Neighborhood Spotlight: St. Anthony Park, Saint Paul
by VIBE Realty
on Thursday, August 12th, 2021 at 2:47pm.
St. Anthony Park is a treasured neighborhood in northwest Saint Paul, Minnesota. It is adjacent to the University of Minnesota's Saint Paul Campus, bordering southeast Minneapolis on the west, the Minnesota State Fairgrounds on the east, and the suburbs of Falcon Heights and Lauderdale to the north. St. Anthony Park is home to great restaurants and shopping along Como Avenue, and is known to host Music in the Park Sunday Concert Series. Recreational attractions abound, including St. Anthony Park itself, known for the little hill that provides great skyline views all year. Check out our recommended hot spots below.
Lake Monster Brewing
A neighborhood favorite, Lake Monster Brewing is known for unique versions of classic beer styles, putting their own subtle twist on the flavors craft beer drinkers have come to love. Ranging from esoteric to approachable, subtle to over-the-top, their beers adhere to the philosophy that there is always more to be discovered. Who can say no to that? lakemonsterbrewing.com
Photo courtesy of Lake Monster Brewing
The Naughty Greek
For those of you who love a good Mediterranean dish, you don’t want to miss this. Family recipes and heartfelt passion are the secret sauce that this restaurant uses to create authentic Greek food. Real gyros and delicious feta, you’ll feel like you’re in Greece. thenaughtygreek.com
Photo courtesy of The Naughty Greek
Urban Growler Brewing Co.
Say hello to the first woman-owned microbrewery in Minnesota! Craft beer, full kitchen, taproom, beer garden, and beer to-go. They make traditional beers and a wide variety of specialty brews with a local twist. Don’t forget to grab a growler on the way out. urbangrowlerbrewing.com
A little European love to be discovered right here in the Twin Cities. The Finnish Bistro is a special gathering place offering authentic European cuisine and bakery items along with fresh, locally roasted coffee. From stuffed lefse to Finnish meatballs, there’s great culture here to enjoy. finnishbistro.com
Photo Courtesy of Thrillist
The Lab Brewing
Another great brewery in St. Anthony Park. The Lab is an interactive self-pour taproom featuring craft beer and other craft beverages including a range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, concocted from the minds of the most innovative makers around the world—all available here in St. Anthony Park! thelabmn.com
Check out Scarborough Fair for an ‘enchanted’ shopping experience as they call it. You’ll find a unique assortment of locally designed and European handmade clothing as well as accessories with a vintage-inspired aesthetic and a focus on custom made hats. scarboroughfairshop.com
Photo courtesy of Visit Saint Paul
Nico’s Taco Bar On Como
A true classic here in the Twin Cities. Let’s taco bout it. This funky, vibrant cantina provides Mexican street eats with housemade salsas and a big tequila list (reason enough to go?!). Enjoy their laid-back, stylish ambiance while seeing just how many tacos you can get down. nicostacobar.com
Photo courtesy of Nico's Taco Bar
Alright pasta lovers. Caffe Biaggio offers great homemade pasta, risotto, and other Italian must-have dishes served in a rustic-industrial trattoria. And if you pop over here during the tail end of summer, you’ll get to enjoy their sunny patio. caffebiaggio.com
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