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The 7 Best Restaurants Near Clayton

Updated: May 2, 2022

If you are searching for the newest and hottest dining spots in Clayton look no further than this list. We analyzed the top review and ranking sites and leading publications for the best restaurants in Clayton. Head to these establishments for the finest tasting menus and most extensive wine lists in the city.

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The BAO

Asian, $$, ClaytonAsian, $$Clayton
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

House Of Wong

Asian, $$, ClaytonAsian, $$Clayton
Google: 3.8
Yelp: 3.5

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Sameem Afghan Restaurant

Middle Eastern, $$, St. LouisMiddle Eastern, $$St. Louis, Forest Park Southeast
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Riverfront Times, 2019

    The 25 Best Restaurants in St. Louis Right Now, According to Yelp

    Riverfront Times, 2019

Yellowbelly

American, $$$, St. LouisAmerican, $$$St. Louis, Central West End
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Riverfront Times, 2018

    The Best New St. Louis Restaurants of 2018

    Riverfront Times, 2018

Seedz Cafe

American, $$, St. LouisAmerican, $$St. Louis
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Trip 101, 2020

    10 Best Farm-To-Table Restaurants In St. Louis, Missouri

    Trip 101, 2020

Retreat Gastropub

American, $$, St. LouisAmerican, $$St. Louis, Central West End
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2020

    Your guide to the 3 top spots in St. Louis's Central West End neighborhood

    Hoodline, 2020

Sauce on the Side

Italian, $$, St. LouisItalian, $$St. Louis, Forest Park Southeast
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. We pored over ratings for 5278 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 restaurant reviews in Clayton and 147 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what Hoodline, Trip 101 and Riverfront Times had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. These spots have been featured in Hoodline - Your guide to the 3 top spots in St. Louis's Central West End neighborhood, Trip 101 - 10 Best Farm-To-Table Restaurants In St. Louis, Missouri and Riverfront Times - The Best New St. Louis Restaurants of 2018. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Questions & answers

Louie, The Crossing, and Sauce on the Side are the highest-rated restaurants for dinner in Clayton.

Sauce on the Side, Peno, and Kingside Diner are the highest-rated best restaurants for delivery in Clayton.

The highest-rated restaurants for brunch in Clayton are Louie, The Crossing, and Sauce on the Side.

Louie, The Crossing, and Sauce on the Side are the highest-rated restaurants that is good for groups in Clayton.

Louie, The Crossing, and Sauce on the Side are restaurants with outdoor seating in Clayton.

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