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The Crossing

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7823 Forsyth Blvd, Clayton, Saint Louis, MO 63105-3307 (Central Ave.)
13147217375
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11:30 am - 1:30 pm
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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133 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Recently took two other people to The Crossing for a dinner. I had been there a handful of times before, but not within the past year. We all had the three course tasting dinners, which were good but not great. The Crossing is one of the best restaurants in Clayton, but sadly it doesn't hold a candle to the best... More 

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Thank AlabamaAnne
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great dinner with my wife. The food was awesome, the waiter was really good, it's a bit pricey for my budget but it's worth it

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Thank tomas p
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The bread is absolutely delicious. The secret ingredients are olive oil and special salt. The fish was superb! The starter menu at $35 is at a convenient price, but my $38 fish was pricy.

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Thank Carolina A
Saint Louis, Missouri
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107 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

By day a fine dining business lunch spot, by night a romantic hideaway. The chef is creative. The service is professional but conversational. The bartender is a master.

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Thank LunkChef
Cass K, Public Relations Manager at The Crossing, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! We appreciate your kind words! More 

Dardenne Prairie
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64 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for outstanding and tasty food, great service and a friendly and professional staff who make your dining experience enjoyable, this is the place. Zach looked after us tonight and did a great job. He took the time to explain the menu, specials and tasting menu options. When ordering, one of the dishes I was interested in... More 

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Thank Joseph W
Cass K, Public Relations Manager at The Crossing, responded to this review

Thank you so much Joseph! Zach will appreciate the shout-out. We love to hear that you were satisfied and will be back! More 

Longboat Key, Florida
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104 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

We celebrated my grandson's high school graduation. Other schools and local universities also celebrated graduations and the place was packed. We were seated within 10 minutes of our reservation and were offered a drink in the bar while we waited. Since our party was quite large, we all ordered different things and thus were able to sample just about everything... More 

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Thank goditolindo
Torrie W, Public Relations Manager at The Crossing, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive feedback! We're so glad to hear how much you enjoyed celebrating with us and hope you will come back and see us again soon! More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

The food was fabulous! The fois gras was incredible and the scallops were sautéed perfectly. Great way to spend an evening!

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Thank kristinalarsen12
Torrie W, Public Relations Manager at The Crossing, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive feedback! We're so glad to hear how much you enjoyed dining with us and hope you will come back and see us again soon! More 

Tennessee
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

We went here for a girls night out! Great food, atmosphere and service! We did the tasting menu and it was fabulous! Would definitely go back next time I'm in St.Louis!

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Thank pedolady
Torrie W, Public Relations Manager at The Crossing, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive feedback! We're so glad to hear how much you enjoyed your visit and hope you will visit us again the next time you're in town! More 

Fenton, Missouri
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142 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

My husband and I visited The Crossing to celebrate our fourth anniversary. We had already visited Acero and loved that meal, so we decided visiting its sister restaurant was a safe bet :) The Crossing did not disappoint. The prices are admittedly hard to swallow, but the food is so worth it! We both opted for the premium tasting menu.... More 

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1 Thank Becky G
Torrie W, Public Relations Manager at The Crossing, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive feedback! We're so glad to hear how much you enjoyed dining with us and hope you will come back and visit us again! More 

Saint Louis, Missouri
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

Our waitress Meghan ran a tight ship. She and other staff made sure the food was properly timed and that everything at the table was just right. My favorite thing was that the menus were not brought out immediately. Instead we were able to settle it to our seats, enjoy a cocktail and share pleasantries. This is how service should... More 

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2 Thank NewToSaintLou
Torrie W, Public Relations Manager at The Crossing, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive feedback! We're so glad to hear how much you enjoyed dining with us and hope you will come back and see us again soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $40
Cuisine
American, Italian, French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7823 Forsyth Blvd, Clayton, Saint Louis, MO 63105-3307
    (Central Ave.)
  • Public Transportation: Metrolink station.
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: 13147217375
Description
Featuring local "farm to table" food using a breadth of farmer in the Missouri and Illinois communities. When asked to define of The Crossing, Owner/Executive Chef Jim Fiala often says that he is a chef that buys locally whenever possible and cooks as any French and/or Italian chef would given the ingredients sourced. Joining Jim is Chef Matt Abeshouse who brings a wealth of passion and expertise in classic French cuisine to the kitchen. Our food is fresh, organic (whenever possible), seasonal and by design very simple. The Crossing stays true to classic techniques and the chefs love showing off their skills and passion for elegant food.

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