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Fountain on Locust

3037 Locust St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1328
+1 314-535-7800
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sundae” (90 reviews)
“ice cream” (196 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
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LOCATION
3037 Locust St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1328
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1 - 10 of 551 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun place, great crowd, great staff, and gluten free options....and a candy counter! It's a must visit

Thank djhanaks
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for choosing Fountain on Locust! We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed your visit! Please visit us again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We celebrated my granddaughter’s 13th birthday at FoL yesterday. The food was delicious, hot (or cold) depending. I hot the Cuban sandwich with dill pickle soup. Out of this world! Other dishes served were grilled cheese sandwich(outstanding) and pesto chicken(very good). Children’s meal were good...More

Thank THEMIGHTYMOJO
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for choosing Fountain on Locust! We're thrilled to hear "A good time was had by all"! Please visit us again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a fun place. Art deco design soda fountain with lots of adult drinks in various soda themes. I had a hot drink on a chilly day. Yummy! Also, had grill cheese( not your mom's!) and dill pickle soup. Very different and so good. Staff...More

Thank Sage7243
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for choosing Fountain on Locust! We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed your "hot drink on a chilly day"! Please visit us again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Fountain on Locust is a really cool eating place. I absolutely loved the sandwiches in the menu and the ice creams were as good as the names that go along with them. It’s a must visit place if you are in and around St....More

Thank Amit T
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for choosing Fountain on Locust! We're thrilled to hear we are "worth the wait"! Please visit us again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Come for the Famous Birdseed Salad, stay for the ice cream cocktails. This surprising Art Deco-inspired dream close to downtown and close to the Fox Theatre was a great find. Not only was the food and service outstanding, but it's a gem in a neighborhood...More

1  Thank 705katherinee
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Fountain on Locust! We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed your visit and for your recommendation! Please visit us again soon!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The ice cram sundaes here are amazing! 2 of us created our own (2 scoops of ice cream, one topping, and whip cream). There are lots of options of desserts including ice cream martinis, adult shakes, dessert items and more! Food menu looked good too...More

Thank Susan H
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Fountain on Locust! We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed our sundaes! Please visit us again soon and try the food menu!

Reviewed 5 October 2017

We were the first customers in for lunch two Saturdays ago and so received full attention from the staff that seemed ready to get to work. We were seated in one of the adorable (and comfortable) booths with the in house soap opera radio. Our...More

Thank Evansthecat
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you for choosing Fountain on Locust! We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed your visit! Please visit us again soon!

Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

A group of ladies from my garden club came here after touring the Bellfountain Cemetery & Arboratum. This place is awesome! The art deco decor is very cool & the extensive menu had us mulling for a long time. I had Mr. K's Special salad....More

Thank Christine H
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you for choosing Fountain on Locust! We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed our amazing selection! Please visit us again soon!

Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

I took my wife and son here after dinner. It was fantastic! Loved the art Deco atmosphere. Very clever list of drinks. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Service was excellent.

1  Thank Oncotron1
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you for choosing Fountain on Locust! We're thrilled to hear you "thoroughly enjoyed" your visit! Please visit us again soon!

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Cute, friendly, down to earth, lovely surprise. Went for dessert, smelled so good we ate and had treats. The house made chips were just a little different and were a pleasant change up from the regular plain Janes. The stux salad was just refreshing. The...More

Thank 38bernadetteh
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you for choosing Fountain on Locust! We're thrilled to hear the family enjoyed your visit! Please visit us again soon!

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EdwardSevem
11 August 2017|
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Response from Psyprof51 | Reviewed this property |
I apologize for answering your question so late. I just noticed it. I believe that the restaurant is handicap accessible. I am not sure the rest room is handicap accessible. I hope this helps.
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YoungFamof8
24 March 2017|
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Response from MarqueeMedia | Property representative |
Hi YoungFamof8 - The Fountain on Locust does have a kids menu, just ask your server for it when you arrive!
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kgreg62
6 October 2016|
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Response from MarqueeMedia | Property representative |
Parking for the Chaifetz is at Lindell and Compton one block West and one Block South from The Fountain, although the Chaifetz is a football field away from the parking. Compton and Lindell is very travelled so be careful... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Meals
Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3037 Locust St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1328
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > Grand Center / Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Grand Center / Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 314-535-7800
  • E-mail
Description
The most photographed restaurant in St Louis. And Home of The Ice Cream Martini ~ with delicious FRESH-MADE food, fine ice creams, chocolates and retro cocktails - all in a one-of-a-kind, handpainted Art Deco interior. Exceptional SOUPS!
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