59 Best Restaurants In St. Louis For Bucket List Of Foodie Ideas

St. Louis’s restaurant scene is in a state of perpetual change with restaurants that span a myriad of cuisines, tastes and histories, which collectively will satisfy all of your restaurant needs. Whether they’ve just hung to open sign, are a local standby, or have a stand-out dish, these best restaurant spots are for those who love to eat. A couple of the city’s best restaurant are Lombardo’s Trattoria and Wan Fu along with the many other below we’ve included for your bucket list.

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Broadway Oyster Bar
popular Broadway Oyster Bar - Bar - Party at Oyster Bar, a down-home hangout featuring Cajun classics plus nightly live music & a hopping outdoor patio

Party at Oyster Bar, a down-home hangout featuring Cajun classics plus nightly live music & a hopping outdoor patio

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Everest Cafe And Bar
Everest Cafe And Bar - Indian -  Go for a healthy life style at Everest serving Nepalese, Korean & Indian cuisines all made in healthy & fresh ingredients

Go for a healthy life style at Everest serving Nepalese, Korean & Indian cuisines all made in healthy & fresh ingredients

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Anis Hyderabad House
Anis Hyderabad House - Asian - Appreciate the Asian Cuisine taste at Anis Hyderabad serving diverse menu of Indian, Chinese & Vietnamese items

Appreciate the Asian Cuisine taste at Anis Hyderabad serving diverse menu of Indian, Chinese & Vietnamese items

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Haveli
Haveli  - Indian - Haveli is an Indian eatery serving a large selection of vegetarian dishes & lunch & dinner buffets

Haveli is an Indian eatery serving a large selection of vegetarian dishes & lunch & dinner buffets

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India Palace
India Palace - Indian - Experience the highest quality of food & service in a classic Indian cuisine & a lunch buffet at India Palace

Experience the highest quality of food & service in a classic Indian cuisine & a lunch buffet at India Palace

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House of India
House of India - Indian - House of India is an enduring eatery with warm decor providing tandoori chicken & other Indian classics, plus a buffet

House of India is an enduring eatery with warm decor providing tandoori chicken & other Indian classics, plus a buffet

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Sesame
Sesame  - Chinese - Taste this best general tso chicken & many other great choices at Sesame Chinese Restaurant

Taste this best general tso chicken & many other great choices at Sesame Chinese Restaurant

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Wan Fu Chinese
Wan Fu Chinese - Chinese - Wan Fu is great for a quick, cheap, and simple Chinese lunch & food is reliably good and the service is fast

Wan Fu is great for a quick, cheap, and simple Chinese lunch & food is reliably good and the service is fast

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Wonton King
Wonton King - Chinese - Wonton King will take you to an Asian County vibe when you taste their Dim Sum, Noodle soup & other Wonton Dishes

Wonton King will take you to an Asian County vibe when you taste their Dim Sum, Noodle soup & other Wonton Dishes

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Pei Wei Asian Diner
 Pei Wei Asian Diner - Chinese - Enjoy lunch outside with Pei Wie’s Pan-Asian health-conscious noodle, rice dishes & more

Enjoy lunch outside with Pei Wie’s Pan-Asian health-conscious noodle, rice dishes & more

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Corner 17
Corner 17 - Chinese - Housemade noodles & bubble tea are served at Corner 17 an informal Chinese option with a modern interior

Housemade noodles & bubble tea are served at Corner 17 an informal Chinese option with a modern interior

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Landry's Seafood House
Landry's Seafood House - American - Consider Landry's Seafood House, Family-friendly chain eatery offering steaks & Gulf Coast seafood

Consider Landry's Seafood House, Family-friendly chain eatery offering steaks & Gulf Coast seafood

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Peacemaker Lobster and Crab Co
Peacemaker Lobster and Crab Co - American - Take a delicious meal in a Rustic-chic eatery offering classic seafood like lobster, po' boys & shrimp at Lobster & Crab Co

Take a delicious meal in a Rustic-chic eatery offering classic seafood like lobster, po' boys & shrimp at Lobster & Crab Co

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Oceano Bistro
Oceano Bistro - American - Join the Busy upscale bistro for some oysters & an array of regional seafood & classic fare at Oceano Bistro

Join the Busy upscale bistro for some oysters & an array of regional seafood & classic fare at Oceano Bistro

