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Grecco's on the Saint Croix

Map & Directions 115 N. Washington St.
St. Croix Falls, MN 54024
  • American
  • All Major Credit Cards
  • Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout
  • Brunch, Dinner, Lunch
  • Beer/Wine
  • Not Necessary
  • Street


City Pages' Description

Chef Justin Grecco, who opened the now-shuttered Bellanotte several years ago, has his own place, Grecco's on the St. Croix, just across the river from Taylors Falls. The divvied-up space, which includes three small dining rooms, a bar, and a river-overlooking back patio, resembles a pack rat's estate sale, decorated, as it is, with a vintage, French-style wall clock, an overbearing silk flower arrangement, an African mask, a statue of Buddha, and a bas-relief profile of a woman's face above a fireplace. And that's just in one room. The menu at Grecco's is more ambitious than you'd expect for a small town whose Main Street can be walked from one end to the other in maybe three minutes flat. Several of the dishes come from a cultural melting pot as eclectic as the decor, including the likes of rabbit confit with Israeli cous cous and a lavender-honey glace. If you can't decide what to order, the tasting menus tend to simplify things and offer good value.

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  • Ali J. on 02/26/12

    try the tomato bisque its delicious!

  • Paulina T. on 02/18/12

    Food was excellent!

  • Stephanie H. on 10/23/11

    Worst dining experience ever. One hour wait for eggs!!!

  • Zak S. on 10/08/11

    Good food. But painfully slow. Almost inexcusably slow.

  • Lisa S. on 09/03/11

    Slow service. Took over an hour to get food for 3 people. Our server didn't remember what we asked for. Younger server with dark hair was awesome- she noticed and helped

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