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Steak Houses to Smoke Houses. Seafood to Ribs. Sushi to Pasta.
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Best Memphis Style BBQ Restaurant in St. Louis!
If you want a top rated barbecue restaurant in St. Louis your search is over. Pappy's Smokehouse is known as "the Place To Go" when it comes to Memphis Style BBQ. They slow smoke their meats up to 14 long hours over sweet apple or cherry wood, then they finish off your choice of smoked meat with a selection of four delicious BBQ sauces. They say if you're looking for the best restaurants just look where the locals eat, well in St. Louis that's Pappy's Smoke House!
3106 Olive St, St. Louis
WASABI SUSHI BAR
Satisfying The Sushi Beginner To The Sushi Enthusiast!
With 8 locations across Missouri, Illinois, and Colorado, Wasabi Sushi Bar is quickly becoming a neighborhood hotspot for delicious sushi & Japanese cuisine. Their menu boasts over 50 unique rolls, and a wide selection of traditional Japanese cuisine. Whether you’re looking for a quick snack during happy hour or a great spot for date night, Wasabi Sushi Bar is sure to please. Their friendly and knowledgeable waitstaff will gladly walk you through their menu, ensuring your dining experience is one to remember.
1228 Washington Ave. St. Louis
JF SAN FILIPPO'S ITALIAN RESTAURANT & BAR
J.F. Sanfilippo's Italian Restaurant & Bar is located in the heart of downtown St. Louis. This Old World Italian styled family operated restaurant is well-known for their exceptional Sicilian cuisine. They also have an impressive collection of outstanding wines that will please most any serious wine aficionado. San Filippo's delivers their guests delicious pastas which include their popular Rigatoni Giuseppe layered with a spicy cream sauce made up of fresh tomato, vodka and shallots. Also try their tasty veal, chicken seafood and of course beef entrees. If you like shrimp, go for the Shrimp Bianco, huge shrimp in a brandy Cajun cream sauce. Lastly, you will not be able to resist our trademark Veal Sanfilippo, which consists of medallions of veal in a cabernet wine sauce.
If you like authentic Italian cuisine, try San Filippo's!
705 N Broadway, St. Louis, MO
801 CHOP HOUSE AT CRESCENTInspiration & Dedication
801 Chophouse at Crescent is just minutes away from the Clayton business district in the heart of St. Louis. It's here you will find the upscale atmosphere of an intimate 1920s New York Steakhouse combined with the vibrant downtown atmosphere of St. Louis. 801 offers a variety of different unique menu combinations for you to enjoy;. They use only the finest USDA prime steak, have an award-winning wine list, and feature exclusive bourbons and scotches, and a daily fresh sheet, you’re sure to have an experience you won’t forget. Come visit and enjoy this New York inspired chophouse right in the heart of St. Louis.
137 Carondelet Plaza, Clayton, MO
ROSALITA'S CANTINAThis is where great Mexican food and great people meet. If you enjoy tasty (and filling) Mexican cuisine this is certainly a standout among St. Lois Mexican restaurants. Rosalita's offers a full menu of both food and drinks. Try their signature table-side guacamole, made right before your eyes. Another favorite of Rosalitas fans is their nachos, piled high and smothered with the good stuff. Rosalita's has a full array of classic Mexican dishes as well as many modern Mexican specialties, including their mouth-watering, Cadillac Fajitas! The house margaritas are certainly some of the best in all of St. Louis... and the specialty margaritas will have you coming back time and time again.
1235 Washington Avenue, St. Louis
Kemoll’s is a destination, fine-dining Italian restaurant offering mouth watering Italian cuisine developed from authentic Sicilian family recipes. Family owned and operated, Kemoll's has remained an important part of the downtown St. Louis culture since 1927. With classic Italian dishes along with an extensive wine list Kemoll’s is the perfect choice for fine dining. When it comes to views. there is no place better than this fantastic St. Louis restaurant. Amazing food, amazing service, amazing views... you're sure to have an amazing time at Kemoll's, and isn't that what life is all about?
211 N Broadway, St. Louis
MANGO PERUVIAN CUISINE
Chef/Owner Jorge Calvo and wife Nori opened Mango with the goal of introducing Saint Louis to their native Peru. Peru is home to one of the most exquisite cuisines in the world. Mango Peruvian Cuisine brings the taste of Peru to Saint Louis by combining the diversity of their culture through locally provided food. The food is authentic, bursting with flavor and delightfully different than most other cuisines in St. Louis.
