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Downtowner Woodfire Grill

253 7th St W, Saint Paul, MN 55102-2522
+1 651-228-9500
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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253 7th St W, Saint Paul, MN 55102-2522
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We celebrated a birthday here before a concert and had reservations so that helped as it was very busy. Our servers were attentive and food was good

Thank roseee311
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food, ambience, and service are great. Best happy hour in St. Paul. appetizer $3. Jackie the bartender is professional and makes the best Martinis.

Thank Stephanie L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Downtowner is a great place for a great dinner out. You can actually go with friends and have a conversation. The fire is very welcoming and makes the place super cozy, especially in the winter. Drinks are great (they don't hold back on the...More

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I met two business associates there, and I picked here from a recommendation from a friend. It was excellent, especially enjoyed the buffalo shrimp & crepe brûlée! There was lipstick on the glass of beer that was served to me and it was corrected immediately.

Thank Gremiliam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We read the reviews for this restaurant and we were not disappointed by any means. The food is awesome, the prices are very reasonable, the atmosphere is marvelous and parking is great. I would also like to mention what a great waiter we had -...More

Thank AprilDaisy58
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

first off, this restaurant has it's own parking, so you will not be paying for that. the restaurant smells wonderful even before you enter, with the woodfire oven in the corner. it has a different menu depending on when you visit - we went for...More

Thank Steve E
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Had dinner on a Sunday evening. A variety of dishes available from Chicken, lamb, fish and steaks. Also a variety of pasta dishes as well as pizza and large salads. Appetizers and excellent desserts also available. The food was very well prepared, arrived hot. Wine...More

Thank jammerspot
Reviewed 23 April 2018

My dinner guest and myself were looking for a moderate dinner before an Ordway show. We picked the Downtowner for its location, easy access, and moderately priced menu. The location was nice an warm on a cold night. The dining room and bar area were...More

1  Thank rickophoto
Reviewed 13 April 2018

There was a group of us, 9 total, reservation was made. Good selection of sandwiches, salads, pizza and pasta. Staff was polite and friendly. Some table spacing was crowded but appeared to be ADA accessible. Clean rest rooms, good illumination. Try the Walley Filet, it...More

Thank Captnslow
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Our first night in town and on a cold night looking at the photos and reviews on TripAdvisor decided the Downtowner would be perfect spot given the fireplaces and the proximity to our hotel. Our meals were very good and the portion of steak with...More

Thank BobfinNH
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 7th St W, Saint Paul, MN 55102-2522
    (Chestnut/ Walnut)
  • Public Transportation: Bus stop at the corner of our block.
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-228-9500
  • E-mail
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