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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 good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sundae” (79 reviews)
“ice cream” (189 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
3037 Locust St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1328
Neighbourhood: Grand Center / Midtown
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1 - 10 of 509 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here before going to a show at the Fox. The service was great, friendly and attentive. I had the grilled cheese, side salad, and 2 ice cream martinis and I loved all of it. We got there before 6...More

Thank Bekah D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I ate dinner late (after 10 pm) at the Fountain Restaurant on Locust on Saturday evening, April 29, 2017. The Fountain is open late on Saturday evening and the place wasn't jammed but it was busy. All kinds of people were there,...More

Thank john07_11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great, unique flavors. We loved our lunch here! I had the birdseed salad. It was amazing- esp the brûlée apple and the dressing. My husband had lentil veggie soup and it was awesome. Great flavors. He loved his chicken salad sandwich too. Kids all got...More

Thank Courtney G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm headed to lunch here in 10 minutes. Let me break it down quickly and easily: eclectic old fashioned ice cream parlour feel with amazing and unique food. I'm getting the Cuban and a side of pickle soup. If you haven't had the pickle soup,...More

Thank Jennica S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall, this is a nice place. The decor on the ceiling is unique. Great desserts, but just ok on the food.

Thank John G
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this review

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

Reviewed 12 April 2017

The ice cream desserts are amazing here! They make their own whipping cream--yummy! And, they make their own toppings; the hot fudge is to die for! They also have a great selection of adult ice cream desserts and the food is homemade, too. The salads...More

Thank Psyprof51
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Fountain on Locust! We're thrilled to hear you believe we have something for everyone! Please visit us again soon!

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Lots of choices for a light lunch or dinner. There are several soup, salads & sandwiches to choose from, several are meatless. But the ice cream desserts are the best. I can never decide but if you're a chocolate lover I highly recommend the"Dark &...More

Thank Mary A
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Fountain on Locust! We're thrilled to hear you think our ice cream desserts are the best! Please visit us again soon!

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Good restaurant near Saint Louis University and Chaifetz arena. Average food with moderate prices. Outstanding desserts and best bathroom in St. Louis

Thank 299joe
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this review

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

Reviewed 10 April 2017

We went to Fountain on Locust for after dinner dessert. We had 3 of the decedent sundaes for the three of us. They was plenty to share and allowed us to share. The ice cream is excellent and toppings are first rate. The interior is...More

Thank Don A
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Fountain on Locust! We're thrilled to hear you believe we are worth the price! Please visit us again soon!

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This is a treasure in St. Louis. The interior is so wonderful and romantic. The staff is friendly and anytime I am downtown for an event, I love to make the Fountain on Locust a regular stop.

Thank 823cathib
MarqueeMedia, Public Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Fountain on Locust! We're thrilled to hear you find us a treasure! Please visit us again soon!

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YoungFamof8
I wanted to bring my 12 yr daughter and her 5 friends here, b/c I know they will love your desserts... but worried about your menu choices for kids. I love your food, but dont remember anything children would eat.... Do you have simple items or can they modify anything.
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
How far are you from Chaifetz Arena? And is it a safe walk from the arena and back?
5 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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chrissyholt
Hi I was wondering about having a rehearsal dinner at your restaurant on Thursday evening June 30th for about 35 people??
30 October 2015|
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Response from MarqueeMedia | Property representative |
Hi, You can call (314) 535-7800 to ask about rehearsal dinners. Thanks for your inquiry!
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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
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, 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!