Restaurants

Restaurants Around Macalester

Area Code is 651

$ ($10 and under)
$$ ($10-20)
$$$ ($20-30)

  • Acme Deli $ 1552 St. Clair Ave., 698-8191. Soups, sandwiches, box lunches, delivery.
  • The Barbary Fig $$ 720 Grand Ave., 290-2085. Mediterranean food, outdoor dining.
  • Billy's on Grand $$ 857 Grand Ave., 292-9140. Burgers, sports bar atmosphere.
  • Bonfire Grill $$ 850 Grand Ave., 312-1299. American fare, casual dining.
  • Brasa Rotisserie $$ 777 Grand Ave 651-224-1302. Casual dining, has vegetarian and gluten free options.
  • Bread and Chocolate $$ 867 Grand Ave., 228-1017. Award-winning baked goods.
  • Breadsmith $ 1579 Grand Ave., 690-3224. Handmade hearth-baked fresh breads.
  • Bruegger's Bagels $ 800 Grand Ave., 221-1909. Fresh bagels, soups.
  • Café Latte $$ 850 Grand Ave., 224-5687. Soups, salads, sandwiches, desserts, trendy.
  • Carmelo's $$ 238 Snelling Ave. S., 699-2448. Northern Italian specialties, fresh pasta.
  • Chipotle $ 867 Grand Ave., 602-6560. South of the border specialties, casual atmosphere.
  • Cow Bella $ 1700 Grand Ave 651-340-0585. Gelato, espresso, lattes, hot cocoa. Two blocks from Mac.
  • Dairy Queen $ 143 Snelling Ave. N., 644-4638. Blizzards & sundaes. (seasonal,
    April-October).
  • D'Amico & Sons $$ 975 Grand Ave., 227-9933. Italian cafe and bakery.
  • Dixie's $$ 698 Grand Ave., 222-7345. Robust American cuisine from the south.
  • Everest on Grand $$ 1278 Grand Ave., 696-1666. Nepali & Tibetan cuisine.
  • Grand Ole Creamery $ 750 Grand Ave., 293-1655. Homemade ice cream.
  • Grand Shanghai Restaurant & Express $$ 1328 Grand Ave., 698-1901. Authentic
    Chinese food.
  • Grand Thai $-$$ 759 Grand Ave., 293-9134. Thai!
  • Grandview Grill $ 1818 Grand Ave., 698-2346. All-American fare.
  • IndoChin $-$$ Vietnamese Restaurant, 1702 Grand Ave 690-2728
  • Italian Pie Shoppe $ 1670 Grand., 221-0093
  • Jamba Juice $ 1577 Grand Ave., 695-0080. Fresh squeezed juice & smoothies, soup and pretzels.
  • Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwich Shop $ 975 Grand Ave., 222-2221. Good subs, good prices.
  • Khyber Pass Café $$ 1571 Grand Ave., 690-0505. Afghani cuisine, friendly service.
  • La Cucaracha $$ 36 Dale St. S., 221-9682. Fine Mexican food, family-owned.
  • Luci Ancora$$-$$$ 2060 Randolph Ave., 698-6889. Delicious Italian.
  • The Lexington $$-$$$ 1096 Grand Ave., 222-5878. Traditional, formal dining. A hit with steak-lovers.
  • Neighborhood Café $$ 1570 Selby Ave., 644-8887. A neighborhood café.
  • O'Gara's Grill $ 164 Snelling Ave. N. 644-3333. Burgers, beer and more.
  • 128 Café $$-$$$ 128 Cleveland Ave. N., 645-4128. A place for celebrations. Friendly
    European atmosphere.
  • Pad Thai Grand Café $$ 1681 Grand Ave., 690-1393. Thai food, one-block from Mac.
  • Puerta Azul $$ 1811 Selby Ave., 690-0539. Puerto Rican food.
  • Ristorante Luci $$-$$$ 470 Cleveland Ave. S.,699-8258. More great Italian good.
  • Saji-Ya $$ 695 Grand Ave., 292-0444. Japanese country-style cooking, sushi, teriyaki.
  • Scusi $$ 1806 St. Clair Ave., 651-789-7007 Homemade, authentic Italian.
  • Shish $-$$ 1668 Grand Ave., 690-2212. Middle eastern cuisine with some American.
  • St. Clair Broiler $-$$ 1580 St. Clair Ave., 698-7055. Sandwiches, shakes, breakfast, killer chili.
  • Subway Sandwiches $ 1820 Grand Ave., 690-3380. Fresh subs, all you can drink, open late.
  • Taste of Thailand $$ 1671 Selby Ave., 644-3997. Delectable Thai cuisine.
  • Tavern on Grand $$ 656 Grand Ave., 228-9030. Gorbachev ate walleye here.
  • The Uptowner $-$$ 1100 Grand Ave., 290-2422. Breakfast all day, lunch & dinner too.
  • Whole Foods $ 30 Fairview Ave. S., 690-0197. Organic groceries, deli eatery.
  • Wild Onion $$ 788 Grand Ave., 291-1525. Chicago-style tavern, eclectic menu.

Coffee Houses

  • Cahoots Coffee Bar $ 1562 Selby Ave., 644-6778. Cozy.
  • Caribou Coffee Grand I $ 1055 Grand Ave., 221-0479. A Minnesota original coffeehouse.
  • Caribou Grand II$ 757 Grand Ave. 221-0479. See above.
  • Caribou Coffee $ 68 Snelling Ave. S., 690-0083. Ditto.
  • Cosmic's Coffee $ 189 Snelling Ave. N., 645-0106. Cyber café.
  • Dunn Brothers $ 1569 Grand Ave., 698-0618. Coffee roasted fresh daily,
    a Mac favorite.
  • Starbucks $ 171 Snelling Ave. N., 659-9033. Coffee, beverages, baked goods.

Pizza

  • Carbone’s Pizza $ 1698 Randolph Ave 651-698-072.
  • Davanni's $ 41 Cleveland Ave. S., 690-4848. Eat in, take out, delivery.
  • Domino's$ 1669 Grand Ave., 698-3030. Free delivery.
  • The Green Mill $$ 57 Hamline Ave. S., 690-0539. Voted best pizza in town, brewhouse.
  • The Italian Pie Shoppe & Winery $-$$ 1670 Grand Ave., 221-0093. Much more than pizza.
  • Palumbo’s Pizzeria $$ 454 S Snelling Ave 651-698-0020. Vegetarian and vegan friendly. Gluten-free crust and beer available.
  • Papa John's $ 1071 Grand Ave., 228-0252. Delivery.
  • Pizza Hut $ 975 Grand Ave., 221-1000. Delivery, take-out.
  • Pizza Luce $$ - plus delivery 1183 Selby Ave 651-288-0186. Free delivery, offers more than just pizza. Vegan and gluten-free options.
  • Punch Pizza $$ 769 Grand Ave 651-602-6068 and 704 Cleveland Ave S 651-696-1066. Neapolitan pizza.