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Il Bel Lago

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11631 Olive Blvd, Creve Coeur, Saint Louis, MO 63141-7001 (City Place Dr.)
+1 314-994-1080
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Richmond, Virginia
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53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is my 2nd bad experience after writing rave reviews. The waiter today was terrible-uninformed and lazy. I asked what comes on the club and he simply said you know it is a club sandwich. I have several allergies which is why I asked. I then asked about the bread it is served on and he said just regular bread.... More 

Thank farrah40
Creve Coeur, Missouri
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Delicious Italian fare with attentive service. Lobster ravioli and veal chop (served with truffle sauce or made into Parmesan) are my favorites, but haven't had a pasta or other entree that wasn't very good. No need to go to "The Hill" to get fine Italian fare. Expensive, but worth it. Also, Il Bel Lago has a nice (and long) happy... More 

Thank Steelcure
Chicago, Illinois
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start saying "Amazing"... Everything was so good, the service was excellent, everyone was really nice. If I can, I would definitely go back. Totally recommended

Thank Jonnathan R
Rolla, Missouri
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307 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch. We had kale soup that was very tasty. I had Rigatoni Oprah and my wife had lasagna. They served warm bread and it was a very good meal. I had a very good tiramisu for dessert and she enjoyed excellent carrot cake. A little pricey but worth it

Thank zomzie
Saint Louis, Missouri
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46 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

We are new to the area and had heard this was the place to go for a nice Italian dinner. We were not disappointed! It was definitely fine dining with great service from our waiter, Ray. The staff was friendly and attentive without being stiff and hovering, as is the case in most formal restaurants. The food was delicious. I... More 

Thank kcabin
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Just there for lunch.....nice atmosphere...good service. Appetizers were great.....However, the lunch special was not cooked appropriately. The pasta was real hard and chewy.....Not sure how that happens.

Thank Val S
Saint Louis, Missouri
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55 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Don't be fooled this restaurant is located in a strip mall as it is fine dining for sure. Really great appetizers and desserts and the Italian influence is throughout the entire menu. Sometimes it can get loud in the dining room, but the ambiance is very cozy. Great Italian wine list too. Would highly recommend for any occassion.

Thank Mooreadog
Chesterfield, Missouri
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Very good Italian restaurant and cuisine. Ambience is nice and service was very good. Reasonably priced and excellent wine list.many different menu selections as well.

Thank wineguy82451
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

The place had a really nice ambience. We were given a table that was secluded from the main hall. The service was quick and waiters were attentive. The food was delicious especially the Salmon, with a generous serving size.

Thank Salar A
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Ate at Il Bel Lago for a dinner program. I was pleasantly surprised with my meal. It was a set menu which had alot of options. The appetizer contained a sampler of 4 items. All were delicious. I ordered Salmon which was delicious and the others that got the filet were very pleased. Dessert was great too. The wait staff... More 

Thank Donna H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11631 Olive Blvd, Creve Coeur, Saint Louis, MO 63141-7001
    (City Place Dr.)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis  >  Creve Coeur
  • Phone Number: +1 314-994-1080

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