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City Diner

3139 S. Grand Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63118 | St. Louis - South Grand | 314-772-6100

Location Description:

The food at this cheery South Grand spot is so homey, you half-expect it to turn back your sheets and draw you a warm bath. You can get your three squares at City Diner, and you can - joy of joys - have mashed potatoes with all of 'em. Get mashed spuds with your meatloaf omelet in the a.m. (take that, hangover!). Find them nestled next to an open-face roast beef sandwich at midday. In the evening the taters buddy up with some of the best country-fried steak in town. The City runs circles around typical diner fare with items like grilled polenta, a house roasted pork loin and pesto chicken salad. Tuck into a plate of mac 'n' cheese. You simply can't go wrong here.


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Details

  • Cuisine(s): American, Dessert, Diner, Soul Food, Southern
  • Hours: Sun 24 Hours, Mon 12am-11pm, Tue-Thu 7am-11pm, Fri 7am-12am
  • Price: $
  • Serving: Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Late Night, Lunch
  • Alcohol: None
  • Reservations: Accepted, Not Accepted
  • Parking: Lot Available
  • Payment Types: All Major Credit Cards, cash, ATM/Debit
  • Attire: Casual attire
  • Extra Info: Extensive dessert selection
  • Features: Banquet Facilities, Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Smoking, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible

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