Must-have chutney at the Saint Paul Cheese Shop. Photo: Urbanfoodie33/Flickr

Aesop’s Table

919 North Dale Street
651.488.6591
www.aesopstable.com
Family-owned deli and catering company specializing in homestyle BBQ for events of all sizes, from boardroom box lunches to an outdoor wedding pig roast.

Afro Deli & Catering

5 West Seventh Place
651.888.2168
www.afrodeli.com
Offering made-from-scratch African and Mediterranean cuisine prepared Halal, this deli is a social venture that weaves together business with community and culture. Closed Sunday. $

Asian Deli & Restaurant

388 Western Avenue, Suite D
651.291.2928
www.asiandelimn.com
A blend of Lao, Vietnamese, and Thai cuisine aims to fulfill your lunch cravings for takeout, pickup, dine-in, or catered orders. Open Monday through Friday. Try the house special fried rice.

Cecils Delicatessen

651 South Cleveland Avenue
651.698.6276
www.cecilsdeli.com
Family-owned establishment committed to quality deli fare for three generations. Made-from-scratch soups and sandwiches make for a great bag lunch. Delivery and catering available.

Coastal Seafoods

74 South Snelling Avenue
651.698.4888
www.coastalseafoods.com
Premier fish market serving and educating the community since 1993.

Cossetta Alimentari

211 West Seventh Street
651.222.3476
cossettas.com
Authentic Italian marketplace dating back to 1911. Shop for imported and house-made ingredients in the gourmet grocery shop, grab lunch at the cafeteria-style Eatery & Pizzeria, or dine at the upscale Louis Ristorante & Bar on the third floor. Eatery $, Ristorante $$-$$$$

Destiny Cafe 2

1151 Clarence Street, Suite 101
651.771.1409
Hmong deli and sit-down restaurant with Thai influences, bubble tea, and a richly seasoned pho.

El Burrito Mercado

175 Cesar Chavez Street
651.227.2192
www.elburritomercado.com
Shop and eat at this authentic Mexican supermercado and deli in the West Side.

Golden Fig

790 Grand Avenue
651.602.0144
goldenfig.com
Specialty foods items blended and bottled in small batches on a weekly basis.

Hampden Park Co-op

928 Raymond Avenue
651.646.6686
www.hampdenparkcoop.com
Organic, unprocessed, bulk, fresh foods; member discounts and a common interest.

Heartland

289 East Fifth Street
651-419-8900
www.heartlandrestaurant.com
A nightly changing menu of gourmet Midwest cuisine using local, organic, sustainable ingredients from small family farmers. An attached gourmet deli sells meats, produce, and dairy. $$-$$$$

Little Asia Cafe

995 West University Avenue
651.209.3392
Café and deli draws from Chinese, Korean, and Thai influences. Popular dishes are seafood and pho. $

Mississippi Market

740 East Seventh Street; 651.495.56021
622 Selby Avenue; 651.310.9499
1500 West Seventh Street; 651.690.0507
www.msmarket.coop
Mindful deli and sustainable co-op shopping with an emphasis on organic and local foods.

Morelli’s Market

535 Tedesco Street
651.774.5961
www.morellismarket.com
Since 1915, this Italian alimentari has provided a wide selection of meats, wines, beers, and Italian fare on the East Side.

Mucci’s Italian

786 Randolph Avenue
651.330.2245
muccisitalian.com
Indulge in authentic fresh pasta or pizza washed down with a glass of wine. Mucci’s also sells frozen pizzas, pasta, and quarts of sauce to bring home. Open every day at 5 p.m. for dinner service, but don’t miss the fresh doughnuts on weekend mornings (from 8 a.m. until they’re sold out). Closed Monday. $$

Nelson Cheese & Deli

1562 Como Avenue
651.647.1288
www.nelsoncheese.net
A Saint Paul institution, this full service store offers fine cheeses direct from factories throughout the Midwest, a full deli line, and catering service.

Rivertown Market

437 North Wabasha Street
651.224.4828
rivertownmarket.com
Full service grocery store with large deli in downtown. Catering available.

Saint Paul Cheese Shop

1573 Grand Avenue
651.698.3391
www.stpaulcheeseshop.com
Cured meat sandwiches and gourmet grilled cheese melts, along with an rBGH-free artisanal cheese list.

Saint Paul Meat Shop

1674 Grand Avenue
651.698.2536
www.stpaulmeatshop.com
Saint Paul’s only whole animal butcher shop, offering local meats and unique cuts, as well as deliciously meaty sandwiches and hand pies. Each week the kitchen features a different take-home dinner with deli sides.

Sunrise Creative Gourmet

1085 Grand Avenue
651.487.1913
sunrisecreativegourmet.com
Italian market and deli selling pizzas, baguette sandwiches, and pasties plus its own line of Italian gourmet groceries. $