Urban Chestnut Brewery & Bierhall
How about a German beer hall built in a former paper factory? Chow down on some German American bar fare in this enormous, modern-yet-rustic brewery while indulging on some of Urban Chestnut’s 25 beers on tap.
Urban Chestnut Brewery & Bierhall, 4465 Manchester Ave. St. Louis, Mo. 63110
Prove to your friends that you’re the greatest Skee-Ball player ever to live at this fun cocktail bar and arcade. Decked out in hand-painted signs, neon lights and wild murals, Parlor is always a solid choice.
Parlor, 4170 Manchester Ave. St. Louis, Mo. 63110
Grace Meat & Three
Chef Rick Lewis’s interpretations of Southern meat and three classics has made Grace an instant favorite. Test your might with the Nashville hot chicken or comically large sweet-tea-brined turkey leg. Save room for the seasonal sides.
Grace Meat & Three, 4270 Manchester Ave. St. Louis, Mo. 63110
For all things intoxicating, Intoxicology is the place to go. This emporium is filled to the brim with everything your bar might need, from vintage glassware to hard-to-find spirits, bitters and shrubs.
Intoxicology, 4321 Manchester Ave. St. Louis, Mo. 63110
Delight in St. Louis’ diversity at Sultan, a restaurant whose menu will transport you throughout the Middle East. The star of the show is the Kurdish specialty, Sultan pilau, a rice mountain filled with rich lamb, nuts, spices and more.
Sultan Mediterranean, 4200 Manchester Ave. St. Louis, Mo. 63110
The Ready Room
There’s always something to do in the Grove, thanks in part to the 750-person concert venue, the Ready Room. On any given night you’ll be able to hear established bands, upcoming artists or stand-up comedy.
The Ready Room, 4195 Manchester Ave. St. Louis, Mo. 63110
Tower Classic Tattooing
Give in to temptation and get some ink at St. Louis’ most renowned tattoo shop, Tower Classic. The old-school cool shop is decked out with dark woods, vintage barber chairs and a whole lot of ink inspiration.
Tower Classic Tattooing, 4146 Manchester Ave. St. Louis, Mo. 63110