Basso at The Cheshire

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"Basso is a sleek basement gastro pub with an Italian accent and a playful attitude. Descend the winding staircase and discover a restaurant abuzz with activity. The 5,000-square foot, 150-seat space features a blend of comfort and rusticity. The 40-seat bar is apropos for a venue that serves up 32 beers on tap. An Italian-centric wine list boasts a variety of unique pours, and a cocktail list sure to please those who appreciate a unique beverage. Basso’s menu celebrates authentic Italian cuisine with its creative use of ingredients largely found in the surrounding community. The culinary team is committed to forging relationships with growers and purveyors who can deliver high-quality products that translate into exceptional guest experiences. The diverse menu – available for dinner and late-night – incorporates house-made pastas and breads, wood-fired pizzas, roasted meats and veggies, and great items for sharing. A 40-seat bar is the anchor of Basso, so of course the beer, wine and cocktail lists are exceptional."

7036 Clayton Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63117

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TripAdvisor Rating:

205 Reviews | Write a Review
German-styled exterior hides surprising gem of a pizza place!
Reviewed By BlessedMomof8 May 2024

We were so impressed by our visit to Basso. We came during happy hour on a Tuesday and it was busy but not crowded. Our waiter, Dalton, was perfect: attentive service without hovering and so...

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Great for a place drink.
Reviewed By Jstinger March 2024

Wonderful atmosphere, comfortable seating, amazing bar staff, not inexpensive but a good time and good drinks. Very different.

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Very good place for beverages and food
Reviewed By travel55Seattle September 2023

Nice place for dinner, snacks or an adult beverage. Very good service and nice atmosphere for all. Basso can get crowded so time your visit accordingly.

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Hours

Mon-Thu 4-10pm, Fri-Sat 4-11pm and Sun 4-9pm

Handicap AccessibleMidtown/ClaytonClayton

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TripAdvisor Rating:

205 Reviews | Write a Review
German-styled exterior hides surprising gem of a pizza place!
Reviewed By BlessedMomof8 May 2024

We were so impressed by our visit to Basso. We came during happy hour on a Tuesday and it was busy but not crowded. Our waiter, Dalton, was perfect: attentive service without hovering and so...

Full Review
Great for a place drink.
Reviewed By Jstinger March 2024

Wonderful atmosphere, comfortable seating, amazing bar staff, not inexpensive but a good time and good drinks. Very different.

Full Review
Very good place for beverages and food
Reviewed By travel55Seattle September 2023

Nice place for dinner, snacks or an adult beverage. Very good service and nice atmosphere for all. Basso can get crowded so time your visit accordingly.

Full Review