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Charlie Gitto's

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5226 Shaw Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3042
+1 314-772-8898
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“toasted ravioli” (96 reviews)
“veal” (56 reviews)
“manicotti” (15 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5226 Shaw Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3042
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

My daughter chose Charlie Gitto's on the Hill for her birthday dinner. The parking lot is small and gated and a little trickly to back out of! It is small and cozy and I liked the seating with a booth. The waiter and service could...More

Thank simkerr
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Great place to go for Italian food. Service was excellent from the server, Erica to the bus staff. You must try the toasted Italian ravioli, they are to die for. The pasta dishes are very good also. Save room for dessert.

Thank BRFD1541
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I recently dined here on a Tuesday night. We called to reserve a table on our way to the restaurant and they accommodated us without a problem. We had the ravioli special and a beef tenderloin, both were cooked perfectly and delicious....More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed August 31, 2017

I had not been to the St. Louis Italian Hill district for many years, so while traveling through the area, I did not hesitate to return for some good Italian food. We had been on the road for a few days, and not getting much...More

Thank DickBobG
Reviewed August 30, 2017

Expensive, pretty good food, I have had much better. The service was unmatched and I have no complaints about the food.

Thank 30YrChef
Reviewed August 29, 2017

The atmosphere and the service are nothing short of perfection. If you're looking for a great night out. This is the place to be. I highly recommend the Chicken Nunzio...my personal favorite!

Thank Marcus H
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

I went here with my family after dropping off my son at SLU. My wife and son had been here before and really enjoyed the toasted ravioli. We were not disappointed. It's delicious. The sea scallops were outstanding. My son really enjoyed the veal. Portion...More

Thank Oncotron1
Reviewed August 24, 2017

Old school in every way. Great food, Sicilian and southern Italian style dishes of every type – seafood, beef, pasta, chicken, and more. Excellent from appetizers to desserts. Very good wine list as well. Do not pass up the fried ravioli – best ever marinara...More

Thank fredsv007
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

Charlie Girto's has a great atmosphere and a professional waitstaff providing good service. We had tomato starter with fresh mozzarella and local tomatoes which was flavorful and very enjoyable. For the main course had the chicken special over penne pasta again cooked to perfection and...More

Thank RDCononver
Reviewed August 19, 2017

A great place - the meal was very good as was the service. We had Nice Tim and Slick Tim serving our table, and they were attentive and humorous. The food was delicious- I had lasagna with a wonderful red sauce, and my husband had...More

Thank williamsjg3
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September 2, 2017|
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Response from Carlos I | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about their drink prices, but the food is very reasonable for authentic and delicious food!! You won't be disappointed.
July 8, 2017|
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Response from StLM8513 | Reviewed this property |
No dress code but if you are really really casual you might feel out of place
April 19, 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5226 Shaw Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3042
    (Marconi & Edwards)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > The Hill
  • Neighborhood: The Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 314-772-8898
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