Friday, October 26, 2012
Tell us what you think about the longtime Creve Coeur restaurant on Olive Boulevard.
When it comes to restaurants, Creve Coeur, Frontenac, Ladue and Olivette have it covered. We have some great local places that many would consider community gems. We have some restaurants that aren't exactly mom-and-pop, but are unique to the area, and we certainly—for better or for worse—have plenty of chains lining our main streets. But what we don't have is a consistent food critic to tell us what's good and what's not. That's where you come in. We could throw some money at a professional food critic, but that's not exactly what Patch is all about. We'd much rather know the opinion of the fine folks that eat there day-in and day-out. It's your community. You eat the food. You tell us if it passes the mark. Each week in Friday Food …
Thursday, October 18, 2012
Each week, Patch publishes information from the local restaurant inspections of St. Louis County Department of Health as well as their grade.
Here are the latest restaurant inspections for the past 90 days: Bristol Bar and Grill Address: 11801 Olive Blvd., Creve Coeur Date of Inspection: Oct. 10 Type of Inspection: Routine Risk Factor: 3 Grade: 98-A Comments: Straws not properly wrapped; wet wiping cloth not stored properly in sanitizing solution. Cookies by Design Address: 11453 Olive Blvd., Creve Coeur Date of Inspection: Oct. 5 Type of Inspection: Routine Risk Factor: 1 Grade: 92-A Comments: Inspector noticed employee handling ready-to-eat products with gloves or tongs; insects, animals present; no test strips given to check sanitizing concentration; no covered receptacle in women’s restroom. *Follow-up inspection scheduled for Oct. 15 Dairy Queen Address: 2678 N. Highway…
Monday, October 1, 2012
The second annual chili cook-off held in conjunction with Olivette on The Go featured creations from several area businesses and restaurants.
Hot. Medium. Mild. Spicy. With Chicken, or without. Some had seafood, some didn't. Such were the palettes which were piqued in the second annual Creve Coeur-Olivette Chamber of Commerce Chili Cook-Off, held Saturday during Olivette On The Go Festivities. Check out our Photo Gallery from the event Ten entries competed for the $1,000 grand prize. Saleeby & Associates, which won the inaugural competition in 2011, did not return to defend the title. Judges included Creve Coeur Mayor Barry Glantz, Olivette Mayor Arthur Merdinian and Chamber President Jeanna Woods of Delmar Gardens And the winner is? Bristol Seafood Grill, with a mild concoction billed as "Best of Both Worlds" with a gumbo flare. The creation also took home the contest's People…
Friday, December 30, 2011
"Patch" rounds up New Year's Eve happenings in Creve Coeur.
Want to celebrate close to home on New Year’s Eve? We’ve got you covered with this roundup of local New Year’s Eve events and specials. Get a special NYE dinner deal. See “the” movie. Get your car washed. Sleep it off. Celebrate with a church family.