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Fabulous Fern's Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$American, ,
400 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-4508
+1 651-225-9414
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good45%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“lunch” (14 reviews)
“bread pudding” (2 reviews)
“soups” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Grill, Pub
$$ - $$$
400 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-4508
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely location on Selby near the cathedral, convenient parking lot, sunny windows, comfortable seating plan, good for conversation. Sadly the Sunday brunch was utterly BORING and absolutely not worth $17. I tried a dozen hot foods and salads, all bland. Caramel rolls and lemon bars...More

Thank brianbalk
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Fabulous ferns tends to draw the crowd that the other neighborhood restaurants don't want or don't fit in. I stopped in for happy and thought I would give this place another try. The bartenders where friendly, and I ordered a Bells Two hearted. The bartender...More

Thank TryppAdams
Reviewed 2 April 2018

This was a very disappointing brunch. The food was poor quality, cold and unappealing. I filled my plate once, picked away at it, and returned to the dessert table. I quickly decided there was nothing there worth the calories. I would have preferred an Easter...More

Thank thorsmom12
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

As the menu gets smaller, this place is turning into a run-of-the-mill bar. OK for beer I guess, but the food is completely dull. Had margarita flatbread (mostly cheese, room temperature) and spinach artichoke dip which was totally tasteless - reminded me of soup out...More

Thank SuperSnorkeler
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

First off this is in a really neat location. Stopped in for drinks and appetizers. The facility itself looks a little tired. The service was very good in the appetizers were okay. This ended up being a great place to stop in for drinks and...More

Thank sdgibsonlp62
Reviewed 22 December 2017

I've never been impressed or disappointed with Ferns. I've been there for business lunches, evening dinners, pre-game cocktails. It's perfectly average, and sometimes that's exactly what you need.

Thank Winnie J
Reviewed 22 December 2017

I used to really enjoy Fern's, but I think the quality of their food has deteriorated in the last several years. If I go now, I primarily go for drinks in the bar. It is sad, because the restaurant is large and lovely, and it...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 10 August 2017

A warm chicken dijon sandwich, exactly right on a rainy day when instead of walking to my car, I walked into Fern's for lunch. I asked for the small, more private booth for two (I was solo) so I could read while waiting for lunch....More

Thank maryrO2110CU
Reviewed 24 July 2017

The meal took way longer than it should have to deliver, some kitchen catastrophe, per our waitress, but it was very good.

Thank J D
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Great customers, great staff, great food and great atmosphere. This is exactly what a local pub/grill should be and is underlined by its popularity. If you get the chance then drop in, you will be captivated and like us will be sure to return

Thank jaybeediamond
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20 June 2015|
Response from Cheese4ever | Reviewed this property |
I do not know what their menu will be this Monday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
American, Bar, Grill, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-4508
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-225-9414
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