The Tattooed Dog Serves Delicious Burgers and More in Wentzville

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The "Hot Chicken Pancake" is fried chicken that's slathered in our hot Pepper aioli, white american cheese between Two apple Pancakes

Chef and owner Josh Lemmon reimagined his successful Burger, INK food truck as a brick-and-mortar eatery, and the colorful vehicle is moored in the parking lot awaiting a buyer. It’s an odd location for a new restaurant — its neighbors are a biker bar, an old motel and a cemetery. The interior of the restaurant is sparsely appointed, save for a mural of its menu and some local music-themed artwork. The restaurant is still waiting for its liquor license, but it’s certainly not waiting for customers — I found it packed on both weekday and weekend nights.

Keep reading: Cheryl Baehr's review of The Tattooed Dog.

Photos by Theo R Welling for the Riverfront Times.

Published on May 14, 2014