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Sarna's Classic Grill

3939 University Ave NE, Columbia Heights, MN 55421-3764
+1 763-788-3939
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (8 reviews)
“walleye tacos” (2 reviews)
“stuffing” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
3939 University Ave NE, Columbia Heights, MN 55421-3764
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would describe Sarnas as an upscale Applebee’s. Good food and good service. A fun place to dine with a group of friends and even play Bingo.

Thank Carole I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had my favorite: the walleye tacos. Also had Monday special of Martinis. Service is always great and the food is always good.

Thank Marilyn J
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I flew back to Minneapolis for a visit and family reunion with my sister in August. We had a girls only family reunion here on Saturday August 26, 2017. There were about 15-20 of my family that attended. Food was good, and the drinks were...More

Thank lizzie0244
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Walleye made for Minnesotans and everyone else for that matter. Garlic mashed spuds that would make your Mama proud. Dessert - WOW! Michelle rates an award of her own - OUTSTANDING!

Thank RSW2346
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

This is one of our go-to places for family brunch on Sunday. They have a nice variety of food with fruit, salad, and classic brunch items. The staff are always welcoming and friendly too.

Thank tttgoddess
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Service was great. Food was fantastic. The restaurant was very busy, but we didn't have to wait long for our drinks or food.

Thank Vmh5218
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We've eaten here many times. The food is good and I LOVE that they don't microwave anything! The service is good. The only negative is that the last time we were there, a couple of new servers wore a lot of perfume (we are very...More

Thank Mickey M
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I like going to Sarna's as it is close to my house and the menu is varied, I usually have the walleye tacos appetizer and always enjoy them. I usually ask for Teresa's section as she is the best wait person! Whether I go there...More

Thank Marilyn J
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Used to be pretty good, but portions are significantly smaller now. Owner hangs around and looks intimidating. Servers don't seem too happy. Food just seems cheap, but pricey. Seems like too many "home style" items on menu, but not in a good way

Thank Katie W
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Nice liesure atmosphere. Portions are big and priced right. Came on a Saturday for Bingo, drinks and food. Plenty of parking

Thank whichwaynow2
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Response from Marilyn J | Reviewed this property |
I don't know either. Call them at 763-788-3939
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3939 University Ave NE, Columbia Heights, MN 55421-3764
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Columbia Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 763-788-3939
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