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Broadway Oyster Bar

) #4 of 2,314 Restaurants in Saint Louis €€ - €€€ American, Bar, Seafood
736 S Broadway, Saint Louis, MO 63102-1602
+1 314-621-8811
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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€€ - €€€
DETAILS
736 S Broadway, Saint Louis, MO 63102-1602
Neighbourhood: Downtown
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This place has been around 30+ years, numerous owners, and is now at the top of it's game. Casual dress, tasty New Orleans seafood fare reasonably priced, and the music is never to scoff at----example, Monday nights has featured the long-running veteran Soulard Blues Band...More

Thank Foreign-Man
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great food, great beer and great music. I have always enjoyed the atmosphere and the music. It is always a good time. The crawfish boils are amazing!!! Never been disappointed with my visits here.

Thank RJ C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Love this place but went in with the family for dinner , we always stop in when we drive by at least once a month . Foods always good but tonight they have a guy playing guitar so loud we can't hear the waiter and...More

Thank Surffriend
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for the regular visits, the review and the love. Sorry the live music was too loud for you during your most recent visit. If you did not previously, in the future please tell your server or the floor manager about the volume problem so...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

It's a great place to go prior to Cards games and often have $10 parking if you get there early enough.More

Thank Zuzu S
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for coming to BOB ANYTIME, Cardinal game or not! We are very pleased that you enjoy coming to BOB and we hope to see you often in the future. Our parking lot is actually free anytime there is not a Cardinal game or...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Very unique for a St. Louis experience.Love to take new new people their for there first experience at cagen Never disappointedMore

Thank rjs589
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this review

We are very pleased to read that coming to BOB for you is "Always a joy" and that you enjoy bringing friends and relatives here to experience what we have to offer. We are glad to read that you have never been disappointed and we...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We were invited by our close friends to celebrate their birthday. Eclectic atmosphere. Food was okay. As we were sitting with 3 other couples and their children visiting and talking after our dinner, the hostess in so many words told us that there was a...More

1  Thank CHRISTINE J
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this review

Sorry to read that our hostess "in so many words told us that there was a 2 hour wait and that they needed the table". Our philosophy as stated on two large signs at the hostess stand as well as on the gate to our...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Always a fun place to go before a baseball game. The atmosphere is fun and you can beat the fish tacos and char broiled oysters! Also, they raffle a set of Cardinal's tickets every night before the game and give you free bottled water on...More

Thank ChuChu090107
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this review

We are thrilled to read that you feel BOB is a "great place to go before a baseball game" and that you love it at BOB and plan to keep coming back. We try to make the atmosphere fun and are happy to read that...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We were here on a Sunday when they opened at 11 am. We got an outdoor seat right away. It was a beautiful day to sit outside. We ordered BBQ sliders, muffaletta sandwich (the best one he ever had), fish tacos (we should have split...More

Thank Deana M
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this review

We are very pleased that your overall experience at BOB was a good one. I would like to apologize for the late arriving sliders to your table. Sunday mornings before a Cardinal game are the absolute hardest situation for our kitchen to handle because we...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This has probably been our favorite restaurant for 20 years and it never disappoints! We go as family, date night, with other couples etc. the food is always consistently excellent and the atmosphere is always fun! The only negative is often the wait is pretty...More

Thank elm7501
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this review

We are honored to be your "favorite restaurant for 20 years and it never disappoints". We are delighted to read that you feel our food is "consistently excellent" and the "atmosphere is always fun". Since fun is what we really sell, the fact that you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We happened across this little gem of a restaurant last night, and boy were we glad! The food was great, our server was awesome, and the atmosphere is great. The garlic parmesan fries solely made it worth the stop, but the shrimp po' boy was...More

Thank travelingark
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this review

We are honored to be considered a "little gem of a restaurant" by you and are very thankful for your visit and your wonderful review. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed our food, service and atmosphere as well as our speciality drinks. Thank...More

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Emckillop88
Are you kid friendly?
1 June 2016|
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Response from punkinlr | Reviewed this property |
I think they are at any time of day, however I agree at night it's probably pretty rowdy.
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Brent S
Do you recommend reservations? Friday Night 18 March?
11 March 2016|
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Response from JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_ | Property representative |
We do not accept traditional reservations but do offer call ahead seating which will put you at the top of a wait list as soon as you walk in the door if there is a wait for tables. We do recommend call ahead seating... More
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Wagues3
Hi, We will be in St. Louis soon and was wondering if there is a city transit/trolly that has a route from the Busch Stadium area to the Broadway Oyster Bar area. Looking forward to coming there for a good meal
26 July 2015|
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Response from JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_ | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest. There is no public transportation between Busch Staduim and Broadway Oyster Bar because we are only about 2.5 blocks away from Busch Stadium and everyone walks. Hope that helps and we look... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 03:00
Monday
11:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 03:00
Thursday
11:00 - 03:00
Friday
11:00 - 03:00
Saturday
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 736 S Broadway, Saint Louis, MO 63102-1602
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 314-621-8811
  • E-mail
Description
Casual French Quarter style restaurant, bar and music venue specializing in award winning Cajun, Creole and Seafood cuisines.
Live music 7 nights per week and twice on almost everyday except Friday. Some music is free and some requires a cover charge. Music style includes blues, rock, reggae, funk, New Orleans, R&B, soul, jam, outlaw country and whatever else we hear and like.
Open till 3AM with full menu served till 10PM Sunday- Thursday and 11PM on Friday and Saturday and after Cardinal home night games. Late night food till 2 AM on Friday and Saturday night.