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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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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“stuffed burger” (20 reviews)
“burgers” (155 reviews)
“fries” (105 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
492 Hamline Ave S, Saint Paul, MN 55116-1613
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went for an early supper and the place was already packed. We had a couple beers while waiting for a table. We had cheese curds for an app and they were good. We got the stuffed burger and bacon cheese burger. Both were very...More

Thank hambone843
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a great time at The Nook after playing with our grandson at Maddox Park last weekend. The friendly atmosphere and fantastic Molitor Hamburger capped off a lovely Autumn day!!!

Thank MinnWildStars
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an experience with the staff and two managers that was so hurtful to our kids and our family that it's hard to even describe. We stopped by to get cheese curds, (and pay way too much because we are loyal) and save a...More

Thank AntandSarah C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for late lunch for Juicy Lucys. Yummy! Hamburgers stuffed with super melts yummy cheese. A hole in the wall kind of place.

Thank Claudia L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good service in a small and narrow restaurant. The lower level has a bowling alley that the place annexed a few years ago. Funky walls and ceiling.

Thank gkthomp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant gets really good traffic, despite the lack of parking. I have been there several times and always order a burger basket. The burgers are good but not the best I have had. The french fries are a little soggy- maybe some people like...More

Thank gypsylady75
Reviewed 14 September 2017

What a great surprise. We have been looking for that casual, comfortable, affordable place with outstanding prices. Don't ask why it took us so long...Just dumb I guess. Was there last night. Loved the place. Will go back frequently. Thought about going back tonight (Wednesday)...More

Thank gjv43501
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

This was our first time at Caspers. We found it fun with great food. Great outside experience. Hope to go again soon!

Thank Nina C
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We tried several burgers with the cheese inside, I had one with pepper jack cheese it was good. Now the bacon maple glazed cheese curds were outstanding, I highly recommend them. Beer selections seemed a little lacking not much for dark beers. We sat downstairs...More

Thank ben r
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Ever since I was a kid I only liked to eat hamburger and still do. I have eaten hamburgers at many restaurants, at home and fast food establishments throughout the years. The Nook and Shamrocks have the very BEST, JUICY, hand packed burger I have...More

Thank Tammy P
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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.
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
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 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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