Posted on: February 22, 2022

Bring on the fish!

It can be hard to imagine Lent without Fish Fry Fridays. Even though we aren’t organizing group outings to area churches, we encourage you to participate in a way you feel comfortable. Many have drive-up service. Thank you to the Catholic Spirit for sharing this great list.

For a list of area restaurants, check out this Pioneer Press article

St. Paul

Nativity of Our Lord — Fish fry, 4:30–6:30 pm April 1 at 1900 Wellesley Ave. Dine-in: school cafeteria. $12 adult, $9 child, $40 family. Includes fried and baked fish, potato options, coleslaw, coffee, milk and cookies. Drive-up window is available at the garage on Wellesley Avenue. Seventh- and eighth-grade play on April 1 at 7 pm. Come for dinner and a show. If you have any questions, contact Ian McKiel at

Our Lady of Guadalupe — Enchiladas,11 am–3 pm (eat-in only), 11 am–6 pm (takeout) at 401 Concord St. $12 for three enchiladas, $10 for two enchiladas. Includes homemade cheese enchiladas, rice, beans, dessert, coffee and water. Soda and bottled water sold for $1. Takeout is for enchiladas ONLY. $22 dozen, $11 half dozen. Call ahead orders at 651-228-0506 or order online at

St. Pascal Baylon — Fish fry, 4:30–7 pm Fridays during Lent except Good Friday at 1757 Conway St. $14 ages 12 and over, $7 ages 6-11, free ages 5 and under. Includes fried or baked cod, coleslaw, steamed vegetables, macaroni and cheese, au gratin potatoes or seasoned fries, roll, coffee and milk. Bottled water and soda extra. Cash/check/credit card accepted. Dining limit 45 minutes. Takeout available. Mask needed except when dining.

St. Thomas More School — Fish fry, 5:30–7:30 pm March 25 and April 8 at 1065 Summit Ave. $12, $6 ages 5-12, free ages 4 and under. Includes all-you-can-eat fried cod, sides and assorted beverages. Stations of the Cross at 5 pm.

Mendota Heights

Holy Family Maronite — Lebanese Lenten dinner, 4–7 pm Fridays during Lent except Good Friday at 1960 Lexington Ave. S. Drive-thru/takeout only. $15. Includes fish and green beans in tomato sauce over buttered rice, fried cabbage, flat bread with garlic sauce and dessert. Preorders at


Our Lady of Peace — Fish fry, 5–7 pm March 18 (drive-thru only) and April 8 (drive-thru or in-person, details at website) at 5426 12th Ave S. Preorder only with scheduled pick-up times. $12. Preorder at 612-824-3455 or Stations of the Cross at 7 pm.

South St. Paul

St. John Vianney — Fish fry, 4–6:30 pm Fridays in Lent except Good Friday at 840 19th Ave. N. Drive-up orders only. $12 includes fried fish (six-piece limit), French fries, green beans, corn, roll and condiments. Cash or check only. Stations of the Cross at 3:30 pm

West St. Paul

St. Matthew — Fish fry, 4:30–7:30 pm Fridays in Lent including Good Friday at 510 Hall Ave. $13. Includes wild-caught Alaskan pollock (baked, fried or combo), potato, vegetable, coleslaw, roll and dessert. $13 alternative meal grilled cheese or spaghetti. Drive-thru only. Enter lanes off Humboldt Avenue onto Robie Street. Cash or card.