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Robust

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American, Wine Bar
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227 W Lockwood Ave, Webster Groves, Saint Louis, MO 63119-2327 (Rockhill Rd)
+1 314-963-0033
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10:00 - 01:00
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Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 01:00
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st. louis, missouri
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168 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went to the restaurant after a play at the rep. robust has an excellent wine list and also maybe 10-12 wine flights which are 3 3 ounce pours. i had a red flight with a greek wine, an austrian wine and an argentinean wine. all three were very good. after much discussion we decided t o forego main courses. we... More 

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Thank ldgaff
Saint Louis, Missouri
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

They have an extensive wine list and the food is also fantastic. I highly recommend the Figgy Piggy flatbread. The combination of flavors were spot on. You can order a glass of wine, or indulge in the wine flights if you are looking to sample a couple choices. I recommend reservations if you do not want to sit at the... More 

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Thank Allese M
St. Louis, United States
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

There is no better place in Webster for a light cheese and charcuterie plate and we'll-matched wines on a sunny afternoon than the patio at Robust. One of life's refined but simple pleasures.

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Thank Robert W
Saint Louis, Missouri
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205 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Fun place to enjoy good food and good wine. We went with 3 other couples. Most chose a wine flight (3 small pours of 3 different wines) along with flatbreads and other small plates. Everyone enjoyed every part of the experience.

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Thank jdteeth
Saint Louis, Missouri
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156 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

This unique restaurant might be called a wine bar plus restaurant, but the food stands on its own. Yes, the wine selection if vast, in the hundreds if not thousands. bit the menu is extensive as well. Several evening special events are involved and the facility is sometimes crowded. Outside dining weather permitting. We were there for lunch and ordered... More 

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Thank 564BobM564
Saint Louis, Missouri
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110 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

The menu is lean and unimpressive. The wine list is exceptional. I have struggled to find something on the menu that is enough to share. Portion size is small. The cheeses were good. If your going for wine and cheese or to meet for drinks then this is your place. Otherwise keep walking.

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Thank lisahrrt
Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I hate to even write a review as this is such a simple wine bar where you order a cheese platter with a glass of wine and call it a night, but I have to because I was looking forward to a Friday night (tonight) dinner with actual entree and appetizer and a bottle of wine, you know a Friday... More 

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Thank N S
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

A friend and I were looking for somewhere a bit different for lunch recently, and I googled restaurants in Webster Groves. I had been to Robust for dinner, but hadn't even thought of it for lunch. As it was a beautiful day, we chose to sit outside. Glancing at the menu, we were delighted to find a nice selection of... More 

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Thank Shelley R
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I frequent here. We love their large selection of wine and the cheese and charcuterie boards are the perfect accompaniment. We usually sit at the bar and it can get quite busy at dinner time, especially on the weekends. Everyone that works here is very friendly and knowledgable about the wine list. Highly recommended

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Thank Molly B
Saint Louis, Missouri
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166 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Tried this place for lunch based on a friend's recommendation. The food was prepared well and the atmosphere was very nice. The Corn Chowder with shrimp was excellent; just the right amount of spice followed by a pleasant slow burn, similar to good Cajun food. The Carpaccio was very tasty and the pepper flavor of the arugula went well with... More 

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Thank Peter D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Wine Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 01:00
Saturday
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 227 W Lockwood Ave, Webster Groves, Saint Louis, MO 63119-2327
    (Rockhill Rd)
  • Public Transportation: Bus Stop Metro Link at Shrewsbury
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis  >  Webster Groves
  • Phone Number: +1 314-963-0033

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?