Once a month Chuck Berry, the guitar legend himself, performs at this small, but welcoming bar. Chuck owns the place and plays with his son (guitar) and daughter (harmonica/vocals). I caught his act... more
Great local custard shop to cool you off during the humid St. Louis summer. Two locations in the city. Definately a can't miss on any trip here. Need proof; just take a look at all the Ted Drewes hats... more
A brewery pub with good food. Inside was seriously funky -- we ate on the "terrace" with a view of the Union Station shopping mall -- not quite Paris, but nice with the sun streaming in through the... more
The food quality has deteriorated since I was last there 10 years ago, and the place is now stale looking. Still fairly decent food, though. The pasta dishes for $10 are mostly pasta. Pizzas cost a... more
I am a big Hard Rock fan, and I seek them out whenever I travel.
Being as how this Hard Rock is in Union Station, it is VERY easy to find - I saw the guitar from the interstate! The pay parking lot... more
You may know this as Panera Bread in other cities, but this is where it all started. The bread and philosopy were kept in tact when St. Louis Bread was bought by Au Bon Pain. And a couple of good... more
When I think of the restaurants in St. Louis' Italian neighborhood - The HIll - this is probably the first one that comes to mind. Maybe because it was my first experience with The Hill, and I was... more
Annie Gunn's and it's attached gourmet store / deli (The Smokehouse) serve some of the best food I've ever eaten. Annie Gunn's is kind of pricey, but worth every penny. It's not one of those posh... more
Gian-Tony's is in the 'Hill' area of St. Louis and, like most restaurants in the area, it lives up to the Italian motif quite nicely. There are a few different dining rooms within the building and the... more
On Saturday, April 17, my fellow retired teacher and long-time friend, Jill Martin, and I began a week's vacation in Missouri. We stayed in a Time Share Resort located about an hour from Saint Louis....
I actually live in the burbs of St. Louis. The St. Louis area is split up into "Counties", North County, South County and West County. I live in West County, approximately 20 minutes from downtown,......