Restaurants & Hotels

Support your local restaurants and plan a night out on the town starting with dinner before catching a Minnesota Opera performance. You can’t go wrong with any of these fine establishments.


Enjoy a variety of restaurants located near the Ordway in St. Paul before or after the opera.

Afro Deli & Grill: St. Paul | 5 W 7th Pl, St Paul, MN 55102 | $
Fast, friendly, and affordable dishes prepared Halal.

Pho #1 Vietnamese Restaurant |1009, 544 St Peter St, St Paul, MN 55102 | $
Casual Vietnamese standby with a cozy feel serving pho & classic fare, plus fruit-flavored iced teas.

Zamboni’s Pizza |184 7th St W, St Paul, MN 55102 | $
Lively neighborhood joint serving thin-crust slices & pies plus wings, sandwiches, burgers & beers.

Sakura Restaurant & Bar | 350 St Peter St #195, St Paul, MN 55102 | $$
Japanese spot preparing sushi, tempura & bento boxes in a vibrant, bi-level setting with a full bar.

Grey Duck Tavern  | 345 Wabasha St N, St Paul, MN 55102 | $$
Globally inspired comfort fare, creative cocktails & craft brews in laid-back, modern environs.

Cossetta |  211 7th St W, St Paul, MN 55102 | $$
Part of an Italian food complex, this cafeteria-style setup serves classic pastas, hot subs & pizza.

Downtowner Woodfire Grill | 253 7th St W, St Paul, MN 55102 | $$
Elegant Persian eatery preparing steaks, kebabs & pizza with a traditional oak-burning grill.

Mancini’s Char House  | 531 7th St W, St Paul, MN 55102 | $$
Family-run staple presenting charbroiled steaks & lobsters in a timeless space with live music.

Herbie’s On The Park | 317 Washington St, St Paul, MN 55102 | $$$
Elevated game-day eats & riffs on the Moscow mule served in retro-inspired digs with a fireplace.

The St. Paul Grill | 350 Market St, St Paul, MN 55102 | $$$
Classic American eatery showcasing steaks, chops & seafood, plus an array of single-malt scotches.

Meritage | 410 St Peter St, St Paul, MN 55102 | $$$
Polished French bistro featuring a seasonal menu, an oyster bar, long wine list & sidewalk seating.

Kincaid’s Fish, Chop & Steak House | 380 St Peter St, St Paul, MN 55102 | $$$
Branch of an upscale American chain preparing steaks, seafood & cocktails in a sophisticated space.

The Lexington | 1096 Grand Ave, St Paul, MN 55105 | $$$$
Refined spot for upscale American steakhouse fare & cocktails, including its famous chicken pot pie.


Hotels listed below are all conveniently located within five miles of the Ordway.

Hampton Inn & Suites Downtown St. Paul | 200 7th St W, St Paul, MN 55102 | ★★

InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront |11 E Kellogg Blvd, St Paul, MN 55101 | ★★★

Hyatt Place St Paul/Downtown | 180 Kellogg Boulevard E, St Paul, MN 55101 | ★★★

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel St Paul Downtown | 411 Minnesota St, St Paul, MN 55101 | ★★★

Holiday Inn St. Paul Downtown | 175 7th St W, St Paul, MN 55102 | ★★★

The Saint Paul Hotel |350 N Market St, St Paul, MN 55102 | ★★★★


Make the most out of your experience and take advantage of what the most popular vacation site, VRBO, has to offer. Find the perfect place to stay in order to accommodate your wishes, and make the most out of your experience. 

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