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Sidney Street Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
Benton Park
American, International, Contemporary
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2000 Sidney St, Saint Louis, MO 63104-2829
+1 314-771-5777
Mon - Wed 9:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Thu 10:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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Webster Groves, Missouri
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cafe is an excellent space, staffed by very efficient and graceful servers, who deliver expertly and imaginatively prepared creations. This is a place to appreciate fine dining, locally sourced food, created by a master chef.

Thank kevinsullivan2016
Greenville, North Carolina
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We celebrated our anniversary here and it was fantastic. The restaurant is quaint and unassuming in what looks to be a residential area. Service was great. We had the cheese plate to start - yum. The only issue was the orange marmalade as it was too gummy didn't allow you to easily spread in the frackers. 4 cheese portions were... More 

Thank penguins319
Saint Louis, Missouri
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017

We went here one night to celebrate a birthday. It's in the middle of a neighborhood on a corner. When we walked in, I was surprised to see a fairly large, empty, open room with a bar. We were greeted and showed to our table which was in another room. This room was the main dining room and every table... More 

Thank Mark A
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190 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2017 via mobile

So refreshing to be offered a menu that was not composed of the usual items -everything was very original and stimulating and delicious. Despite which, one of us plumped for his usual steak and that was good too. Our waiter did badger our one picky eater a little too long to have some sauces or veggies on his plate, but... More 

Thank Elaine S
Little Rock, Arkansas
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016

We went for dinner on a Tuesday night. The restaurant was quiet and the atmosphere was pleasant, as in not too loud. We arrived a few minutes before our reservation time and had a glass of sparkling wine at the bar. The bartender was terrific and told us quite a bit about the menu. The pace was a little slow... More 

Thank LRFoodFan
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016

I took my girlfriend here for her birthday and had a good dinner. Each plate we had was tasty, but don't expect to get full. The portions are small but the presentation and flavor is excellent. This is a great restaurant for special occasions or if you want to show off St. Louis' culinary potential.

Thank Daniel S
Saint Louis, Missouri
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158 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016

Early reservation because of theatre tickets. Evening began with a extra warm staff welcome and continued with fine service from Sarah. She sensed we had a time issue, but delivered great service in an appropriate manner. Had a half bottle of the Steele Pinot, which I do not recommend. Glass of James Mitchell Cab, much better. For dinner, Scallops and... More 

Thank Tom T
St. Louis
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72 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

Even though I live within easy walking distance, I haven't been to this lovely restaurant in a couple years. Silly me. From the moment I arrived, the service was spot on, folks are so genuine, they are there when you need them, and are great at figuring out when you don't. I met a colleague for dinner, our waiter, Rich,... More 

Thank SouthofSTL
St. Louis MO
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

We decided to try Sidney Street for our anniversary dinner. Looked at the appetizer board, the menu, and other tables, and found lots of things that looked interesting and delicious. We decided on the chef's tasting. We ended up getting several things that we would have avoided out of fear…and the adventure was really outstanding. The highlights were the veal... More 

Thank Jackelby
Bloomington, Minnesota
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67 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

We were in town for an annual meeting and just needed a break in the action. This was just the spot. It was tucked in a neighborhood and the food was simply awesome!!!! Authentic, homemade goodness with a flair!!!!! If you get a chance, put this one on your list- it is a break from the usual.

Thank nmdahl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, International, Contemporary
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
9:00 pm - 5:00 pm
9:00 pm - 5:00 pm
9:00 pm - 5:00 pm
10:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2000 Sidney St, Saint Louis, MO 63104-2829
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > Benton Park
  • Neighborhood: Benton Park
  • Phone Number: +1 314-771-5777

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