washington Square. Sitting outside on patio or by one of the fireplaces indoors, great ambiance.

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Thank Catherine S
Stillwater, Minnesota
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

It is a consistent theme at Washington Square as I have been there many times over the years. Atmosphere is wonderful any time of year. Smelled of wood burning fire when we walked in; great on a Winter's night. Great patio in Spr/Summer/Fall. Food is very good; Nice menu variety and prices are average for this type of restaurant. If... More 

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Thank Joanna T
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Best burger in town. Their burritos are also delish and more authentic than most places. Fun patio in summer.

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Thank Reginaoftheroad
Yreka, California
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253 reviews
216 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the outdoor patio dining. The bar service was friendly, and the drinks were nicely prepared. The food was not great, but a pleasant dining experience. Liked the casual laid back vibe. Great place to watch White Bear Lake MN pass you by.....

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Thank monsoons2013
Newport, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

We walked in with a party of 10 and got a table straight away. Good menu with plenty of choice. They have an excellent range of beers on tap and in bottles from various small breweries. The food was good with generous portions.

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Thank stebb2016
Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
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74 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

It is my pet peeve to have a midsize bar that serves lots of beer with a one stall bathroom. Why don't you make them unisex and increase the odds. Okay back to the food . I had the spicy pulled pork sandwich. It wasn't really spicy - unusual , but I liked it! Not what I was expecting at... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 01:00
Monday
08:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 01:00
Thursday
08:00 - 01:00
Friday
08:00 - 01:00
Saturday
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4736 Washington Sq, White Bear Lake, MN 55110-3257
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  White Bear Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 651-407-7162

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White Bear Lake, Minnesota
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?