Mango Peruvian is nicely nestled downtown St. Louis in the Washington Avenue Loft district. Mango features an upscale, loft style environment where chic and comfort come together in a melding of delicious food and warm hospitality. Relaxed and inviting, Mango is the perfect place to enjoy a signature crafted libation in the bar, a quiet romantic dinner for two or book a large table for friends.
1001 Washington Ave. St. Louis
LANDRY'S SEAFOOD RESTAURANT
Delightful Dining Downtown St. LouisLocated in the heart of Downtown St. Louis, Landry's Seafood is the Gateway to the West's destination for the freshest Gulf seafood. Located on Market Street in the historic Union Station, just a few blocks from Scottrade Center, Busch Stadium, the Peabody Opera House, Memorial Plaza and other iconic St. Louis landmarks, Landry's serves fresh fish, succulent steaks and decadent desserts in an unmatched atmosphere, including outdoor dining. While Landry's is a chain restaurant one would not know so by the quality of their food or the attentiveness of their staff.Visit Landry's today and experience a Gulf Coast legend.
St. Louis Union Station Hotel, 1820 Market Street 350, St. Louis, MO
BOGARTS SMOKE HOUSE
Born out of the Love For BBQ!
St. Louis is famous for BBQ and their ain't none better than that of Bogart's Smoke House. Born out of the love for BBQ, and the desire to raise it to a higher level, the crew at Bogart's Smokehouse delivers an experience and their spin on America's favorite food.
From their succulent pulled pork, smoky beef brisket and apricot bruleed ribs, to their moist turkey, and melt in your mouth pastrami, Bogart's strive to bring you the freshest, most flavorful dining experience in St. Louis.
1627 S 9th St, St. Louis
The Best Place For Burgers & Shakes in St. Louis
Baily's take Burger seriously. Known by many locals as the Range, this burger joint is far from typical. Let's start with the fact that all of their burgers are made with they make everything from scratch and they use only 100% grass fed Missouri range beef. This modern Burger Bar features a modern Burger Menu with loads of fresh fixins. Let's not forget the tasty ice cream treats that no one can refuse. Fresh, colorful, delicious and fun... that's Baily's!
920 Olive St, St. Louis
Inspired by the Richness of Country Life
Traditional, comfortable, wholesome. These are the thoughts that go through your mind when eating at Annie Gunn's in the greater St. Louis area. Oh, and let's not forget "delicious"! The steaks are bursting with juicy flavors. Their prime-cut ribeye is as thick as an encyclopedia. Their Hogzilla-sized pork chop finished with a creamy morel sauce is out of this world as is their impressive selection of seafoods. By the way, if you happen to be a burger aficionado, you'll also love Annie guns (some of the best in the entire city). Oh yes indeed, Annie Gunn's takes the cake in St. Louis!
16806 Chesterfield Airport Road, Chesterfield, MO
CARMINE'S STEAK HOUSE
Location can be a significant part of a restaurant's success and that certainly hasn't hurt Carmine's Steak House, downtown St. Louis. Carmine's is on the corner of Fourth and Walnut, just a few blocks from Busch Stadium. However, many patrons say it doesn't matter where they are because their food would be worth a long trip. Carmine's menu includes a variety of aged beef and hand-cut chops, fresh seafood, chicken entrees and delicious house-made desserts. The meat is prepared too perfection and sizzles with taste. What's more, the wait staff at Carmine's are truly at your service throughout your entire meal. Attentive, polite and sincere, the staff enhances a great dining out experience. at a great St. Louis Steak House.
20 S 4th St, St. Louis
DRESSEL'S PUBLIC HOUSE
It's All About Comfort, Great Ingredients & Hospitality!
Dressel’s was inspired by the time that owners spent living in Wales and frequenting pubs. A good pub serves as a hub for any neighborhood or community and is a reflection of that community.
At Dressel's, the aesthetics of the pub are inspired by the old wood of 60’s St Louis and Gaslight square. The menu is a modern manifestation of Saint Louis bar food meets British Pub food meets cooks who care. Atmosphere, comforting food and great service all meet in the middle so your experience is as satisfying as possible.
419 N Euclid Ave., St Louis
BRIDGE TAP HOUSE & WINE BAR
If you are looking for a totally unique dining experience you have to visit the Bridge Tap House & Wine Bar in St. Louis. The menu is not just unique... it's absolutely delicious. The foods pop with color and flavor. From their Lamb Bolognese featuring whole braised lamb Provencal, buttery noodles, and basil croutons their Lobster Pasta with Claw Meat, Shell Pasta, Torn Basil and a delightful Cognac-Pink Peppercorn Creme Sauce. BridgeTap House is certainly the place to go when you want unusually delicious.
1004 Locust Street, St. Louis
BALABAN'SAcclaimed For Wine & Food!
