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Address: 1360 North Lexington Parkway, Saint Paul, MN 55103
Phone Number: +1 651-488-4920

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Nice place for a walk around the lake with free parking

This Pavilion and the lake are about 10 minutes away from the downtown St Paul. When I got there it was a very cold day but it was so beautiful and sunny that we couldn't refuse... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 December 2015
Anna G
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Chicago
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Chicago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015

This Pavilion and the lake are about 10 minutes away from the downtown St Paul. When I got there it was a very cold day but it was so beautiful and sunny that we couldn't refuse to have walk around a lake (which took us about 30 minutes). I wish it was not frozen (or frozen enough so we could... More 

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Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2015

One of St. Paul's most awesome places to visit. The building itself overlooks Como Lake. Located in a very safe picturesque area. Observe walkers, joggers, dog walkers etc. all the while you're sipping your favorite beverage, and eating something delicious from the restaurant. During the summer months, concerts of all sorts are played for the visitor's pleasure. Sits above Lake... More 

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Arden Hills, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Grand facility located on Como Lake. Very popular park especially in the summer. Easy parking and close to other attractions in the area.

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Thank CaptainDan330
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

We stumbled on this gem just driving around and sightseeing last time we were in St Paul getting ready to drop our son of to college. It was fabulous! On a sunny warm day in August we discovered that there is a restaurant that will serve you overlooking the lake and we had Espresso and Beignets (last time I had... More 

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Thank Rebecca S
Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

Lake Come is amazing - such a wonderful gem for the City of St. Paul. After a nice walk to stop in and get some beignets. $6.00 for 6, nice coffee, friendly staff. A great morning. The also offer fruit- cup or bowl- stick with the sugary items they are worth it. Enjoy the Lake and experience.

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Newport, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

Prices were not bad and the food was pretty good. Large portions for not large price. Food is made to order so your food is not just sitting around under a heater.

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Long Island, NY
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2015

Visited the pavilion for a lesiurely lunch. There should be something for everyone on the menu. The setting is quite beautiful overlooking the lake which offers paddleboat and kayak rentals. Parking on a Saturday afternoon to visit the pavilion was easy. Parking anywhere else in the park was impossible, so we will have to return to see more. Recommended

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Minneapolis, MN
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2015

Good place t stop for a bieer and snack (we split the hot dog on one visit and the beginets and coffe on another trip). The setting is very nice, but feels a little formal, maybe? It's nothing like other park pavillion restaurants (Tin Fish and Sea Salt). A small quibble for a HUGE upgrade over what was there before... More 

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2015

Made many trips to Como as a child and when my children were much younger...this was my first time back in quite a few years. It is a beautiful location for an outdoor wedding. It's right on the lake and the pavilion can seat hundreds. It was rainy, but we stayed dry throughout the ceremony. Parking is free! Easy to... More 

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Thank Tim D
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2015

There is a small cafe downstairs but it's nothing special. However the pavilion does offer a great spot for enjoying Como Park, Como Lake, and passersby. Some evenings there is free music.

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