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“Missing Chi-Town Pie...Got It!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Black Thorn Pub

Black Thorn Pub
Ranked #766 of 2,789 Restaurants in Saint Louis
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza, Bar, Pub
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Neighborhood: Tower Grove
Saint Louis, Missouri
Level Contributor
43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Missing Chi-Town Pie...Got It!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Like the Deep Dish Chicago Style. You can take a piece of pie and use it to break a car window...never did that by the way!!

Takes a little long to get your pie...about one hour. Worth it in the end. Small local "hole in the wall" bar, so dress to player shuffle board.

Visited January 2012
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English first
Saint Louis, Missouri
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124 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 232 helpful votes
“Best (non-typical STL) Pizza in town!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2012

Well first this isn't your typcial STL pizza and that's just fine with me cause I'm from back east and our pizza has a thick crust. Black Thorn custom makes each pizza and each one has tons of toppings, trust me 1 piece is about all you can eat. Be prepared to wait a long time for your pizza so call your order in ahead of time of sip a few beers from their great selection while playing a few arcade games. It's a "bar" type atmosphere and can get a bit noisy at times but hey, you gotta do what you gotta due to eat some great non typical STL pizza!!! Excellent!

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Thank Root B
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St. Louis
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Pizza”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2012

These guys do thick crust Chicago style pizza nearly as good as they do it in Chicago. This is the second best place to get Pizza in the city. Plus the dive bar atmosphere is great for Shuffle board & beers while you wait for your pizza!

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Kirkwood, Missouri
2 reviews
“Unbelievable Pizza”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2012

You only need one slice to be pizza satisfied. The thickness and composition are great,

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Thank Deb W
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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139 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
“Best in Saint louis”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2011

The pizza here is excellent. It is best to call ahead since there is only one small oven and mainly a dive bar. The pizza sauce is a bit spicy which separates it from the rest.

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