17030 New Bremen Rd
Ste Genevieve, MO 63670
Phone: (573) 543-5440
Fax: (573) 543-5460
Bars & Cafes
Having been featured on numerous TV shows like Good Morning America and newspapers and magazines like The New York Times and Vogue among others, 17th Street Bar Grill is famous for its tasty pulled pork, delicious ribs, delectable mac and cheese and heavenly baked beans. Previously managed by Mark Mills and now by his daughter Amy Mills, the restaurant is quite cosy both indoors and outdoors. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable. The eatery also has a full bar, where one can pick their favorite drinks with their favorite food, the prices being delightfully reasonable.
Root Beer offers an array of beer on draft, and classic pub grub like snacks, seafood as well as ice-cream and sweet treats. It is best known, however, for its one-of-a-kind decor. A quintessential-looking saloon from the outside, its interiors are adorned with antiques and unique novelties. A collection of 175 antlers of elk and deer, and 150 taxidermy ducks and birds are mounted throughout this place. Also part of the decor are cigar store Indian, guns and vintage finds that create an ambiance like no other.
If you are in Carbondale and want to enjoy a night discovering the live music scene here, then Hangar 9 is the ideal place to head to. Located in the bustling downtown area, a few blocks from the Southern Illinois University, Hangar 9 is a spacious bar-club-music-venue that features bands and musicians from all over the country. You can either choose to catch the show by dancing away to the tunes on the main level, or head upstairs for a better view of the stage. There is also a beer garden which is a great place to grab a beer during the summer. Call to know more.
It's quick, it's easy, it's reasonably priced and it has ice cream! Culver's, known for it's standard American cuisine, is a great place to stop for a quick lunch or dinner. Nothing fancy here, just good food. Located in an industrial center of Chesterfield, the restaurant serves predominantly as a watering hole between where you came from and where you're going. Despite its relatively utilitarian disposition, Culver's is certainly a fun place to eat. The menu features all those simple comfort foods as well as different flavors of ice cream every day! The chunky desserts come in various cup sizes and the flavors range from butter pecan to blueberry cheesecake, with everything in between. The staff is friendly and efficient and the atmosphere is laid back. -Cathryn D. Blue
After spending hours playing games and wagering at the River City Casino, hunker down to The Beerhouse, a perfect spot to unwind and sample some of the best ales. The Lemay location serves it well, so you can just walk in for a late-night dinner or a pint. They boast of 32 beers on tap and over a 100 varieties of imported microbrews, along with their own house brew - The Brewhouse Ale. Here the food complements the spirits, and the menu is not your standard pub fare but features hearty options like steaks, chops, burgers, sandwiches and pizzas. The atmosphere is laid-back and service is highly friendly; multiple visits are guaranteed.
If you have a hankering for seafood this is the place to go. Red Lobster has a wide variety of good eats for the whole family. Various appetizers, special entrees, drinks and desserts ensure a menu with something for just about anybody. Lunch and dinner menus include shrimp, soups and salads, seafood platters, chicken, steak and pasta. For calorie-counters, choose from the LightHouse Menu, which highlights dishes that won't cause you to tip the scales. A Kid's Menu is available with fine fare for the little ones like chicken fingers and mac & cheese. Be sure to save room for a scrumptious dessert. Gift Cards are available as a great gift for the seafood lover.
Perennial Artisan Ales is a favorite among the St. Louis crowd looking for unique local brews. Many of the beers are infused with the sweet flavors of peaches and pears or the soothing taste of chamomile, making them unlike any other. The tasting room and brewery are in a bit of a hidden location, tucked away on the bottom floor of a refurbished factory, which now houses loft apartments. Look out for this brewery and the hunt will be worth the delicious beers.
Situated close to the Mississippi Historic Riverwalk, Pitter's Cafe & Lounge offers you the fantastic combination of food, drinks and music. The menu features sandwiches, salads and soups, and freshly-roasted coffee is also on offer. For your entertainment, Pitter's also invites local bands to come and perform, and there are jam nights as well. Bands like Dirtfoot have performed here.
With numerous bands and artists: famous and local, performing at this place, the Wedge, most definitely, is a popular hang-out joint. Be it gorging on a pizza, while enjoying live performances or the sheer adrenaline filled atmosphere, this place is a crowd puller. The hot Toddies, Mungus, D Numbers are some of the regular names performing here. Although the kitchen here dishes out a decent meal, its the Iggy Ziggy Room where all the action is. The Wedge is certainly and deservingly here to stay!