Named after Missouri politician Robert E. Hannegan, the restaurant is modeled after the U.S. Senate Dining Room. In other words, it instantly brings to mind luxury and patriotism. Many of the menu items, dating back over 20 years, are traditional American favorites. The house specialty is a 20-ounce stuffed, double-rib pork chop. A full bar is available. The restaurant will appeal to those who enjoy comfortable booth dining, flag-adorned walls and lively acoustics. Local jazz musicians frequently provide evening entertainment.
Perched on a corner of the famous "Hill," an Italian neighborhood in South St. Louis, Giovanni's is considered to be one of best restaurants in the United States. Despite its famous stature, though, the restaurant manages to treat each diner like a VIP. The low lighting and soft background music adds to the unpretentious, yet elegant atmosphere. Whether it is veal or seafood, Giovanni's has definitely mastered the essence of Italian cuisine. The portions are generous and the service is sophisticated. The full bar boasts a vast selection of wines to compliment any meal.
You can always tell whether a Chinese restaurant is respectable by looking at the clientele. If there are Chinese people around, chances are good that the food is good. And if you see roasted fowls in the window, you've definitely found a winner. The regal dining area features dark tables and comfortable, red-velvet cushioned chairs. Everything is delicious, especially the roast duck and chow fun. You will leave with a full, satisfied feeling every time. Beer and wine are both available. If you are feeling brave, you might try the Chinese beer Tsingtao.
You do not need to have a coffee fetish to come here, just a taste for good coffee of many different varieties. If you are a novice, start with a vanilla latte, then gradually work yourself up to cappuccinos and espressos. Coffee isn't all that is served here, though. There are also canisters of specialty teas you can choose from. And if you happen to be a recovering caffeine addict, you can have a fruit smoothie. You can also come here to satisfy your sweet tooth with Eddy's Ice Cream.
Kopperman's has been churning out incredible food since 1897. It also has one of the best kosher menus in the state of Missouri. Bring a huge appetite when you come and be prepared for some serious eating. The simple wooden chairs and tables give off a casual ambiance. The main attraction is the food, once you get over the huge Barnum & Bailey framed poster, it happens to take up an entire wall. You have a craving for matzo and kosher corned beef, while your companion wants salami and eggs. The creative, versatile menu can easily accommodate the two of you. Alcoholic drinks include beer, an impressive wine list and specialty rum drinks. Do call or check website for timings.
There's always a smile on your face when you eat at Wei Hong Bakery, what's even better is that you can also purchase roasted meats, cakes, and vases. From the outside it looks like a place you can go to buy a two-foot Buddha. The inside is a combination bakery and dining area. The carpeted floor gives the large multi-purpose room a romantic feel. Some of the popular menu items among the many Chinese favorites are the beef and broccoli, almond chicken, duck and barbecued pork. Banquet facilities are available.
This pizzeria is known as the best in the area and has more than 25 locations throughout St. Louis. No matter where you are in the city, an IMO's is nearby. It serves great tasting St. Louis-style pizza and offers delivery to just about anywhere. The pizza varieties include everything from the standard sausage to vegetarian versions. You can also enjoy spaghetti and meatballs and a great lasagna. Pizza pricing varies according to size.
This Ethiopian restaurant offers delicious dishes in sizable portions. Try any of the vegetarian items, enjoy the lunch buffet and delight in a dinner menu that will not cost a fortune. The vegetarian buffet attracts a crowd at lunch,for its delicious offerings. All entrees are served with injera, a spongy, pancake-like bread. Although the menu may not be extensive, what is served is truly worth to trip. This place is a favorite among health food buffs.
645 Westport Plaza Drive (Westport Plaza) St. Louis, MO 63146
Baseball fans all over the world know who Ozzie Smith is-he played shortstop for the St. Louis Cardinals from 1982-1996. This restaurant and bar was once owned by the sports star and still bears his name. Every wall is adorned with such decorations as framed photos from Smith's baseball career, his 13 Gold Glove Awards and other sports memorabilia. Patrons often hang out in the bar after dining to watch sports on one of five big screen or 45 19-inch TVs. Ozzie's serves steaks, chicken, pastas, pizza, wraps, Mexican food and sandwiches. You might take advantage of the early bird specials. There is a special menu for kids with selections sure to please picky palates.
Gaze upon the walls of Charlie Gitto's Pasta House and feel like you're in a photo museum. This legendary St. Louis restaurant features autographs of famous local denizens, while serving some of the most authentic Italian in town. Their house specialty is the toasted ravioli, but other mainstays like lasagna, chicken picata, and spaghetti are just as delicious. If you're having trouble with the wine pairing, the sommelier will help you pick out the perfect buttery chardonnay to accompany your pasta dish.
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