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La Grolla

452 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1727
+1 651-221-1061
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“capesante” (11 reviews)
“pasta” (42 reviews)
“lobster” (17 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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452 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1727
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four of us met for dinner at 5:30 for dinner.There are many choices from seafood to various pasta dishes. Also there were about 10 specials for the day, all recited without notes by the server. We had a mixture of pasta dishes and seafood. All...More

Thank jammerspot
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't go to this place if you expect that making a reservation means you will be seated in time! It is only about giving the establishment a guess on how many seats they can expect to fill; it is not about providing good service to...More

Thank diasporic
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I always look forward to dinner here. While the pastas are delicious, the real gem is in their red meats. The rib-eye, lamb, and specials with red meat are always the most coveted on the table. I also love being able to balance the richness...More

Thank Wander_Fully_Full
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We decided to visit here for our early adult thanksgiving dinner! We arrived early ( thank goodness because it got busy.) The server was super sweet and and was attentive when she should have been. The food was much better than I thought it would...More

Thank voltech2
Reviewed 18 October 2017

My boyfriend and I decided to dine at La Grolla before going to a concert at the Place Theatre. The service was quick and the food was delicious! Great spot for a romantic date night!

Thank Abbie E
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Went to La Grolla for my husband's birthday dinner. Since it was threatening rain but balmy, we decided to risk sitting in the gorgeous, 2-level courtyard, and were glad we did - the interior space seems a bit crowded and possibly noisy. Food: We started...More

Thank JunebugMN
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Terrific ambiance outside-old Italian inside! Staff was, how you say, attentive and fast enough. Lingering outside to enjoy environment was permitted. Reminded me of New Orleans, including the food, which was great tasting and creatively served. On a going-back scale: 9 Oh yes, set inside...More

1  Thank PFCSFL
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We had a good meal at LaGrolla this evening, but almost as soon as our salads were served, the kitchen staff brought our entrees. When we mentioned it to our server, she asked the staff to take it back to the kitchen. They did, but...More

Thank FoodieJV
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We started with the deep fried olives and they were as delicious as the rest of our meal. I loved the spaghetti puttanesca. We had a wonderful server, too. We sat inside but I wish we had asked for the patio seating. I have heard...More

Thank Eileen P
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

First: parking is ideal, right behind the restaurant are reserved parking spots! Nice wine list, good selection of appetizers. I loved my beef carpaccio. For the main I picked the TORTELLINI PROSCIUTTO E PISELLI - delicious. Desert - of course - Tiramisu and it rounded...More

Thank Mario G
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Bob P
9 September 2016|
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Response from Debra S | Reviewed this property |
I think having a reservation on the weekend is a must and really wouldn't hurt any other time. But for Lunch and early dinner you might get lucky without one.
Thaddeus W
8 July 2016|
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Response from Henry H | Reviewed this property |
Ask them, but yes, I believe so, back dining room. Very nice.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 452 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1727
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-221-1061
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