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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” (137 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 3 days ago via mobile

We walked in with family including small children and was surprised to walk into a bar. In the back there is seating and they accommodated us 6. We had oyster (fresh) and they were great. We also had gumbo. Everything we had was so delicious.

Thank NRonkeyo
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went here in recommendation of a friend who is local to St. Louis. It was a fun atmosphere. Fun decor. Staff was great and food was even better! The kids enjoyed the crawfish! It was our first time eating crawfish and was the best...More

Thank 864kaylas
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for bringing your family to BOB and for kicking back and HAVING FUN! That is the name of the game as far as we are concerned. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed our funky decor, atmosphere, friendly staff and great food....More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We spotted this place on our way to Budweiser brewery and decided to stop by for dinner. We had a few minutes wait. Then were seated outside by the live music. It's a fun Key West vibe place. All it needs is a few chickens...More

Thank marvirn
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Fun is good! Fun is one of our primary goals for guests and we are delighted to read that you had a fun experience with us. We are very happy to read that you, your husband as well as your brother and sister in law...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went in for a few drinks and a bite to eat. I ordered a dozen gulf oysters. They were good size however a few of them weren't rinsed in salt water very well, and had some sandy grit on them. Wasn't a big deal. Would...More

Thank Nate L
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for coming to BOB and for taking the time to write a wonderful review. We are delighted to know that both you and your wife had a good time with us and would like to come back and try some crawfish. Sorry that...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went with the group of four people for dinner. We got there at around 5 and only had a 15-minute wait. I ordered the sampler platter my husband got the shrimp and grits. The food was just okay. Nothing to Rave about. We will...More

Thank Dougdirt
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for coming to BOB and for sharing your feedback with us. We are sorry to read that you were not impressed with our food and do not plan to return. We are not everyone's kind of place but thank you for giving us...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is an awesome little joint. the food was amazing and the staff was very hospitable. I had the crawfish Mona all I can say is wow. Absolute delicious. I will say it all outdoors so dress light in the summer. I would definitely...More

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

Thank you for coming to BOB and for the excellent 5 star review. We are delighted to read that you feel our food is "amazing" and our service staff is "very hospitable". The majority of our seating is outdoors but we do have an inside...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants in STL....get the BBQ shrimp, Alaskan crab legs are great, gumbo is very good and the place is very festive!!! Usually there's live music which is nice. But don't be deterred by the wait if you go during peak hours...More

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

We are honored to be one of your favorite restaurants in St. Louis. Your food selections are spot on and we are all about fun and festive! We do offer live music 7 days a week and twice on most days other than Friday. See...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best cajun meals. Don't miss this on your Taste of Soulard Adventure. Great place for local live music, good drinks, and the food is never disappointing! I have never had poor service in this place. I've been to New Orleans, and the only place...More

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

Thank you for coming to BOB and for the incredible review. You review covers all of the bases of live music, good drinks, friendly service and good food. The next time we go to New Orleans, if we see Emeril (fat chance of that happening)...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food and the service was fantastic. We will be sure to return here when we are in St. Louis again.More

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

Thank you for coming to BOB and for the amazing review. We are delighted to read that you felt both our food and service were "fantastic". We are also very pleased to read that you plan to return to BOB the next time you are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

wonderful food, great music when they have it. fun, relaxing. good people. get away and go check this place out.More

Thank LindanGeff K
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We love the opportunity to offer the people of St. Louis a taste of New Orleans. We are delighted to read that you enjoy our food, live music, and relaxing atmosphere. Thanks for sending guests ou way and we hope to see you again soon....More

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Emckillop88
1 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
11 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
26 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
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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
  • E-mail
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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