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Best American Restaurants in Downtown St. Louis


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A photo of Union 30 restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • St. Louis
Booked 1 time today
Union 30 in downtown St. Louis has earned rave reviews for its exceptional service and food, consistently hailed as "excellent". Patrons appreciate the convenient location and knowledgeable staff, who ensure a perfect balance between promptness and giving space for conversations. Additionally, the restaurant's cuisine has been spotlighted for its deliciousness, with a remarkable focus on their Steakhouse offerings. Reviewers have specifically praised their rib eye steak special, calling it "the best steak" they've ever had, cooked to perfection. Other recommendations include the porter steak which left a lasting impression even after they were no more than leftovers. Evidently, Union 30 is a top-tier destination for Steakhouse cuisine lovers.
A photo of Ruth's Chris Steak House - St. Louis restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • St. Louis
Booked 12 times today
Ruth's Chris Steak House - St. Louis is a celebrated destination for steakhouse cuisine. Customers consistently praise the superior food and service, describing meals that are always excellent, and stakes that are tender, cooked to perfection, and cut like butter. Reviewers note that this Ruth's Chris location has a spectacular view of the Arch, enhancing their dining experience. Many deem it worthy for special occasions and return visits, with one customer saying, "Best steakhouse I've visited! Will definitely go back in the future." The restaurant is also acknowledged for its extensive wine and cocktail list, encouraging a complete and satisfying dining experience.
A photo of Robie's Restaurant and Lounge at Magnolia Hotel restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • St. Louis
Booked 1 time today
Robie's Restaurant and Lounge at Magnolia Hotel excels in Contemporary American cuisine, offering an array of delicious and innovative dishes. Nestled in Downtown St. Louis, Robie's continues to impress patrons with its superb service, excellent food and beautiful ambiance as echoed in numerous reviews. From the breakfast Quinoa Bowl to the Nola Shrimp entrée, each dish is thoughtfully crafted to deliver a memorable dining experience. Sweet delights like the St. Louis Gooey Butter Cake are touted as the best by guests. Diners are especially impressed by the restaurant's commitment to providing top-notch service, creating an enjoyable and romantic atmosphere that sets it apart.
A photo of Pennydrop Bar + Kitchen restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • St. Louis
Pennydrop Bar + Kitchen is lauded for its excellent American cuisine and stellar service. Patrons have praised the delicious food, specifically mentioning the burger and fries as standout dishes. The dining experience is further elevated by the team's exceptional service - with staff like Julie, Toni, and Andy being applauded for their friendly demeanor and expertise. The restaurant is also acclaimed for its ambiance, residing in a beautiful, historic building that adds to its charm. Visitors often find themselves returning for the intimate setting, live music, and overall warmth. Pennydrop Bar + Kitchen's distinction in the American culinary scene is evident in the laudatory reviews of its delighted customers.
A photo of Zenia Bar & Grille restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • St. Louis
Zenia is located inside the Marriott St. Louis Grand. We offer:Breakfast: Mon-Fri 6:00am -10:00am, Sat-Sun 6:00am-11:00amDinner: Mon-Thu 3:00pm-10:00PM, Fri-3:00pm-12:00AM, Sat 11:00am-12:00am, Sun 11:00am-10:00pmBar: Mon-Thu 3:00pm-11:00PM, Fri 3:00pm-1:00am, Sat 11:00am-1:00am, Sun 11:00am-11:00PM
A photo of Ramsay's Kitchen restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • St. Louis
Booked 61 times today
The Ramsay’s Kitchen concept, inspired by Chef Ramsay’s travels, takes guests on a global culinary journey. Celebrating Chef Ramsay’s renowned dishes, the menu offers an array of elevated yet approachable plates, entrées and craft cocktails. The restaurant offers incredible views of the iconic Gateway Arch and majestic Mississippi River.
A photo of Broadway Oyster Bar restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • St. Louis
Booked 34 times today
Broadway Oyster Bar, located in Missouri, has received glowing reviews from customers for its seafood cuisine. Visitors praise the "unique atmosphere with amazing food and excellent service," stating the oysters and seafood entrées are exquisite. According to one review, the restaurant serves some of the best seafood in the state, while another mentions their "high-quality seafood" involving fresh oysters and shrimps. Other recommended dishes include tilapia tacos, alligator bites, and shrimp n grits, described as the "best in the Midwest." The reviewers highlighted the restaurant's fun atmosphere and attentive service, making it an exceptional dining choice for seafood lovers.
A photo of Idol Wolf - 21c Museum Hotel St. Louis restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • St. Louis
Booked 26 times today
Idol Wolf, located within the 21c Museum Hotel in St. Louis, offers an immersive and artistic dining experience that will transport you straight to southern Spain. Celebrated for its ambiance, exceptional service, and delicious Spanish cuisine, guests rave about the chorizo roasted hen of the woods, albondigas, beef cheek empanadas, seafood paella, and churros. The Spanish fare is authentic, with some likening it to the food experience in Madrid. Its unique offerings, friendly staff, and remarkable setting have garnered Idol Wolf rave reviews. From the food to the venue, every aspect is highly recommended for a fun and unique night out.
A photo of Eleven Eleven Mississippi restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • St. Louis
Booked 36 times today
Eleven Eleven Mississippi, located in St. Louis, is highly praised for its exceptional take on traditional Italian cuisine. Interior design of the restaurant adds to experience with its charming ambiance. Their food is meticulously prepared as described by numerous reviews: grilled salmon, spinach salad with cranberries, pecans, orange segments, and goat cheese with shallot vinaigrette were declared "perfect" and "the best ever". Housemade focaccia, complemented with herb and parm olive oil, is noted as "amazing". The wine list is extensive, with a large Italian selection, impressing even the wine connoisseurs. Various reviews highlight the superb services provided by the friendly staff. Both first-time visitors and frequent customers highly recommend Eleven Eleven Mississippi for its consistently good experience.
A photo of Cardinals Nation restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Downtown St. Louis
Booked 11 times today
Cardinals Nation is an American cuisine restaurant that successfully impresses its patrons with their delicious food, exceptional service, and welcoming atmosphere. As an attraction for both locals and tourists, the restaurant offers a memorable dining experience. Many reviews highlight the variety, quality, and impressive volume of food. The restaurant's Mother's Day Brunch seems to be a particular crowd-pleaser, featuring an array of choices including succulent shrimp, a waffle bar, and a carving station. Patrons also enjoy the restaurant's attentiveness and quick service. The free entry to the Cardinals Hall of Fame Museum adds a bonus to the overall experience. Cardinals Nation's commitment to genuine American cuisine and their dedication to customer satisfaction makes it a highly recommended dining destination.

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Discover best American restaurants in Downtown St. Louis

Discover the vibrant American dining scene in Downtown St. Louis, where culinary diversity meets tradition and innovation. Renowned for its rich gastronomic culture, Downtown St. Louis features a selection of restaurants that excel in American cuisine, offering everything from classic comfort foods to modern culinary creations. These establishments are celebrated for their commitment to quality, showcasing locally sourced ingredients and skillful preparation. Patrons can expect a delightful dining experience with menus that cater to a variety of tastes and preferences, ensuring there's something for everyone. The atmosphere in these restaurants often combines a welcoming vibe with stylish decor, making them perfect for both casual and sophisticated dining. Whether you're looking for a hearty American breakfast, a sumptuous lunch, or an elegant dinner, Downtown St. Louis promises an exceptional culinary journey that reflects the heart and soul of American dining.

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