Eleven Eleven Mississippi Has Your Number

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Kristen Klempert
The Joint: Eleven Eleven Mississippi
1111 Mississippi Avenue; 314-241-9999

The Hours: Mon.-Thu. 4-6 p.m. and 8-10 p.m.

The Deal: Monday: $5 specialty cocktails. Tuesday: $2 local bottled beers. Wednesday: half-off bottles of wine. Thursday: $5 wine by the glass. Half-off pizzas every day.

What if I want a bottle of beer and my date prefers wine? We'll never see each other!

The Scene: Soft lighting, graceful décor, open architecture that allows you to see every level of the restaurant -- Eleven Eleven Mississippi boasts an understated, elegant and intimate atmosphere and a topnotch level of service to match. This draws a sophisticated, white collar-type crowd, but unlike most higher-end restaurants, this one's easy to feel at home in, especially with comforting details like the bit of cushioning that cradles your elbows when you lean on the bar.

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Kristen Klempert
The lady in pink!
​The wine list offers something for everyone; the best word to describe the specialty cocktails is demure. They have names like "The Pink Lady" (berry vodka infused in-house, sparkling wine, o.j. and crystallized blueberries), are garnished discreetly and, if anything, are likewise too subtly flavored.

Why You'll Go Back: Your experience in the dining room will bring you back. The food here is amazing; trouble is the pizzas are the only eats that get reduced Happy Hour pricing, and the entrées are a tad more substantial than you're likely looking for between 4 and 6 p.m.

The Verdict: It's nice to sit at the bar and soak up the atmosphere, but Eleven Eleven isn't a Happy Hour destination. By all means go to Eleven Eleven for a Happy Hour cocktail or two, but stick around for the main event: dinner.


Location Info

Eleven Eleven Mississippi

1111 Mississippi Ave., St. Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant


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