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Cardwell's At The Plaza

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94 Plaza Frontenac, Frontenac, Saint Louis, MO 63131 (Clayton Road)
+1 314-997-8885
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11:15 - 21:00
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Sun 11:15 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:15 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:15 - 23:00
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

I have eaten at Cardwell's at the Plaza once, and was just completely impressed. The owner himself even came out to introduce himself, and make sure we were having an enjoyable experience. Well, this time, I was in a hurry, and my wife wanted me to bring dinner home. I called ahead and ordered the Thai Curry Seafood Soup &... More 

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Thank Joel S
Rio Rico, Arizona
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

I think it's a bad move to put a bar with a happy hour in the middle of what you want to be an upscale restaurant. We went there because it was close by where we were staying and was recommended by a couple of people at the shopping center. Also because it is an independent restaurant. The server was... More 

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Potomac, Maryland
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86 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Had a group dinner in one of their private rooms. Very pretty restaurant (especially considering its in a mall). Broad menu. Salads were good, grilled salmon and halibut dishes were delicious. Fun drink menu as well.

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1 Thank mpardc
Saint Louis, Missouri
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106 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

used to be a favorite--hard to get a table. now easy to get a table. quality and service fallen, but good location

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1 Thank susan T
seattle, United States
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

I was there solo and was given a nice table near the bar. Food was fresh and very tasty, I had a salad, followed with entree. I would return there at a later date!

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1 Thank Linda M S T
Saint Louis, Missouri
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

First Gazpacho of the season well done with a little twist to the traditional. The grilled shrimp with a rice pilaf side was fabulous in this 100plus degree weather. Light but ever so tasty when nothing is looking good. Our server Tre was very attentive and informative with our selections and alternatives.

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1 Thank StLouieSue2016
Petersburg
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

We'd heard good things previously about this Cardwell's, and decided to try it this trip to St. Louis. It was a very warm evening, but we did not want a large, heavy meal, and this was a great place. Our lighter fare supper was perfect, and our waitress was friendly and very attentive and made some delightful suggestions when we... More 

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Lee's Summit, Missouri
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Had the nachos with a wonderful margarita with a twist! Wonderful, the food was great and our server was very friendly! I was full off of the serving size and could not have dinner later. Great environment. All the plates around looked amazing.

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Warrenton, Virginia
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72 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We went for a late lunch. The veggie sandwich was so flavorful. It had beautifully ripe tomatoes, cucumbers, roasted & marinated peppers, avocados, onions and herbed mayo. The tostado tower salad was also delicious. Both are large enough to share. The open faced turkey sandwich was a bit disappointing. The was a lack of turkey and too much cheese. I... More 

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Orange County, CA
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34 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

For a restaurant in a shopping mall it was good food and the service was really good too. Kale salad was good and glad i started with that. I got the Billy's burger and it was quite good. Well cooked, good flavors. I should have gotten with the fried egg but it had so much already on it I stayed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 50
Cuisine
American, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Television
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:15 - 21:00
Monday
11:15 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:15 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:15 - 21:30
Thursday
11:15 - 21:30
Friday
11:15 - 23:00
Saturday
11:15 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Plaza Frontenac, Frontenac, Saint Louis, MO 63131
    (Clayton Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis  >  Frontenac
  • Phone Number: +1 314-997-8885

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?