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2018 T&S Top 100

The locals have spoken! For the annual T&S Top 100 list, St. Louisans share their favorite spots in the area for everything from shopping, grabbing a drink and eating good food to relaxing and enjoying local events and cultural activities. Winners were determined by an online poll in 10 categories; the top 10 in each are spotlighted in alphabetical order.

eat: favorite place to grab a bite?
801 Chophouse
BrickTop’s
Farotto’s Pasta & Pizzeria
Katie’s Pizza & Pasta Osteria
Mai Lee
Mission Taco Joint
Olive + Oak
Paul Manno’s Cafe
Ruth’s Chris Steak House
Sportsman’s Park Restaurant & Bar

sweets: where do you satisfy your sweet tooth?
Andy’s Frozen Custard
Bissinger’s Handcrafted Chocolatier
Clementine’s Naughty & Nice Creamery
Cyrano’s Cafe
Jilly’s Cupcake Bar & Café
La Bonne Bouchée
McArthur’s Bakery Cafe
Nathaniel Reid Bakery
The Cheesecake Factory
Ted Drewes Frozen Custard

entertain: best spots for entertainment and culture?
City Museum
Forest Park
Missouri Botanical Garden
Missouri History Museum
Saint Louis Art Museum
Saint Louis Zoo
St. Louis Symphony
The Pageant
The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis
The Sheldon

local nonprofits: favorite local nonprofits to support?
Alzheimer’s Association
COCA
Eagle’s Wings
Girls on the Run
Humane Society of Missouri
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Missouri
Pathways to Independence
Saint Louis Ballet
Saint Louis Crisis Nursery
Stray Rescue of St. Louis

local fashion: favorite local boutiques for clothing, jewelry & accessories?
Blush Boutique
Dittos
Lusso
Mister Guy Clothiers
MOD Boutique
Paperdolls Boutique
Splash
The Women’s Exchange
Vie
Ylang Ylang

customer service: where do you get service with a smile?
Chick-fil-A
Edward Jones
Kaldi’s Coffee
Laurie’s Shoes
Nordstrom
Southwest Airlines
Straub’s Fine Grocers
The Fountains o f West County
The Gatesworth Communities: The Gatesworth, McKnight Place & Parc Provence
Whole Foods Market

pamper: where do you go to look and feel good?
Four Seasons Spa & Salon
Ginger Bay Salon & Spa
Gold’s Gym
Ladue Nails
Massage Envy
Orangetheory Fitness
PALM Health
The Face & The Body Spa & Salon
St. Louis Salon and Spa
Wellbridge Athletic Club & Spa

local events: favorite local events?
Fair St. Louis
Fox Theatre shows
Garden Glow at Missouri Botanical Garden
LouFest
Shakespeare Festival St. Louis
Saint Louis Art Fair
St. Louis Blues games
St. Louis Cardinals games
The Muny performances
Winter Wonder land at Tilles Park

local home decor: favorite local sources for home decor?
Christopher’s
Cocoon Home Consignment
Emporium St. Louis
Marcia Moore Design
Marketplace at the Abbey
Miriam Switching Post
Rusted Chandelier
The White Rabbit
Three French Hens Antiques
The Refind Room

drink: favorite place for a drink?
Bar Les Freres
Bar Louie
Bar Napoli
Brio Tuscan Grille
Circle 7 Ranch Taphouse & Grill
Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurants
Robust Wine Bar
Sasha’s Wine Bar
The Lobby Lounge at The Ritz-Carlton
Truffles Restaurant

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