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SqWires Restaurant & Annex

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Mon, 6/24
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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2019 Winner
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Lunch, Dinner, Happy Hour, Dessert, Full Bar, Weekend Brunch (Bloody Mary & Mimosa Bar), Live Music, Event Venue...come as you are! SqWires is proud to be a 5-star certified Green Dining Alliance member. We support local - we buy ingredients & products that are local, organic & responsibly raised. We also recycle, compost & re-purpose. SqWires is a handsome redesign of a 19th-century brick structure, part of a Victorian–era factory complex. The former Western Wire manufacturing buildings, located on an entire city block in historic Lafayette Square, originally housed the American Bed Factory. In 2001, the complex was totally renovated & converted to house SqWires Restaurant, plus 80 business
PRICE RANGE
$5 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews brunch meatloaf bread pudding french onion soup calamari fish and chips the bloody mary bar wonderful live music house wine comfortable atmosphere friday night i've eaten nice dinner food was fantastic xylophone server appetizers
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in for lunch. They were not busy....at least from my point of view. The waiter was very attentive and helpful in our selections. He brought out 2 bottles of chilled water for us and we consumed it all. He recommended a stir fry and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Deana M
SqWiresRestaurant, Marketing/PR/Special Events Director at SqWires Restaurant & Annex, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Deana for the review! So glad to hear you enjoyed the food & the service from your waiter. Do you recall what day/time you dined with us, or where you sat/what your server looked like? We would love to pass along your comments...More

Reviewed May 12, 2019 via mobile

Went on Friday evening. Had seafood special and live music. Musician was really good. Good food and pleasant service. Spinach salad and Fish tacos were really good. Very pleasant experience! Would eat there again.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Patty Y
SqWiresRestaurant, Marketing/PR/Special Events Director at SqWires Restaurant & Annex, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2019

Thank you so much Patty! So glad you enjoyed your dinner & live music - thanks for dining with us!

Reviewed March 8, 2019 via mobile

We made reservations for brunch because it makes life easier for all. We had a table for 7 with no problems. Our waiter was amazing. The food was even better. They all a 2hr Mimosa and Bloody Mary bar for a small fee. Really a...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 124judys
SqWiresRestaurant, Marketing/PR/Special Events Director at SqWires Restaurant & Annex, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2019

Thank you so much for your review! So glad you enjoyed your visit for our weekend brunch. Thanks for visiting!

Reviewed February 27, 2019

This restaurant should have fessed up if they could not accommodate space for seating. Instead they found an off shoot table in an off shoot space. This lended to the theme for the evening's experience of ignoring, dismissing and hostile service. The drinks were standard....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank allbeers
SqWiresRestaurant, Marketing/PR/Special Events Director at SqWires Restaurant & Annex, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2019

Thank you for your feedback. I am sincerely sorry about your experience at SqWires. We strive to make each and every visit by our guests a pleasurable experience; I am truly sorry that we fell short of this goal. Could you provide more details about...More

Reviewed February 13, 2019

Stopped in after traveling in from Chicago by train. It was Happy Hour. We had glasses of the house wine along with a calamari app. All were tasty. Ordered 6 boiled shrimp that were nice size but no flavor! Would not order the shrimp again....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Deana M
SqWiresRestaurant, Marketing/PR/Special Events Director at SqWires Restaurant & Annex, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2019

Thank you for your review! So glad you enjoyed your Happy Hour drinks & food! Regarding your comment about the shrimp, we will definitely look into this issue and ensure our kitchen is maintaining our recipe standards. Thanks again for your feedback & thanks for...More

Reviewed February 11, 2019

Sqwires Restaurant has been around several years now, I've eaten there many times and I can say they have never served me a bad meal. But this Saturday night, it was different. I had a pot pie. My wife had a French onion soup. We...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank caimi
Reviewed February 11, 2019

This is a great family place and the staff are so wonderful. Just wish they had some gluten free options on their menu other than eggs and salad and bread. This is one of the very few places in St. Louis that actually serve gluten...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank aimlay
Reviewed January 21, 2019 via mobile

This place is always a hit. Love the Bloody Mary bar, menu, music, and atmosphere. Angela was a fantastic server.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ashlee A
Reviewed January 18, 2019

We had the best evening last night! We were greeted by a warm and friendly hostess, Carla, who gave us a perfect table in the bar, near the fire and close to the wonderful live music, but not too close, so we could talk. Our...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank lwcHollySprings_Nc
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

SqWires is a good place for lunch. It took a long time to get simeone’s attention at the door and service was a little slow, but overall the food was good and it is an interesting place.

Date of visit: January 2019
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