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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” (105 reviews)
“veal” (59 reviews)
“manicotti” (17 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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5226 Shaw Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3042
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

In on business and this spot was recommended. Service was very good. Sat at the bar because I was traveling alone. Had the chopped salad. “Toasted” ravioli. And veal on the bone parm. The mixed part was the veal. It was over fried. Breading was...More

Thank Tara B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first time here. Definitely would recommend. The food was delicious!! Huge servings with some of the things ordered . The waiter we had was one of the best we have ever encountered!!

Thank lorinjer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a large business group out for dinner. Our server was fast, attentive, helpful, and flawless! The gelato at the end stole the show. The appetizers were great for sharing, particularly the cheese fondue. Tried the short rib ravioli special which was just ok...More

Thank kborstad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For our 54th anniversary Gitto's filled our request and gave us a nice booth in the front room. Great bustling ambience and an attentive wait staff. For our entrees we both decided to have something other than our usual pasta. My wife's large portion of...More

Thank Tansailr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My parents grew up in Chicago’s little Italy. They went to High School with Bella Bruna, That means I grew up eating at Bruna’s, Febo’s, and Baccanalia’s. Gitto’s makes me feel at home in St Louis. Great Italian food in a friendly neighborhood setting, like...More

Thank ScottD58
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The toasted ravioli were so good! This is a very charming restaurant with signed photographs on the walls which make you feel like your dining with Dino and Frank in the Big Apple! Good place to take a date or the spouse and kids. Reasonable...More

Thank Tahlberg85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You pretty much cannot go wrong with anything on the menu. They have special menus at Valentine’s Day which spoils me because I miss the selections throughout the rest of the year.

1  Thank Clev5Clev
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely a great dining experience. Staff is fantastic, our waiter Don was as good as I have ever had. Never rushed and great space between courses. All of our meals were excellent, generous portions. You won’t be disappointed. Very enjoyable dining experience.

1  Thank Hoopnet4343
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ate at Charlie Gitto’s while in St. Louis on business in January and it was a great experience. It was sub zero weather when I was in town and dinner at Charlie Gitto’s is a great way to warm up. Their baked spaghetti with...More

1  Thank Trevor P
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Great restaurant downtown St. Louis. We were told it was the best Italian restaurant in the city. Lots and lots of memorabilia in the restaurant. Menu is primarily Italian food and lots of selection. Our waitress was very engaging and never wrote anything down that...More

Thank Dennis L
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Penny S
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Response from Mark N | Reviewed this property |
I don’t recall exactly what the prices are but I agree with the other person who provided an answer. It’s on the expensive side it not overly expensive
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
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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