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W.A. Frost & Company

374 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1825
+1 651-224-5715
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (25 reviews)
“cheese plate” (22 reviews)
“tasting menu” (8 reviews)
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374 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1825
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time here for us with friends. The dining room atmosphere is warm and cosy, expect traditional dinner room style. Servers were attentive and knowledgeable. I thought the food was very good but not great, no surprises for the palate. The place is not for...More

Thank Mario G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for first time in a long time recently for Happy Hour before a Wild game in St. Paul. Only had one drink each and shared two HH appetizers and they were very average at best. Almost didn’t finish them. I will try back...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my now wife here before proposing and it was perfect. The staff was accommodating and the food was great. Definitely try and make it here in the summer to enjoy the patio!

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the Best outdoor seating restaurants in the Twin Cities. And, maybe the oldest. Sitting outside, under mature trees, sun shining, enjoying eggs Benedict and a mimosa. Life doesn't get much better. Great selection for brunch, with a full bar, too. You won't go...More

Thank ordisw
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Love this Grand old gem. W.A. Frost is a wonderful place to go regardless of the season. In summer it has a beautiful lavish outdoor dining patio. In winter as the snow gently falls it's old world charm is cozy and delightful. Have enjoyed it...More

Thank Sandra K
Reviewed 4 November 2017

W.A. Frost & Company is a fine dining restaurant with a lovely atmosphere and cozy outdoor seating. The food is pretty average, nothing really special. It's the ambiance with lots of greenery and trees and the wait staff that most impressed me. As night set...More

Thank Hawaiian555
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Atmosphere feels like a cross between your grandparents' house and a fine art museum -- great vibe. Beautiful surroundings. The menu has unique items including a few vegetarian entrees. The soup of the day was a carrot parsnip ginger puree, and it was lovely. The...More

Thank Blarneyfree
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We walked down Selby after dinner, we were recommended trying the down stairs wine cellar. It was very unique and little niches to sit in. The beverages we very good, be patient, the server had to go UPSTAIRS to get them!! She seemed a bit...More

1  Thank KKLMinnesota
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Two weeks ago we had a wonderful lunch on the beautiful tree covered deck at W.A.Frost. As we waited for our table we saw some lovely plates of salad and several specials delivered to a table. The menu is varied and delightful. The wait staff...More

Thank Shelley P
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Last week on thursday afternoon we had a late lunch in the garden of the W.A. Frist & Company Restaurant. We started with drinks in a sunny spot of the terrace after which we moved to a table in the shade. The service was very...More

Thank ProudSophie
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Response from Guri101 | Reviewed this property |
Apologies, I did not notice.
25 September 2016|
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Response from Ron W | Reviewed this property |
No idea.....I was there for my nieces wedding which was on the garden patio, and WA Frost catered. It ALL was excellent. I don't live in the area.. and don't know much of their daily thing.. but....I was a cook.. and... More
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21 January 2016|
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Response from Steve L | Reviewed this property |
I am not dead - certain but I believe they'll do this for you. You should however call ahead. Either way, the wine will cost you more!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
10:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 374 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1825
    (Western Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-224-5715
  • E-mail
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