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Connelly's Goody-goody Diner

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CUISINES
American, Diner, Deli
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service

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SALADS & SUCH
Caesar Salad
a classic combination of crisp romaine, garlic croutons and shredded parmesan cheese. with grilled chicken
6.29
With Grilled Chicken8.79
Classic Chef Salad
crisp greens topped with lean ham & turkey strips. a blend of cheeses garnished with chopped hard boiled egg, tomato, cucumber; a green olive, pepperoncini and sprinkled with parmesan cheese. your choice of dressing
7.95
Small Chef Salad6.95
Fried Chicken Chef Salad
crisp greens topped with fried chicken strips. a blend of cheeses garnished with chopped hard boiled egg, tomato, cucumber; a green olive, pepperoncini and sprinkled with parmesan cheese. your choice of dressing
7.95
Substitute Grilled Chicken7.95
Greek Salad
generous amount of crisp lettuce with cucumbers, green pepper and red onion, blended with bulgarian feta cheese & topped with tomatoes, black olive, lemon slice and pepperoncini then sprinkled with parmesan cheese. served with greek dressing
5.95
With Grilled Chicken7.95
Chicken Salad Plate
chicken salad with all white meat chunks, celery and pecans. served on a bed of romaine with a fruit cup
7.95
SALADS & SUCH - DINNER SALADS
add grilled chicken to any dinner salad $2.49. dressings: 1000 island, greek, caesar,vinegar & oil, honey-mustard and raspberry vinaigrette. homemade dressings: buttermilk ranch and house.
Caesar Dinner Salad
3.49
Greek Dinner Salad
3.49
Tossed Dinner Salad
crisp lettuce with monterey jack cheese, red onion, tomato, cucumber, sprinkled with parmesan cheese
3.49
ENTREES
all entrees are served with your choice of two side items and our home baked roll. substitute a dinner salad as one of your choices for $1.69
Burger Steak Dinner
a large portion of ground certified angus beef® cooked to your liking and covered with grilled onions & brown gravy
7.99
Chicken Strip Dinner
breaded chicken tenderloins, four deep fried and served with your choice of bbq sauce, honey mustard sauce or homemade ranch dressing
7.95
Roast Beef Dinner
sliced lean top round roast beef covered with rich brown gravy
7.95
Fried Fish Dinner
your choice of deep fried catfish or cod filet
9.75
Fish Filet For4.89
Fried Chicken Dinner
two piece dinner
Dark6.95
White7.49
Four Piece Dinner10.29
Homemade Meatloaf
what would a diner menu be without it? served with our homemade brown gravy
7.49
Sirloin Strip Steak
traditional 8 oz. cut of certified angus beef
13.95
Country Fried Steak
breaded chopped beef steak
7.99
Pork Tenderloin Dinner
two grilled pork tenderloins seasoned and lightly breaded
12.95
One Tenderloin Dinner8.95
SPICE IT UP
the following are only served with your choice of crackers or our home baked bread
Toastamales
two hot tamales covered with chili and shredded mozzarella cheese
6.79
Half Order (1 Tamale)4.45
Chili Mac
a large plate of spaghetti covered with chili and shredded cheddar cheese
5.5
Mini Mac
a smaller portion of our chili mac
3.95
SANDWICHES
choose a sandwich then make it a “sandwich platter” for an additional $2.79. platters come with your choice of two side items: cole slaw, french fries, onion rings, cup of chili, cup of soup, cottage cheese, hash brown potatoes, mashed potatoes, or vegetable of the day. (substitute a dinner salad for $1.69.) sandwiches served on croissant additional $0.75
Roast Beef Sandwich
hot beef served on our home baked roll with lettuce, tomato & mayonnaise. or if requested, served french dip style with au jus
6.29
Fried Fish Sandwich
your choice of cod or catfish filet served on a kaiser bun with tartar sauce and lettuce
5.95
Country Fried Steak
prepared deep fried and served on our home baked roll with lettuce, tomato & mayonnaise
6.75
Blt
lots of bacon with lettuce, tomato & mayonnaise served on texas toast
5.75
Chicken Salad Sandwich
served on whole-wheat toast with lettuce
5.29
Grilled Ham & Cheese Sandwich
hot ham & melted american cheese on grilled texas toast with lettuce & mayonnaise
5.75
Salmon Croquette
croquette served on a kaiser bun with tarter sauce and lettuce
5.19
Turkey Sandwich
all white turkey meat served on white bread with lettuce, tomato &mayonnaise
4.95
Plaza Club
sliced turkey breast with bacon, american cheese, lettuce, tomato & mayonnaise. served on toas
6.25
Coney Dog
a grilled frank served on a hamburger bun smothered with chili, onions and cheddar cheese
6.95
HAMBURGERS
our specialty since 1948.we have changed many items on our menu over the years, but the way we prepare our certified angus beef hamburgers will never change. they're not fancy. just really good.
Hamburger
2.79
Cheeseburger
3.29
Turkey Burger
4.29
Patty Melt
double hamburger with melted american cheese and grilled onion served on grilled rye toast
5.29
Double Hamburger
4.49
Double Cheeseburger
4.95
Double Turkey Burger
6.59
Bbq Slaw Burger
double hamburger patty with bbq sauce. topped with cole slaw served on a bun. a 1950’s favorite
5.29
CHICKEN & WAFFLES
some say this classic combination goes back to the 1790’s when the waffle iron first came to america. others credit roscoe’s in l.a., or thewells supper club in harlem in 1938. all we know is chicken &waffles can put a smile on your face.
Half A Fried Chicken And Our Belgium Waffle
10.95
2-piece Chicken (dark Or White Meat) And Half A Belgium Waffle
With Dark Meat6.49
With White Meat6.99
Chicken & Waffle Supreme (pictured, Left)
2 eggs and your choice of grits, rice or hash browns served with your chicken &waffle platter
Add4.35
Wings & Waffle
Five Wings & Whole Waffle10.95
Three Wings & 1/2 Waffle6.49
ALA CARTE SIDE ITEMS
Cottage Cheese
2.19
French Fries
2.95
Cheese Fries
3.49
Onion Rings
4.39
1/2 Order2.99
Chili
3.99
W/cheese4.39
Mashed Potatoes
2.29
Cole Slaw
1.95
Fruit Cup
2.29
Soups
2.95
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Reviewed November 12, 2018

