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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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“crawfish” (141 reviews)
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All hours
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 2 days ago via mobile

The restaurant has live music while you eat in Monday evening. I tried the Crawfish Enchiladas with Jambalaya. It was very good. The Jambalaya was pretty spicy. My wife had the Voodoo Shrimp along with Jambalaya and she enjoyed her meal. A friend recommended this...More

Thank packers000
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your visit to BOB, in particular our live music, Crawfish Enchiladas, Jambalaya and Voodoo Shrimp. Our food does have a kick to it as any good Cajun/Creole food should but we try to keep it at a...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Got excited to eat here because of the jumblaya. Service is was fast and we got our food in under 10 minutes. Jumblaya had a lot of rice and very little meat. There was only 1 shrimp in it and it was buried in the...More

Thank Chloe D
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Creole jambalaya is made with tomatoes, Cajun jambalaya is made without tomatoes. We make Creole jambalaya which is a rice based dish. Everyone in Lousiana has their own versions of gumbo, jambalaya, crawfish etoufee and all of the Cajun/Creole staples. Sorry to read that you...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

.Great fun place with good food. We were here on a Friday night and sat at the bar given there was an hour wait. We started with drinks and appetizers and then decided to eat our meal at the bar. Jaime was our bartender. He...More

Thank Tikkadog
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are honored by your review declaring BOB to be your "best meal in St. Louis". We are delighted to read that you had a fun experience to go along with our good food and attentive and friendly service by Jamie. Many guests do order...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Went here on a whim with a buddy who is from out of state. Late July, Temps over 95 with 100+ heat index. First evening we showed up for drinks and sat at the outside bar. Can't say enough good things about the service and...More

Thank crashphoenix
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for coming to BOB (twice!) and for taking the time to write an outstanding review for us. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed our "delicious" food as well as our friendly and efficient service, especially from our bar staff....More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Broadway Oyster Bar is mix of a beach bar and dive bar feel that is close to the baseball park. Sitting on the outside patio and listening to live Saint Louis blues while downing oysters and drinks makes for a great evening. The food is...More

Thank Gregg B
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We really like the picture your description of BOB paints as a beach/dive bar combination. Sounds good to me! Thanks for coming to BOB and for writing a wonderful review. We are very happy you enjoy the three pillars of BOB, good food and drink,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just calling it an eatery is doing it a disservice.. the bar service is fantastic, the wait staff superb, there's live entertainment, but the food is unbelievable.. I recommend the crawfish etouffe and the muscles come in a mountainous platter... right across the street from...More

Thank Masterbasser
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are obviously greatly honored to be your "new favorite eatery in St. Louis" and we love that you recognize and enjoy the fact that BOB is more than just a great place to eat. Most of our FOH staff has been with us for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time I have tried oysters and man were they delicious. Great ahi tuna fajitas and the best bread pudding I have ever had, this is a must have.More

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

Welcome to the wild and wonderful world of fresh oysters! Thank you for coming to BOB and for taking the time to write a wonderful review and for declaring our fresh oysters "delicious", our ahi tuna fajitas "great" and our bread pudding "the best" you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all, wow, just wow. We were in town for a Sunday Cards game and decided to eat dinner here Saturday night. My wife used to live in St. Louis and frequented the BOB a lot so we were all in. Because it was...More

Thank catguy49
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

In response to your review, all I can say is WOW! We are incredibly honored to read that your family dinner at BOB was the "big highlight" of your recent trip to St. Louis. We are always extra happy when guests with a solid knowledge...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Restaurant came as a recommendation from the hotel staff. Excellent dinner and service. Grilled Oysters, Burgers, Salads - our family loved them all.More

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

Thank you for visiting BOB and for taking the time to write an excellent 4 star review for us. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed an excellent dinner with excellent service and that your family enjoyed everything. Special thanks to the hotel...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stop in St Louis every year just to eat here. The oysters are excellent. Actually everything is excellent. Will be back next year.More

Thank sullymon519
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are honored to be "The Best" in your book. Thank you for coming to visit on a yearly basis. We are very pleased to know that you feel everything we serve is "excellent" and we will eagerly look forward to your return trip next...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, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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
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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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