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Crown Candy Kitchen

1401 Saint Louis Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63106-3920
+1 314-621-9650
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
1401 Saint Louis Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63106-3920
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

Stopped in for lunch. Always great food. Love the old dinner! Don't forget the ice cream! They have other treats also.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Cindy C
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Sister-in-law (25 years here) wanted to take us (from Texas) to lunch for Crown Candy Kitchen... her first time visit too. All the reviews about the Ginormous BLT are to be believed, lesser appetites should share. Chocoholics beware of candy display. Plenty of parking behind...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Etfortworth
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

You might question the destination based on what you read online about the area, or what you see as the GPS lady routes you there; but do not hesitate to visit Crown Candy. It is a classic and places like this are few and far...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2018

I've wanted to eat at Crown Candy Kitchen for several years but hadn't had a chance. We arrived about 2pm and waited about 30 minutes in line (outside the building), but the wait was well worth it. The chocolate malt and BLT was huge and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mrsburn
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Always fun and never leave hungry. Very cool and a local St Louis tradition. The most incredible and biggest BLT you will ever encounter. The wait is always worth it and goes quickly.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Robert E
Reviewed September 19, 2018

We were on a motor coach (bus) tour from the Chicago area to St Louis visiting Route 66 spots. Our tour company chose the Crown Candy Kitchen for an afternoon ice cream treat. Fortunately there were few customers when we visited so only our group...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Duane B
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Amazing—a pound of bacon for a BLT sandwich -my mouth doesn’t open that wide—you must go—any milkshake is awesome

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ScribFam
Reviewed August 30, 2018

icecream parlor/diner...Fun atmosphere..Good food ( can share that 1 pound bacon BLT!) Has been in business for years!..Great destination place or just if you are craving delicious icecream/shakes/malts..sandwiches..

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Brenda M
Reviewed August 30, 2018

The line moves quickly but the moment you get inside, you've stepped into the world of some 60-70 years ago! If you decide to get the "Heart Stopper BLT" made with a full pound of bacon, share it because a full pound is lots of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank R_J_Dough
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Best candy ever and the biggest bacon sandwhich in the world. If you live in St. Louis or have visited and have never been to Crown Candy, then you're missing out.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Kaitlyn P
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July 18, 2018|
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Response from ChrisWilkerson | Reviewed this property |
I just looked it up online. It’s the heart stopping BLT and it’s $10 dollars.
June 28, 2017|
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Response from jr L | Reviewed this property |
NO none needed first come first served.
June 6, 2017|
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Response from Naples77 | Reviewed this property |
I always recommend getting their food to go unless you have lots of time and no other appointments.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1401 Saint Louis Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63106-3920
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-621-9650
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