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Zia's Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
The Hill
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5256 Wilson Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3138
+1 314-776-0020
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went for a Saturday lunch on the missed winter apocalypse day. It was not crowded. Customer service was amazing! Food was well portioned and you definitely got what you paid for with taste! Tip - definitely kid friendly but NO KIDS MENU. They allow you to split a plate or buy a side. Also - if you are looking... More 

Thank Faith917
Saint Louis, Missouri
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Really enjoyed this restaurant. The food was really good and came out hot. It's a nice place to go to get authentic Italian food.

Thank Lisa D
Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Definitely the best carbonara in St. Louis' famous Italian district, known as "The Hill". Great salad and pasta - always consistent.

Thank maxgsp2015
Cincinnati, Ohio
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Everything was very good. The atmosphere, our waiter and drinks. I only had 1 problem. I usually ask for salad dressing on the side of my salad or the waiter/waitress will ask me. They did not ask and I forgot to ask. The salad dressing and cheese on our salads was very heavy which I do not care for. This... More 

Thank Cleopatra7557
Dumont, United States
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed eggplant parmigiana appetizer, House salad. Dinner Shrimp and crab special over pasta in oil and butter. Finished with cappuccino. They have torte, cannoli and tiramisu desserts too. I heard the toasted ravioli app was good too.

Thank Brian C
Centralia, Illinois
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here for the first time in Aug of 2016. Got seated pretty quickly for not having reservations. They will not take reservations for less than parties of 6 people. Good and service were great.

Thank mjwink1
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64 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I ate here for the first time today, and I have to say that it was amazing! The food, the service, the atmosphere...there was nothing I would change. The servers were so attentive-working together to make sure everything at our table was good without being intrusive. It was nice that we never had to look around searching... More 

Thank JeepinMoab
Edwardsville, Illinois
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55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good friend of mine, who is a chef, says this is her favorite Italian Restaurant in St. Louis and she and her husband grew up here. They recently took us to dinner here (I can't believe I'd never been here before!), and we had a wonderful meal. It's very much an old school, traditional Italian restaurant with the classics... More 

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Thank Ricardo59IL
Foristell, Missouri
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40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even though the restaurant was very crowded, we were seated close to our reservation time. Food was excellent and not too costly.

Thank Ann F
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54 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is not a trip to see family in St Louis without a trip to Zia's in the heart of The Hill community. Make your reservation for dinner, plan to skip lunch, and get there early to park you car on the narrow street. As you walk in the bar and lobby are usually packed, and small. Small to medium... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5256 Wilson Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3138
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > The Hill
  • Neighbourhood: The Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 314-776-0020
Family owned St. Louis Italian restaurant on "The HIll"

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?