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Cardwell's At The Plaza

94 Plaza Frontenac, Frontenac, Saint Louis, MO 63131
+1 314-997-8885
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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94 Plaza Frontenac, Frontenac, Saint Louis, MO 63131
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Reviewed 4 days ago

As usual, Cardwell's was a perfect spot for us senior wedding anniversary celebrants. Had a great dinner seated at the bar, enjoyed our drinks and well prepared food-fish & duck breast. Yum. The bar tender even threw in a special anniversary desert treat. Always a...More

Thank Don C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's where my girlfriends and I go when we have a shopping day. I had the goat cheese tort with roasted vegetables tonight. So good.

Thank Noodlechecker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in to sample the lunch menu at Cardwell's while shopping at the Plaza. They offer a nice selection for lunch. I tried their daily special of a delicious lobster roll which had chunks of lobster meat & came with tasty fries. The roll...More

Thank JimSTL1021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were so pleased with the ambience and quality of the food at Cardwell's at the Plaza. The restaurant is located in upscale Frontenac Plaza. One of our guests is hearing impaired. Our request for a quiet table was honored. I had the barbeque chicken...More

Thank 1101Traveler
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Haven't eaten at Cardwell's in years, but lunch today was excellent, and I will go again soon. It was a beautiful day, perfect for the large shady patio, service was impeccable and friendly, and the food was fresh and tasty.

1  Thank Lynne N
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Excellent food and surroundings.Wait staff very good and thoughtful. I had the Mediterranean Sampler,delicious.

1  Thank timothypiontek
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Good food and great service! Both indoor and outdoor seating, plenty of parking and, close proximity to lots of shopping.

1  Thank D9995ULcarls
Reviewed 10 July 2017

While the atmosphere and the service is excellent, I do not care for the lunch menu. Too many things contain unusual ingredients and I just don't like them. Perhaps many others like the menu, but not me. I urge the chef to stop trying new...More

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

as a vegan, the veggie stir fry or veggie burger are tasty options shelly and Michael esp. good servers. garden room there most pleasant seating.

Thank susan T
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

This place is in an upscale shopping center in St Louis County. It has a nice look and good wine list but is trying to do too many things--pasta, steaks, seafood, sandwiches, burgers, pizza and more. I had a filet mignon which was cooked well...More

Thank Clif S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:15 - 21:00
11:15 - 21:30
11:15 - 21:30
11:15 - 21:30
11:15 - 21:30
11:15 - 23:00
11:15 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Plaza Frontenac, Frontenac, Saint Louis, MO 63131
    (Clayton Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis  >  Frontenac
  • Phone Number: +1 314-997-8885
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