About Us

It began with a photograph by the artist Brassai. Among his well-known images is that of La Madame Bijoux, or Miss Diamonds, a bejeweled barfly whose life was something of a mystery.

“Fern” a woman, part real and part fictional, has become the restaurant’s matriarch. Fern’s life revolved around fine food, beverage, and the love of the nightlife with friends. Her name sake Fabulous Fern’s Bar and Grill is described by the St. Paul Convention and Visitors Bureau as, “Simply the Finest Neighborhood Restaurant and Bar in St. Paul”.

Fabulous Fern’s offers a wide array of classic dinner dishes, pastas, entrée salads, and sandwiches. The weekly Featured Menu is created by Chef Mark Tufenk with delectible items of his choice. Fern’s full Menu is served Sunday - Thursday until 10 p.m. and Friday until midnight. We also served up a fabulous Sunday brunch buffet from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Fabulous Fern’s is located near the corner of Western and Selby Avenue in the heart of the Historic Cathedral Hill Neighborhood.

Monday - Thursday: 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.
Friday - Saturday: 11 a.m. to 2 a.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 1 a.m.

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