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Sapore Italian Cafe

451 S Kirkwood Rd, Located in the Woodbine Center, Kirkwood, Saint Louis, MO 63122-6119
+1 314-909-7575
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“sea bass” (10 reviews)
“veal” (8 reviews)
“scallops” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
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451 S Kirkwood Rd, Located in the Woodbine Center, Kirkwood, Saint Louis, MO 63122-6119
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Went here for a date night. We were the youngest couple in there by at least 25 years. The place was hot. Airconditioning did not seem to be working. Staff was delightful and gave great suggestions. This place was good, but they didn't honour our...More

Thank H9872QQdanw
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Encrusted scallops on risotto and Veal Marsala were our menu choices. We started with the meatball appetizer. These were so good— a little garlicky and a nice combo of beef and veal. Super tasty. The other starter we chose was the chapters salad. Our server,...More

Thank Heather C
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Yes, it's Italian. But the fish and seafood here is to die for. And the soups are so flavorful, you will want a second bowl. The salads are excellent. Entrees: Ask for the Swordfish Italian Style or the Sapore del Mare, and you will not...More

Thank Cindybelle
Reviewed 1 September 2017

My wife and I had dinner here with another couple and enjoyed our meals (I had the Sicilian Sea Bass, which I highly recommend and my wife had the Tortelloni, which she enjoyed also). I would describe our service as efficient (he got the job...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Surroundings were cozy and calming. We enjoyed our lunch and the entrees were nicely prepared. There were only 2 people serving; one seasoned and one new to the trade. Service was very nicely paced up front and during the meal. Coffee and taking care of...More

Thank Gerifanning12
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We have so many great Italian restaurants in St Louis but Sapore is NOT one of them.I learned it is actually possible to serve veal siciliano both dry and greasy with no flavor. Eggplant appetizer was good but the bread was ordinary. Service was prompt...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I decided to try Sapore after passing it by many times on Kirkwood (Lindbergh Rd.). Our table was ready for us at our appointed reservation time. Our waiter was attentive, cordial and very informative. Our drinks arrived in a timely fashion. He...More

Thank Tug1104
Reviewed 2 August 2017

My wife and I dined at Sapore recently before attending a play. We thoroughly enjoyed our meals and the service. The salads were excellent as well as the entrée, eggplant for my wife and chicken masala for myself. The desert was also very good. We...More

Thank Don A
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Delicious fresh food and we can't wait to try more menu options. Shrimp, Sicilian meatballs, lobster ravioli and pasta side dishes have been outstanding. Excellent service and wine suggestions. We recommend Sapore for a quiet evening, a small group and also a larger party.

Thank Pat C
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Our group enjoyed a variety of entrees: minestrone, chicken panini, lobster ravioli, primavera pasta, canneloni, Caesar salad -- all good,

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:45
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:45
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:45
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 451 S Kirkwood Rd, Located in the Woodbine Center, Kirkwood, Saint Louis, MO 63122-6119
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis  >  Kirkwood
  • Phone Number: +1 314-909-7575
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