Openings & Closings 2012: The Final Reckoning

Mama Carlie's BBQ (742 South Fourth Street; 314-621-4227)
Mami's Tamales (3971 Bayless Avenue; 314-772-4800)
Manila Bistro (343 South Kirkwood Road, Kirkwood; 314-966-5288)
Marcella's Mia Sorella (14426 Clayton Road, Ballwin; 636-333-1015)
Mariachi's II (4625 Gravois Avenue; 314-353-1571)
Massa's Italian Restaurant & Lounge (3761 New Town Boulevard, St Charles; 636-925-2961) [additional location]
Melt (7000 Ivory Avenue; 314-638-6358)
Mister Lunch (11658 Dorsett Road, Maryland Heights; 314-291-0303)
My Big Fat Greek Truck (@GreekTruckSTL) [food truck]

Nasiib Restaurant (3445 South Grand Boulevard; 314-664-4143)
Nico (6525 Delmar Boulevard, University City; 314-727-0200)
Noodle House (3924 South Grand Boulevard; 314-771-5197)
Norah's Crafted Food & Spirits (9801 Natural Bridge Road, Berkeley; 314-429-1100)

Oceano Bistro (16125 Chesterfield Parkway West; 636-536-9404) [additional location]
The Office (5917 Delmar Boulevard; 314-761-7834)
O'Keefe's Pub (4050 Bamberger Avenue; 314-875-9164)
O'Kellys at the Ballpark (758 South Fourth Street; 314-621-1200)
Old Town Donuts (3941 Mid Rivers Mall Drive, St. Peters; 636-447-0907) [additional location]
Olio (1634 Tower Grove Road; 314-932-1088)
The Organic Cave (3323-1 Domain Street, St. Charles; 636-541-7321)
Orkeed Restaurant (3191 South Grand Boulevard; 314-664-3940)
O'Shay's Pub (4353 Manchester Avenue; 314-932-5232)

Pan d'Olive (1603 McCausland Avenue; 314-647-8000)
Pastaria (7734 Forsyth Boulevard, Clayton; 314-862-6603)
Pi Pizzeria (610 Washington Avenue; 314-588-7600) [additional location]
Piccolino's Italian Grocer, Wine Merchant and Deli (10 Church Street, Ferguson; 314-942-2255)
Pickleman's Gourmet Cafe (130 South Kirkwood Road, Kirkwood; 314-984-9494) [additional location]
Pickleman's Gourmet Cafe (20 North Central Avenue, Clayton; 314-862-3300) [additional location]
Pie Oh My (2719 Sutton Boulevard, Maplewood; 314-704-4416)
Pint Size Bakery & Coffee (3825 Watson Road; 314-645-7142)
Plush (3224 Locust Avenue; 314-535-2686)
Potbelly Sandwich Shop (11615 Olive Boulevard, Creve Coeur; 314-991-6800)
The Pump House Bar & Grill (1523 East Edwardsville Road, Wood River, Illinois; 618-216-2404)
Puricelli's Deli (9600 Watson Road, Crestwood; 314-843-0343)

Red Sea Cafe & Bar (8613 Olive Boulevard, University City; 314-991-1720)
The Restaurant at the Cheshire (6300 Clayton Road; 314-647-7300)
Robust (635 Washington Avenue; 314-287-6300) [additional location]
The Rustic Goat Eatery & Lounge (2617 Washington Avenue; 314-371-4031)

St. Louis Cupcake (39 South Old Orchard, Webster Groves; 314-961-1111)
St. Louis Deli & Grill (8544 Watson Road, south St. Louis County; 314-843-3354)
Sameem Afghan Restaurant (4131 Manchester Avenue; 314-374-5270)
Samplings by Ms Deb (5124 Natural Bridge Avenue; 314-381-0649)
Sassy JAC's (1730 South Eighth Street; 314-932-1280)
Sauce on the Side (903 Pine Street; 314-241-5667)
Schoemehl's Southside Grill (7529 Michigan Avenue; 314-932-7774)
Seoul Taco (571 Melville Avenue, University City; 314-517-8916)
The Shack Pubgrub (3818 Laclede Avenue; 314-533-7000)
Shamrocks Pub & Grill (4177 Veterans Memorial Parkway, St. Charles; 636-939-2000)
Siete Luminarias (2818 Cherokee Street; 314-932-1333)
Snarf's (614 Washington Avenue; 314-241-0100) [additional location]
SOHA Bar & Grill (2605 Hampton Avenune; 314-802-7787)
SoHo Restaurant and Lounge (4229 Manchester Avenue; 314-932-5554)
Sombrero Mexican Food (1491 Mexico Loop Road E, O'Fallon; 636-281-1242)
Southwest Diner (6803 Southwest Avenue; 314-260-7244)
Steamroller (@steamrollerstl; 314-458-2546) [food truck]
Stone Cellar Fondue & Wine (524 South Main Street, St. Charles; 636-493-6111)
Sugarfire Smoke House (9200 Olive Boulevard, Olivette; 314-997-2301)
Sugo's Spaghetteria (243 Harvard Drive, Edwardsville, Illinois; 618-659-4640) [additional location]
Sultan Palace Bakery & Cafe (5144 South Grand Boulevard; 314-875-9652)
The Summer Truck (@SummerTruck) [food truck]
Sushi Sake (4418 Lemay Ferry Road, south St. Louis County; 314-892-8188)
The Sweet Divine (4521 South Kingshighway Boulevard; 636-942-2900)
Sweet Katie Bee's Cupcake and Coffee Bar (212 East State Street, O'Fallon, Illinois; 618-622-9930)
Sweetie Pie's The Upper Crust (3643 Delmar Boulevard; 314-371-0304)

