We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Charlie Gitto's

5226 Shaw Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3042
+1 314-772-8898
Website
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“toasted ravioli” (109 reviews)
“veal” (52 reviews)
“manicotti” (17 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
5226 Shaw Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3042
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (777)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

11 - 20 of 771 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took our family to St. Louis for a few days and had to eat on the Hill. Looked up Italian Restaurant recommendations and picked Charlie Gitto’s. Derek, the General Manager, was at the door to greet us and our waiter, Don, made us feel at...More

Thank Tulsabunny
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We recently visited St. Louis and received recommendations to visit The Hill. This is a very nice Italian restaurant. We were warmly welcomed & Tomas, our waiter did a fine job of serving us. Probably the nicest Veal Parmigiano I have ever tasted. The Caesar...More

Thank Iceh2o
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food, outstanding service, but a little high-priced for my budget. We were able to go, thanks to a gift card. Great place for special occasions. Just be prepared to shell out a lot of loot.

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Very good chopped salad. Tender steaks. Quite loud, but still a nice atmosphere. Great menu choices. Service was good.

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Here’s the good news. The food is delicious. Really truly delicious And they sat a large party on short notice. And it’s a great neighborhood But this is an old fashioned dining experience. It might be for you. It was too quiet and formal for...More

Thank nachomatt
Reviewed 7 March 2018

My last time at this restaurant was my third time and the food and service has been incredible every time. I had the filet with the Nunzio topping and it was amazing. Lobster bisque soup was delicious as well. My date had a shrimp diablo...More

1  Thank Chad H
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

I was in St. Louis with my dad and my son for a basketball tournament, and as a capstone to the weekend’s festivities, we decided to hit Charlie Gitto’s for some great Italian food. They did not disappoint! The atmosphere is warm and comfortable, the...More

1  Thank Bart H
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

European Exchange students visiting St. Louis for the weekend. We wanted somewhere not “American” style and a little different to everywhere else. Was definitely a good choice, I would dress nicely going here as everyone seemed to be in Smart dress, whereas we went causal...More

Thank katttieee
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Solid but not great Italian food. Great service and the food was all tasty. I would consider going back but hard to believe this is a top 10 STL restaurant.

Thank traveloehrs
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The ambiance of the restaurant is comfortable. Dim lighting, white tablecloths. Neatly dressed staff. Toasted Ravioli had such a delicate crust. Housemade and tasty. The seafood pasta Suzanne was full of flavor with homemade tagliatelle noodles. Beet salad and chopped salad both fresh and satisfying....More

Thank BREED123
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 123 hotels in Saint Louis
Red Roof Inn Plus St Louis-Forest Park/Hampton Avenue
359 reviews
1.01 km away
Holiday Inn Forest Park
218 reviews
1.07 km away
Drury Inn & Suites St. Louis Forest Park
606 reviews
1.31 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites St. Louis at Forest Park
1,268 reviews
1.50 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Missouri Baking Company
549 reviews
.23 km away
Adriana's
131 reviews
.26 km away
Zia's Restaurant
804 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby Attractions
Missouri Botanical Garden
3,741 reviews
1.37 km away
Saint Louis Science Center
1,227 reviews
1.27 km away
Modern Brewery
6 reviews
.78 km away
James S. McDonnell Planetarium
9 reviews
1.55 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Penny S
31 December 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from catnapper58 | Reviewed this property |
Most dishes are in the $20-30 range. A decent bottle of wine is about $30. Regardless, as a 2nd generation Italian, it is well worth the money!
1
Vote
JRDonovan
2 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Carlos I | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about their drink prices, but the food is very reasonable for authentic and delicious food!! You won't be disappointed.
1
Vote
pgullic
8 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from StLM8513 | Reviewed this property |
No dress code but if you are really really casual you might feel out of place
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5226 Shaw Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3042
    (Marconi & Edwards)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > The Hill
  • Neighbourhood: The Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 314-772-8898
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing