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Tanpopo Noodle Shop

308 Prince St. St. Paul, MN 55101 | St. Paul (Downtown) | 651-209-6527

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Homestyle, cheap, and elegant are not usually qualities you'll find served simultaneously in life, unless you're at St. Paul's Tanpopo, a Japanese restaurant where you can find those very things in a single bento box. Homestyle chunks of elegant, buttery looking broiled mackerel, next to pretty little pens of pickles and salads, accompanied by bowls of rice and a clean and pure miso soup all for around eight bucks! Most meals here are along those lines: Simple as can be in the Japanese home cooking idiom, and deeply satisfying.


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  • Cuisine(s): Japanese
  • Hours: Mon-Thu 5pm-9pm, Fri-Sat 5pm-10pm
  • Price: $
  • Serving: Dinner, Lunch
  • Alcohol: Beer/Wine
  • Reservations: Accepted
  • Parking: Street
  • Payment Types: All Major Credit Cards
  • Features: Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout

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