June 22, 2015

St. Louis' Most Hangover-Friendly Diners

After a particularly boozy night, you're often pulled in two opposite directions: wanting to eat your yucks away, or to crawl back under the covers while vowing to never, ever drink again. Should you choose the former, here are the diners that will welcome you with open arms and overflowing plates of food. Read this week's feature: Three All-Nighters at the Eat-Rite Diner
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Olivette Diner's mighty slinger.
Olivette Diner's mighty slinger.
The Eat-Rite Diner.
The Eat-Rite Diner.
Eat Rite cook Josh Kempf serves up the hangover cure.
Eat Rite cook Josh Kempf serves up the hangover cure.
Boardwalk Cafe's gravy skillet: The greasier the better, obviously.
Boardwalk Cafe's gravy skillet: The greasier the better, obviously.
Owner Vince Diblasi of the Olivette Diner. It has been around since 1958, and their biggest claim to fame is that Head East shot the band photo for "Flat as a Pancake" there.
Owner Vince Diblasi of the Olivette Diner. It has been around since 1958, and their biggest claim to fame is that Head East shot the band photo for "Flat as a Pancake" there.
The window at Olivette Diner.
The window at Olivette Diner.
Eat Rite's legendary slinger.
Eat Rite's legendary slinger.
Diners at Eat Rite.
Diners at Eat Rite.
The new Courtesy Diner in Affton.
The new Courtesy Diner in Affton.
The counter at Courtesy.
The counter at Courtesy.