Balaban's is widely acclaimed both for its fine dining and its outstanding wine list. The Balaban's team takes pride in the understanding and presentation of the wine. They also have a vast understanding of exceptional food preparation and presentation, which equates to their customers remembering and cherishing their experience. The flavors of France, Spain and Italy weave through the contemporary American menu at Balaban's. Unlike most restaurants, which often charge a substantial markup for the privilege of enjoying wine service in their dining rooms, Balaban's allows patrons to choose from from it's over 860 different wines, including its celebrated Library Wine Collection, consisting of over 250 wines now maturing after up to 25 years.
1772 Clarkson Road, Chesterfield, MO
J. GILBERT'S WOOD-FIRED STEAKS & SEAFOOD
No Other Steakhouse Comes Close
When it comes to upholding the standards of honest Midwestern cuisine, no other St. Louis steakhouse comes close. Known for its low-key profile and stellar reputation in just four other U.S. cities, J. Gilbert’s restaurant in St. Louis provides a rich dining experience featuring a comfortable yet contemporary atmosphere, including a large fireplace and gorgeous wood bar ideal for conversation. J. Gilbert's menu features Midwestern raised, USDA prime aged black Angus beef and seafood cooked over open wood fire by master grill chefs using quality ingredients. Unlike most steakhouses with a-la-carte accompaniments, J. Gilbert’s entrees always include the sides. Don't miss the opportunity to dine here!
17A W County Center A102, Des Peres, MO
THE OLD SPAGHETTI FACTORY
Sometimes what makes a restaurant great is the ambiance. Well the ambiance certainly doesn't hurt the Old Spaghetti Factory, a St. Louis, downtown, restaurant landmark. The Old Spaghetti Factory is well-known for very good Italian food including their Pasta Classics (try the Rich Meat Sauce... Mama Mia itsa a great!). While this organization has locations all over the country they still manage to make every meal and every occasion special. If you want an affordable, good Italian meal, with a fun atmosphere head to the Old Spaghetti Factory, St, Louis, tonight!
727 N 1st Street St. Louis
The Freshest Seafood In The Midwest!
Experience fresh seafood and fine dining at one of the best seafood restaurants in all of St. Louis, 801 Fish
172 Carondelet Plaza, Clayton, MO
Exceptional Dinners, Impeccable Service, Casual Atmosphere
Citizen Kane’s Steakhouse is proud to be family owned and operated for over two decades. Located in a classic turn of the century Victorian home in the heart Kirkwood, Citizen Kane's is known for providingimpeccable service and exceptional dinners in a tasteful yet casual atmosphere since 1993. The Kane family differentiates themselves by using “a simple culinary approach”…their chefs only use the freshest ingredients in every item they serve (which is all prepared fresh daily. Kane's exceptional menu and award winning cuisine features a vast array of traditional and unique dinner entrees. All entrees are served complete with your choice of Kane’s rosebud salad or the soup DuJour; as well as your choice of one of our signature side dishes. Dress casual or formal as you wish. Don't miss the chance to experience Kane's!
133 West Clinton Place Kirkwood, MO
Create beautiful, delicious dishes using only the freshest local ingredients
Chef Kevin Willmann takes a community approach to his food. Farmhaus' menus are mostly comprised of locally grown produce and he partners with local cheesemakers, bakers and coffee roasters. Most of the daily menu items come from the bi-state area, while much of the seafood comes from the same Gulf Coast waters that Kevin enjoyed fishing as a young man. The cuisine is an edgy, refreshed take on Southern and Midwestern styles. At Farmhaus they focus on memorable and intriguing small plates and tasting menus. If you'd like to try something refreshingly different... come to Farmhaus in St. Louis!
3257 Ivanhoe, St. Louis
400 Olive Bar & Grill
A Modern American Bistro
The signature restaurant of Hilton St. Louis Downtown at the Arch, 400 Olive showcases St. Louis cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, using fresh, local ingredients. This modern American bistro is perfect for business lunches and dinners, social events, and casual dining. The delicious menu is complemented by an extensive list of wines, specialty cocktails, and local craft beers.The food is exceptional, fresh and filled with tempting flavors.
Hilton St. Louis, Downtown at the Arch, 400 Olive Street
MASSA'STHE ITALIAN CLASSICS!Massa's is certainly one of the most authentic Italian restaurants in St. Louis. This restaurant (with 5 locations in the area) is considered a local gem by community diners. The food is not only authentic (and delicious), but the portions are huge. Try the toasted ravioli as an appetizer and make sure you have one of their popular Caesar salads, fresh, crisp and garlicky. If you love Italian and don't like a presumptuous atmosphere, Massa's is the place, of course!14312 S Outer 40 Rd. Town & Country, MO
THREE FLAGS TAVERN
Bringing the finer points of hospitality together with the unique history and culture of St. Louis.
