Tag: Saint Louis Restaurants

Chef Heidi Hamamura aims to reclaim the gold medal at the World Food Championship next month

Click to enlarge Courtesy Heidi Hamora Heidi Hamamora will compete in the World Food Championship next month. If you’ve been lucky enough to score one of Heidi Hamamura’s delicious sushi bowls over the past year,…

Effendi brings generations of culinary talents to another Middle Eastern cuisine | cafe | St. Louis | Saint Louis news and events

In the early twentieth century, Jawamir Rashid’s grandfather was making a living selling pressed juices in Kurdistan until Palestinian bakers gave him a better idea. The two men recently moved to the area and introduced…

Rockwell Beer Garden opens in Francis Park today

Click to enlarge Courtesy Rockwell Berg The highly anticipated Rockwell beer garden opened today in Francis Park. Today is the day beer lovers – and anyone who enjoys drinking and snacking outdoors – have been…

The delicious success of Chicken Out lies in its elegant simplicity | cafe | St. Louis | Saint Louis news and events

Click to enlarge Maple Sun A selection of Chicken Out items: The Chip and Cheddar, The Chicken Out and Spicy Chicken Out. When Mike Johnson set out to make the perfect chicken sandwich for Chicken…

St. Louis Standards: Al’s Restaurant carries on the legacy of Riverfront

Click to enlarge Andy Poulsen Al’s is one of the legendary St. Louis restaurants. When Pam Neil looks at old photos of her grandparents opening Alice’s Restaurant (1200 North 1st Street, 314-421-6399)She’s overwhelmed with how…

Sureste Méxican now offers Yucatán Kitchen at City Foundry

Click to enlarge cheryl baher Sureste Méxican is now open at City Foundry, featuring Yucatan cuisine. For several years, Chef Alex Henry has been tailoring the menus of the restaurants he worked with to the…

Chicken Scratch, by celebrity chef Nate Herford, opens today at City Foundry

Click to enlarge cheryl baher Guests can order a quarter chicken or take a whole rotisserie bird to go. For years, chef Nate Herford has worked in fine-dining kitchens, whipping up elegant brain dishes for…

The Balkan Cure Box presents a dinner series featuring Jane Garcia’s “Secret Weapon”

Click to enlarge Courtesy Jennifer Garcia Pars Jennifer Garcia Bars will launch the Balkan Treat Box dinner series with a Philippines-inspired event. For two years, Jennifer Garcia Bars worked alongside Loryn and Edo Nalic in…

Food and drink 2021 | drink food

When thinking about what state the St. Louis restaurant scene represents in 2021, how you feel about things, more than ever, depends on which side of the table you’re sitting on. If you’re a fan…

The New York Times named Little Fox one of America’s favorite restaurants

Click to enlarge Maple Sun Little Fox is one of the most exciting restaurants in the country, says The New York Times. After a year and a half marked by challenges, uncertainty, and sometimes sheer…

American Falafel Inspiration of flavor | cafe | St. Louis | Saint Louis news and events

Click to enlarge Maple Sun Fattoush salad with romaine, tomatoes, cucumbers and green onions, topped with pita chips, olive oil, lemon and pomegranate molasses. To the outside observer, Mohamed Qadada had it all: a successful…

St. Louis Standards: Michael’s Bar & Grill has something for everyone

Click to enlarge Andy Poulsen Michael’s Bar & Grill is a mainstay in Maplewood. St. Louis Standards is a weekly column dedicated to the people, places and dishes that make our food scene what it…

Jane Nadine’s joint at Solard has been closed

Click to enlarge Jamie is not Nadine, Solard’s beloved gathering place, closed on Sunday. The beloved Solard watering hole is the latest casualty of the COVID-19 pandemic. Nadine Jean Joint (1931 South 12th Street, 314-436-3045),…

St. Louis Restaurant Opening and Closing: August 2021

Click to enlarge HOLDEN HINDES The much-anticipated City Foundry Food Hall opened this month. This month — five years after developer Steve Smith and The Lawrence Group announced their ambitious plans to turn a neglected…