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276 Exchange St S, Saint Paul, MN 55102-2417
+1 651-224-5606
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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276 Exchange St S, Saint Paul, MN 55102-2417
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to celebrate our anniversary at Forepaugh’s and it was definitely the right choice. John, our host and lead of the staff, was warm and gracious. Maya was our server and was attentive, knowledgeable, and had a wonderful smile. We shared the chorizo stuffed...More

Thank Brewpubowner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this place! It's in a gorgeous, old house, the food is amazing, and the service is wonderful. I actually got married here - it was a great place to have the ceremony and celebration. I highly recommend this restaurant!

Thank 505Jen
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

A home built in the 1800’s now a restaurant!! Several small dining rooms lovely ambiance and delicious foods. And our server Lori was excellent!

Thank jinksy33
Reviewed 23 January 2018

My wife and I wanted a nicer restaurant to celebrate our anniversary and we both wanted to try someplace we had never been. We decided to try Forepaugh's and it did not disappoint. The ambiance of the place is phenomenal and classy. Tasteful lounge music...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 5 January 2018

I went to this restaurant in the 1980s and the 1990s, but because I moved away from the Twin Cities, I haven't been here for close to twenty years. Before going tonight, I wondered: will this restaurant be as stunning as I remembered? The answer...More

Thank lacke010
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We decided at the last minute to see if there was an available table. While we reserved 7:45 on Open Table, there was a table open at 7 when we got here. The food was excellent, as was the service. The chorizo stuffed dates were...More

Thank Minnesota-mom-2012
Reviewed 5 December 2017

We have lived in the Twin Cities for most of our adult life and never tried Forepaugh's. Our big mistake. This is a charming 1800's home that has been turned into a beautiful place to have a romantic dinner. We made reservations for the 3rd...More

Thank don9290
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Growing up in Minnesota, Forepaugh's was always known as that special place to go for a fancy dinner. We met a few friends on a Saturday night and splurged on dinner. It is set in an historic Saint Paul mansion and it is true to...More

Thank Theresa989
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was beautiful, the ambiance was nice, and the food was tasty. We enjoyed our visit and received good service.

Thank Lauren G
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The last time we were at this restaurant was about 30 years ago when we were dating! We were not too impressed this time and won't come back! Way over priced for what you get! My Margarita was way too strong! Our service was slow...More

1  Thank Wendy B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 40
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 276 Exchange St S, Saint Paul, MN 55102-2417
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-224-5606
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