Three Flags owners, John and Cathy O'Brien are both St. Louisans, born and raised, with a great appreciation for this city's unique history and the different nationalities that have emigrated there. During their research, they learned about the events of March 9-10, 1804, known as Three Flags Day. Over these two days, three flags marked the rule of St. Louis during a ceremonial transfer of the Louisiana Territory. The wonderful culinary intersection of Spain, France and the United States of America was relevant to the direction our menu was taking and sounded extremely delicious to us. Today they chose "Tavern" as it best describes the level of professional and friendly hospitality we offer, with meticulous attention to detail executed by their skilled and caring staff.
4940 Southwest Ave, St. Louis
FIVE STAR BURGERS
Burgers That Will Blow Your MindAt Five Star Burgers you'll get find a menu featuring delicious gourmet burgers complimented by tasty sides. Are these burgers really that good? Well according to many folks Five Star Burgers are the Best in St. Louis, and with the burger competition here... that's pretty darn good! Plus Five Star also offers patrons beer and wine to wash down those famous Five Star Burgers. If you're looking for a great burger in St. Louis, look to Five Star.8125 Maryland Ave, Clayton
FRESH- Their 100+ year old recipes was passed down to them by their grandma. Grandma did not use a microwave or a freezer so neither do they. They make everything from scratch each and every morning.
FAST- Fast is important, especially at a drive-through, but Fort Taco simply does not cut corners. Their Puffers and Enchees are born only after you order them. Their menu is small because they have perfected every item.FILLING- Have you seen a taco as big as your head? Well, you will when you try one of Fort Taco's Puffers! Unlike other tacos, their Puffers are filled to the brim with meat, cheese, lettuce and tomatoes!Fort Taco, when you're looking for the best tacos in Saint Louis, this is the place to go!
8106 Manchester Road, Brentwood, MO
CIELO'S RESTAURANT & BAR
It Can Only Get So Good...
Offering breathtaking views of the Arch and downtown St. Louis, Cielo Restaurant is the city's authentic Italian option, with casual, family-style dining. Created by Executive Chef Gian Nicola Colucci, a native of Italy, Cielo’s menu focuses on homemade Italian classics with local ingredients. Parlaying the ease of the Italian lifestyle, Cielo's sommelier, Jeff Hall, offers many affordable wines from Chef Colucci’s home region, Piedmont. Cielo Bar echoes St. Louis's vibrant cocktail scene with hand-crafted cocktails and locally brewed beers.999 North 2nd Street, Four Seasons Hotel, St. Louis
If You're in the Mood for Legendary
If you like great burgers, if you like pop-culture, if you like great music and entertainment, you're gonna love Blueberry Hill. This is indeed the perfect place for grabbing some serious pub grub. The We highly recommend the appetizers as well as the main fair. Everything here has a bit of a throw-back feel... and it's all fun! If you wanna have a great time when you're in St. Louis, go find your thrills, at Blueberry Hill!
6504 Delmar in The Loop, St. Louis
THE BLOCK RESTAURANT & BUTCHER SHOP
Keeping It Family
The Block Restaurant and Butcher Shop is owned and managed by brother-in-laws, Marco del Pietro and Brian Doherty. This neighborhood establishment delivers a modest method: create and showcase a farm-fresh, seasonal menu that sources the very best local ingredients. By sourcing local ingredients they celebrate the abundant resources of the Greater St. Louis area while supporting the local community and economy. The Block also offers a full-service meat counter complimented by artisanal accoutrements that allow customers to take fresh cuts home to craft locally-inspired meals on their own.The Block is an inviting, community gathering space that delivers an enchanting dining experience, accompanied by locally acquired and handcrafted cocktails.
33 North Sarah St. Saint Louis
THE FOX & HOUNDS TAVERN
The Perfect Place For A Pint and A Bite
This cozy pub is a re-creation of a gathering room in an English home where the host might entertain his guests before and after a vigorous hunt. The atmosphere no doubt, is what sets this place apart from other St. Louis restaurants. While the menu is limited the fare is quite good. TIP: Try the Cheshire Burger or the Coventry Fish & Chips.
Pull up a stool at the bar or relax in a plush chair by the big stone fireplace and choose a favorite from their extensive drink list. Distinguished tastes will appreciate the dozen different varieties of Irish, American, and Scottish whiskey. If you’re feeling adventurous, you may even try a yard of ale – a true Fox & Hounds tradition!
6300 Clayton Rd, St. Louis
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