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Il Bel Lago

11631 Olive Blvd, Creve Coeur, Saint Louis, MO 63141-7001
+1 314-994-1080
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“veal” (7 reviews)
“bowtie pasta” (4 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
11631 Olive Blvd, Creve Coeur, Saint Louis, MO 63141-7001
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Had an early dinner right at their opening after a show at the Fox Theatre. Very interesting menu with many unique dishes in all categories. Also and extensive wine glass that also included many good wines by the glass with a full pour. Had the...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Four of us had an early dinner here on a Friday night. I first gave it four stars but then could think of absolutely nothing I'd change -- except maybe to get my companions to share a desert. Two of us got the President Reagan...More

Thank mench
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

I was very comfortable dining alone here. The menu was great Italian selections. The Caesar salad was served in the crouton-very clever and delicious. Could not resist the lasagna-excellent. Would return if in the area again. Service excellent.

Thank patcal4
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Not many places treat visitors as well as this place! Great food, priced right, and personal service backed by a noted family business! Gina, is a true professional and makes the guests relax and enjoy fine salads, seafoods, steaks, and one the finest "Happy Hours"...More

Thank jerrycoin
Reviewed 10 September 2017

The servers here remember you and treat you like family! I come here for dinner after work with team members! Love Love Love it!

Thank sheilag1983
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Awesome, great, wonderful, tasty, Italian cuisine in the heart of Creve Coeur. If you're trying to impress a client or your girlfriends family you must take them to Il Bel Lago (the beautiful lake). I could stop with the massive meatball appetizer. I could stop...More

Thank rich_merritt
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We had two families (and a total of 10 kids!) and wanted to find a place that would take a reservation for our group. This was a great choice! Though it's in a storefront area, the inside was beautiful. The staff was wonderful and welcomed...More

Thank juliechloe1
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Lunch here today was excellent: appetizer was lightly fried thin eggplant slices, crisp, on top of fresh mozzarella with arugula; main was a salad with grilled chicken, very tasty. Gina our server was attentive and knowledgeable.

1  Thank Gus B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Food was not as good this time. My fish was overcooked and I brought that up to the owner but didn't get any love. Server was a bit unusual as well.

Thank kickdog
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Giovanni Gabriele has been providing excellent Italian cuisine at his restaurants in the St. Louis metropolitan area for over 40 years. Il Bel Lago in Creve Coeur is one of three currently operating. The food preparation and service here are outstanding, and will have you...More

1  Thank donmacphersonjd
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Nearby Attractions
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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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