Kevin Sthair

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2010

    10 Photos: The "New" Balaban's in Chesterfield

    Been to the new incarnation of Balaban's -- the old Central West End haunt that moved to West County -- that's now known as Balaban's Wine Cellar & Tapas Bar, out in Chesterfield?If you've yet to make to the new restaurant, which opened in November of last year, and want to take peak at what you ... More >>

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    December 1, 2009

    FoodWire: November Restaurant Openings and Closings

    A fairly busy month for openings. Closings, thankfully, were few. As usual, if I missed anything, please let me know in the comments.OpeningsBalaban's Wine Cellar & Tapas Bar (1772 Clarkson Road, Chesterfield): A resurrection of the famous name by business partners Steve McIntyre and Brian Under ... More >>

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    November 20, 2009

    FoodWire: Balaban's Wine Cellar & Tapas Bar Opens Today, 11.20

    The year of Balaban's resurrection is complete. Balaban's Wine Cellar & Tapas Bar opens today at 1772 Clarkson Road in Chesterfield. Owners Steve McIntyre and Brian Underwood are offering tapas dishes, carry-out fare and a retail wine selection, with some of chef Kevin Sthair's dishes drawing&nb ... More >>

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    November 18, 2009
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    November 10, 2009

    FoodWire: Balaban's Wine Cellar & Tapas to Open Friday, November 20

    Balaban's Wine Cellar & Tapas will open at 1772 Clarkson Road in Chesterfield on Friday, Novermber 20. The new venture is a restaurant, gourmet carry-out and wine shop owned by Steve McIntyre -- who owned the original Balaban's in the Central West End for a large portion of its history -- and Br ... More >>

  • Dining

    November 4, 2009
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    October 26, 2009

    FoodWire: New Balaban's Names Chef

    Balaban's Wine Cellar & Tapas Bar (1772 Clarkson Road) has named Kevin Sthair chef. Sthair previously served as sous chef at the original Balaban's, thus giving the new restaurant another tie to the Central West End institution. The new Balaban's is owned by Steve McIntyre, who bought the origin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2009

    St. Louis Food Blog Digest: 10.17-10.23

    Gut Check dishes on our favorite St. Louis food blogs.Cupcake Project: Stefani debuted on Paula Deen's website, made cupcakes for a house divided, and gave instructions for a DIY cupcake party.STL Hops: Mike eulogized local beer guru Henry Herbst, and revealed beer lists for Kirkwood Pi and Growl ... More >>