October 17, 2016

17 Cozy St. Louis Restaurants for Fireside Dining

Cooler temperatures and shorter days can tempt anyone to curl up and stay home for dinner -- but then you'll miss out on some of the great food and ambiance that the St. Louis restaurant scene has to offer during the fall and winter months. We've gathered eighteen of St. Louis' great restaurants for fireside dining where you can cozy up and enjoy a delicious meal. With options like these, becoming a hermit will be the last thing you want to do. Don't see your favorite local fireside dining destination on the list? Let us know in the comments.

Cooler temperatures and shorter days can tempt anyone to curl up and stay home for dinner -- but then you'll miss out on some of the great food and ambiance that the St. Louis restaurant scene has to offer during the fall and winter months. We've gathered eighteen of St. Louis' great restaurants for fireside dining where you can cozy up and enjoy a delicious meal. With options like these, becoming a hermit will be the last thing you want to do.

Don't see your favorite local fireside dining destination on the list? Let us know in the comments.

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17 Cozy St. Louis Restaurants for Fireside Dining
Eleven Eleven Mississippi
1111 Mississippi
St. Louis, MO 63104
(314) 241 - 9999
You'll get a double dose of fireside dining at Eleven Eleven Mississippi, where there are fireplaces in both the main dining room and in the wine loft. Top it off with the delicious Tuscan-inspired cuisine, and it makes for the perfect evening. Photo by Paul Hamilton.
Eleven Eleven Mississippi
1111 Mississippi
St. Louis, MO 63104
(314) 241 - 9999

You'll get a double dose of fireside dining at Eleven Eleven Mississippi, where there are fireplaces in both the main dining room and in the wine loft. Top it off with the delicious Tuscan-inspired cuisine, and it makes for the perfect evening. Photo by Paul Hamilton.
Dressel's Public House
419 N. Euclid Ave. 
St. Louis, MO 63108
(314) 361-1060
Dressel's Public House goes all out, with three fireplaces throughout the pub. You can find them in the main bar downstairs, in the upstairs bar and in front of the main dining room. Photo by Mary Mangan.
Dressel's Public House
419 N. Euclid Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63108
(314) 361-1060

Dressel's Public House goes all out, with three fireplaces throughout the pub. You can find them in the main bar downstairs, in the upstairs bar and in front of the main dining room. Photo by Mary Mangan.
Cafe Ventana
3919 W. Pine Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63108
(314) 531-7500
Order some fresh coffee and beignets at this French Quarter-themed cafe, then sink into a big chair by the fire. Even if you come here to work or write a paper, the ambiance will make it a pleasurable experience. Photo courtesy of Instagram / melainamacone.
Cafe Ventana
3919 W. Pine Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63108
(314) 531-7500

Order some fresh coffee and beignets at this French Quarter-themed cafe, then sink into a big chair by the fire. Even if you come here to work or write a paper, the ambiance will make it a pleasurable experience. Photo courtesy of Instagram / melainamacone.
Three Sixty
Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark, 83714, 1 S. Broadway 
St. Louis, MO 63102
(314) 241-8439
This rooftop bar is the ultimate in chic. In addition to the high-end menu, two-story waterfall and stellar views, you'll also notice the patio's swank fire pits and fire-lit bars. If this place doesn't make you feel fancy, no place will. Photo by Debbie Frank.
Three Sixty
Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark, 83714, 1 S. Broadway
St. Louis, MO 63102
(314) 241-8439

This rooftop bar is the ultimate in chic. In addition to the high-end menu, two-story waterfall and stellar views, you'll also notice the patio's swank fire pits and fire-lit bars. If this place doesn't make you feel fancy, no place will. Photo by Debbie Frank.
Blondie's
1301 Washington Ave. 
St. Louis, MO 63103
(314) 241-6100
Get some of life's best comforts -- coffee, wine and dessert -- at this downtown cafe. You can enjoy your indulgences fireside for an extra dose of awesome. Photo courtesy of Instagram / danstl77.
Blondie's
1301 Washington Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63103
(314) 241-6100

Get some of life's best comforts -- coffee, wine and dessert -- at this downtown cafe. You can enjoy your indulgences fireside for an extra dose of awesome. Photo courtesy of Instagram / danstl77.
Cielo
999 N. 2nd St.
St. Louis, MO 63102
(314) 881-5759
The rooftop patio at Cielo is truly hard to beat, with stellar views of the Arch, the Mississippi and Laclede's Landing. Chilly evenings aren't a problem here, either, thanks to the patio's fire pits. Photo courtesy of Instagram / jkbrummer.
Cielo
999 N. 2nd St.
St. Louis, MO 63102
(314) 881-5759

The rooftop patio at Cielo is truly hard to beat, with stellar views of the Arch, the Mississippi and Laclede's Landing. Chilly evenings aren't a problem here, either, thanks to the patio's fire pits. Photo courtesy of Instagram / jkbrummer.
SqWires
1415 S. 18th St. 
St. Louis, MO 63104
(314) 865 - 3522
Located in Lafayette Square, this classic American restaurant is a great place for food, cocktails and live music -- all while enjoying the huge fireplace heating the room. Photo by Bethany Budde-Cohen.
SqWires
1415 S. 18th St.
St. Louis, MO 63104
(314) 865 - 3522

Located in Lafayette Square, this classic American restaurant is a great place for food, cocktails and live music -- all while enjoying the huge fireplace heating the room. Photo by Bethany Budde-Cohen.
Fox & Hounds Tavern
6300 Clayton Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63117
(314) 647-7300
Located in the Cheshire Inn, this English-style pub is the place to kick back with some good friends and good drinks. Relax with some whisky or scotch by the fire, and let the evening melt away.
Fox & Hounds Tavern
6300 Clayton Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63117
(314) 647-7300

Located in the Cheshire Inn, this English-style pub is the place to kick back with some good friends and good drinks. Relax with some whisky or scotch by the fire, and let the evening melt away.
The Malt House Cellar
2017 Chouteau Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63103
(314) 241-4949
The Centennial Malt House building houses Moulin Events, Vin de Set, PW Pizza and Grand Petite Market, as well as this great private event space. The ambiance is top-notch, complete with a beautiful fireplace. Photo by Paul Hamilton.
The Malt House Cellar
2017 Chouteau Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63103
(314) 241-4949

The Centennial Malt House building houses Moulin Events, Vin de Set, PW Pizza and Grand Petite Market, as well as this great private event space. The ambiance is top-notch, complete with a beautiful fireplace. Photo by Paul Hamilton.