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Blues City Deli

2438 McNair Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63104-2815
+1 314-773-8225
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (82 reviews)
“pastrami” (16 reviews)
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2438 McNair Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63104-2815
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Soulard on holiday from England and, based on good reviews, visited the Deli. It lived up to the billing. We loved it. Good ambience, polite and friendly staff and very tasty sandwiches. I really liked it and I can be a...More

Thank Englishgent55
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

A friend had America in from out of town and intoduced us to blue city deli. The food is very good. They put a lot of meat on the sandwiches and they are very tasty. On Thursday and Saturday nights they have a small band...More

Thank Brendasevick
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Want a great sandwich then the Blues City Deli is the spot for you. Make sure you get one of the many different types of beer they offer as well to wash it all down. Great place with awesome service.

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Blues City Deli is a restaurant in Benton Park that serves some of the best sandwiches in America...I repeat 'AMERICA.' Don't just take my word for it. This place averages 4.8 out of 5 stars on rating sites such as Yelp, Zomato, and Google. In...More

1  Thank sly n
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The food here is terrific but it is the decor of the small deli that makes this a unique visit. They did not have live music when I was there but the blues posters and memorabilia on the wall was neat to see. This is...More

Thank Kswany
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We pulled up here at 11:30 on a Friday, and the line was down the sidewalk already. Had fun conversations with friendly local people while we waited about 10 minutes to make our order. Despite the tiny size, we were able to get seating for...More

Thank Don055
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We are lucky to have attended high school with the owner of this exceptional, nationally recognized establishment! Vince (Vinnie) Valenza is one of the nicest guys you could ever meet and the restaurant & staff are the best. We went with family on a Thursday...More

Thank familydocmom
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Wow, I can't believe I've not been here before. There was a long line on a Saturday at 1:30p. We had though we'd miss the lunch rush. The line was out the door and down the street, but we didn't have that long of a...More

Thank Evan C
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I have been to Blues City Deli many times for their great food. I have tried every from the Benton Park to the Fiesty Tuna to the Blues City Dog and everything in between. I have not found anything on the menu I would not...More

Thank Johnny R
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Great sandwiches, artwork and music. Not much seating but seemed like most everyone was getting orders to go.

Thank snowskiblues
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 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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