Ben Strake

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2014

    The Corner Cup Plans New Menu and Expansion in Dogtown

    The Corner Cup (1221 Tamm Avenue; 314-899-0287) opened in Dogtown back in January, and after several months, co-owner Ben Strake and his team are kicking things up a notch. Chef Bob Brazell, formerly of Athlete Eats, has come on as a culinary consultant to introduce a new menu quarterly. See also: ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2014

    The Corner Cup Now Open in Dogtown

    The Corner Cup (1221 Tamm Avenue) opened Monday, January 20 next to its sister restaurant, Tamm Avenue Grille. Co-owner of both, Ben Strake, tells Gut Check that he and his partners saw a big need for a coffee shop in Dogtown. See also: Dogtown: Where to Eat and Drink In St. Louis' Hibernian Hot Sp ... More >>