Little Italy

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    March 21, 2014

    The Best Food Events in St. Louis This Weekend: March 21 to 23

    We're still in a food coma from Iron Fork last night, but there are too many good events this weekend to stay home. Head down to Hermann for a German bonanza, or pick up the first of spring produce at one of many farmers' markets. Check out our food-related recommendations after the jump. See also: ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2013

    St. Louis Food Blog Digest, 01.28-02.03

    Gut Check dishes on our favorite St. Louis food blogs. A Periodic Table: Shannon made buttermilk raspberry swirl ice cream sandwiches. Sounding My Barbaric Gulp: Kelly shared a liver recipe for Valentine's Day. Cupcake Project: Stef made gumbo cupcakes for Mardi Gras. The Sweets Life: Natalie s ... More >>

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    November 28, 2012

    21 Holiday Food and Restaurant Specials, Deals and Freebies

    For Gut Check there's no better way to say "Season's Eatings" than with restaurant specials and deals. Much is made about overeating and weight gain during the holiday season, but really you'd be a fool not to eat free food when it's shoveled at you in the form of restaurant gift cards, BOGO special ... More >>

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    August 24, 2012

    Ten Best Food Events This Weekend: Aug. 24-26

    Friday (Aug. 24): Murder in Maybury! @ Maggiano's Little Italy A three-course family-style dinner and two drinks get accompanied by a murder mystery. Call 314-824-2402 for reservations. 6:30 p.m. 8th Annual Downtown Restaurant Week @ Downtown St. Louis Choose from twenty downtown restaurants that ... More >>

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    May 10, 2012
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    September 13, 2011

    Agostino's Readies Illinois Restaurant, Eyes Chesterfield

    ‚ÄčAgostino's Restaurant & Bar, the original incarnation of which was founded by Agostino and Rosa Gabriele in 1967, was forced to close its Chesterfield location at the end of 2010 so that the city could build a new flood levee.This August, the restaurant announced on its Facebook page that it ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 10, 2011

    Owner and Chef Eric Winbigler Discusses Crostini

    Ian Froeb‚ÄčLast week, Gut Check told you about Crostini Restaurant & Lounge, a new venture at 4501 Manchester Road in Forest Park Southeast's Grove. Today I had a chance to speak with Eric Winbigler, Crostini's owner and chef.Crostini, says Winbigler, will be an "old 'Mama'-style Italian restau ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2010

    Robin Murphy of Bailey's Chocolate Bar, Rooster, and Bridge, Part 2

    This is part two of Robin Wheeler's Chef's Choice profile of Robin Murphy of Baileys' Chocolate Bar, Rooster and Bridge. Part one is available here; part three, a recipe, we'll publish on Friday. Robin Wheeler​Did your family cook when you were a child? If so, what meals stand out? My mom was ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2009

    Top 10 St. Louis New Year's Eve Parties Over $75 for 2009

    Feeling like going all-out this New Year's Eve in St. Louis? Here's our rundown of some best ways to have an extravagant last night of 2009 and first day of 2010. As always, call ahead, make reservations if needed! Party organizers, feel free to hype your event in the comments section!- Here's our l ... More >>

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    June 17, 2009
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    June 18, 2008

    The Boulevard at Sunset

    Eat, drink and donate

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    June 27, 2007
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    September 20, 2006
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    August 23, 2006
  • Dining

    March 8, 2006

    That's Amore

    Pizzeria della Piazza hits the spot with a pizza that’s hot

  • Dining

    January 4, 2006

    Of Wee I Sing

    At Niche, smaller isn't just better -- it's nearly perfect

  • Dining

    November 9, 2005

    Mob Scene

    Maggiano's Little Italy places style over substance