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Charlie Gitto's

5226 Shaw Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3042
+1 314-772-8898
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“veal” (64 reviews)
“toasted ravioli” (103 reviews)
“manicotti” (15 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5226 Shaw Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3042
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1 - 10 of 728 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A bit disappointing. We did not have a reservation but “Derek” fit us in early. We arrived after a long day of shopping early and still had to wait at the bar. Our seat was in the way back and our waiter was a charming:...More

Thank kellysstudio
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A place where you’d see Sinatra - true Italian, beautiful decor and architecture. Old school dishes and really good service. Located in the historic Hill district. Just a neat place and great meal.

Thank Bill And Donna ... S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here with some friends on a Saturday night. We had reservations and got in pretty close to our requested time. I ordered the chicken parmigiana and several others ordered the lasagna and gnocchi. There is also a big selection of wines and drinks. And...More

Thank Joe R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While it is passable food, it isn't up to the standards of New York, Chicago or certainly Italy. We had a variety of items on the menu and they were overcooked for some, sugary sweet for others and just bland on others. I realize that...More

Thank jncd2000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For a long time St Louis resident, I am ashamed to say that I never visit Charlie Gito's until last Saturday. I made reservations for an after theatre performance and that was a wise move. The restaurant fills up quickly for dinner. We had a...More

Thank Wlflem
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were visiting St. Louis mostly for business. My wife and I asked several folks what Italian restaurant they'd recommend. They immediately said Charlie Gitto's on the Hill. They were right. It's a bit of a neighborhood place as there clearly were many regulars. We...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with my husband for dinner. We love Italian food! He got the classic spaghetti and meatballs and I got the tortellini...delish! The service was also top notch! Nice atmosphere.

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Didn't do much research before the trip. Just kinda fell into Charlie Gitto's. Was put off by the host who judge our attire as not appropriate for fine dining. But after that the experience was incredible. Drinks, wine, toasted ravioli, salad, risotto, bake spaghetti -...More

Thank robertdania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! Our family totally loved our dinner at Charlie Gitto's located on The Hill. Impeccable service, amazing food & great location. The sky high lasagna was enjoyed by my husband & son while I gorged on the Veal Marsala & French Onion Soup. The portions...More

Thank cartall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not much good italian food in st louis, but this place has alot of great italian food!The staff is great and friendly.Enjoyed the pasta and the steaks are great!

Thank pirate8
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Questions & Answers
2 September 2017|
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Response from Carlos I | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about their drink prices, but the food is very reasonable for authentic and delicious food!! You won't be disappointed.
8 July 2017|
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Response from StLM8513 | Reviewed this property |
No dress code but if you are really really casual you might feel out of place
19 April 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5226 Shaw Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3042
    (Marconi & Edwards)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > The Hill
  • Neighbourhood: The Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 314-772-8898
  • E-mail
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