The Fountain on Locust

  • Restaurants
  • Midtown/Clayton
  • Midtown

Named one of the Top 10 Restaurants and named Best Ice Cream Shop in the State of Missouri by MSN and Best Soups in St. Louis by the Riverfront Times. Best Grilled cheese in the state. Voted Best Restaurant to take Out-of-Towners to and the best restaurant in St.Louis (on a budget.) Most photographed restaurant in St. Louis. Home of the Ice Cream Martini. Fine fresh food, ice cream and cocktails. All in a one-of-a-kind, hand painted Art Deco interior.

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The ice cream parlor for kids AND adults!
Reviewed By David F June 2018

Kid friendly food and adult friendly beverages! I love their Cuban! The Fountain's version is the most moist and delicious one I have ever had - it isn't pressed, so the bread is light and flaky...

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Celebrating 80th
Reviewed By happyfamilyMacomb_Il June 2018

Girls weekend with Mom. What a fun place taking you back in time. Wonderful waiter Killian was very accommodating to our needs. Great food, reasonably priced and nostalgic atmosphere. Loved the large...

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Dangerously Good!
Reviewed By walthorticulture May 2018

Everything is so good here. Large menu of great drinks and entrees and desserts to match. All this set in a great atmosphere of 1920’s decor with wall murals, lighting fixtures from that era (when it...

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