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Frank Papa's Ristorante

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2241 S Brentwood Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63144-1832
+1 314-961-3344
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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2241 S Brentwood Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63144-1832
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

I love finding a great place to eat, in a spot, that by all appearances would be a place just like some other nondescript storefront restaurant. Frank Papa's Ristorante is just such a find! The first hint came after we parked in back of the...More

Thank grahamtm1
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We come here every year before going to the Muny, and each time the service and food is consistently excellent. Do not miss the watermelon tomato salad which is a seasonal recipe but worth the visit alone!!!!

Thank Sara W
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited here on our anniversary. The food was amazing, the staff was kind, and the atmosphere was perfectly romantic. We plan on visiting here again in the future!

Thank Allison B
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We stopped while traveling through STL. We found this place online. It was a Friday night and they did not have any tables available so we sat at the bar. Service and food were excellent. We will definitely go back next time we drive through...More

Thank Neen2323
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I searched and searched for a restaurant that didn't serve the dark, meat sauce! I need the lighter marinara and it was hard to find, or so I thought, in our area. This gem has been around forever and once you have their food, you'll...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We stumbled upon Frank Papa's for the first time nearly three years ago when shopping nearby. What a fortunate find for us. We have had the pleasure of dining here several times since when in the area. The atmosphere is nice--we've dined in both parts...More

Thank LucyLucerne
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We met friends for dinner on a weeknight at Frank Papa's Ristorante. Our original plans specified a different restaurant but we changed course because we knew we would be able to hear our conversation better at FPR where the acoustics are much better. FPR has...More

Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We were looking hard in the St. Louis area to find an Italian restaurant that didn't serve the dark, heavy meat sauce but more the Sicilian sauce we love. In all fairness, St.Louis has some incredible Italian restaurants, but we were looking for one similar...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

The beau suggested pasta for dinner, so I suggested we try somewhere new. I called to see if we could get a reservation for two , but was told although we could not get a table we could come sit at the bar for dinner....More

Thank pickysally
Reviewed 23 May 2016

We'd not been to Frank Papa's Ristorante in many years and had a very enjoyable return. We went with friends for dinner and were greeted by Frank as we entered. Always a restaurant with great atmosphere and service, we settled in and ordered some wine...More

Thank ThomasP682
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Sharon S
10 October 2017|
Response from Sara W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is one right beside the restaurant off of Brentwood.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 40
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2241 S Brentwood Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63144-1832
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-961-3344
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