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Date
Thu, 4/26
Time
8:30 PM
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Lucas Park Grille

4.4
756 reviews
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$30 and under
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Contemporary American
Perfect For:
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Groups
By completing the 2004 renovation of its breathtaking 8000 square foot space, Lucas Park Grille on Washington Avenue claimed its role as one of the first in the progressive downtown revitalization. By offering a variety of New American Cuisine in both small and large plates, Lucas Park Grille provides a customized experience for all guests. Honored with the Wine Spectator’s “Award of Excellence,” 2007-2011 Lucas Park Grille boasts an incomparable wine selection of over 300 choices by the bottle. The ambience of the 25-foot loft-style ceilings, three dining room fireplaces and creative use in elements of stone, copper and brick provide an unparalleled experience. With styles ranging from a casually elegant café to a formal candlelit experience and including several exclusive lounge areas, Lucas Park Grille is suitable for any occasion. Named by Sauce Magazine as the “Place to See & be Seen,” Lucas Park Grille continues to be a standout in the St. Louis bar and restaurant scene.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Contemporary American
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday - Friday : 11:00am - 3:00pm, ; Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm
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Phone number
(314) 241-7770
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Kevin Sthair
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Private party facilities
Lucas Park Grille offers all the service and great-tasting appeal of the restaurant in a coordinated, customized package for large and small events.
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Private party contact
Joshua Wells: (314) 241-7770
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
13th Street
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Parking details
Valet parking offered in front of the restaurant Thursday-Saturday
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Entertainment
DJ plays music 11:00pm-close every Thursday-Saturday. No cover; upscale dress code enforced.
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Special events & promotions
Happy Hour Monday-Friday 4-7 pm featuring half off Bites and Snacks
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cafe, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 756 People Are Saying
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4.5
service
4.4
ambience
4.2
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89% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined 2 days ago

Great food and great service

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5.0Dined on April 18, 2018

The menu was inventive, and the food was delicious! The scallops were large and tender, and juicy--some of the best I have had! The cocktails were delicious as well. Our server was very attentive, and made excellent menu suggestions. We had concert tickets afterwards, and he made sure that we were out in a timely fashion!

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1.0Dined on April 7, 2018

Food was nothing to speak of, okay but not delicious especially for cost. We made reservations and once we arrived and were being seated we were told they were shampooing carpets that night and really shouldn’t have sat us there. We felt a little rushed due to that. It was a Friday night, probably should choose a non-weekend night for carpet shampooing.

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3.0Dined on April 1, 2018

We went for Easter brunch. The food was cold and not very good. We brought family and friends with us and I was embarrassed. The dessert bar looked like someone went to Sam’s Club and picked them up. Service was terrible. Overall not a good choice.

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2.0Dined on March 21, 2018

Food isn’t worth the money. And they charged a 20% gratuity without warning.

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5.0Dined on March 18, 2018

Absolutely wonderful food and wonderful atmosphere. The food was so fresh and so delicious. It tasted like something your mother made! We will definitely be back!

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5.0Dined on March 14, 2018

Great food and service- we needed a phone charger, and they even accommodated that, too! The short ribs were amazing, and the scallops were divine. Would go there again. And again.

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5.0Dined on March 11, 2018

Food was great. Service was equally great. If we return to St Louis this will be on our list of of must eats.

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5.0Dined on March 10, 2018

First time at this awesome restaurant. The service was impeccable. The food was delicious. The ambience was relaxing. We are from Chattanooga and WILL BE BACK!!!

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5.0Dined on February 26, 2018

All five of us enjoyed our meals. My chopped salad with grilled chicken was the best I have ever had. Wonderful service and I look forward to go back for dinner.

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5.0Dined on February 24, 2018

Great food! Great service.

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4.0Dined on February 23, 2018

The food was exceptional. The waiter was good even though he forgot 1 of my sides. I thought the meal for 4 people was overpriced! ($280.00) Our steaks were cooked to our liking, but was lacking flavor.

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5.0Dined on February 20, 2018

Great time and great service at Lucas Park Grille. Had a group of 8 and food and service were appreciated by all. Wine kept flowing and dessert was excellent too. Will be back...

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5.0Dined on February 16, 2018

My husband and i were traveling to St. Louis to visit our SLU student son. We’ve been on a clean eating program, and wanted to find a great restaurant that could meet our needs. This was a great find! We each had a different kale based salad. I know- doesn’t sound enticing; not the kinds of things we used to order- but they were excellent. Ordered tea and got an array of options plus extra hot water without asking. We plan to come back every time we are in town.

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

The food was great. Service was awesome. I recommend to all friends.

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

The service, food and other staff were great which made the whole dining experience amazing.

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5.0Dined on February 10, 2018

Hadn’t been in quite some time, and happy to say it’s still a great place to go! Some say it’s a bit pricey, but the overall experience and atmosphere make it well worth it!

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5.0Dined on February 10, 2018

Staff was very courteous. Food was delicious, unique but not overwhelming or pretentious. Will come back when we’re in St Louis.

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5.0Dined on February 10, 2018

Great location. Delicious tastes. Comfortable atmosphere. This place is perfect for a date night, other celebration, or night on the town! It has definitely made my list of favorites in St. Louis!

