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Elaia and Olio

1634 Tower Grove Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-2260
+1 314-932-1088
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“egg salad” (15 reviews)
“hummus” (20 reviews)
“lamb” (13 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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1634 Tower Grove Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-2260
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed a late lunch with friends at Olio in the Tower Grove area of St. Louis. We started with the beet salad, hummus with beef ragu served with pita, and a trio of caponata, pickled vegetables, and baba ghanoush. We then tried the egg...More

Thank Deb B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter insisted we eat here. I am not a fan of Mediterranean food but it was delicious. The place is somewhat small and was very loud. The breads are so good. I had the Arais, which is pulled lamb stuffed pita, and it was...More

Thank Stanley A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit and it will not be our last . We are from U.K. originally and have visited a few mitchellin star restaurants and this certainly gave them a run for their money . The tasting menu was superb and the wine package complimented...More

Thank TracyC110
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was my first time at Elaia. I really enjoyed the food and it’s absolutely worthy the $70 closed menu (with different options for every 4 courses). I started with Foie Gras that was sublime, continued with Lentils that were delicious, ended with a Strip...More

Thank Stligochu
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Elaia is located in the Tower Grove area. It is in a bungalow style home with low lighting, metals, woods and nice art. I had heard many wonderful things about Elaia and was excited to have a reservation with friends. I had reviewed the menu...More

Thank cationista
Reviewed 7 March 2018

I LOVED THIS RESTAURANT. My friend and I were visiting St. Louis for a girls' weekend this past weekend. And we decided we had to eat at Olio after seeing the menu. In a converted gas station, Olio is beautiful. It's small and intimate and...More

Thank Alexis B
Reviewed 6 March 2018

While the prices are fairly high for the portions, it is a somewhat eclectic atmosphere a renovated gas station. We ended up sitting at a communal table, and they do a pretty good business. We had the hummus with Lamb and the cauliflower. This is...More

Thank drjekyll
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

We had a beautiful 4 course meal here for Valentine’s day, after wanting to try Elaia for years. Great service, lovely atmosphere (we were right by the fireplace), and I thoroughly enjoyed the creativity, presentation, and flavor of each dish!!! Definitely did not disappoint!!!

Thank JuliaSN
Reviewed 24 January 2018

It was my turn to find a restaurant for lunch. I thought I had found something new, but obviously by BFF foodie had been to Olio. Luckily, she wanted to return. The décor is industrial based. I think I read it had been a gas...More

Thank cationista
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

The food is excellent. Try the egg salad with anchovy, it has a slight lemon flavor The hummus is also very good and beware a large portion. The octopus is great and the trout sandwich is very good. It was a little cold inside as...More

Thank Benny1965
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1634 Tower Grove Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-2260
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-932-1088
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