Welcome to Welge Travel Report's guide to the best of St. Louis. WTR's St. Louis map shows you the location of The Missouri Botanical Garden and the Saint Louis Art Museum.
WTR's Carlota Cuisine describes the signature dish at The Crossing and what to order at The Sidney Street Café.
Welge Travel Report Notables for St. Louis
Getting around St. Louis
Public transportation in St. Louis
WTR's Tony Transit says the best info for public transportation in St. Louis is at http://stlouis-mo.gov-work/transportation-information.cfm
Amtrak (www.amtrak.com) - Your connection to more than 500 stations in 46 states. For online information and train schedules visit www.amtrak.com or call 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245)
People Watching in St. Louis
Our Francois Flaneur says the best "PW" in St. Louis is The Delmar Loop, Jefferson National Expansion Memorial and Benton Park.
Beverages in St. Louis
WTR's Larry Lager reminds us this is the home of Bud.
Dining in St. Louis
Our Carlota Cuisine says the best dinner is at Reed's American Table - D: W-M, 7322 Manchester Rd, 314-899-9821
Start with the bacon fat fried cornbread and fired pickes or the chili braised pork with tomatillo salsa.
Your main is the barley risotto with eggplant, squash and cucumber or the fried catfish with fingerlings and green beans.
Dessert is roasted pears with whipped mascarpone. Your wine is the '03 Robert Keenan Merlot.
Nightlife/Entertainment areas in St. Louis
WTR's Shauna Showtime says the best nightlife is at Laclede's Landing, Clayton, Forest Park and Soulard.
Shopping in St. Louis
Our Shari Shopper found the best shopping in the St. Louis directory for shopping (http://www.downtownstl.org/play/Shopping.aspx)
Business Information St. Louis
Saint Louis is open for your Business! Check out (http://www.stlouisco.com/DoingBusiness)
Recognition for St. Louis
We extend special thanks to the people who manage and/or own the institutions, museums and restaurants featured in our guides. In some instances we have relied on their descriptions and photos.
Lagniappe for St. Louis
WTR's Ernie Exhibit provides information on special current exhibitions for our featured museums such as: St. Louis Art Museum
Now to August 12, 2018 see Sun Xum: Time Spy
Contemporary Chinese artist Sun Xun uses woodblock printing, a centuries-old technique, to reimagine and transform the 21st century medium of digital animated film. In Time Spy (2016), Sun Xun has created a three-dimensional cinematic world that roams freely across time and cultures, following an enigmatic and visually driven narrative that draws its influences from both Eastern and Western traditions of art, history, myth, and imagination.