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Charlie Gitto's

5226 Shaw Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3042
+1 314-772-8898
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“toasted ravioli” (100 reviews)
“veal” (57 reviews)
“manicotti” (15 reviews)
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5226 Shaw Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3042
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Reviewed 3 days ago

For a long time St Louis resident, I am ashamed to say that I never visit Charlie Gito's until last Saturday. I made reservations for an after theatre performance and that was a wise move. The restaurant fills up quickly for dinner. We had a...More

Thank Wlflem
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were visiting St. Louis mostly for business. My wife and I asked several folks what Italian restaurant they'd recommend. They immediately said Charlie Gitto's on the Hill. They were right. It's a bit of a neighborhood place as there clearly were many regulars. We...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I came here with my husband for dinner. We love Italian food! He got the classic spaghetti and meatballs and I got the tortellini...delish! The service was also top notch! Nice atmosphere.

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Didn't do much research before the trip. Just kinda fell into Charlie Gitto's. Was put off by the host who judge our attire as not appropriate for fine dining. But after that the experience was incredible. Drinks, wine, toasted ravioli, salad, risotto, bake spaghetti -...More

Thank robertdania
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! Our family totally loved our dinner at Charlie Gitto's located on The Hill. Impeccable service, amazing food & great location. The sky high lasagna was enjoyed by my husband & son while I gorged on the Veal Marsala & French Onion Soup. The portions...More

Thank cartall
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not much good italian food in st louis, but this place has alot of great italian food!The staff is great and friendly.Enjoyed the pasta and the steaks are great!

Thank pirate8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great dinner with out to town family! Loved the attention and wines.perfect Hill experience. Will do it again.

Thank Steffie303
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a quaint romantic restaurant on "The Hill" My husband and I were seated in a booth. He had the veal special and enjoyed it, I had the lasagna which was also good. We both love Italian, I think we were both just expecting...More

Thank Michelle N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten at the Chesterfield location, which is more formal, but this location feels more authentic being on the Hill with its decor. We had great service, and the tortellini, toasted ravioli, chicken rigatoni, and beef ravioli special were delicious. We will definitely be...More

Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We took a taxi across town to go to Charlie Gitto’s. Don’t let the decor throw you off. It is a cross between a cave and the set of The Godfather. But food was superb. The aracini were excellent and the veal fork tender. Everything...More

Thank Bill B
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2 September 2017|
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Response from Carlos I | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about their drink prices, but the food is very reasonable for authentic and delicious food!! You won't be disappointed.
9 July 2017|
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Response from StLM8513 | Reviewed this property |
No dress code but if you are really really casual you might feel out of place
20 April 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5226 Shaw Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3042
    (Marconi & Edwards)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > The Hill
  • Neighbourhood: The Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 314-772-8898
  • E-mail
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