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    October 18, 2013

    The Ten Best Food Events in St. Louis This Weekend: October 18 to 20

    There are several outdoor events this weekend so you can enjoy the crisp fall weather! Check out the annual Harvest Fest or celebrate Perennial Artisan Ales' second year in business. Read on for our food-related recommendations. See also: Best Craft Brewery 2013: Perennial Artisan Ales Celebrates a ... More >>

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    June 15, 2012

    Mob Testimony Gives Panera Bread Awesome Ad Opportunity

    Panera Bread, a.k.a. St. Louis Bread Co., doesn't run very high-profile ad campaigns. Come to think of it, Gut Check can't recall ever seeing a television ad for Panera, or if we did, it made exactly zero impression. That could -- and should -- change, thanks to an unlikely event: the recent testim ... More >>

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    November 25, 2010
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    July 30, 2010

    Gut Check's Week in Tweets

    ​Don't you know? Gut Check has a Twitter account. You can follow us @gutcheckstl.Here's some of what you missed on the Twitter feed this week: RT @nicklucchesi: Cheeseburger in Gas Tank Causes $1,000 in Damages: Video compilation of Iron Chef America chairman introd ... More >>

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    July 28, 2010

    Colombo's vs. JackSons': A Steak Sandwich Throwdown in Dogtown

    ​Colombo's Café & Tavern (6487 Manchester Avenue; 314-647-2661) and JackSons' (6655 Manchester Avenue; 314-645-4904) are two similar-looking bars in the same third-of-a-mile stretch of Manchester on Dogtown's southernmost edge. Both appeal to an unfussy happy-hour crowd and both tout their s ... More >>

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    January 27, 1999