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Paul Manno's Cafe

75 Forum Shopping Ctr, Chesterfield, MO 63017-3006
+1 314-878-1274
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rack of lamb” (15 reviews)
“lasagna” (20 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
75 Forum Shopping Ctr, Chesterfield, MO 63017-3006
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Reviewed 1 week ago

by far the best italian food off the hill in St Louis - the oregano steak is amazing as well as the rack of lamb - you cannot go wrong with any of the sections on or off the menu - bon appetit!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 4ritters
Reviewed December 13, 2018

This is our go to restaurant for all our special occasions. Food is excellent the service special and the atmosphere is perfect. Be sure and check out the daily specials and Penni alla Nonna, my personal favorite.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank wojo2015
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

We had a three-hour birthday dinner for my husband on November 5! It was perfect. Service pace just right for us! Food and drink amazing. We have a new restaurant love.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Cheryl L
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Normally waiting in a bar area is not a problem in anticipation of a fine meal. On our visit to Paul Manno’s, however, the wait was both unexpected and unpleasant. We had a reservation on a Saturday night, but were still forced to wait over...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Patrick B
Reviewed October 15, 2018

Based on the location in a strip mall I expected this place to be so-so. But it was very high end and very good. The service was excellent and all the staff were very friendly. Would go back for special occasions. It was a bit...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ThePelikans
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere was quiet and intimate with great food from home recipes. The price is higher than other comparable Italian restaurant.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Rosa K
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Service is great, ambiance is special and food is spectacular. Nice wine list. You'd never think from its location that it would be such a wonderful experience. Be sure to make a reservation!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Karen P
Reviewed September 27, 2018

The service was the star here. I tend to drink a decent amount of water with dinner and I don't think my glass was ever more than half empty. The plates were cleared as soon as I was finished, but I never felt rushed. As...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank WhoELS
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Love this restaurant. Hidden gem in a strip mall off of olive. The Sea Bass was amazing! The atmosphere is dark and welcoming. Wait staff very attentive. Avery is the best!!! Will definitely return

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Denise D
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Paul Jr. runs a tight ship so you can always expect top notch service and a very good meal. Like most good restaurants, there are mostly hits and just a few misses. My culinary experiences at Paul Manno's have been from sublime to ordinary. But...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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February 5, 2017|
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Response from wineguy82451 | Reviewed this property |
Not open for lunch
James R
August 25, 2016|
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Response from PTFig | Reviewed this property |
I've seen people go there dressed in shorts, but I would say business casual is appropriate. It's a white tablecloth restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
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: 75 Forum Shopping Ctr, Chesterfield, MO 63017-3006
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Chesterfield
  • Phone Number: +1 314-878-1274
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