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Grand Avenue

Saint Paul, MN
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Great Food and Fun Shopping

Grand Avenue has a long tradition of amazing shops. New adventures in food, eclectic shops, fun... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Carol-Ann B
Restaurants, shops, and lovely homes

Grand Avenue is the thoroughfare that runs from the Mississippi River to Downtown St. Paul... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sam R
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Rich in local history and charm, this long avenue spans 25 blocks filled with old homes, small shops and restaurants.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Grand Avenue has a long tradition of amazing shops. New adventures in food, eclectic shops, fun coffee shops and more!

Thank Carol-Ann B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Grand Avenue is the thoroughfare that runs from the Mississippi River to Downtown St. Paul, parallel to 94, to its south. It's full of fantastic restaurants and cafes, cute shops (mostly independent, but a few high-end chains are scattered throughout), and a number of residential...More

Thank Sam R
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The stores and restaurants on Grand Ave are well worth visiting and frequenting, ranging from casual restaurants to many types of small stores and a few small chain storefronts.

Thank RDwarrior2010
Reviewed 10 June 2017

If you missed Grand Old Day, put it on your calendar for 2018- It is always the first Sunday in June- well worth the visit to hear music along the way,sample food, look in shops, and in general see what Grand Avenue has to offer...More

Thank talewine
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This is quite a bustling place for st. paul. i discovered it accidentally one eveni g an d loved it-cute little place, nicely lit at night-it looks like its own town.

3  Thank Tl D
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We stopped here to grab lunch and walk around + shop a little bit. The stores were nice, good variety of food, kept us entertained for a couple of hours. It was a little hard to tell how far the shops & restaurant dense areas...More

1  Thank RelaxedBadgerFan
Reviewed 18 March 2017

You must go to Grand Ave! It's fun to take some time and walk into the shops - there are so many ranging from bead stores, kitchen, clothing, boutiques- there are so many! Plan to eat at one of the many food spots. You won't...More

Thank Kelly R
Reviewed 11 March 2017

This road is amazing, so much food!!! I love the selection of independent stores and occasional chains. I've eaten my favourite pizza and breakfast along this road.

Thank Christian T
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I lived just off Grand Avenue many years ago and loved being able to just walk a block to get there. The business make-up has evolved over time (there never used to be any chain stores but there are now a few mixed in) -...More

Thank MarJar26
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Grand Avenue is the place to be. From the home made ice cream shop to fabulous little gift shops and antique stores to a local hardware store it is so fun. Don't forget to get your ice cream cone and you stroll along.

Thank hildy711
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Response from FlowerLover117 | Reviewed this property |
Staying in downtown Saint Paul would be very convenient. There is a magnificent hotel there called THE SAINT PAUL HOTEL. It is a little pricy but it is five star in every respect. There is a less expensive option - the... More