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Fountain on Locust

3037 Locust St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1328
+1 314-535-7800
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sundae” (85 reviews)
“ice cream” (198 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
3037 Locust St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1328
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1 - 10 of 542 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cute, friendly, down to earth, lovely surprise. Went for dessert, smelled so good we ate and had treats. The house made chips were just a little different and were a pleasant change up from the regular plain Janes. The stux salad was just refreshing. The...More

Thank Bernadette H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter recommended eating at this St. Louis legend. Wonderful atmosphere sitting in a booth with curtains, but even in the afternoon it was loud. Had to pull recommendations from my server but was very pleased with adult beverage choices especially. All of us had...More

1  Thank Gwen W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love food and always expect good tasting food along with great service! This restaurant has both! Very unique menu with variety!

Thank kalfit01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all, the atmosphere at Fountain is very unique. They converted a former Stutz Bearcat auto dealer and they wonderfully painted murals on the walls. Second and more important is their ice cream. It's home made and wonderful. They have very unique ice cream...More

Thank Churls
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us stopped here on way to a play down the street (on September 1st). None of us had been here. It is beautiful but we didn't have time to look around too much. We were seated right away by the window. I ordered...More

Thank clb5169
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Fountain is a great little place in mid-town St. Louis. It's decor is kind of 1930's malt shop/ theater lobby. They sere a varied menu of lunch items and a large menu of ice cream treats. You can't go wrong on either menu. Service...More

Thank Timothy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have come here a few times on my lunch break. Great atmosphere. Love the food. Pickle soup is delicious. Love the ice cream.

Thank Jamie J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There's a weight scale in one of the restrooms here - don't use it! The food is great! Went for lunch, came out fans. Service was friendly despite the restaurant being very crowded. They serve some serious comfort food; try the pickle soup (seriously). Milk...More

2  Thank williamsjg3
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Fountain on Locust! We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed our "comfort food"! Please visit us again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were so excited to try this place out and we're not disappointed. I had the Coconut Almond Joy and my son had the Dark and Sinister. There was no time for talking; just oohs and aahs after every bite! We loved the homemade hot...More

Thank Magicbus11
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Fountain on Locust! We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed your first visit with us! Please visit us again soon!

Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a place for Desserts. that is their niche. The food is excellent the desserts are fantastic. Prices are very reasonable. The service was prompt and courteous. The food took a bit to make but I could see why, it was hand made. The...More

Thank Chris K
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for choosing Fountain on Locust! We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed your first visit with us! Please visit us again soon!

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EdwardSevem
11 August 2017|
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Response from Psyprof51 | Reviewed this property |
I apologize for answering your question so late. I just noticed it. I believe that the restaurant is handicap accessible. I am not sure the rest room is handicap accessible. I hope this helps.
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YoungFamof8
24 March 2017|
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Response from MarqueeMedia | Property representative |
Hi YoungFamof8 - The Fountain on Locust does have a kids menu, just ask your server for it when you arrive!
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kgreg62
6 October 2016|
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Response from MarqueeMedia | Property representative |
Parking for the Chaifetz is at Lindell and Compton one block West and one Block South from The Fountain, although the Chaifetz is a football field away from the parking. Compton and Lindell is very travelled so be careful... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Meals
Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3037 Locust St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1328
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > Grand Center / Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Grand Center / Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 314-535-7800
  • E-mail
Description
**We will be closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, but will be open the following day the 26th. Additionally, we will be open on two Mondays before and after Christmas on December 21 and December 28. The most photographed restaurant in St Louis. And Home of The Ice Cream Martini ~ with delicious FRESH-MADE food, fine ice creams, chocolates and retro cocktails - all in a one-of-a-kind, handpainted Art Deco interior. Exceptional SOUPS!
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