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American Burger Bar

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American, Bar, Grill
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354 Wabasha St N, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1418
+1 651-222-2123
11:00 - 02:00
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Sun 16:00 - 02:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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101 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We went on a very slow Thursday night about 7pm. The variety of burgers and interesting combinations on the menu including the customizable Build Your Own is what peaked out interest and brought us in the door. Unfortunately, the food just doesn't meet the expectations. I had a build your own veggie burger with blackberry jam and carmelized onions. The... More 

Thank ExportLove
Zurich, Switzerland
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34 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ABB doesn't look very inviting from the outside, but is actually quit nice inside. Nice bar, good music. The food however way too salt. Service is OK, but the memory that stays is that the food was way too salt. Too bad.

Thank 2012martine
Woodbury, Minnesota
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42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped between sessions of the state hockey tournament. The place was busy and we had to wait 35 minutes for a table which was to be expected. We were given water and our order was taken within 10 minutes. What was not acceptable was the ONE HOUR from the time our order was taken until it came. The waitress... More 

Thank Dave K
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

The food is good, although the small fries can be a bit soggy, the staff is usually courteous and prompt but the food is WAAAY overpriced. $15 for a burger and fries to go is ridiculous.

Thank Alfred G. O
Vulcan, Michigan, United States
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Came for a late dinner after the hockey game. Decent food, we had mac & cheese & the chicken sandwich. Service was good & they were open late.

Thank Jamleip
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a burger on a Friday night, not busy...great burgers! Fairly close to rice park. The fried cheesecake was good too.

Thank Lisa Paulino N
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Very busy before the Wild game. Our waiter was not excessively attentive, but he had tables all over the restaurant. This place has the best fries!! Very thin and salty :) the burgers also have an exceptional amount of options like cheese curds on top! Definitely worth a visit!

Thank Sarah B
St paul,mn
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Lunch on a Saturday, not crowded at all. Received food about 45 minutes after ordering. Fries might have been good if they had not been so cold. Burgers were barely warm. Had to remind server of drink orders and find our own silverware. Although it took a long time to get an "adult" ice cream shake..it was delicious. Server was... More 

Thank Kat&Cue
Cedarburg, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Great food but service was very slow today for lunch. It too almost 45 min for the 7.99 American burger special.

Thank Kristin L
Northern VA
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24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Extremely creative burger menu (peanut butter, alligator, Juicy Klucy) and other cool choices like a grilled chicken with sliced strawberries and blackberries. Tiny, shoestring fries.

Thank dcmarianne

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
American, Bar, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 354 Wabasha St N, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1418
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-222-2123

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?