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Magnolias Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, American
1081 Payne Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55130-3738
+1 651-774-3333
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good45%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
26 Feb 2018
“Nice to go back home”
13 Oct 2017
“If you like breakfast,”
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Diner, American
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1081 Payne Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55130-3738
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

I grew up not far from here and thought it would be fun to visit a place in my old neighborhood. I took my 92 year old mother who surprisingly had never been here but remembered when it first opened as Magnolias in 1984. She...More

Thank JCJake
Reviewed 13 October 2017

this is the place to be. The Roast Beef Hash and Biscuits and gravy can't be beat. Service is fast and friendly and are happy to see you. East side treasure.

Thank Bob T
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Tiny Spot with big tasty food. Every thing I have ordered here has been good. Turkey dinner with dressing and mashed potatoes was wonderful. Great chicken salad sandwiches. Check out the daily specials, they are a great value. Don't miss the homemade pies, the always...More

Thank kay k
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

A St Paul icon, this restaurant features reasonable prices and excellent food. Today I had their roast beef hash with my breakfast. Pretty darn good!

Thank mah7925
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I had the hot turkey sandwich with mashed potatoes and gravy. It was delicious and the portion size was huge! I asked for all white meat turkey and that's what I got! The turkey is not your average Oscar Meyer turkey lunchmeat, but it is...More

Thank Ann R
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I have gone here for years. Love their chicken, soups, and pies! Recently went and had a Hot Turkey sandwich and it was Awesome Great Neighborhood place I highly recommend it

1  Thank Phantom0413
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We went here for breakfast and it was ok. Blueberry pancakes are quite large and have real blueberries. The scrambled eggs and hash browns were greasy. The blueberry muffin was quite good. Service was excellent!

1  Thank hippyways
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Magnolias is such a comfortable and relaxed small restaurant in St. Paul. It is definitely a favorite place to go as whenever we have been here it has been busy. Tonight our visit was with another couple of friends and the four of us ended...More

1  Thank heyjude0119
Reviewed 19 February 2016

I had driven past this restaurant many times. Finally decided to eat there with family. It's small on the inside.A few booths and some tables.I found the menu to have a great range of food to choose from. All at a good price as well....More

1  Thank Captain_Ken75
Reviewed 6 January 2016

This place is like a small town restaurant that was accented by light pastels and fake plants. If you lived in a small town at one point in your life, you know what I'm talking about. Their food is made from scratch and tastes like...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Diner, American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
6:30 AM - 9:30 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:30 PM
6:30 AM - 9:30 PM
6:30 AM - 9:30 PM
6:30 AM - 9:30 PM
6:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1081 Payne Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55130-3738
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-774-3333
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