Dao Tien

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2014

    Guess Where I'm Eating This Sushi and Win $30 to Dao Tien

    We can't believe it's already November. Halloween was a blast, and we recuperated with a little sushi (OK, a lot of sushi). Thanks to yesterday's Daylight Saving Time, it'll get dark earlier than ever tonight. Don't be sad, though -- go get some free food! All you have to do is guess where we ate th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2014

    The Seven Best Vietnamese Restaurants in St. Louis

    In recent years, a spate of Vietnamese restaurants have popped up, bringing delicious Pho, a spice-filled broth served with noodles, to the masses. And we couldn't be happier. Lemongrass and ginger, rice and noodles, all fresh and remarkably healthy -- here are seven of our favorite spots to grab au ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2013

    Olive Boulevard Asian Eateries & Much More: An Updated Guide to Restaurants Along Olive, Westward From University City

    St. Louis' neighborhoods are gems in their own right: full of history, great people and, as far as Gut Check is concerned, fantastic food. Each week we'll take you into a specific neighborhood and point you in the direction of the best places to grab some bites. View Olive Boulevard Asian Eateries ... More >>

  • Dining

    January 26, 2012
  • Blogs

    January 25, 2012

    Review Slideshow: Dao Tien Vietnamese Bistro

    Jennifer SilverbergThe bun dac biet at Dao Tien Vietnamese Bistro​Dao Tien Vietnamese Bistro (8600 Olive Boulevard, University City; 314-995-6960) might not have the broadest menu among the area's Vietnamese restaurants, but what it does, it does very well. My review of Dao Tien is now availab ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2012

    Openings & Closings 2011: The Final Reckoning

    At last, Gut Check closes the books on 2011 with our annual roundup of all the year's openings and closings and relocations. Of course, we say "at last" knowing that, in spite of our best efforts, we likely missed more than a few restaurant debuts and departures. Please let us know in the comments!

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2011

    Tidbits from Sump Coffee, Dao Tien Vietnamese Bistro

    Ian FroebSump Coffee in south city​- A new coffeehouse called Sump Coffee is slated to open at 3700 South Jefferson Avenue in the city's Marine Park neighborhood.Michael Carey and Marlene Akemi Yamaguchi registered Sump with the Missouri Secretary of State last October. Carey and Yamaguchi also ow ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2011

    More on Dao Tien Vietnamese Bistro

    ​Gut Check reported earlier this month that Dao Tien Vietnamese Bistro would open at 8600 Olive Boulevard in University City. Driving by the address yesterday, I saw that it looks almost ready to go. I haven't had any luck contacting its owner, but it does have a website.According to the website, ... More >>