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Downtowner Woodfire Grill

253 7th St W, Saint Paul, MN 55102-2522
+1 651-228-9500
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“steak” (26 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
253 7th St W, Saint Paul, MN 55102-2522
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I was late checking into my hotel and dinner plans fell through, so I just headed over to the Downtowner. Had looked online for restaurants near my hotel and hadn't ever tried this one. I started with a caesar salad, which was very good and...More

Thank greyhound515
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had several out-of-town family members in for a weekend so we made reservations for brunch after church on Sunday. The food was excellent as was the atmosphere. The service was a bit slow, but we had a group of nine so that may be...More

Thank tscollett
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Live this place. Free parking and great Happy Hour prizes . The appetizers were great The seating is very nice and the decor is pleasant. The stone walls and water fountain adds the ambiance

Thank stephen s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Downtowner Grill is just the spot for a special event. The food is exceptional, the service is great and it is in in downtown St. Paul.

Thank Karen E
Reviewed 24 August 2018

The food at this St. Paul restaurant was the best we had on our tour of Minneapolis/St. Paul. I had the Amish Chicken, which was cooked to perfection. The grilled viggies were good, too. My husband chose the Sirloin w/peppercorns. It was even better than...More

Thank capitollover
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Try The Cajun breakfast. Hash browns are always cooked well and food comes out hot every time. Good coffee, good service, reasonable prices.

Thank James G
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Went to the restaurant from advise from hotel staff and was not disappointed. Great atmosphere, like going back in time. Staff was very friendly and accommodating. The breakfast was very good and portions were large.

Thank Nolan J
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Visited the Downtowner twice while in St. Paul. Each visit was exceptional. Had the grilled swordfish on first visit - yum! And the day we visited an unexpected surprise was the 1/2 price special on wine. Second visit, over-indulged from the appetizer menu - guess...More

Thank Dawn B
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We recently met friends here and had a great time. The ambience is nice and the food tasty. Our server was efficient but not very friendly. The Seafood pasta was great.

Thank Colleen L
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Nice spot. Was here a couple years ago. Practically downtown. We had an early reservation and were seated promptly. After about 45 minutes both our backs were hurting, don’t know why but the chairs did not seem right for us. Within ten minutes we had...More

Thank Henry H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 7th St W, Saint Paul, MN 55102-2522
    (Chestnut/ Walnut)
  • Public Transportation: Bus stop at the corner of our block.
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-228-9500
  • E-mail
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