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Bristol Seafood Grill
Bristol Seafood Grill - American -  Enjoy the market-fresh seafood & wine in a chic, contemporary setting in an Upscale restaurant serving steak at Bristol

Enjoy the market-fresh seafood & wine in a chic, contemporary setting in an Upscale restaurant serving steak at Bristol

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Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar
Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar - American - Try the High-end steakhouse chain & Wine Bar of Prime with aged prime beef & classics such as lobster tails & pork chops

Try the High-end steakhouse chain & Wine Bar of Prime with aged prime beef & classics such as lobster tails & pork chops

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Twisted Tree
Twisted Tree - American - Go for Twisted Tree that’s offering beefy mains, seafood specialties & drinks in a cool setting with a patio

Go for Twisted Tree that’s offering beefy mains, seafood specialties & drinks in a cool setting with a patio

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801 Chophouse St. Louis
801 Chophouse St. Louis - American - Have your dinner at 801 Chophouse, a white-tablecloth destination for steaks with all the trimmings plus seafood, wine & cock

Have your dinner at 801 Chophouse, a white-tablecloth destination for steaks with all the trimmings plus seafood, wine & cock

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Carmine's Steak House
Carmine's Steak House - Seafood - Have a sumptuous meal at Carmine's Steak House an upscale but comfy venue that serves up steakhouse standards

Have a sumptuous meal at Carmine's Steak House an upscale but comfy venue that serves up steakhouse standards

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Kreis
Kreis  - American -  Enjoy eating at Kreis Restaurant that serves up steakhouse staples in a clubby setting

Enjoy eating at Kreis Restaurant that serves up steakhouse staples in a clubby setting

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Southwest Diner
Southwest Diner  - American - Taste the Basic American eats from menu with tacos & custom burritos at this Southwest-inspired diner

Taste the Basic American eats from menu with tacos & custom burritos at this Southwest-inspired diner

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Rosalita's Cantina
Rosalita's Cantina  - Mexican - Discover the Cheery haunt that serves up Tex-Mex grub & specialty margaritas, plus outdoor seating & lunch deals at Rosalita

Discover the Cheery haunt that serves up Tex-Mex grub & specialty margaritas, plus outdoor seating & lunch deals at Rosalita

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Canyon Cafe
Canyon Cafe - Mexican - Experience the Relaxed Southwestern-inspired eatery boasts an eclectic menu, including tacos, pasta & sandwiches at Canyon

Experience the Relaxed Southwestern-inspired eatery boasts an eclectic menu, including tacos, pasta & sandwiches at Canyon

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El Burro Loco
El Burro Loco - Mexican - Order some Margarita at El Burro Loco, a funky Mexican cantina with an artsy & vibrant decor

Order some Margarita at El Burro Loco, a funky Mexican cantina with an artsy & vibrant decor

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Mission Taco Joint
Mission Taco Joint - Mexican - Relish at Mission Taco Joint, a Hip gourmet street-taco specialist with a San Francisco theme & menu of creative cocktails

Relish at Mission Taco Joint, a Hip gourmet street-taco specialist with a San Francisco theme & menu of creative cocktails

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Katie's Pizza & Pasta Osteria
Katie's Pizza & Pasta Osteria - Pizza - Grab your Pizza at Katie's, a relaxed, rustic-chic spot preparing creative pizza, handmade pasta & Italian small plates

Grab your Pizza at Katie's, a relaxed, rustic-chic spot preparing creative pizza, handmade pasta & Italian small plates

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Melo's Pizzeria
Melo's Pizzeria  - Pizza - Delight in a cozy pizza joint offering a concise menu of wood-fired options in snug, brick-walled surrounds at Melo's

Delight in a cozy pizza joint offering a concise menu of wood-fired options in snug, brick-walled surrounds at Melo's

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Corner Bistro
Corner Bistro - Pizza - Give Corner Bistro Restaurant a try & taste the Best pizza crust in town you will always want

Give Corner Bistro Restaurant a try & taste the Best pizza crust in town you will always want

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Crushed Red
Crushed Red - American - Enjoy the freshest and fastest chopped-to-order salads along with a diverse offering of flavorful  Dishes at Crushed Red

Enjoy the freshest and fastest chopped-to-order salads along with a diverse offering of flavorful Dishes at Crushed Red

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Doughocracy Pizza
Doughocracy Pizza  - Pizza - Drop in on the loop for a quick bite of their great salad & Pizza at Doughocracy Pizza Restaurant

