Quick Picks


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Here are some quick picks where you can generally get a good meal. If I have reviewed a place, you can click on the name to bring up the review.

Cuisine Restaurant Notes
Italian D’ Arpino’s My Favorite for classic Italian
Pizza Minsky’s My Favorite for Pizza
Mexican Tortilleria Perches Best in Town!
La Fiesta Mexican Grill Good place for American style Mexican
Amigos Homey
Cantina Laredo Branson
Burgers Bair’s Great basic burgers
Grotto Great fancy burgers
BBQ Crosstown BBQ Best local BBQ
Rib Crib 425 W Sunshine
WebsiteThe brisket is good – don’t get the ribs.
Bandana’s BBQ 900 E Battlefield
WebsiteMy favorite chain BBQ.
Ribs Cheddars Fall off the bone tender
Crosstown BBQ Tender St. Louis style ribs
Casual Cheddars Consistent & dependable (if you can get in)
Diner Cedars Cheap, good what else do you need?
Rosie Jo’s Cafe Some of the best down-home cooking around.
Chinese Yen’s Chinese Food Nice fast takeout
Yen Ching Ozark, fancy and good
Happy China Good takeout
China King 2123 W Republic Rd, good takeout
Egg Rolls Happy China Best I’ve had in town
Indian Gem of India Only place for Indian – go for the buffet
Breakfast IHOP
Village Inn
Rosie Jo’s Cafe Local. Cheap.  Good.
Fine Dining Touch Ties with Flame for my favorite Fancy eat’n place.
Gallery Bistro Good Fancy food – a little less expensive than others downtown
Flame My favorite for an expensive but really good meal
Twilight Grille Don’t overlook Twilight, the chef does a good job.
Seafood Ocean Zen Best seafood in town
Steak Flame Dry aged, cooked at 1500 degrees
Cheddars Consistent & dependable (if you can get in)
Korean Soo’s My favorite for Korean
Vietnamese Bambu Pho is great

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