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Broadway Oyster Bar

736 S Broadway, Saint Louis, MO 63102-1602
+1 314-621-8811
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (310 reviews)
“jambalaya” (76 reviews)
Opens in 10 min
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
736 S Broadway, Saint Louis, MO 63102-1602
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Stopped here after a Long day Visiting the St. Louis Arch, although it was about a 6 to 8 block walk ( which was probably good at the time because there was A cardinals Baseball going on in the same area ), I had reviewd...More

Thank blaker1000
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for coming to BOB and for taking the time to write an awesome 5 star review for us. We take a lot of pride in our fresh oysters despite being right in the middle of the country so we are very happy that...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Throughly enjoyed my N'orleans food here. My husband enjoyed the oysters. Beer selections were wonderful and the waitress was happy to explain the choices as they were local craft beers. We were there by 5:30 pm and parking and dinner, on a Friday after an...More

Thank DonnaB1956
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks to both you and your husband for coming to BOB and for taking the time to write a wonderful review for us. We are delighted to know that you enjoy our Cajun/Creole food and that your husband enjoys our oysters. We do like to...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Took group of 20 to the Broadway Oyster Bar. I personally don't eat shellfish, seafood but really enjoyed the wings here. From the amount of satisfied grunts and moans from our group, everyone really loved the seafood here. Several appetizers of oysters where consumed as...More

Thank GolfingBearcat
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Wow! To have a group of 20 guests all very happy with their experience at BOB is amazing. We are simply delighted to read that your group was universally pleased with our food and drink as well as our relaxed atmosphere and our friendly staff....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent Friday night taking my staff out to dinner They all were impressed with the service, food and drinks. We had such a nice time they are ready to come back. Stephanie was awesome and was very patient with everyone when collecting their orders. My...More

Thank verypleasevactioner
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for not only coming to BOB but for choosing to bring your staff in for an employee night out. We are delighted to read that your entire staff was impressed with our service, food and drink and that you enjoyed your visit enough...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent cuisine. Shrimp voodoo pleasingly spicy. Oysters gumbo were both excellent. Vibrant atmosphere. Cold adult beverages. I highly recommend this place if you're in St. Louis.More

Thank Ashley P
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for recommending BOB to your fellow travelers to St. Louis. We are delighted to know that you found our cuisine to be "excellent". Shrimp Voodoo is one of our most popular dishes with a nice spice element. Thank you for mentioning our "vibrant...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fun place to hang out with great food and music. I have never been disappointed. Cardinal games are usually packed and I try to go on off days to avoid big crowds. Definitely a place to enjoy.More

Thank robert g
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are very happy to know that you consider BOB to be a "fun place to hang out with great food and music" and that you have never been disappointed by a visit to BOB. We cannot ask for more than that. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tepid flat beer! Gumbo had the consistency of BLACK SNOT GRAVY!! Was supposed to be chicken and sausage gumbo!! When I told the waiter there was no chicken and 4 slivers of bland sausage all I got was a glance and a "humpf"!! Crawfish etouffe...More

Thank douglas c
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sorry that you were disappointed during your visit to BOB. As a long time ( 35 years ) lover of Cajun/Creole food, I do not agree with any part of your review but everyone is entitled to their own opinion. John

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is always fantastic. This is one of my favorite places for oysters. Our meal tonight consisted of Oysters Nola, Char-grilled Oysters, fried alligator and crawfish bisque. All of it was fantastic. Our favorite was the Oysters Nola. We might go back tomorrow for...More

Thank Ljcopple
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the LOVE! We are delighted to read that you feel our food is "always fantastic" and that BOB is one of your "favorite places for oysters". We are especially happy to know that you may return tomorrow for more! Both Marcus and I...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Still in my top 5 St Louis venues after 25 years. Good food, good vibes. Fun place to hear music and meet new friends and old.More

Thank jansencee
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are honored to be in your "top 5 St. Louis venues after 25 years"! 25 years is a LONG TIME in this business. Thank you for saying that we have good food, good vibes and are a fun place to hear live music as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been here twice before baseball games and both times have been great! This time I had the lobster mac n cheese. I ate every noodle on the plate. Before the game the owner raffles off tickets to the next game. Grab a free bottle...More

Thank Stacey H
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for coming to BOB for your pre game meals. As you know, you are not alone! We are very appreciative of all of the Cardinal fans who come in to a locally owned and operated establishment before and after Cardinal games so we...More

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Emckillop88
2 June 2016|
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Response from punkinlr | Reviewed this property |
I think they are at any time of day, however I agree at night it's probably pretty rowdy.
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Brent S
12 March 2016|
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Response from JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_ | Property representative |
We do not accept traditional reservations but do offer call ahead seating which will put you at the top of a wait list as soon as you walk in the door if there is a wait for tables. We do recommend call ahead seating... More
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Wagues3
27 July 2015|
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Response from JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_ | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest. There is no public transportation between Busch Staduim and Broadway Oyster Bar because we are only about 2.5 blocks away from Busch Stadium and everyone walks. Hope that helps and we look... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 03:00
Monday
11:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 03:00
Thursday
11:00 - 03:00
Friday
11:00 - 03:00
Saturday
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 736 S Broadway, Saint Louis, MO 63102-1602
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 314-621-8811
  • E-mail
Description
Casual French Quarter style restaurant, bar and music venue specializing in award winning Cajun, Creole and Seafood cuisines. Live music 7 nights per week and twice on almost everyday except Friday. Some music is free and some requires a cover charge. Music style includes blues, rock, reggae, funk, New Orleans, R&B, soul, jam, outlaw country and whatever else we hear and like. Open till 3AM with full menu served till 10PM Sunday- Thursday and 11PM on Friday and Saturday and after Cardinal home night games. Late night food till 2 AM on Friday and Saturday night.
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