This place isn’t very big, yet it’s BIG ON TASTE! We had a party of four and each of us, raved about our food. Chicken and waffles are soooooo good. The salmon croquettes are delish, the sampler has a little bit of everything and it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank teamgreenkc
Reviewed October 30, 2018

The service is amazing. The food is great. The wait time wasn't bad. This is a local favorite and a must go to spot if you are in the area!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TheSLW06
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

I was watching a food tv show that reminded me of goody, goody. We actually visited awhile ago. We were in St. Louis for my husbands work. I’m a counselor and visited colleges in the St. Louis area. I lived in the Midwest in my...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank CAMNYC1
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

I loved everything about this place, from the rhyming host to the friendly service. The food goes without saying was great, the omelet and grits and the chicken and waffles had us full before we finished. Can't wait to get back!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tedjh62
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

If you want a great “hole in the wall” fifties diner style breakfast or lunch, get to Goody Goody Diner. It is a historic local landmark and still running after 70 years! The food and service are great! The neighborhood is a little run down...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Brent A
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Had a classic diner burger with fries and my friend had chicken and waffles. Both were great. The service was phenomenal and the building was charming and parking is available. I highly recommend this diner and will go back when I return to St. Louis.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Maddox1000
Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to this establishment on several occasions and have always had a pleasurable experience. The host treats you as a friend and always has a good rhyme. Stop in at Goody Goody’s and get the sampler platter with a side of toast, you will...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Q3262WGbrians
Reviewed February 24, 2018

From the moment we walked in here we new it was going to be an experience. We were greeted by the host, a gentlemen named Sly who recited poetry to us, a first! The place was crowded but we were seated in a few minutes...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank rduinc
Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

The Host was Awesome! The staff was friendly and the food was EXTRA Awesome to say the least. Next visit and every visit from now on Goody Goody is on the list of things to do!

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Pamela J
Reviewed December 27, 2017

My friends and family had a late breakfast at Connelly's Goody-Goody Diner after walking in the "Sista Strut" walk-a-thon breast cancer fundraiser downtown at the St. Louis world famous Arch in October 2017. We had to wait a long time to get to our table...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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