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FACES mears park - CLOSED

373 Sibley St, Ste 155, Saint Paul, MN 55101-1905
+1 651-209-7776
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good20%
  • Average15%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“tagine” (22 reviews)
“pot roast” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Moroccan, Mediterranean, Spanish
$$ - $$$
373 Sibley St, Ste 155, Saint Paul, MN 55101-1905
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

Wonderfully delicious food! We started with the Prawn Burrata Bomb which was served with a spicy tomato sauce and was a fabulous starter! For dinner we had the Seafood Tagine, Pot Roast Tagine, and Seafood Polenta - AMAZING! For dessert we shared the Crème Brulee...More

Thank Beachlover1989
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We flew into Minneapolis and stayed at the Intercontinental in St. Paul before driving into central Wisconsin to see family. Coming from San Francisco and been to many major cities in US and world wide, we did not expect to find such an international top...More

Thank 383marilyn
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We jested finished eating at Faces. I had taken the advice of "Trip Advisors" reviewers on the best restaurant near at the new Hyatt Place hotel-- never appeared while scrolling through the nearest. As it turned out ate at two highly rated restaurants that had...More

Thank Nineunder
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Opened and run by David Fhima, this place has been on a steady decline for quite some time. Nearly deserted during the lunch hour and service has been generally slow the last time I ate there The menu selections are limited, which isn't a bad...More

Thank t-bonetraveller
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We had dinner on a Tuesday evening. The service was friendly, attentive and very good offering suggestions from the menu. We shared a starter which was a Morrocan dish that included peppers, carrots, potato and some other items that we were not familiar with but...More

Thank FritzW18
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We have been here several times and really love the food. I know some people have had poor service, but fortunately we have always been lucky with our servers. However, on this visit we ordered a bottle of Seghesio Zinfandel and the waiter came back...More

Thank NorrieOC
Lori F, Manager at FACES mears park, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2016

Wow, That does not sound like fun! While we are happy that you enjoyed the food, your full experience is not how we intend FACES to be represented! We apologize for this set of circumstances and would like to say thank you for taking the...More

Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

While sitting here for 45 minutes waiting for dinner to arrive (yes, we ordered 45 minutes ago and have been here an hour) I have read other reviews. I really like the restaurants reply to one who said they don't care and the restaurant thinks...More

Thank TxJason1972
Lori F, Manager at FACES mears park, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Thank you for taking the time to also go online with your review of the restaurant after you sent an email directly to our website at the same time (to which we replied as well). As we stated in the email, it is unacceptable that...More

Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We bought a groupon for this first visit and made a phone reservation. I really don't get negative or neutral reviews :) maybe some should stick to chain restaurants lol The service was perfect and the food was delicious as expected. We had prawn tagine,...More

Thank Pierre M
Lori F, Manager at FACES mears park, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2016

Thank you so much for coming in and taking the time to review us! It is very much appreciated and.... we agree ;-)

Reviewed 7 July 2016

Pros: The restaurant is in a great location across from Mears Park - made even better if you can snag one of the three outdoor tables on a lovely evening. The sea salt fries with Bernaise sauce were incredibly flavorful, ditto for the braised lamb...More

Thank npm47
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Perfect setting for a work function with huge windowslooking into Mears park. There is a semi privare party space for a group function. Food was creative and tasty. Staff is friendly and helpful.

Thank DaisyElowen
Lori F, Manager at FACES mears park, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2016

Thank you so much for reviewing us! We hope to see you soon!!!

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$36
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 373 Sibley St, Ste 155, Saint Paul, MN 55101-1905
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-209-7776
  • E-mail
At FACES mears park, we craft fresh, wholesome, comfortable American cuisine, utilizing modern and Old World culinary artistry. Our beautiful space features a sit-down bistro, wine bar, and bakery. Helmed by executive chef David Fhima, FACES mears park uses local, organic and sustainably farmed ingredients. We are a Twin Cities dining destination and a fixture in the Lowertown St. Paul community. Our guests are welcomed with the warm hospitality for which David is known and delighted by the stunning interior created by Billy Beson. Whether dining in or picking up a rotisserie chicken, baguette and bottle of wine to go, our guests enjoy an array of options made with the best local ingredients and without additives, preservatives or processing. FACES mears park has an extensive wine list featuring organic, biodynamic and sustainably farmed options.
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