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The Tenderloin Room

Certificate of Excellence
$$$
Central West End
American, Steakhouse, International
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232 N Kingshighway Boulevard, Saint Louis, MO 63108
+1 314-361-0900
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Description: The "T-Room" has retained the look and feel of those oh so elegant...
The "T-Room" has retained the look and feel of those oh so elegant restaurants of a bygone era - plush and comfortable without being "clubby". The dining rooms (two down and one up a short flight of stairs) say: "...Come and stay a while...". And why not? With food this good it's not hard to stay and eat your heart out." Become a Fan of the Tenderloin Room and get updates on entertainment and specials! Our classic Pepperloin a la Tenderloin is seared to mouthwatering perfection with our famous sauce. For the adventurous diner with a large appetite we proudly present our Cowboy Ribeye, sure to satisfy like no other. Remember, steak remains the specialty, but entrees such as rack of lamb, stuffed filet, and veal chops offer spectacular alternatives to the signature beef.
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Visitor rating
  • 60
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A wonderful tradition! Love this place!

This is a traditional steak house that offers the BEST in food, drink and service. The richly warm dining room served the best seafood and pepper loin during by 2 visits of recent. Mary offers the best drinks with a warm smile. Love this place, and have loved it since i first walked in the door... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 7, 2015
JamesE339
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Saint Louis, Missouri
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Romantic
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English first
Saint Louis, Missouri
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218 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

This is a traditional steak house that offers the BEST in food, drink and service. The richly warm dining room served the best seafood and pepper loin during by 2 visits of recent. Mary offers the best drinks with a warm smile. Love this place, and have loved it since i first walked in the door more than 20 years... More 

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Paola, Kansas
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

This is my go to place in St. Louis. Anytime I visit St. Louis, I always have to go to the Tenderloin Room, even if I'm not staying at the Chase. The food is so good. I had smoked salmon as an app and rack of lamb for an entree. The lamb was perfect, it didn't need anything else.

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Illinois
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93 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

I ate here this evening for a quick early dinner. I opted for the Greek salad (likely the best I've had) and the pork chop. The chop was huge an cooked to perfection. My server was George and he was very on top of things and knowledgable.

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Mississippi
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83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

This gem was adjacent to the hotel lobby and we were thrilled to see it near the elevator to our room. We called and got an early reservation for 5 and due to a room mishap I phoned and moved the time to 5:15 and they were fine with this. The hotel desk had also called them which was nice... More 

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Alton, Illinois
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58 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

During a Father's Day weekend get-away, my family and I visited The Tenderloin Room. We had taken my father here before but never my sister (who lives in Michigan). The visit was a combination Father's Day/birthday gathering - my sister's birthday. The atmosphere at our table was quiet even though the restaurant was fairly crowded. The new decor remains lovely... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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54 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Wow! Great place for a relaxing dinner date! The food is fantastic, the service is excellent, with moderate pricing and a fantastic table side dessert selection. We enjoyed the Cherries Jubilee for two. A corner table is very comfortable for two or more. Enjoy the Chase Park Plaza Hotel as well, it one of St. Louis' most historic and finest... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

When you drive and you have a professional Valet, greet you, introduce himself with a name, Justin, and tell you "He will keep an Eye on your car", that is a great start for the evening. Just across the street from historic Forest Park, you are really in the right location to enjoy St. Louis. Then inside The Chase, a... More 

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Ajijic, Mexico
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52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We could not have been happier with our dinner and wine at this lovely, in house, restaurant. I hate to leave the hotel for dinner and then deal with returning after a great meal and losing some of the pleasure with jumping in and out of taxi's, etc. Well the Tenderloin Room offered us excellent meats and a very nice... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

The evening started with valet parking at the front entrance to the Chase Park Plaza Hotel. We had reservations and we were seated immediately. The wait staff was attentive but not annoying. I had the shrimp appetizer and peppered tenderloin. My husband had the steak tips appetizer and the sirloin steak. Everything was delicious. I probably would skip the shrimp... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Service was prompt, yet not rushed, and the waiter was most professional. Good suggestions were provided. The menu had loads of choices, and all were well-prepared and - for fine dining - fairly priced. The appetizer was unique in that a large 24-inch bowl with ice below presented shrimp, herring, and at least 5 other delights. Our party of 7... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 232 N Kingshighway Boulevard, Saint Louis, MO 63108
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > Central West End
  • Neighborhood: Central West End
  • Phone Number: +1 314-361-0900

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 50
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Romantic

Description

The "T-Room" has retained the look and feel of those oh so elegant restaurants of a bygone era - plush and comfortable without being "clubby". The dining rooms (two down and one up a short flight of stairs) say: "...Come and stay a while...". And why not? With food this good it's not hard to stay and eat your heart out." Become a Fan of the Tenderloin Room and get updates on entertainment and specials! Our classic Pepperloin a la Tenderloin is seared to mouthwatering perfection with our famous sauce. For the adventurous diner with a large appetite we proudly present our Cowboy Ribeye, sure to satisfy like no other. Remember, steak remains the specialty, but entrees such as rack of lamb, stuffed filet, and veal chops offer spectacular alternatives to the signature beef.
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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