Drop in on the loop for a quick bite of their great salad & Pizza at Doughocracy Pizza Restaurant

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Lombardo's Trattoria
Lombardo's Trattoria  - Italian - Stop by Lombardo's for lunch and enjoy their 9 inch Margherita pizza topped with fresh basil, tomato and mozzarella

Stop by Lombardo's for lunch and enjoy their 9 inch Margherita pizza topped with fresh basil, tomato and mozzarella

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Pi Pizzeria
Pi Pizzeria  - Italian - Try the Hip pizzeria serving a menu of creative deep-dish & thin-crust pies, plus craft beers & cocktails at Pi

Try the Hip pizzeria serving a menu of creative deep-dish & thin-crust pies, plus craft beers & cocktails at Pi

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Cunetto House of Pasta
Cunetto House of Pasta  - Italian - Have a wonderful dinner at Cunetto House of Pasta, restaurant that serves up homey Italian meals

Have a wonderful dinner at Cunetto House of Pasta, restaurant that serves up homey Italian meals

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Trattoria Marcella
Trattoria Marcella  - Italian - Dine in this Renowned venue pairing refined Italian cuisine with classic cocktails & a curated wine list at Trattoria Marcell

Dine in this Renowned venue pairing refined Italian cuisine with classic cocktails & a curated wine list at Trattoria Marcell

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Charlie Gitto's
Charlie Gitto's - Italian - Feel the old-world elegant atmosphere at Charlie Gitto's Restaurant a longtime Italian spot in St. Louis

Feel the old-world elegant atmosphere at Charlie Gitto's Restaurant a longtime Italian spot in St. Louis

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The Shaved Duck
The Shaved Duck - American - Satisfy your taste at The Shaved Duck with barbecue & Southern specialties served alongside American craft beers

Satisfy your taste at The Shaved Duck with barbecue & Southern specialties served alongside American craft beers

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Vernons BBQ
Vernons BBQ  - American -  Visit the Neighborhood destination for BBQ beef, pork, chicken & tofu, plus sides & housemade sauces at Vernons BBQ

Visit the Neighborhood destination for BBQ beef, pork, chicken & tofu, plus sides & housemade sauces at Vernons BBQ

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Smoking Barrels Barbeque
Smoking Barrels Barbeque  - American - Chill hangout with sidewalk tables & plates of slow-smoked BBQ & homestyle sides, plus draft beer at Barrels Barbeque

Chill hangout with sidewalk tables & plates of slow-smoked BBQ & homestyle sides, plus draft beer at Barrels Barbeque

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Capitalist Pig
Capitalist Pig  - American - Enjoy eating in a Funky lunch joint serving organic, locally sourced BBQ sandwiches & platters at Capitalist Pig Restaurant

Enjoy eating in a Funky lunch joint serving organic, locally sourced BBQ sandwiches & platters at Capitalist Pig Restaurant

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Bandana's Bar-B-Q
Bandana's Bar-B-Q  - American - Dine at Bandana's Bar-B-Q Restaurant, Regional chain dishing Southern-style barbecue & sides in a cowboy-themed space

Dine at Bandana's Bar-B-Q Restaurant, Regional chain dishing Southern-style barbecue & sides in a cowboy-themed space

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Blues City Deli
Blues City Deli  - American - Enjoy in a festive hangout offering sandwiches & po' boys amid blues-themed decor, plus occasional live music at Blues City

Enjoy in a festive hangout offering sandwiches & po' boys amid blues-themed decor, plus occasional live music at Blues City

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Crown Candy Kitchen
Crown Candy Kitchen - American - Be delighted with the retro setting for soda-fountain fare, housemade chocolates & a classic American menu at Crown Candy

Be delighted with the retro setting for soda-fountain fare, housemade chocolates & a classic American menu at Crown Candy

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Earthbound Brewing
Earthbound Brewing - Bars & Clubs - Earthbound Brewing is a must visit for a unique and great craft beer selection in St. Louis

Earthbound Brewing is a must visit for a unique and great craft beer selection in St. Louis

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Taqueria El Bronco
Taqueria El Bronco - Mexican -  Munch in Traditional Mexican eats such as fajitas, enchiladas & chimichangas at Taqueria El Bronco

Munch in Traditional Mexican eats such as fajitas, enchiladas & chimichangas at Taqueria El Bronco