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5.0Dined on February 9, 2018

We had the most amazing evening at Lucas Park! Very neat and attractive building and decor, very welcoming and attentive at the door, the service was great, we asked for a quiet table to celebrate valentines a little early (eve of Mardi Gras ha!). I had to try the house salad, it’s one of my favorite kind, it was delicious! Loved it! My husband had their crab cakes and was pleasantly surprised at the unique fusion flavor. I had the filet with port wine reduction, it was very good, cooked exactly as requested, sides we also very good. My husband had ribeye and he was equally as pleased. Our server was a pro, they checked on us, took good care while giving us quiet time we wanted. Really can’t say enough nice things. Must try if you haven’t been!

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5.0Dined on February 7, 2018

Great service & delicious food. Highly recommend the short rib.

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4.0Dined on February 3, 2018

On a busy Saturday night, we went for a pre-show bite to eat. I want to thank everyone from the manager who nicely sat us in a quiet corner to the waiter who was attentive and got us our meals quickly. We had enough time to enough our food and still make the show with plenty of time. I never knew LPG had a quieter back room and was thankful to be seated there! Great service and good food... as season ticket holders, we will be back again. Thank you for a nice dining experience.

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4.0Dined on January 20, 2018

The food was very good. The rest of the restaurant seemed pretty loud. There were number of large parties and a variety of seating styles - hi-tops, regular tables, booths. My only complaint is that we had a reservation and yet we were originally seated directly in front of the kitchen door (why do they even have a table there?!). We asked to move, and we were seated one table over - better. But we were in a dark corner with three other tables. The others were both empty for most of the night. Three different parties turned down the same table. It was fine, but we just felt like we were off in some forgotten leper colony. It was quiet, which was nice and the manager was super nice. He stopped by to check on us and offered us a free dessert (we never said anything about the table.)

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5.0Dined on January 13, 2018

Lucas Park grill never disappoints. This was my 5th visit with friends and everything was on point. Great service, venue and food!

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5.0Dined on January 12, 2018

Awesome Place. Good food and good service, had great options

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4.0Dined on December 31, 2017

Service was excellent, food very well cooked and flavorful.

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3.0Dined on December 31, 2017

This was disappointing from the door to desert. Not a disaster, but disappointing. Host staff was disorganized and not welcoming. Server stepped in and got us to our table.

First disappointment was completely different menu than posted online at Open Table. Almost a completely different concept. Several inviting vegetarian options online: zero on menu. We had a superfood salad and a modified Scallop pasta with no bacon. Salad was good, Scallops were way too salty, and not very good. Nutella crunch bar desert was difficult to eat (frozen?) And the white chocolate "mousse" was chalky and bland.

Service was good, but we had to grin and bear it when asked how things were tasting, etc.

The glass of wine was very good and the extensive wine list is worth noting for oenophiles.

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1.0Dined on December 31, 2017

Food was cold. Service was very slow. I watched a bouncer remove an unresponsive girl who had been drinking outside the door in the cold. I was concerned about her health, but this restaurant was only concerned about their liability. Shameful. I will never return.

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5.0Dined on December 30, 2017

Ladies night including a show at the Fox Theater, so we were all dressed up and felt Lucas Park was the perfect place for dinner. The food was amazing and the service matched! It was a little pricey, but worth every penny!

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4.0Dined on December 23, 2017

Very quiet. Couldn't get reservations the week before but this week we were practically the only ones there. Not complaining...it was nice for us.

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5.0Dined on December 9, 2017

Amazing dinner on Saturday night, love the menu selections from small plates to larger entrees. We arrived early and enjoy drinks with appetizers at the bar, great selection of wine. Then moved to a great table in the main dining room for an amazing dinner. Menu is very diverse, offering numerous of gluten free options (which was important to us), service was great and the food did not disappoint. Can not wait to go back again, many things on the menu left to try. Don't miss Lucas Park.

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4.0Dined on December 9, 2017

Went here to celebrate my sister's and brother's birthdays. Their dessert menu was a bit disappointing (we aren't gooey butter cake fans). The service was good as was the food.

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5.0Dined on December 1, 2017

Great food and atmosphere! Had the salmon, delicious! Martinis were also great. Our waiter was wonderful. Manager stopped by our table to check in. Great dining experience. Will definitely return!

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5.0Dined on November 28, 2017

One of my guests said it was the best steak he'd ever had. A good comment from a Nebraska guy in the middle of beef country.

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2.0Dined on November 28, 2017

Lucas Park Grill was pretty much empty at dinner time. The food was good but not exceptional.

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5.0Dined on November 25, 2017

Whenever we stay in downtown St. Louis we make one of our dinners at Lucas Park Grill. Perfect menu size and offering that changes just often enough. Always have a wonderful dinning experience when we go there. Inside or out the atmosphere is always appreciated and the service has always been great. Highly recommend!

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5.0Dined on November 18, 2017

Was in town for my daughters cheer competition. Had never been in St Louis and saw great reviews for dinner. Glad we came. Great food. Nice layout. Great service.

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4.0Dined on November 18, 2017

Last minute reservation for my family. So glad we chose Lucas Park! The food and service were fantastic. Definitely recommend for a business meeting or date/special occasion.

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5.0Dined on November 17, 2017

We had two large dinners and were not easy patrons -- lots of late arrivals and questions -- but the staff were wonderful. They accommodated everyone and even produced a burger for a guest with a picky palette.

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5.0Dined on November 16, 2017

5 friends went before Lady Gaga. We had a bunch of apps and drinks. Our server was very accommodating and efficient. She did a great job getting us taken care of and on our way. We’ll go back!

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