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Paul Manno's Cafe


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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Form the outside, you would not imagine what lies within. The atmosphere and decoration is cozy and modern and the food tastes incredible. Special mention to the lamb rack and the penne a la vodka sauce. Outstanding place for special events or a date.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank nuniepp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Paul Manno's Cafe is one of the very best Italian restaurants you can dine at in a city that has many excellent restaurants specializing in Italian cuisine. Easily tied in my book for the top spot for Italian. I like Paul, Jr., so won't mention...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Stewart Z
Reviewed October 29, 2019 via mobile

It's a very unassuming place, stuck in a strip mall. But you would never know it once you walk inside. The ambience and attire was casual dressy with soft lighting and Frank Sinatra type music. Great wine list and the caprese salad was to die...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 8, 2019

Our meal was excellent. The sea bass is one of the best I’ve tasted. Waiters ere knowledgeable and friendly. Great atmosphere!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank cmwteach
Reviewed September 14, 2019

Paul Manno's is everything you want an Italian restaurant to be: Classy, intimate, with Dean Martin & Frank Sinatra playing softly in the background. Their pasta dishes are always delicious, and their veal or seafood entrees are fantastic! They have an outstanding wine list, and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed August 11, 2019 via mobile

Our friends suggested dining at Paul Manno’s Cafe. We have eaten there a number of times and have never been disappointed. PMC s located in a strip center, but once you enter the restaurant you are transformed and transported. The only thing that matters is...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed August 6, 2019

Another excellent meal at Paul Manno's. We eat there several times a year and have never been disappointed. The food and atmosphere are outstanding.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Khibbs
Reviewed July 7, 2019

If you're looking for a hidden gem in the West St. Louis County area, you won't be able to beat Paul Manno's

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank kevinc197
Reviewed May 23, 2019

When you pull up you will be like what am I doing here. When you walk inside you will know. This place has a great atmosphere and excellent food.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Patrick M
Reviewed May 5, 2019 via mobile

A great restaurant that gives respect to the true food of it’s Italian roots. No short cuts, no latest trends just great food. Every dish stands the test of time. Service is the same way. Wine list has great options at all price levels. Well...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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February 5, 2017|
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Response from wineguy82451 | Reviewed this property |
Not open for lunch
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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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