GROUPS: Dining Nearby

Restaurants for Adult Groups

Printable list for Adult Groups (pdf)

Babani’s Kurdish Restaurant Babani’s is the first Kurdish restaurant to open in the United States.
544 St Peter Street
St. Paul, MN 55102
Able to accommodate a group up to 20 people
To make a reservation call 651-602-9964

Keys Café Minnesota's most awarded family restaurant since 1973
500 North Robert Street
St. Paul, MN 55101
Able to accommodate a group up to 30 in back room (could spread out into restaurant for more space)
To make a reservation call 651-222-4083

Sawatdee Voted “Best Thai 2011″ by MPLS St Paul Magazine Readers’ Poll
486 North Robert Street
St. Paul, MN 55101
Able to accommodate a group 12-100 people
To make a reservation call 651-528-7106

Cork’s Irish Pub Cork's menu is a mixture of traditional Irish pub food and Minnesota favorites
175  10th Street East
St. Paul, MN 55101
Able to accommodate a group up to 20 in restaurant space. There is also meeting space available to rent and have a catered meal
To make a reservation call 651-379-5061

St. Paul Grill Located at the historic Saint Paul Hotel in downtown Saint Paul overlooking Rice Park
350 Market Street
St. Paul, MN 55102
Able to accommodate a group of 12-45
To make reservation call 651-224-7455

M St. Grill Whether you're joining us for a leisurely breakfast or a buttoned-up business lunch, M St. Cafe is the perfect sophisticated-yet-casual destination.
350 Market Street
St. Paul, MN 55102
Able to accommodate a group 12-150
To make a reservation call 651-228-3855

Forepaugh's Restaurant You and your guests will enjoy New American Cuisine, served in our historic 19th-century setting.
276 South Exchange Street
St. Paul MN 55102
Able to accommodate a group 12-200
To make reservation call 651-224-5606

Joseph’s Grill Family owned and operated restaurant that specializes in affordable and casual dining
140 Wabasha Street South
St. Paul, MN 55107
Able to accommodate up to 85 people
To make a reservation call 651-222-2435

Fabulous Fern’s Located in the heart of the Historic Cathedral Hill Neighborhood
400 Selby Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55102
Able to accommodate up to a group of 40
To make a reservation call 651-225-9414

Cherokee Tavern American style steakhouse and pub
886 Smith Avenue South
West St. Paul, MN 55118
Able to accommodate up to 60 people
To make a reservation call 651-457-2729

Buca di Beppo Fresh, authentic Italian food served family style
2728 Gannon Road
St. Paul, MN 55116
Able to accommodate any group size 12-500
To make a reservation contact 651-772-4388

Restaurants for Student Groups

Printable list for Student GRoups (pdf)

Wells Fargo Place Located 1 ½ block south of History Theatre on Wabasha St. At the intersections of 7th and Wabasha Streets there is a staircase. Up the staircase, there are restaurants just inside the door.
PLEASE NOTE: This location is best for groups of 30 or less. The management company of the tower prefers that the students eat inside the restaurants and not sit in the hallways.

  • Subway (651-222-7827) Prices Range $3.00–$10.00
    Accommodates up to 50 people
  • Asian Max (651-208-8892) Prices range $3.00–$10.00
    Accommodates up to 50 people

7th Place Located 2 blocks south of History Theatre on Wabasha St and 7th Place.

  • Afro Deli (651-888-2168) Price Range $4.50–$8.00
    Groups of 20 or more please call ahead and ask for the Manager.
  • Bruegger’s Bagels (651-225-4363) Prices Range $2.00–$7.00
    Groups of 25 or more call ahead and ask for the Manager.

Town Square Food Court Located in the skyway level about a 3-block walk away from History Theatre.
To get there from History Theatre, go south on Wabasha St to the Wells Fargo Place building entrance at 7th Place. Enter the glass doors, veer left following the walkway for the RED Skyway. When the walkway splits at the escalators follow the Right side towards Town Square (You will pass the St. Paul Eye Clinic and Wells Fargo Bank).
Seating capacity of food court is 240.

  • D. Brian’s Deli (651-223-7979) Prices Range $3.50–$6.00
  • Ho Fan Chinese (651-224-9677) Prices Range $3.00–$8.00
  • Potbelly Sandwich Shop (651-224-1377) Prices Range $3.00–$7.00

5th Street Center Food Court Located in the skyway level about a 4-block walk away from History Theatre.
To get there from History Theatre, go south on Wabasha St to the Wells Fargo Place building entrance at 7th Place. Enter the glass doors, veer left following the walkway for the RED Skyway. When the walkway splits at the escalators follow the Right side towards Town Square (You will pass the St. Paul Eye Clinic and Wells Fargo Bank). When you arrive at Town Square, follow the extreme Right walkway around D. Brian’s Deli, following the overhead sign that reads RED Skyway/5th St Center (Caribou Coffee will be to your left) you will see an overhead sign that reads 5th St Center. Follow the Skyway across 6th St, and the food is located just inside the building to the Left.
PLEASE NOTE: If your total group is larger than 100, please call ahead and tell the managers the time you expect to arrive and number of students that will be eating.
5th St Food Court has seating for 300.

  • American Cajun Grill (651-222-3738) Prices Range $3.00–$6.00 (Cash only)
  • Leeann Chin (651-292-8776) Prices Range $3.00–$6.00
  • Pino’s Pizzeria (651-228-0673) Prices Range $2.50/slice – $10.95/whole pizza
  • The Nectary (651-292-9963) Prices Range $3.50–$6.00
  • Zantiago (651-225-4300) Prices Range $1.00–$6.00