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W.A. Frost & Company

374 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1825
+1 651-224-5715
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“cheese plate” (22 reviews)
“lamb burger” (8 reviews)
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374 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1825
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our family of 6 enjoyed a wonderful brunch yesterday at W.A. Frost. I'd not been there in many years, and had no idea it now contains a nice dining room as well as the first class bar it's always had. The quality of the food...More

Thank Doug B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I felt underdressed when I came here to eat. The food tasted good. I felt it was a bit over priced. This place felt like it was for the middle to upper class white retirees of the area. I loved the architecture of the building...More

Thank kayakergrl2017
Reviewed 2 days ago

Wonderful ambiance. Good service. Outdoors is excellent. Food is above average with good selection. Wine selection excellent.

Thank jeffreyc97
Reviewed 4 days ago

Loved sitting out in the patio area for lunch. The Artichoke Grilled Cheese should be renamed to The Artichoke Grilled Sandwich with cheese. The salad was nothing but really colorful lettuce with a vinaigrette that was not to my liking. It was pretty to look...More

Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 4 days ago

We arrived without a reservation and was told that it would be 30-45 minutes before we could get seated on the patio (not their fault -- obviously) so we took a table in the very pleasant indoor area. Interesting menu, prompt service and very good...More

Thank Trup
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The atmosphere is very nice and cozy. Attentive servers. Not typical American dishes. Tasty food, but wasn't my kind of cuisine. Probably wouldn't go again.

Thank Donna P
Reviewed 1 week ago

As many people have said before the patio here is something special. Mostly covered by umbrellas and trees and surrounded by trees and shrubs, it is just beautiful. There cannot be a more attractive outdoor eating place in the Twin Cities Unfortunately the food is...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I are biased towards this restaurant because we had our wedding rehearsal dinner here, and many anniversary dinners since then (25+ years). We have never been disappointed, whether going for a pre-dinner drink and hors-d'oeuvres on the garden patio, or dining in...More

Thank T Ann T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You need reservations for the patio area. Food is good but portions are small. I ordered the 5 plates food course and it was interesting to try different plates. I did not liked the flourless chocolate dessert because was cold.

Thank Sara T
Reviewed 1 week ago

The patio has been the draw here for 30 years. We found the food expensive and ordinary. The patio does have great umbrella coverage in chase of rIN

Thank mckay19806
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Response from Guri101 | Reviewed this property |
Apologies, I did not notice.
25 September 2016|
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Response from Ron W | Reviewed this property |
No idea.....I was there for my nieces wedding which was on the garden patio, and WA Frost catered. It ALL was excellent. I don't live in the area.. and don't know much of their daily thing.. but....I was a cook.. and... More
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Response from Steve L | Reviewed this property |
I am not dead - certain but I believe they'll do this for you. You should however call ahead. Either way, the wine will cost you more!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
10:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 374 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1825
    (Western Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-224-5715
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