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Broadway Oyster Bar

736 S Broadway, Saint Louis, MO 63102-1602
+1 314-621-8811
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crawfish” (147 reviews)
“grilled oysters” (24 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
736 S Broadway, Saint Louis, MO 63102-1602
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were recommended this place and it did not disappoint. Food was amazing especially the shrimp po. In addition. Luis our server gave great service and food recommendations. He was attentive on a busy night. Luis in St Louis. 😀More

Thank erflanagan
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Both Luis and I would love to thank you for coming to BOB and for taking the time to write us a wonderful 5 star review. We are delighted to know that we did not disappoint you and that you found our food to be...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed the warm biscuits that were delivered as soon as we sat down. Enjoy the options on wine sizes. Loved the oysters, opah, scallops. Lovely atmosphere. Arrived early on a Friday, we were seated right away even without a reservation. Very good service.More

Thank ustraveler11
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for coming to BOB and for taking the time to give us a terrific 4 star review. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed our cornbread, oysters, fresh opah, and scallops as well as our relaxed atmosphere and service. We would like...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a well known quirky St Louis spot. It's close to the ballpark but it is one of our go-to's whether the Cardinals are playing or not. The inside is definitely rustic but laid back and comfortable. The outside is covered and bands play...More

Thank Karen A
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for coming to BOB as a regular, "go to" stop on your list of places to dine and for taking the time to give us a terrific 4 star review. We are "well known" and we are "quirky" as well. We often say...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here for lunch. Great seafood in the heart of STL. The place is close to Busch Stadium and is a good spot to go to prior to, or after a game. Wait staff wasn't bad and the restaurant offers indoor and outdoor seating. Inside,...More

Thank richj22
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are all about good fresh seafood as well as spicy and flavorful Cajun and Creole food. Thank you for coming in for lunch and for the wonderful 4 star review. Our buildings are very old, having been built in 1843 and 1900 and are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

You can sit in just about any type of atmosphere you would like here - outdoors,cozy by a fireplace, high tope tables, table for 2, 4 or many, or at the bar. Waitress was amazing and attentive but not bothersome (we were by the fireplace)....More

Thank Barb M
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We love your review and feel that it is spot on. We do have multiple personalities here at BOB from nice, quiet dinner for two to loud, raucous birthday party for 12 to live music show to sitting at the bar sipping a craft beer....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent t seafood with drinks at a great price. Music is the best with excellent service. But need to go back with friends and familyMore

Thank newportagency
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We will all look forward to your return to BOB with your friends and family! Thank you for coming to BOB and for taking the time to write us an outstanding 5 star review. We are extremely pleased to know that you enjoyed our seafood,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very fun funky hangout...even if you go alone. Delicious Cajun food. Outside setting. Downhome, welcoming atmosphere. Live music. Parking.More

Thank Sandra N
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Funky and fun is what we are all about! We are honored to read that you found our food to be "delicious" and our atmosphere to be "welcoming". Thank you for coming to BOB and for taking the time to write us a wonderful 5...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Check this place out if your in the mood for some seafood and especially oysters. Took a couple clients from out of town here and it was a hit. One of them even said it’s the best he’s had outside in mid west (he’s from...More

Thank carlholt43
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing to bring some of your clients to BOB and for taking the time to write a review about your experience with us. We are delighted to know that our fresh oysters were a hit with all of you, that you found...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looked up where to eat in St Louis on our way through today. Broadway Oyster Bar came up! Not far off the interstate, and so glad we did. We had the shrimp appetizer recommended by our server Mike, it was delicious. Also we ordered the...More

Thank J0773
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Amazing is good! Both Mike and I would like to thank you for visiting BOB and for following up your experience with an outstanding 5 star review. We are very happy to know that you feel our food is "delicious" and that you found our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I decided to eat here on a whim... what a pleasant surprise... great food, served quickly, nice and hot, flavorful... it was great. I highly recommend it!More

Thank TifMonEliWil
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks to you as well as your husband for deciding to visit BOB. We are delighted to know that you feel we serve great, flavorful food in a "great atmosphere". We really enjoy surprising guests who are new to BOB with our excellent food and...More

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mflanne8
29 September 2017|
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Response from Jeremy B | Reviewed this property |
We had a party of eleven and we're sat as soon as we walked in. They do not do reservations, but if you call ahead, they will do preferred seating. Give that a shot before just showing us with that many.
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Emckillop88
2 June 2016|
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Response from punkinlr | Reviewed this property |
I think they are at any time of day, however I agree at night it's probably pretty rowdy.
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Brent S
12 March 2016|
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Response from JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_ | Property representative |
We do not accept traditional reservations but do offer call ahead seating which will put you at the top of a wait list as soon as you walk in the door if there is a wait for tables. We do recommend call ahead seating... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 736 S Broadway, Saint Louis, MO 63102-1602
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 314-621-8811
  • E-mail
Description
Casual French Quarter style restaurant, bar and music venue specializing in award winning Cajun, Creole and Seafood cuisines. Live music 7 nights per week and twice on almost everyday except Friday. Some music is free and some requires a cover charge. Music style includes blues, rock, reggae, funk, New Orleans, R&B, soul, jam, outlaw country and whatever else we hear and like. Open till 3AM with full menu served till 10PM Sunday- Thursday and 11PM on Friday and Saturday and after Cardinal home night games. Late night food till 2 AM on Friday and Saturday night.
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