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Broadway Oyster Bar

736 S Broadway, Saint Louis, MO 63102-1602
+1 314-621-8811
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“crawfish” (144 reviews)
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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 6 days ago

Spent Friday night taking my staff out to dinner They all were impressed with the service, food and drinks. We had such a nice time they are ready to come back. Stephanie was awesome and was very patient with everyone when collecting their orders. My...More

Thank verypleasevactioner
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for not only coming to BOB but for choosing to bring your staff in for an employee night out. We are delighted to read that your entire staff was impressed with our service, food and drink and that you enjoyed your visit enough...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent cuisine. Shrimp voodoo pleasingly spicy. Oysters gumbo were both excellent. Vibrant atmosphere. Cold adult beverages. I highly recommend this place if you're in St. Louis.More

Thank Ashley P
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for recommending BOB to your fellow travelers to St. Louis. We are delighted to know that you found our cuisine to be "excellent". Shrimp Voodoo is one of our most popular dishes with a nice spice element. Thank you for mentioning our "vibrant...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fun place to hang out with great food and music. I have never been disappointed. Cardinal games are usually packed and I try to go on off days to avoid big crowds. Definitely a place to enjoy.More

Thank robert g
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We are very happy to know that you consider BOB to be a "fun place to hang out with great food and music" and that you have never been disappointed by a visit to BOB. We cannot ask for more than that. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tepid flat beer! Gumbo had the consistency of BLACK SNOT GRAVY!! Was supposed to be chicken and sausage gumbo!! When I told the waiter there was no chicken and 4 slivers of bland sausage all I got was a glance and a "humpf"!! Crawfish etouffe...More

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

Sorry that you were disappointed during your visit to BOB. As a long time ( 35 years ) lover of Cajun/Creole food, I do not agree with any part of your review but everyone is entitled to their own opinion. John

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is always fantastic. This is one of my favorite places for oysters. Our meal tonight consisted of Oysters Nola, Char-grilled Oysters, fried alligator and crawfish bisque. All of it was fantastic. Our favorite was the Oysters Nola. We might go back tomorrow for...More

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

Thanks for the LOVE! We are delighted to read that you feel our food is "always fantastic" and that BOB is one of your "favorite places for oysters". We are especially happy to know that you may return tomorrow for more! Both Marcus and I...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Still in my top 5 St Louis venues after 25 years. Good food, good vibes. Fun place to hear music and meet new friends and old.More

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

We are honored to be in your "top 5 St. Louis venues after 25 years"! 25 years is a LONG TIME in this business. Thank you for saying that we have good food, good vibes and are a fun place to hear live music as...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been here twice before baseball games and both times have been great! This time I had the lobster mac n cheese. I ate every noodle on the plate. Before the game the owner raffles off tickets to the next game. Grab a free bottle...More

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

Thank you for coming to BOB for your pre game meals. As you know, you are not alone! We are very appreciative of all of the Cardinal fans who come in to a locally owned and operated establishment before and after Cardinal games so we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Live music - trashy eats . Keep your food expectations low and you'll have a great time! It's got great energy. The oysters are mediocre - whoever is shucking leaves too many bits of shells. Yuck. We had a lot of fun - friendly staff....More

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

Thank you for coming to BOB and for writing a terrific 4 star review for us. We like the fact that you noted our high energy environment and that you had a lot of fun. We are very happy to read that you enjoy our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent the evening at BOB and enjoyed some awesome music. The outdoor venue was perfect for a cool evening and the service and food were tops. Loved the oyster selection and there was an adequate lineup of beer-on-tap. It really couldn't have been much...More

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

Thank you for coming to BOB and for taking the time to write a superb 4 star review for us. Your review captures our vibe as well as our goals at BOB. "Awesome music". "Service and food were tops". "A place to relax for the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is really good, I've been there 3 times. Lobster Po' Boy, oh wow, it's delicious , a little spicy but I like spicy food. The oysters are good, I don't like the raw ones. The fish tacos and the beans are also tasty...More

Thank amazingadventures00
JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_, Owner at Broadway Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for coming to BOB and for writing a wonderful review for us. We are delighted to know that you enjoy our food, service and atmosphere and that you would recommend a visit to BOB to other fellow travelers. While the majority of our...More

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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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Wagues3
27 July 2015|
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Response from JohnJSt_Louis_Mo_ | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest. There is no public transportation between Busch Staduim and Broadway Oyster Bar because we are only about 2.5 blocks away from Busch Stadium and everyone walks. Hope that helps and we look... 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
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 03:00
Monday
11:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 03:00
Thursday
11:00 - 03:00
Friday
11:00 - 03:00
Saturday
11:00 - 03:00
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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