returned to St. Louis, and Kevin Willmann
, formerly of Edwardsville's Erato on Main
, debuted Farmhaus
As for closings, it was, thankfully, a quiet month. However, one of the few closings was a significant one: Moxy
in the Central West End. Eric Brenner
opened his restaurant in 2003, and while I never reviewed it for the RFT
, I dined there many times -- almost always on my own dime, which is as high a compliment as I can pay a place.
The list of March openings and closings is after the jump.
OpeningsAl-Waha Restaurant & Hookah Lounge
, 3191 South Grand BoulevardDunkin' Donuts
, 1208 South Kirkwood RoadFarmhaus
, 3257 Ivanhoe AvenueLampert's Plush Pig Barbeque
, 2811 South McKnight Road, Rock Hill [Relocation]Mama Josephine's
, 4000 Shaw BoulevardShiver Vodka Bar & Champagne Lounge
, 1128 Washington AvenueSocial House
, 1551 South 7th StreetClosingsMoxy
, 4584 Laclede AvenueSameem Afghan Restaurant
, 3191 South Grand BoulevardSeasons St. Louis
, Olive Boulevard and Woods Mill Road, Chesterfield
As always, please leave any openings and closings we might have missed in the comments section.
March was a month for much-anticipated openings -- on both ends of the spectrum: