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The Boathouse | Forest Park

Enjoy unique waterside dining that is kid friendly. Paddleboat rentals are available, and there are plenty of ducks and fish to watch. 

6101 Government Dr, St. Louis, MO 63110

 

 

Kaldi’s Coffeehouse | Downtown City Garden

**Location is temporarily closed.**

The patio overlooks the City Garden for the best breakfast with the kids before heading to the fountains for a splash. 

808 Chestnut St, St. Louis, MO 63101

 

Layla | The Grove

St. Louis’ only Gourmet Burger and Shawarma Joint!

4317 Manchester Ave St. Louis, MO 63110

 

Mission Taco 

Best tacos and street corn around, and margaritas for mom and dad! Need we say more?!

398 North Euclid Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63108

 

Onesto Pizza & Trattoria

Pizza, salads, entrees, pasta, and more!

5401 Finkman, St. Louis MO 63109

 

 

 

Rooster | South Grand

This trendy European-style cafe boasts brunch fare with a patio full of picnic tables overlooking bustling South Grand. 

3150 S Grand Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63118

 

Russells on Macklind

“With one of the best patios in the city, guests can enjoy dinner or brunch in a lush, garden-like setting. Frequently named one of the best brunches in St. Louis, the crowds gather every Saturday and Sunday. Be sure to arrive early to put your name in!”

5400 Murdoch Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63109

 

Soulard Coffee Garden

“Bohemian cafe in a brick row house with funky art serving breakfast fare & sandwiches, plus coffee.”

910 Geyer Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63104

North County

 

Cugino’s

Burgers, sandwiches, pizza, entrees, and salads.

1595 North US HIghway 67, Florissant, MO 63031

 

Hendel’s Market Cafe | Florissant

A quintessential American historical market cafe tucked away in Old Town Florissant – a must visit! Perfect ambiance and prices and kiddos welcome!

599 St. Denis Street, Florissant, MO 63031

 

Yesterday’s Bar and Grill

Serving traditional American food, such as burgers and  wings. 

4412 Woodson Road, Woodson Terrace, MO 63134

 

 

South County

 

Fitz’s – South County

Traditional American fare at a reasonable price – your kiddos will love watching the live bottling process! Gluten-free menu available.

5244 South Lindbergh Boulevard, Sappington, MO 63126

 

Joey B’s

“Easy-going hangout with a pub menu featuring many Italian eats, plus a full bar, patio, and live music.”

189 Concord Plaza Shopping Center, St. Louis, MO 63128

 

Mellow Mushroom

Mellow is a state of mind, a culture, a way of being. Our mission is to provide delicious food in a fun and creative environment. We are the originators of hand tossed, stone baked classic southern pizza. Our spring water crust is unique and flavorful, and all our pies are made with high quality, fresh ingredients.”

3811 South Lindbergh Boulevard, Sunset Hills, MO 63127

 

Mid County

 

Bar Louie | Kirkwood

“The pioneers of the original Gastrobar concept, Bar Louie combines great drinks, exceptional food, and awesome service to deliver a comfortable, relaxing atmosphere for its communities of Guests to enjoy when they please.”

110 S Kirkwood Rd, Kirkwood, MO 63122

 

Billy G’s | Kirkwood

“Located in historic downtown Kirkwood and a proud member of the Gianino Family of Restaurants, Billy G’s is the perfect place for a drink with friends, a business lunch, or dinner with the whole family. Enjoy traditional St. Louis favorites, Italian dishes, and fresh chef-inspired daily specials, as well an extensive beer & wine selection.”

131 W Argonne Dr, Kirkwood, MO 63122 

 

The Block

“Delicious locally sourced and prepared meals. Individual meals, family style meals, butcher shop for home cooking.”

146 W. Lockwood Avenue, Webster Groves, MO 63119

 

 

BrickTop’s

For a gourmet night out, Brick Top’s Patio at Plaza Frontenac is absolutely gorgeous. They have a nice kid’s menu and the tables are covered in paper so that the kids never run out of room to color.  

10342 Clayton Rd, Frontenac, MO 63131

 

Dewey’s Pizza | University City

Pizzas, salads, and calzones.

559 North and South Rd. St. Louis, MO 63130

 

Farottos | Rock Hill

A St. Louis tradition for Italian cuisine specializing in St. Louis style pizza and pastas. Also ranked as having some of the best Toasted Ravioli in STL!

9525 Manchester Road, Rock Hill, MO 63119

 

Fitz’s | University City

Traditional American fare at a reasonable price – your kiddos will love watching the live bottling process! Gluten-free menu available.

6605 Delmar Blvd.,  St. Louis,  MO 63130

 

Five Star Burgers | Clayton  

The best burgers in St. Louis! Kid-friendly, with a killer happy hour and fantastic patio!

8125 Maryland Avenue, Clayton, MO 63105

 

Hacienda | Rock Hill

St. Louis’ favorite Mexican restaurant since 1968! Enjoy authentic Mexican food at this family-owned establishment that boasts a patio fit for kids and adults alike, plus a mean margarita!

9748 Manchester Road, St.Louis, MO 63119

 

Kaldi’s Coffeehouse | Kirkwood

For coffee, light fare and delicious bakery items, Kaldi’s Kirkwood is a lovely spot.  The patio overlooking the train station is fun for the kids.

120 S Kirkwood Rd, Kirkwood, MO 63122

 

Katie’s Pizza & Pasta Osteria | Rock Hill

Katie’s Pizza needs no introduction from us, but you DO need to visit these patios STAT!

9568 Manchester Road, St. Louis, MO 63119

 

Layla | The Grove and Webster Groves

St. Louis’ only Gourmet Burger and Shawarma Joint!

 20 Allen Avenue, Suite 130 Webster Groves, MO 63119

 

 

Mission Taco 

Best tacos and street corn around, and margaritas for mom and dad! Need we say more?!

6235 Delmar Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63130

 

Olympia Kabob and Taverna | Dogtown

This classic Greek restaurant in Richmond Height is a fun place to take the kids for something completely different from amazing hummus to flaming cheese that will leave the kids speechless.

1543 McCausland Ave, St. Louis, MO 63117

 

Pastaria | Clayton

A taste of real Italy in St. Louis from Chef Gerard Craft, featuring fresh pastas and wood-fired pizzas in a casual, family-friendly environment.

7734 Forsyth Blvd,  Clayton, MO 63105

 

Schlafly Bottleworks | Maplewood

This lovely patio in downtown Maplewood has frequent live music, onsite microbrewery, locally sourced American fare with crayons and coloring pages for the kids.

7260 Southwest Ave, Maplewood, MO 63143

 

Taco Buddha

New Tex Mex style cuisine the whole family will love!

7405 Pershing Avenue, University City, MO 63130

 

Winslow’s Table | University City

Part restaurant & part market, serving updated American comfort food, home items & groceries. And some of the best macaroons in St. Louis, if we do say so!

7213 Delmar Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63130

 

 

 

West County

 

Circle 7 Ranch

Taphouse and grill.

14412 Clayton Road, Ballwin, MO 63011

11769 Manchester Road, #4616, Des Peres, MO 63131

 

The Corner Pub

Delicious burgers and American style cuisine, also offering a gluten-free menu.

13645 Big Bend Road, #105, Valley Park, MO 63122

 

Creve Coeur Lake House

This out-of-the-way relaxed American restaurant has a patio that overlooks Mallard Lake and walking path at Creve Coeur park.  

2160 Creve Coeur Mill Road South St. Louis, MO 63146

 

Joey B’s

“Easy-going hangout with a pub menu featuring many Italian eats, plus a full bar, patio, and live music.”

14445 Manchester Road, Ballwin, MO 63011

 

 

Katie’s Pizza & Pasta Osteria | Rock Hill and Town and Country

Katie’s Pizza needs no introduction from us, but you DO need to visit these patios STAT!

14171 Clayton Road, Town and Country, MO 63017

 

Mia Sorella | Ballwin

Casual Italian soul food, perfect for the whole family!

14426 Clayton Road, Ballwin, MO 63011

St. Charles County

 

 

Corner Pub

Delicious burgers and American style cuisine, also offering a gluten-free menu.

2921 Highway K, O’Fallon, MO 63366

 

Hendricks BBQ

St. Charles’ #1 barbecue restaurant!

1200 South Main Street, St. Charles, MO 63301

 

Llewellyn’s

“Dedicatred to providing a warm and inviting community gathering place, while celebrating Celtic inspired food and drink.”

100 North Main Street, St. Charles, MO 63301

3300 Mid Rivers Mall Drive, St. Peter’s, MO 63376

 

Magpie’s Cafe | Historic Old St. Charles

“We are located on Historic Main Street in what was once the Spanish governor’s home. In more recent history it became infamously known as “the witches house”. Enjoy the quaint ambiance indoors or outside on our lovely cobblestone patio.”

903 South Main Street, St Charles, MO 63301

 

Old MillsStream Inn | Historic Old St. Charles

This vintage tavern tucked away at the south end of Main Street in St. Charles is a lovely evening out.  The patio is beautiful and shaded and the menu has plenty of things for the kids.

912 S Main St, St Charles, MO 63301

 

 

 

Bella MIlano

“We offer the best patio dining experience in the Metro East.” 

1063 South State Route 157, Edwardsville, IL 62025

 

Big Daddy’s 

“Big Daddy’s is one of the best restaurant & bar’s in the St. Louis area, with delicious food, great lunch specials, happy hour, & late night fun, and an exciting atmosphere like no other.”

132 East Main Street, Belleville, IL 62025

 

Copper Fire

“Offering mouthwatering dishes that will surely satisfy your palate!”

200 East Main Street, Belleville, IL  62220

 

Cutter’s

Bar and grill

239 Carlyle Avenue, Belleville, IL 62221

 

Dewey’s Pizza

Delicious pizzas, salads, and calzones.

425 Regency Park, O’Fallon, IL 62269

 

Fazzi’s

“All of our recipes are original and made from scratch. We use only the finest and freshest ingredients.”

1813 Vandalia Street, Collinsville, IL 62234

 

 

Sugarfire 64

Delicious barbecue with to-die-for sides!

1425 North Green Mount Road, O’Fallon, IL 62269

 

Zapata’s Mexican Restaurant

“Our menu features amazing Mexican cuisine. Stop in and devour a delicious meal full of spices and flavors.”

4660 North Illinois Street, Fairview Heights, IL  62208