The Friday fish fry is a beloved Midwestern tradition, and Inver Grove Heights is a great place to find fried fish with all the sides!  Whether you’re looking for an all-you-can-eat church fish fry during Lent or a restaurant serving up a Friday fish special all season long, here’s where you can find the tastiest fried fish in (and around) Inver Grove Heights.

Inver Grove Heights Restaurants

Enjoy Friday fish fry specials all season long at these Inver Grove Heights restaurants.


On Fridays at the Bierstube, enjoy beer-battered cod served with French fries and coleslaw.  Two-piece dinners are $11, and there’s a $13 all-you-can-eat option.

6434 Cahill Ave.; 651-451-8073;

Photo Credit: Cahill Diner

Cahill Diner

The Friday fish & chips special at the Cahill Diner includes beer-battered cod served with homemade chips, coleslaw, and a drink for $10.75.

6504 Cahill Ave.; 651-455-4408;

Photo Credit: Celt’s Pub

Celt’s Pub

Celt’s Pub serves a Friday fish and chips special with two pieces of breaded, fried fish and French fries for $9.50.

6559 Concord Boulevard; 651-455-5210;

Inver Grove Brewery

Inver Grove Brewery offers 12oz’s of crunchy beer battered walleye, French fries, and coleslaw for $14. Served every Friday through lent.

9051 Buchanan Trail; 651-370-1565;

Photo Credit: Jersey’s Bar & Grill

Jersey’s Bar & Grill

Jersey’s Bar & Grill serves up an all-you-can-eat fish fry with French fries and coleslaw on Fridays for $12.99.

6449 Concord Blvd.; 651-455-4561;

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Mississippi Pub

Enjoy an all-you-can-eat fish fry with hand-cut French fries and coleslaw at Mississippi Pub every Friday, for $12 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and $14 from 2:00 p.m. until the fish is sold out.

4455 66th St. E.; 651-455-4975;

Churches in and near Inver Grove Heights

Everyone is welcome at these church-hosted events held throughout the Lenten season. 

Church of Saint Patrick, Inver Grove Heights

February 28, 2020, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

St. Patrick’s annual fish fry will benefit St. Pat’s Youth mission trip for disaster recovery, and diners can choose from a $10 fish dinner or a $5 grilled cheese sandwich.  Meals include coleslaw, au gratin potatoes, dinner roll, and dessert.

3535 72nd St. E., Inver Grove Heights; 651-455-6624;

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Holy Family Maronite Church, Mendota Heights

Fridays, February 28 through April 3, 2020; 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

For a Lebanese-style fish fry, Holy Family offers $15 dinners for adults, $10 dinners for kids ages 6-12, and kids 5 and under eat free.  Dinners include your choice of baked or fried fish, plus unlimited sides of green beans in tomato sauce over rice, fried cabbage, Lebanese salad, flat bread and garlic sauce, homemade desserts, coffee, and milk.

1960 Lexington Ave., Mendota Heights; 651-291-1116;

St. John Neumann Catholic Church, Eagan

Fridays, February 28 through March 27, 2020, 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Walleye is on the menu at St. John Neumann’s fish fry, which is $16 for adults and $6 for children ages 11 and under.  In addition to fish, dinners include a choice of baked or mashed potato, coleslaw, roll, and a beverage.  There’s also a $3 kids meal for children ages 8 and under, which includes macaroni and cheese, animal crackers, and milk.

4030 Pilot Knob Rd., Eagan; 651-454-2079;

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St. John Vianney Catholic Church, South St. Paul

Fridays, February 28 through April 3, 2020, 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

The fish fry at St. John Vianney offers all-you-can-eat gluten-free baked or fried fish, served with salad, a baked potato or French fries, macaroni and cheese, a roll, beverage, dessert, and specialty side dishes.  Dinners cost $14 for adults, $13 for seniors, and $7 for kids ages 12 and under, and beer and wine are available for purchase.

840 19th Ave., South St. Paul; 651-451-1863;

In addition to being home to some delicious Friday fish fry specials, Inver Grove Heights is a great place to stay!  Inver Grove Heights hotels are conveniently located to downtown St. Paul, the Mall of America, Minneapolis, and the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and offer complimentary parking, breakfast, and WiFi.  Book your room today!