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Casper & Runyon's Nook

492 Hamline Ave S, Saint Paul, MN 55116-1613
+1 651-698-4347
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“stuffed burger” (37 reviews)
“fries” (115 reviews)
“wings” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
492 Hamline Ave S, Saint Paul, MN 55116-1613
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1 - 10 of 427 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a dive with great food, this is the spot!! It’s often crowded, and you’ll have to wait for a table, but the food and ambience is worth it :) there’s even a bowling alley in the basement!

Thank askelly24
Reviewed 16 August 2018

I LOVE the Nook. It is easily my favorite place to eat at in the Cities. My roommate and I were on the hunt for the best Juicy Lucy and we definitely found it at the Nook! We live in Milwaukee and come here every...More

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 7 August 2018

There are many great selections at this local restaurant. It has a strong neighborhood feel and great, friendly service. Great want to enjoy a leisurely, casual meal with friends or family.

Thank BDDusbiber
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We picked this as a lunch stop during a road trip. Typical diner food, but sometimes you gotta have it. Great atmosphere. Busy place and pretty small. Loved the blast from the past in the basement- a vintage bowling alley! Set in a nice area...More

Thank Deenmachine
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Their Juicy Lucy's are incredible. Try the Paul Molitor with the pepper jack cheese, that's my favorite.

Thank Joe L
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped in here on a suggestion from a friend and we were so happy we did. We had the Nook Curds and the Cutie Lucy on our visit and felt we had the best meal while on vacation! The curds were and over the top...More

1  Thank ABQvolcanogirl
Reviewed 23 June 2018

I have not been there for a few years . I am still impressed with the place. Not only do they have great burgers (etc) but they have a nice variety of beer . And it 's cold. The Nook has a nice neighborly atmosphere...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 21 June 2018

In town for business, and colleague of mine decided to take me to a “place close to his house”. What a lucky man. The Nook is classic from when you pull-up to when you leave. It is a long established neighborhood bar. Head into the...More

Thank MacungieJohn
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Often times you can tell the quality of the Burger Restaurant by the line outside. Such is the case at "The Nook" there is a forever line of burger aficionados standing outside awaiting the special goodness. The burgers are excellent, hand cut fries are great...More

Thank mikealmeida
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Saw a review on the internet for best dives in Saint Paul and decided we had to try the Nook. Street parking only, but that is no problem and the neighborhood is safe. Very crowded for a Thursday evening, but found two seats at the...More

Thank Thaddeus W
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voymary
24 November 2015|
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Response from Justuscd2 | Reviewed this property |
Did you mean motels? If so, not close. It is located in the Highland, Macalaster area of St Paul across the street from Cretin High School.
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voymary
24 November 2015|
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Response from pnygaard1 | Reviewed this property |
No not close Highland Park area
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 492 Hamline Ave S, Saint Paul, MN 55116-1613
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-698-4347
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