Neil Alkobri

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2014

    Bocci Bar Still Struggles with Its Identity: Review

    Restaurateur Frank Schmitz owns two places just a block from one another in Clayton. While BARcelona Tapas restaurant hustles and bustles, the other, Bocci Wine Bar, has floundered as a moderately upscale Italian bistro. Schmitz decided to temporarily shutter Bocci for remodeling and retooled it as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2014

    Bocci Bar's New Wine Concept and Small-Plates Menu Now Available in Clayton

    During early Thursday evenings this summer, patrons of the Bocci Bar (16 North Central Avenue, Clayton; 314-932-1040) can enjoy happy hour or dinner with the Clayton Farmers' Market going on just steps away from the sidewalk patio through wide-open front doors. The setting proves a fruitful one, w ... More >>