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Schlafly Tap Room
Schlafly Tap Room - Breweries - Gobble up at Schlafly Tap Room, convivial microbrewery pub with its signature beers, plus live music on weekends

Gobble up at Schlafly Tap Room, convivial microbrewery pub with its signature beers, plus live music on weekends

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Lulu's Local Eatery
Lulu's Local Eatery - American - Relish in a menu of varied vegan eats in an Easygoing counter serve with a patio & a rustic-chic decor

Relish in a menu of varied vegan eats in an Easygoing counter serve with a patio & a rustic-chic decor

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4 Hands Brewery
4 Hands Brewery - Breweries - Try this fabulous Brewery with a tasting room serving barrel-aged beers & creative pub fare, plus weekly tours

Try this fabulous Brewery with a tasting room serving barrel-aged beers & creative pub fare, plus weekly tours

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Schlafly Bottleworks
Schlafly Bottleworks - Breweries - Mingle at Schlafly Bottleworks, a pub offering small-batch beers & American fare, plus live music & tours

Mingle at Schlafly Bottleworks, a pub offering small-batch beers & American fare, plus live music & tours

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Adriana's
Adriana's - Italian - Munch a mouthful of “Yum” at Adriana's, a Longtime family-owned cafe offering Sicilian lunch fare in a quaint setting

Munch a mouthful of “Yum” at Adriana's, a Longtime family-owned cafe offering Sicilian lunch fare in a quaint setting

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Banh Mi So
Banh Mi So - Asian - Experience the Vietnamese cuisine at Banh Mi So with seating for spring rolls, banh mi & other Vietnamese staples, plus beer

Experience the Vietnamese cuisine at Banh Mi So with seating for spring rolls, banh mi & other Vietnamese staples, plus beer

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Kaldi's Coffee House
Kaldi's Coffee House - Cafe - Sit & relax at Kaldi's, a chill coffeehouse specializing in coffee & espresso drinks made from carefully sourced beans

Sit & relax at Kaldi's, a chill coffeehouse specializing in coffee & espresso drinks made from carefully sourced beans

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The Side Project Cellar
The Side Project Cellar - Breweries - Grab your drink at The Side Project Cellar, taproom offering barrel-aged beers by the bottle & glass

Grab your drink at The Side Project Cellar, taproom offering barrel-aged beers by the bottle & glass

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Lemongrass
Lemongrass  - Asian Cuisine - Dine at Lemongrass Restaurant with an extensive menu of Vietnamese staples, including noodles & pho

Dine at Lemongrass Restaurant with an extensive menu of Vietnamese staples, including noodles & pho

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Woofie's Hot Dogs
Woofie's Hot Dogs - Fast Food - Buy at Woofie's, a longtime counter-serve providing hot dogs & fries amid walls covered with celebrity headshots

Buy at Woofie's, a longtime counter-serve providing hot dogs & fries amid walls covered with celebrity headshots

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Pappy's Smokehouse
Pappy's Smokehouse - Barbecue - Order-at-the-counter your favorite wood-smoked Memphis-style barbecue at Pappy's Smokehouse

Order-at-the-counter your favorite wood-smoked Memphis-style barbecue at Pappy's Smokehouse

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Kirkwood Farmers’ Market
Kirkwood Farmers’ Market - Farmers Markets -  Shop at Kirkwood Farmers’ Market where the food is always as good as it looks on display

Shop at Kirkwood Farmers’ Market where the food is always as good as it looks on display

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Pi Pizzeria
Pi Pizzeria - Italian - Stop over at Pi, a hip pizzeria serving a menu of creative deep-dish & thin-crust pies, plus craft beers & cocktails

Stop over at Pi, a hip pizzeria serving a menu of creative deep-dish & thin-crust pies, plus craft beers & cocktails

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Imo's Pizza
Imo's Pizza - Pizza - Munch in your Pizza at Imo's, a Pizzeria specializing in St. Louis-style pies with thin crusts & Provel cheese

Munch in your Pizza at Imo's, a Pizzeria specializing in St. Louis-style pies with thin crusts & Provel cheese

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Cafe Natasha
Cafe Natasha - Mediterranean - Order at Cafe Natasha's, a welcoming stalwart offers hearty Persian fare & an all-you-can-eat hummus happy hour

Order at Cafe Natasha's, a welcoming stalwart offers hearty Persian fare & an all-you-can-eat hummus happy hour

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