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LoRusso's Cucina

3121 Watson Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63139-2412
+1 314-647-6222
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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3121 Watson Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63139-2412
Neighbourhood: Lindenwood Park
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely, slightly off the Hill Italian delight. We frequent LoRusso's for special occasions and almost weekly "just because". From scrumptious Italian specialties to grilled steaks to fabulous salads (I love the Brussels sprout salad with a citrus vinaigrette) to a solid wine list to amazing...More

Thank Cecelia15
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service always great, made to feel welcome, not noisy so easy to converse, and food good, nice variety, good cocktails.

Thank gallopinggourman2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful family-run restaurant. Fine dinning with intimate seating, excellent service, and wonderful food. This isn't a restaurant factory like Maggiano's. Those old photos at the front aren't thoroughly vetted marketing images that are displayed to evoke the feeling of an old fashioned family restaurant....More

Thank OliverHPC
loveItalianFood, Owner at LoRusso's Cucina, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind observations. We truly appreciate the time you took to write this review. Happy dining!

Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for a couples dinner, on our night we sampled all over the menu and we were all very satisfied. The food was great and so was Patrick our waiter who we dubbed St Patrick, because we were there on 3-17....More

1  Thank 391kente
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The food was excellent, the owner/chef came out and had cake with my father which is appreciated. The wait staff have a professional and comfortable banter with their guests, it's not fussy service but you feel well taken care of and the work professionally with...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

went on a tuesday night for my wife's birthday. did not mention it to the restaurant as she doesn't llike that sort of stuff. turns out tuesday is half price night for your first bottle of wine. we got a bottle of super tuscan and...More

Thank ldgaff
Reviewed 14 November 2016

You can be sure the food is always top notch! The waitstaff is always courteous and knowledgeable. This time there was a surprise. Asking for a quiet table, we were shown to a new space right off the bar that was indeed quiet enough to...More

1  Thank Cici47
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is an old St. Louis hangout for many Italian food lovers. We hadn't been there in some time and wanted to do something different , so we went back there and it was just as great as we remembered. There were 4 of us...More

Thank BWorth326
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

St. Louis has many fine dining venues. When I want a great Italian meal I head to LoRussos whether it's for business or pleasure. A colleague of mine from Texas turned me on to LoRussos. Every time he comes to STL it's on his bucket...More

Thank cigarman99
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We visited LaRusso's last month and had a fabulous dinner. Always friendly with great food and service. I would highly recommend it to all. One of the best Italian restaurants in St. Louis.

Thank John P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3121 Watson Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63139-2412
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > Lindenwood Park
  • Neighbourhood: Lindenwood Park
  • Phone Number: +1 314-647-6222
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