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“Once you understand the concept all is good”
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Price range: $20 - $30
Cuisines: American, Wine Bar
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Good for: Romantic, Business meetings, Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Rockhill Rd
Transit: Bus Stop Metro Link at Shrewsbury
st. louis, missouri
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192 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
“Once you understand the concept all is good”
Reviewed April 15, 2014

The wine choices are fantastic and the food choices are also excellent here, the only catch is that if you don't get the concept, small plates to share, and go for dinner you could spend a LOT!

Visited December 2013
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English first
St. Louis, Mo
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101 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
“The Best Restaurant In Webster”
Reviewed April 15, 2014

This was a great addition to the Webster dining scene from the very beginning. I've really never had anything I didn't like. The Gumbo comes out slightly different each time but always good. The pizza/ flatbreads are always good and unusual. Recently I had a rare 'big meal' - an elegant chicken preparation - but it still wasn't huge, Everything is rather on the slight side which suits me just fine. The most filling items are probably the flatbreads. This spot became an instant success with us locals - you can never go without running into friends and neighbors. Cute little gift shop too. Perfect perfect for picking up a unique hostess gift. Staff is always great. Some favorite staff members have already come and gone but that's the nature of the restaurant biz. If you haven't been - What are you waiting for?

  • Visited March 2014
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
“Great After Theatre Small Plates”
Reviewed March 9, 2014

My fiancée and I stopped by Robust after the Saturday Afternoon matinee at the Repertory Theatre. We didn't have reservations but the bar was open and unlike others was relatively easy to eat from > We had the spinach & artichoke dip which was the best we ever had. You could taste the fresh spinach, the artichokes were well done and the cheese just right. Mark our server was great allowing us to taste wine before pouring a glass. I also had the Spanish meatballs which were outstanding as well. The wine list is great and getting better!

  • Visited March 2014
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St. Peters, Missouri
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Good wines, pretty good food, average service/ value”
Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

Robust

Great selection of wines by the glass; one of the best I've seen in the area. Husband had the Shooting Star Blaufränkisch--not a sweet rosé but the soft red--and I had a good Italian white whose name escapes me. Perfect accompaniments to our chicken BBQ and mushroom flatbreads. A bit pricey, but good selection and quality for the price. Service is pretty friendly, but a tad slow.

  • Visited October 2013
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Columbia, Missouri
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322 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
“wonderful menu and service”
Reviewed February 17, 2014

We stopped in here to check the place out after seeing it online. They had a very extensive wine list but the server was well-educated in the area to narrow down selections for us. We ordered the spinach artichoke dip (which was delicious!) and split a yummy French dip. This is a very nice locale to grab a bite!

  • Visited February 2014
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