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Blues City Deli

2438 McNair Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63104-2815
+1 314-773-8225
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (92 reviews)
“muffaletta” (11 reviews)
“pastrami” (18 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2438 McNair Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63104-2815
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Omg the muffuletta sandwich is SO good! It's also big enough for like THREE people to share! This is a Benton Park neighborhood staple. The place is tiny, so there's nearly always a line out the door. A band is often taking up some room...More

Thank newsformaggie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband surprised me for lunch today and took me to the Blues City Deli and it was fantastic. The line was out the door but it moved very quickly and was worth the wait. We had visited New Orleans last year and I had...More

Thank travelfanitaly
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a home run on our scorecard! We came n for the weekend for the Cardinals vs Cubs game and were looking for a place to grab a quick bite before heading home to Chicago. After reading reviewed we figured we would try this...More

Thank mygaby
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fresh ingredients, fantastic choices and you can eat a monster size sandwich or easily share. Never disappointed and I have a different type sandwich each time I go.

Thank jkhertlein
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

All the reviews online were amazing for this place and they still didn’t reflect how good the experience, food, and staff were. Don’t be turned away by a line, because it is worth the wait (but the wait wasn’t that long). My party all tried...More

Thank Chris F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If it wasn't for Vinnie, I would be skinny! If you come away hungry, it's your fault. Nice big sandwiches plenty of choices.

Thank kblgroup2004
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing Food. Love the pastrami. Fast service and friendly staff. During busy lunchtime there are not many places to sit but you can always take it with you.

Thank cindycV6432KG
Vinnie V, Owner at Blues City Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Cindy ! Much appreciated!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Woke up it was a Sunday decided to go downtown St Louis. Grabbed a wonderful lunch. Had a drink. Went to the blues Museum. What an enjoyable experience. Got to love Saint Louis

Thank stlbarbiegirl
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is the only and bestest place I know to get a legitimate muffelata with olive tapenade. And it’s awesome. And huge! So bring your appetite or a friend or two. This place is so far removed from a factory line sandwich shop. Amazing fresh...More

Thank Nancy P
Vinnie V, Owner at Blues City Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Nancy ! Thanks so much! I'm so happy you enjoy the muffuletta! Please stop by anytime you get the urge !

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Best sammiches in St Louis and on Thursday nights and sometimes Saturday afternoons, great blues music. Love the BCD!!!

Thank Moonwalker12014
Vinnie V, Manager at Blues City Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much! Stop by and see us very soon.

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:45 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2438 McNair Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63104-2815
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-773-8225
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This is a delicious little deli that has 77 reviews on Google Maps but I can't seem to find it here on trip advisor. Thought you might want to add it.
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