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Fun and cool place to hang out

This is just a great place to be in St. Paul. Good restaurants, cool shops, kitschy places. It kind... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Charlottesville, Virginia
Coffee, paint, clothing on Grand Avenue

Take a stroll along Grand Avenue in St. Paul and you'll find your art supplies at Wet Paint, your... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Tucson AZ, United States
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Rich in local history and charm, this long avenue spans 25 blocks filled with old homes, small shops and restaurants.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is just a great place to be in St. Paul. Good restaurants, cool shops, kitschy places. It kind of has it all.

Thank wombat1223
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Take a stroll along Grand Avenue in St. Paul and you'll find your art supplies at Wet Paint, your coffee at various shops, your interesting clothing at many shops, and wonderful cafes.

Thank maryrO2110CU
Reviewed 5 August 2017

If you're visiting St. Paul this is a place worth spending a day on. take a great mix or places to dine, enjoy a beverage of your choice, or indulge in some of the best ice cream( Izzy's) you will ever enjoy. How popular is...More

Thank sconehunter
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Grand Avenue has a long tradition of amazing shops. New adventures in food, eclectic shops, fun coffee shops and more!

Thank Carol-Ann B
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Grand Avenue is the thoroughfare that runs from the Mississippi River to Downtown St. Paul, parallel to 94, to its south. It's full of fantastic restaurants and cafes, cute shops (mostly independent, but a few high-end chains are scattered throughout), and a number of residential...More

Thank Sam R
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The stores and restaurants on Grand Ave are well worth visiting and frequenting, ranging from casual restaurants to many types of small stores and a few small chain storefronts.

Thank RDwarrior2010
Reviewed 10 June 2017

If you missed Grand Old Day, put it on your calendar for 2018- It is always the first Sunday in June- well worth the visit to hear music along the way,sample food, look in shops, and in general see what Grand Avenue has to offer...More

Thank talewine
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This is quite a bustling place for st. paul. i discovered it accidentally one eveni g an d loved it-cute little place, nicely lit at night-it looks like its own town.

3  Thank Tl D
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We stopped here to grab lunch and walk around + shop a little bit. The stores were nice, good variety of food, kept us entertained for a couple of hours. It was a little hard to tell how far the shops & restaurant dense areas...More

1  Thank RelaxedBadgerFan
Reviewed 18 March 2017

You must go to Grand Ave! It's fun to take some time and walk into the shops - there are so many ranging from bead stores, kitchen, clothing, boutiques- there are so many! Plan to eat at one of the many food spots. You won't...More

Thank Kelly R
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.23 km away
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10 March 2015|
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Response from FlowerLover117 | Reviewed this property |
Staying in downtown Saint Paul would be very convenient. There is a magnificent hotel there called THE SAINT PAUL HOTEL. It is a little pricy but it is five star in every respect. There is a less expensive option - the... More