Selecting Riverfront Times' Best of St. Louis 2011 was no picnic. Choosing the winner meant several worthy candidates would go unmentioned -- until now. In this Gut Check series, we are chewing our way through notable runners up in a number of categories. To see hundreds more winners and finalists a ... More >>
Signs imploring customers not to talk on their cell phones when dealing with the cashier are common -- and commonly ignored. So kudos to a local outpost of Penn Station for taking a more proactive approach. Ian Froeb
Gut Check dishes on our favorite St. Louis food blogs. Cupcake Project: Stef baked up Peach Cobbler Cupcakes. Iron Stef: Stephanie fixed Pork Tacos with Green Tomato Salsa. St. Louis Eats and Drinks: Joe and Ann tried to order a salad at Penn Station.
A look at the current standings in Gut Check's Cheesesteak Quest.
Venue: Piano’s Location: New York, NY Date: 06.15.08 Eric E., Kiley, and I rolled out of bed early to get a ride from Donna to the train station. The three of us were headed into New York early to hang out with some friends and check out the city. After an hour and half train ride, we got dumpe ... More >>
Aaron Proctor may have left St. Louis, but the quest he inspired continues. A commenter on a previous post suggested Jersey Mike's Subs (8567 Watson Road) in Webster Groves. This is the only St. Louis -- or Missouri, for that matter -- outpost of a New Jersey-based chain. According to its official ... More >>
www.penn-station.com Not pictured actual size. Cheesesteak Quest rolled into Penn Station East Coast Subs today. (The only train-related pun in this dispatch, I promise.) I've always been a little wary of this place. What is an "East Coast sub," anyway? If you drive north from Baltimore on ... More >>
A son goes looking for his late father and finds some buildings
St. Louis Bread Company
Dark Days discovers the real tunnel-dwellers behind the urban myths