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Gus' Pretzels

1820 Arsenal St, Saint Louis, MO 63118-2529
+1 314-664-4010
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“salsiccia” (17 reviews)
“bratwurst” (18 reviews)
“pretzels” (134 reviews)
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American, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
1820 Arsenal St, Saint Louis, MO 63118-2529
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not going to Gus' Pretzels is missing out on a delicious treat. The line might be a little long, but worth the wait. Sugar/cinnamon, garlic, cheese, plain/with salt and raspberry are just a few of the topping/dipping choices. Clean bathrooms and friendly staff top it...More

Thank Dana B
Reviewed 10 April 2018

I went here specifically because I love pretzels. Am addicted to them. I don't get what the fuss is about these were the worst pretzels I've ever tasted. They were like the frozen ones in the grocery store. I ate one and threw the rest...More

Thank n o
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Seriously, salty warm pretzels and beer are a pairing made in heaven. I imagine that 100 years ago (and since) brewery workers all stopped here. These are the real deal and you know you want some!

Thank brian b
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Spending time in St. Louis, MO...we heard about Gus' Pretzels and drove to check it out. It is a quaint small store with posters in the window and you can buy an asst. of pretzels and cheeses off the menu. There are stories of the...More

Thank DannyWasserman
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The have the best Pretzels and pretzel sandwiches ever. The stick pretzels are yummy and so are the brats and hotdogs.

Thank josephdI1502WY
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Lots of different mustards which was great! This is where they make the pretzels. Smells totally wonderful. Great taste! Good experience to see how they were made. The pretzels flew off the shelf with customers knowing and talking to each other in this cute neighborhood.

Thank LisaWmsAZ
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We love coming to this wonderful establishment that is a St.Louis landmark. We love their pretzels-plain, wrapped in a bratwursts, hotdogs, and salsiccias! I would have rated them 5 stars; however, recently we have become really disappointed. The product is the same (at least it...More

1  Thank BooWarner
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Watch them making the pretzels while you wait in line for the best pretzels on the planet. Prices are so low you can fill your suitcase, car, or truck with pretzels to take home! Love it !!!

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

If you are ever in STL , Gus is a must! The pretzel dogs are Awesome with ketchup. The cinnamon sugar pretzels are perfect buttery sweet deliciousness They now finally accept debit and credit cards after years of cash only. Affordable and delicious for the...More

Thank Liz B
Reviewed 7 July 2017

I've been coming here for years, and you can't go wrong with Gus' Pretzels. Wither you want a snack or lunch their tasty pretzels will satisfy your graving. For a snack you can choose between a pretzel twist or stick. (They offer dips for them,...More

Thank Christine G
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23 May 2018|
Response from Dana B | Reviewed this property |
Microwave for 15 seconds.
damien c
31 January 2017|
Response from queendork76 | Reviewed this property |
since they are a walk-up counter and do not offer tables for sitting, I would assume not since you really aren't hanging there for long periods of time.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1820 Arsenal St, Saint Louis, MO 63118-2529
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > Benton Park
  • Neighbourhood: Benton Park
  • Phone Number: +1 314-664-4010
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