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The 8 Best Restaurants In St. Louis

Updated: October 8, 2021

Take your next night out to the next level with the best and trendiest restaurants St. Louis has to offer. We analyzed the top blogs, restaurant review sites, and food publications to find the best restaurants in St. Louis. So for the finest foods, regional classics, and only the most sophisticated atmosphere visit these venues.

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Sameem Afghan Restaurant

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

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    Riverfront Times, 2019

Yellowbelly

American, $$$, Central West EndAmerican, $$$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, $$, Central West EndAmerican, $$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, $$, Forest Park SoutheastItalian, $$St. Louis, Forest Park Southeast
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Lemmons

American, $$, Bevo MillAmerican, $$St. Louis, Bevo Mill
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

VP Square

Asian, $$, Tower Grove SouthAsian, $$St. Louis, Tower Grove South
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2019

    The 5 best Asian fusion spots in St. Louis

    Hoodline, 2019

Barg Continental Restaurant

Middle Eastern, $$, St. Louis HillsMiddle Eastern, $$St. Louis, St. Louis Hills
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

How did we curate this list?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 823905 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 5278 restaurants, and 147 lists and articles from top sources like Hoodline and Trip 101. The restaurants you see have been featured in Hoodline - The 5 best Asian fusion spots in St. Louis, Hoodline - Your guide to the 3 top spots in St. Louis's Central West End neighborhood and Trip 101 - 10 Best Farm-To-Table Restaurants In St. Louis, Missouri. As restaurants continue to adapt to COVID-19, you can trust us to show the latest information on which restaurants are open and how with our real-time data recommendation engine. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. These ten options are sure to delight.

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