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Aya SOFIA Restaurant

6671 Chippewa St, Saint Louis, MO 63109-2526
+1 314-645-9919
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“lamb chops” (9 reviews)
“iskender” (6 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
6671 Chippewa St, Saint Louis, MO 63109-2526
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I had their mac and cheese and it was amazing! Will definitely order it again. We also shared the appetizer platter.

Thank Laurie G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with our grandsons ages 11 and 13. They enjoy the Istanbul drink and one likes the Menemen while the other enjoys the Aya Sofia eggs and bacon. The Menemen is a huge skillet of various items and it comes with hash browns, fruit salad...More

Thank LenEvanston
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

One of my absolute favorite restaurants in St Louis. The food is wonderful. The atmosphere is very intimate, perfect for a date. I have never had anything from the menu I didn't love & the specials are really elevated as well.

Thank heather s
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Went in for a take out order and was completely ignored by the male bartender. He then took a call continuing to ignore me. A few minutes later a young lady who I assumed was a hostess said hello. I asked if I could place...More

Thank Christy A
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I had 2 lamb chops, one of which was not tender. The other was pretty good. I ordered them cooked medium, but they were on the rare side. Rice and broccoli were very good.

Thank cary s
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

The food was super flavorful and succulent! The service was first rate too. And, the decor was very pleasant without being gaudy. The one reason for 4 stars was the wi enlist wasn’t up to my tastes. Its a wine list, but not for advanced...More

Thank Charli S
Reviewed 11 March 2018

My husband and I decided to try Aya Sofia for lunch as we often do this to gauge the quality of the cooking/service before we decide to try a restaurant for dinner. We got there at about 1 PM and only a few tables were...More

Thank Y A
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The lamb that I ordered was just amazing! My husband ordered Sword Fish. He said that was the best he'd ever tasted. Mehmet love of cooking is transparent in his dishes wherein the ingredients has been passed to him by his Mom. I refer to...More

Thank LLW1973
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Get a group of family or friends or neighbors and head to Aya Sofia on Chippewa, diagonally across the street from Ted Drewes. The brunch is fresh, delicious, and you will return time and time again. See you there next Sunday??

Thank scrouch109
Reviewed 1 January 2018

My wife and I had dinner with friends at Aya Sofia on 12/30/17. The food was delicious. I have the Lamb Chops and my wife had Sword Fish Special. Everything on each of our plates was wonderful and the portions were generous. Our friends were...More

Thank David S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6671 Chippewa St, Saint Louis, MO 63109-2526
    (Jamieson / Plainview)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > Lindenwood Park
  • Neighbourhood: Lindenwood Park
  • Phone Number: +1 314-645-9919
Aya Sofia, St. Louis’ only Turkish restaurant, opened in October 2005 by Turkish Chef Mehmet Yildiz and designer Alicia Aboussie. Our outstanding Turkish cuisine is delicious, fresh, and healthy. We serve lamb, beef, chicken and seafood. Aya Sofia offers a large variety of cold and hot meze (small plates) that are intended to be shared and will complement any of our entrees. Afiyet Olsun (Enjoy your meal)! Aya Sofia has a romantic luxurious atmosphere combined with excellent upscale service and warm Turkish hospitality.
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