St. Louis for Anyone
Collected by Frederick Simeon
St. Louis offers an intriguing mix of amazing food, entertainment for all ages, and historical significance. Learn about western expansion at the Arch. Climb on a fighter jet at the City Museum. Enjoy blues at Broadway Oyster Bar, or the best meal in town at Tony's.
3257 Ivanhoe Ave, St. Louis, MO 63139, USA
Farmhaus is a foodie's dream come true. Opened in 2010 by Chef Kevin Willmann, this intimate eatery is a crown jewel of St. Louis cuisine. The menu features food that is local, organic, and obtained through sustainable farming practices. The...
736 S Broadway, St. Louis, MO 63102, USA
The food, drinks, and environment at Broadway Oyster Bar are favorites among visitors and locals. Located by the ballpark, the grilled oysters, Crawfish Mona can't be beat. Look forward to great food and hearing the Blues every night.
1310 Washington Ave, St. Louis, MO 63103, USA
In 1991 Gil founded MacroSun International in order to form friendships and relationships with artists from around the world while promoting their crafts. The tiny storefront that has since grown into a large shop in the Washington Ave Loft...
4344 Shaw Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63110, USA
Opened in 1859, the Missouri Botanical Garden is tops. The incredible horticultural displays include an English Woodland Garden, a 14-acre Japanese garden, a fantastic home gardening demonstration garden, and specific gardens dedicated to roses,...
3821 Lindell Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63108, USA
The Moolah is a Movie Theatre like no other. Housed in former Shriner Temple, the single screen theater has nice leather couches on the ground level and a few rows of balcony seating. There isn't a bad seat in the room. Downstairs you'll find a...
St. Louis, MO 63102, USA
This shot was taken looking straight down and then westward over St. Louis from the top of the Gateway Arch. (If you look at the bottom corners of the photo, you'll see the two bases of this audacious structure, 640 ft/192m below.) The city is...
1500 Washington Ave, St. Louis, MO 63103, USA
Founded by Dan Lohman & Jan Christian Andersen on the principle that collaboration drives innovation, Lab1500 is the perfect fit for an AFAR business traveler. Their vision is to be "a catalyst for innovation by bringing seasoned and aspiring...
1 Fine Arts Dr, St. Louis, MO 63110, USA
The Saint Louis Art Museum is one of the most attractive and interesting art museums in the country—inside and out. Best of all, admission is free every day. Located inside beautiful Forest Park (which offers a host of its own free activities...
11 N 4th St, St. Louis, MO 63102, USA
Beneath the St. Louis Arch is a wonderful underground museum, a key part of the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial run by the National Park Service. It is not well known even to people in St. Louis. Totally below ground beneath the Arch itself,...
1120 S 6th St, St. Louis, MO 63104, USA
Sump is a small but delightful coffee shop. The owner is clearly passionate and knowledgable about his products. This is the best coffee in St. Louis, bar none. Grab a cappuccino—hot or iced—and prepare to be amazed.
6271 Delmar Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63130, USA
For at least three decades, Plowsharing Crafts has helped artisans around the world by marketing their products in St. Louis in this Mennonite project. In partnership only with Fair Trade organizations and vendors, the shop offers, for example,...
2100 Locust St, St. Louis, MO 63103, USA
The Schlafly Brewing Company, the source of many fine local beers, first opened its Tap Room in 1991, and is the first new brewpub in Missouri since Prohibition. Offering European pub food and all that the brewery has to offer on tap (over 16 beer...
7726 Forsyth Blvd, Clayton, MO 63105, USA
One of the best sushi restaurants in St. Louis, Tani Sushi Bistro is also a fantastic bar. Offering traditional and fusion-style sushi as well as traditional Japanese cuisine, the restaurant is a great addition to the city. In the same building...
1634 Tower Grove Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110, USA
“The spirits list at Olio in St. Louis is incredible," says Ted Kilgore, bartender and owner of Planter's House, St. Louis. "The barman doesn’t get too fussy. He makes lesser-known, seasonally driven classic cocktails priced around $10 and uses a...
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