Twenty-First Amendment

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2014

    Taj Mahal, A New Restaurant Serving Modern Indian Cuisine in the Delmar Loop

    If you walk into Taj Mahal (567 Melville Avenue; 314-721-4499) during lunchtime, co-owner Merwin Rebello will likely be the one to greet you at the door. The first question he'll ask is if you'd like to partake in the buffet, followed by whether or not you'd care for some mango lassi. Try to get in ... More >>

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    April 11, 2014

    The Purple Martin, A New Beet-Loving Bistro Serving North African Cuisine in Fox Park

    Fans of beautiful beets, behold: the Purple Martin (2800 Shenandoah Avenue; 314-898-0011) opened in Fox Park in late March, and true to its namesake, diners will see plenty of purple accenting everything from the restaurant's space to its plates. Located in a residential neighborhood (directly acros ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2014

    The Dark Room Brings A New Photo-Friendly Bar and Gallery to Grand Center

    On March 14, the Dark Room (615 North Grand Boulevard; 314-531-3416) opened its doors in Grand Center, offering a new refined drinking destination in conjunction with the Kranzberg Arts Center's Ken Kranzberg and the International Photography Hall of Fame. The minimal space features artisinal wines, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 3, 2014

    Three Flags Tavern's New Bar Serves Rustic Comfort Food and Carefully Crafted Cocktails

    At Three Flags Tavern (4940 Southwest Avenue; 314-669-9222), named after Three Flags Day, owners John and Cathy O'Brien draw influence from old world French, Spanish and American cuisine to provide a modern-day comfort food menu alongside a bar brimming with all the proper bottles and accouterments. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2014

    St. Louis Restaurant Openings & Closings: March 2014

    The beginning of the year was fairly slow, but things are heating up in St. Louis. We've had number of closures, but there are plenty of new places we can't wait to check out, too. See our list after the jump and be sure to let us know if we missed anything in the comments. See also: First Look: Ph ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2014

    21st Amendment's New Brewer's Bar is a Secret Lair of 100 Beers

    Fans of PW Pizza and Vin de Set can now enjoy yet another concept from restaurateurs Paul and Wendy Hamilton in the same building: 21st Amendment: the Brewer's Bar (2017 Chouteau Avenue; 314-241-6969) opened in early March. Located in the basement of the building marked by signage leading down a cou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2014

    Three Flags Tavern Gears Up to Open Near the Hill

    The idea looming behind Three Flags Tavern is that a bar doesn't have to sacrifice great food. Owners John and Cathy O'Brien are set to open their neighborhood hangout at 4940 Southwest Avenue on March 25. See also: 21st Amendment Now Open in Former Schnaider Brewery "I wanted to put a bar togethe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2014

    21st Amendment Now Open in Former Schnaider Brewery

    The owners of Vin de Set, 1111 Mississippi and PW Pizza have officially brought beer into the fold. 21st Amendment: The Brewer's Bar (2017 Chouteau Avenue; 314-241-6969) is now open in Lafayette Square. Although it was delayed for a few days, St. Louis' latest craft-beer bar made its official debut ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2014

    The 10 Best Food Events in St. Louis This Weekend: February 21 to 23

    Enjoy the warm weather this weekend and whet your appetite for Mardi Gras with a Soulard restaurant crawl. Check out the future home of 21st Amendment at the Centennial Beer Festival or watch us (hopefully) beat the Canadians in Olympic hockey. Whatever you prefer, we've got you covered. Check out o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2014

    21st Amendment: The Brewer's Bar on Tap for March 9 Opening

    Lafayette Square just keeps getting better. Come March 9, 21st Amendment: The Brewer's Bar will open at 2017 Chouteau Avenue alongside PW Pizza and Vin de Set. It's not a craft brewery, but it's the next best thing. Owner Paul Hamilton, who also owns PW, Vin de Set, 1111 Mississippi and Moulin Event ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2013

    Celebrate the Repeal of Prohibition Gatsby-Style

    It may be hard to believe now, but there was a time when our crazy country actually banned the production, sale and consumption of alcohol. How it happened is a weird and complicated story involving Congress, the Temperance Movement and a bunch of party poopers. But, on December 5, 1933, after more ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2008

    Drink at 33 Tonight for $3.33

    While many of us over here are generally preoccupied with one and only amendment -- the First -- we'd be loath not to note that today is the *75th anniversary* of the Twenty-First Amendment. That's right, folks, on December 5, 1933, the grand ol' U.S. of A. free-eth the speakeasys and did away with ... More >>