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need a quiet nice place to celebrate an 80th birthday

cardiovass Jun 5, 2010 12:32 PM

Hey all you foodies!

I need some help in finding a nice restaurant to celebrate my dad's birthday. Kincaid nice, but it needs to be able to handle a party of 21. Party needs to be June 25. So I got to press a button soon.

Thanks for all your help!

  1. cardiovass Jun 5, 2010 12:47 PM

    I should add...my dad is hearing impaired so a quiet place is a must. I am open to Mpls area and also St. Paul restaurants.

    Looking at around $40 a plate before drinks. Thanks for your time in this!

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    1. re: cardiovass
      The Dairy Queen Jun 5, 2010 01:30 PM

      How about WA Frost? Happy Birthday to your dad!

      ~TDQ

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        jenniegirl Jun 5, 2010 03:53 PM

        What about Kozlaks ? (I hope I spelled that right...). I think they also have private rooms.

      2. re: cardiovass
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        steve_in_stpaul Jun 5, 2010 06:28 PM

        The Lexington? Don't know about a private room, but the food is good and it should be quiet enough.

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        Lexington Restaurant
        1096 Grand Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105

        1. re: steve_in_stpaul
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          St Paul Susie Jun 6, 2010 12:00 PM

          The Lexington has a private room behind the bar. It would work out well.

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        kevin47 Jun 5, 2010 07:14 PM

        Red Stag and Mission both have banquet rooms, if I recall correctly, and both are pretty quiet.

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          meljohns Jun 6, 2010 07:38 AM

          Sorry to sound like a broken record (since I mentioned this in another post) but Grand Cafe is lovely and has a back room that can handle a party that size. My husband threw me a surprise birthday party there one year- we had around 25 and they worked with him to provide appetizers, a limited menu and wines. It was great.

          1. daniellempls Jun 7, 2010 11:22 AM

            The Oak Grill on the top floor of Macy's downtown Minneapolis is quiet and great for private parties. They also have delicious popovers with honey butter and other comfort foods that seem to fit in with the 'regal' old crowd. Plus, they will validate parking in their ramp after 4 pm.

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            Oak Grill
            700 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN

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