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Union Loafers


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
American, Cafe
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a very busy neighborhood place which has gained fame for the quality of its breads. The French baguette, rye and ciabattas are the best in town. For lunch we had their rare roast beef sandwich that is absolutely phenomenal along with some fabulous...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank goditolindo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got a take out lunch with my wife before visiting the Botanical Gardens. We are both vegetarian and choices were just a tiny bit limited but what we ordered was excellent. Only one veggie sandwich (beets) but it was very good (delicious bread). Kale and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Markh136
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent the morning at the Missouri Botanical Garden (about a two block walk) and friend suggested we go here. Had been once before and again, no disappointment. Had the special (pastrami) and it was amazing. Friend had the beet sandwich and raved. Funky so un-st...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Michael K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch here recently and the salad was actually addictive. I purchase bread here regularly and it's really good.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank AskNezka
Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

Wife and I ate here for lunch on a Saturday afternoon. We got there and were slapped with a 35 minute wait. To me, that’s a good sign, but a pro tip going forward is to place yourself in line with the no wait app...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Kyleodonnell
Reviewed November 9, 2018

Not a bad lunch. Sandwiches and salads. Service was fast and helpful, and the bread was very very good.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bob67215
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Fabulous neighborhood cafe in the Shaw District! Bread is their specialty. I had the Turkey/swiss sandwich and Little Gem side salad. Both were amazing and I would definitely order again. I was there for lunch on a weekday and they were jammin'. Good service inside...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sunseekingteachers
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Very close to Tower Groves and the Botanical Gardens. Went for lunch. Turkey and Swiss Sandwich was excellent Gem Salad with chicken was excellent. Pizza Rossa was a nice start and the side of pickles were good. The bread on the sandwich was excellent and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank davidmZ7284LC
Reviewed August 28, 2018

I am so fortunate to live only about 30 minutes from this wonderful place. Whenever I am in St. Louis I try and visit this place. First of all, they just hire smart people who care about the restaurant. It is so obvious when you...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kevin B
Reviewed June 29, 2018

The store opens at 11:00, and I arrived at 11:30. There is bar and table seating, and a seperate counter for bread. Nobody was standing at the bread counter, but there was a line of 8 people lined up against a wall looking at menu's,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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