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Address: 1601 University Ave W, Saint Paul, MN 55104-3820
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+1 651-647-0486

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Food and a concert

We took in the Chuck Prophet concert in March, 2017 and had a wonderful time. It is a great venue for a concert. There is some seating (unlike some venues) and you can also... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
MrShayo
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We took in the Chuck Prophet concert in March, 2017 and had a wonderful time. It is a great venue for a concert. There is some seating (unlike some venues) and you can also stand. We decided to have supper there during the warm-up band and it was good food. The menu is a little limited but there was enough... More 

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Minnesota
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Paid $25 apiece to hear two groups. Ate in downstairs Clown bar. Food there excellent as well as service. Then got admitted before front doors opened for concert. Very limited seating, so standing bar for most people.. About 300 people present and significant numbers were talking to each other during the music. If performer spoke, it could not be heard.... More 

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Thank jammerspot
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I love the Turf Club. The Sunday brunch is especially fun. Last week it was a polka Infused brunch with a dynamite polka band with incredible polish inspired eats. The family is welcomed at brunch that begins a few hours after a more raucous crowd left having enjoyed music the night before. The bar is a beautiful wood relic with... More 

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Thank Roger G
Shakopee, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

Went to see a band for the first time after the historic Turf Club was renovated. The place looked great and the atmosphere was cozy. The band was super and such good sound for a smaller venue. Never seemed over crowded even though the band was sold out. Beer selection is good. Waitress was very attentive. Did not try the... More 

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Thank PaulNelson74
Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016

They have old time country western music during Sunday brunch! that alone make all other brunch options obsolete! Then, the food is awesome! I had one of the best grilled cheese sandwiches ever and it comes with a cup of yummy tomato soup! The brunch fare-huevos rancheros, eggs benedict, etc looked great as well. It's an institution and going there... More 

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Thank Liz M
st paul
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

If you are looking for live music in a smallish bar, check out the Turf Club. Plan to eat too-- their kitchen cranks out some delicious food. We saw Charlie Parr perform. The place is on the Green Line, otherwise, there is parking in the back or on the area streets off University.

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Thank kate c
Minneapolis
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

Recently attended a performance by opener Mike Gunther followed up by headliner Charlie Parr. Both presented outstanding musical offerings with a great deal of enthusiasm, original tunes and skillful renderings. Both performers were enthusiastically received by the standing room crowd and delivered high octane, high decibel but eminently listenable renditions.

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Peoria, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015

This is a great club for bands and guests! The sound was good, the staff was friendly, there was plenty of free parking in the lot behind the club, and we enjoyed our dinner from the restaurant downstairs.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015

Nice small venue for this concert. Service was good, friendly and fast. Not sure a better attended concert would go over well here, as the room seems almost divided in two, with the better sightline happening on one side. Good sound though, and I enjoyed the night!

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Thank Ft_Garry
Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2014

We attended the Sloan concert here. Our first visit, and we understand the venue's recently undergone a significant renovation. We were impressed with how charming the main room was, how well laid-out the seating was, the excellence of the staff at the bar... we also had dinner before the show in the awesome Clown Lounge downstairs. We started with a... More 

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