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Charlie Gitto's

5226 Shaw Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3042
+1 314-772-8898
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“toasted ravioli” (104 reviews)
“veal” (57 reviews)
“manicotti” (17 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 15 October 2016 via mobile

I've eaten at Charlie Gitto's over the years with work colleagues and was excited to get a reservation at the last minute for a dinner with friends and family. Everything was excellent as usual! You have to start with toasted ravioli of course :) I...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2016

We were determined to turn a road trip for a puppy pick up into an adventure. Thank you to Ron & Marilyn Hill owners of EuroWorldDesign for the recommendation & Tommy Flowers for the above & beyond service, & Charlie Gitto's for the over the...More

Thank heidihomac
Reviewed 3 October 2016

This qualifies as a "nice" restaurant but some people had casual clothes on and the atmosphere wasn't stuffy. Food was uniformly excellent and the waiter informed us that most was made from scratch on premises including pasta and baked goods. Prices are mid- to high...More

Thank Craig D
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We enjoyed a terrific meal here with our niece the other night. Service was excellent and the food was delicious, from appetizers to dessert. Our meal included toasted ravioli (St. Louis specialty), chicken limonata, rigatoni with sausage, and eggplant napoleon. We shared a delicious hunk...More

Thank DebOChicago_IL
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We were visiting family in St Louis to celebrate our anniversary and there was no question where we wanted to have dinner, and we were not disappointed! We opted for different veal dishes, others chose the sea bass special and beef tenderloin. We couldn't resist...More

Thank Becky M
Reviewed 24 September 2016

On our last evening in St. Louis, we made a last-minute reservation. This was the restaurant on Shaw and had a charming old world flavor. We were seated by a window and promptly attended by our very knowledgable waiter. I chose shrimp scampi and my...More

Thank Nittie
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We walked here from our hotel and were told it would be a 40 min wait and in 10 min we were seated. Service was a little slow and our server was not real attentive. Soup was barely warm but tasty. Salad was crisp &...More

Thank janetalthea
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I dined here for first time. She started with a wedge salad. The house dressing is amazing. I had a mixed green salad and lobster bisque soup. The best lobster bisque soup I have ever had. Better than any in Florida. She...More

Thank Rich V
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Not so friendly waiter...O'Brian was his name we think. We had enjoyed an appetizer at a brewpub and since we only had one night left, we decided to try the toasted ravioli here. No, we didn't have reservations. We sat at the bar waiting on...More

Thank Gagal
Reviewed 21 September 2016

I was traveling here for business and was given the name by the front desk that this is a must try place. Due to construction it took me a little longer to arrive, but when I did, I was impressed with the elegant/quaint look of...More

Thank sasies
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Penny S
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Response from Mark N | Reviewed this property |
I don’t recall exactly what the prices are but I agree with the other person who provided an answer. It’s on the expensive side it not overly expensive
3 September 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.
9 July 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
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
  • Neighbourhood: The Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 314-772-8898
  • E-mail
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