Tacomovil (@TacoTruckSTL; 314-518-3352) [food truck]
Taj Indian Cuisine (138 North Main Street, Edwardsville, Illinois; 618-655-0586)
Taste-D-Burger (@TasteDBurger; 636-236-1479) [food truck]
Tavolo V (6118 Delmar Boulevard; 314-721-4333)
Taylor's Place (4064 South Grand Boulevard; 314-457-0130)
Teaspoons Cafe (2125 South Route 157, Edwardsville, Illinois; 618-655-9595)
Teppanyaki Grill & Buffet (7289 Watson Road, Shrewsbury; 314-353-7888)
Thai 202 (235 North Euclid Avenue; 314-367-2002)
Tokyo Seafood Buffet (8004 Olive Boulevard, University City; 314-991-1188)
Tomo Japanese Steak House (6101 Mid Rivers Mall Drive; 636-922-7080)
Tropical Escape Tiki Bar & Grill (#4 Club Center, Suite A, Edwardsville, Illinlis; 618-659-9997)
Tsevis' Pub & Grill (8025 MacKenzie Road, south St. Louis County; 314-352-1326)
To Go Sushi (8950 Manchester Road, Brentwood; 314-968-3944)

VanBuskirk Artisanal Chocolate Bar (5326 Highway N, St. Peters; 636-352-1139)
Vida Mexican Kitchen y Cantina (South Brentwood Boulevard & Clayton Road, Richmond Heights; 314-863-1150)
Vernon's BBQ & Catering (6707 Vernon Avenue, University City; 314-726-1227)

Whisk: A Sustainable Bakeshop (2201 Cherokee Street; 314-932-5166)

Zoup! (I-270 & Manchester Road; 314-800-0414) [West County Center]

On the next page, restaurants that closed -- and restaurants that both opened and closed.

Location Info

Fuzzy's Taco Shop

8073 Watson Road, Webster Groves, MO

Category: Restaurant

Manila Bistro

343 S. Kirkwood Road, St Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant

Frankie & Johnny's Italian Restaurant - CLOSED

11686 Gravois Road, St Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant

Yagu Asian Fusion Cuisine - CLOSED

17265 Chesterfield Airport Road, Chesterfield, MO

Category: Restaurant

Cafe Nura

117 E. Lockwood Ave., Webster Groves, MO

Category: Restaurant

Pujols 5 Westport Grill - CLOSED

342 Westport Plaza, Maryland Heights, MO

Category: Restaurant

Bono's Pizzeria

4500 Hampton Ave., St Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant

Crazy Sushi

422 Mid Rivers Mall Drive, St. Peters, MO

Category: Restaurant

Famous Szechuan Pavilion

8615 Olive Blvd., St Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant


609 Eastgate Ave., University City, MO

Category: Restaurant

Lafayette Fire Company No. 1

1801 Park Ave., St. Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant


7734 Forsyth Blvd., Clayton, MO

Category: Restaurant

Louisiana Cafe

1350 Triad Center Dr, St Peters, MO

Category: Restaurant


161 Long Rd, Chesterfield, MO

Category: Restaurant

Trattoria Toscana

11686 Gravois Road, Concord, MO

Category: Restaurant

Feed Me Banh Mi

@FeedMeTruck, St. Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant

Sapore Italian Café

Baxter Road & Andersohn Drive, Manchester, MO

Category: Restaurant

Iguana's Mexican Cuisine

5641 S. Kingshighway Blvd., St. Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant

Desserts On the Boulevard

3949 Lindell Blvd., St Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant


8135 Maryland Ave., Clayton, MO

Category: Restaurant

Whiz-Tech Technology Cafe

1629 Locust St., St. Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant

Smash Bar - CLOSED

1405 Washington Ave, St Louis, MO

Category: Music

Walkers Restaurant and Bar

6245 Gravois Ave., St Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant

Tucci & Fresta's Trattoria and Bar

15 N. Central Ave., Clayton, MO

Category: Restaurant

Trattoria Branica-Kirkwood

451 S. Kirkwood Road, Kirkwood, MO

Category: Restaurant

Tachibana - CLOSED

12967 Olive, Creve Coeur, MO

Category: Restaurant

Taqueria La Pasadita

2336 Woodson Road, Overland, MO

Category: Restaurant

Tee's Golf Grill

103 Chesterfield Valley Drive, Chesterfield, MO

Category: Restaurant

Selam Ethiopian Restaurant

549 Rosedale Ave., St. Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant

Tin Can Tavern & Grille-Downtown

1909 Locust St., St. Louis, MO

Category: Music

Tin Can Tavern & Grille-Morganford - CLOSED

3157 Morganford Road, St. Louis, MO

Category: Music

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