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Robust

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Tapas
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227 W Lockwood Ave, Webster Groves, Saint Louis, MO 63119-2327 (Rockhill Rd)
Bus Stop Metro Link at Shrewsbury
314-963-0033
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10:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Good for:
Casual Elegant

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent evening

Went to robust after the rep studio. Place was packed so it was good that we had made a reservation and we were seated immediately. Our server Katie was very knowledgable of the foods and wines they were having that evening. They have a good beer selection and an outstanding wine selection. As they... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
ldgaff
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st. louis, missouri
via mobile
Good for:
  • Casual Elegant
  • Reservations
  • Private Dining
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st. louis, missouri
Top Contributor
119 reviews 119 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 via mobile

Went to robust after the rep studio. Place was packed so it was good that we had made a reservation and we were seated immediately. Our server Katie was very knowledgable of the foods and wines they were having that evening. They have a good beer selection and an outstanding wine selection. As they are a tapas and wine flight... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Robust is interesting. A little wine shop and little café. We enjoyed a relaxed dinner and wine. Wine flight was a nice option along with a cheese plate and both were enjoyable. Food was ok. Beef entrée was a little tough and grits in Shrimp and grits didn't me expectations. However, we would probably try Robust again.

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Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
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53 reviews 53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

My fiancee and I love this place, It features small plates and a great wine list.The spinach and artichoke dip is the best i ever tasted, we also like the meatballs and any of the flat breads, I'm glad to see they added a Zinfandel to their wine flight offerings, but recommended they add Dry Creek and Alexander valley origins... More 

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Edwardsville, Illinois, United States
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42 reviews 42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Went for lunch w/a friend and the Figgy Piggy Flatbread was just FANTASTIC! My friend was also very happy with her salad. Both came from kitchen promptly. Server was very helpful in choosing a wine & let us have a sample taste. Desserts were outta sight delicious---just wish I remembered what we both had! My only "complaint" (more like a... More 

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

The wine selection was fantastic. It was just the place my fiancé and were looking for to share a bite while wiling away our time over a glass. Will come back.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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51 reviews 51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

My wife and I had lunch for the first time at Robust. We were trying it out to see if it would work for a going away party for a friend. We picked a table outside since it was a pleasant summer day. there was sufficient shade and although it was close to a busy street, the traffic was overly... More 

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Florissant, Missouri
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We went to Robust for tapas but I ended up ordering the prix fixe dinner. Caesar salad wasn't anything special BUT my shrimp & grits was out of this world. The dessert was a chocolate mousse with pretzel crust and it was delicious. I just did a normal glass of wine. Others did the wind flight. It can be pricey... More 

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st. louis, missouri
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153 reviews 153 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The wine choices are fantastic and the food choices are also excellent here, the only catch is that if you don't get the concept, small plates to share, and go for dinner you could spend a LOT!

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St. Louis, Mo
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65 reviews 65 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This was a great addition to the Webster dining scene from the very beginning. I've really never had anything I didn't like. The Gumbo comes out slightly different each time but always good. The pizza/ flatbreads are always good and unusual. Recently I had a rare 'big meal' - an elegant chicken preparation - but it still wasn't huge, Everything... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

My fiancée and I stopped by Robust after the Saturday Afternoon matinee at the Repertory Theatre. We didn't have reservations but the bar was open and unlike others was relatively easy to eat from > We had the spinach & artichoke dip which was the best we ever had. You could taste the fresh spinach, the artichokes were well done... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 227 W Lockwood Ave, Webster Groves, Saint Louis, MO 63119-2327
    (Rockhill Rd)
  • Public Transportation: Bus Stop Metro Link at Shrewsbury
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis  >  Webster Groves
  • Phone Number: 314-963-0033

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 30
  • Cuisine: Tapas

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 1:00 am

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